Fortune's Wheel : Dickens & Iconography of Womens Time Hardback
This volume explores the ways that Charles Dickens appropriated and made central to his novels the dominant symbol of his age.
The author argues that Dickens' contribution to the iconographic and narrative traditions was to fuse the classical image of the wheel - fortune - with the industrial one.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 288 pages
- Publisher: Ohio University Press
- Publication Date: 22/10/2003
- Category: Literary studies: c 1800 to c 1900
- ISBN: 9780821415146