Victorian Time : Technologies, Standardizations, Catastrophes Hardback
Edited by T. Ferguson
Part of the Palgrave Studies in Nineteenth-Century Writing and Culture series
Victorian Time examines how literature of the era registers the psychological impact of the onset of a modern, industrialized experience of time as time-saving technologies, such as steam-powered machinery, aimed at making economic life more efficient, signalling the dawn of a new age of accelerated time.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 219 pages, XII, 219 p.
- Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
- Publication Date: 17/01/2013
- Category: Literary studies: c 1800 to c 1900
- ISBN: 9781137007971