New to this edition
Readership: Readers of classic fiction, of
Elizabeth Gaskell, and Victorian fiction, and students of English Literature, the novel, cultural studies, Victorian literature and society.
Tim Dolin is the author of George Eliot in the Authors in Context series for Oxford World's Classics, and he has introduced Charlotte Brontë's Villette and Hardy's A Pair of Blue Eyes for the series. He has edited three Hardy novels for Penguin and his book on Thomas Hardy in the Life and Times series was published by Haus in 2008.