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  • Paperback: 256 pages
  • Publisher: Routledge (Jan. 11 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0415591511
  • ISBN-13: 978-0415591515
  • Product Dimensions: 15.5 x 1.5 x 23.1 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 440 g
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This is an ideal foundation text, and one that operates too as a springboard in its breadth as well as its finely detailed analyses. - Review 31

About the Author

Sarah Edwards lectures in English Studies at the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK. Her publications include articles in Women’s Writing, Journal of Gender Studies, Life Writing, Journal of Popular Culture, Adaptation and Review of English Studies. She is currently completing a monograph, The Edwardians Since 1910, and is the leader of an ESRC seminar series, Nostalgia in the 21st Century (2010–11).

Jonathan Charley is Director of Cultural Studies in the Department of Architecture at the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK. He studied architecture in London and Moscow and works mainly on the political and social history of buildings and cities.

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