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The Victorian Age

A study of social, technological, spiritual, and cultural changes in Victorian England (1830s to 1880s) as reflected in tensions-between community and individualism, tradition and progress, belief and doubt, utility and feeling-in works by such writers as Carlyle, Mill, Browning, Barrett Browning, Macaulay, Dickens, Tennyson, Arnold, Ruskin, and Pater. Consideration is given to music and visual arts.

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