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Darwinism in the English novel, 1860-1910

Leo Justin Henkin

Darwinism in the English novel, 1860-1910

the impact of evolution on Victorian fiction

by Leo Justin Henkin

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Published by Corporate press, inc. in New York city .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature and science,
  • English fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism,
  • Evolution

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Leo J. Henkin.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR878.E9 H4 1940a
    The Physical Object
    Pagination303 p.
    Number of Pages303
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14179152M
    LC Control Number41003564

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0 Reviews. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Contents. chapter. Evolutionary Thought in the. Darwinism in the English Novel Hardcover – by Leo J. Henkin (Author) See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" — Author: Leo J. Henkin. Darwinism in the English novel, by Leo Justin Henkin; 3 editions; First published in ; Subjects: English fiction, History and criticism, Literature and science, Evolution, Social Darwinism in literature, Influence, Evolution (Biology) in literature; Places: Great Britain; People: Charles Darwin (); Times: 19th century, 20th century.

Get this from a library. Darwinism in the English novel, ; the impact of evolution on Victorian fiction. 1860-1910 book [Leo Justin Henkin]. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Darwinism in the English novel, by Leo Justin Henkin,Russell & Russell edition, in EnglishPages: Leo J.

Henkin is the author of Darwinism in the English Novel, ( avg rating, 1 rating, 0 reviews, published ) and Model Letters For All 5/5(1). About two-thirds of the way through George Du Maurier's Trilby (), a novel that entranced the reading public with its descriptions of Bohemian Paris and mesmerism, there is a seventeen-page digression on The Origin of rumination is sparked by the fact that Little Billee is “reading Mr.

Darwin's immortal book for the third time” while he contemplates proposing to the parson Cited by: 4.

The best known older study is Leo Henkin, Darwinism in the English Novel, (, repr. New York: Russell and Russell, ). New York: Russell and Russell, ).

Charles Darwin’s Theory of Evolution and the Intellectual Ferment of the Mid- and Late Victorian Periods No book has so profoundly affected the modern view of man than Darwin’s The Origin of the Species (), Darwinism in the English Novel, The Impact of Evolution on Victorian Fiction.

New York: Russell & Russell, Henkin, Leo J. Darwinism in the English Novel, The Impact of Evolution on Victorian Fiction. The main premise of Charles Darwin's still controversial book, Descent of Man, is that.

Henkin, Leo Justin (), Darwinism in the English Novel, The Impact of Evolution on Victorian Fiction (New York: Russell & Russell). First published inthis is the standard treatment, especially for minor fictional works. Major authors like Hardy are treated very sketchily.

only "book" on Darwin in American fiction is Arthur E. Jones Jr.'s twenty-one-page Darwinism and Its Relationship to Realism and Naturalism in American Fiction, (). In the appendix, I trace the discussion of Darwinism in American literary history since Cited by: This book, then, is not the story of two cultures locked [End Page ] in an agon, but rather an argument about the genre of the novel and the discipline of science in a period when both science and novel-writing were in the process of professionalization” (6).

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2These quotes are from, respectively, Leo J. Henkin, Darwinism in the English Novel, (New York: Corporate Press, ), p. ; Peter Caws, "Evidence and Testimony: Philip Henry Gosse and the Omphalos Theory," Six Studies in Nineteenth-Century English Literature and Thought.

Start studying History Chapter Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. This book, then, is not the story of two cultures locked in an agon, but rather an argument about the genre of the novel and the discipline of science in a period when both science and novel Author: Elaine Ostry.

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Press, ); Erwin Arthur Robinson, "The Influ.Henkin, L J () Darwinism in the English Novel, – (New York: Russell and Russell) Google Scholar Hobbes, T () Leviathan, C B MacPherson (ed.) (Aylesbury: Pengu in Author: Neil Sargent.Darwinism in the English Novel – The Cambridge Illustrated History of Astronomy Darwin to Double Helix: The Biological Theme in Science Fiction Jan