New to this edition
Readership: Readers of Victorian fiction and modern literature, including Irish literature, those interested in the representation of women and of London life and labour in the nineteenth century, and in the history of horse racing and gambling; students of Victorian
literature, fin-de-siècle literature, Irish studies, women's studies, cultural studies.
Stephen Regan is the editor of Irish Writing: An Anthology of Irish Literature in English 1789-1939 in OWC. He is a Visiting Scholar in the Department of English at Harvard University (2011-12).
"'a really wonderful book...exciting, interesting, engrossing'" - Colm Toibin, Radio 4 'Open Book'