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Time and the Moment in Victorian Literature and Society

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Sudden changes, opportunities or revelations have always carried a special significance in western culture, from the Greek and later the Christian kairos to Evangelical experiences of conversion. This fascinating book explores the ways in which England, under the influence of industrializing forces and increased precision in assessing the passing of time, attached importan ...more
Hardcover, 285 pages
Published 2012 by Cambridge University Press (first published November 30th 2011)
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