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The Resource Gains and losses : novels of faith and doubt in Victorian England, by Robert Lee Wolff

Gains and losses : novels of faith and doubt in Victorian England, by Robert Lee Wolff

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Gains and losses : novels of faith and doubt in Victorian England
Title
Gains and losses
Title remainder
novels of faith and doubt in Victorian England
Statement of responsibility
by Robert Lee Wolff
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the works of John Henry Newman, Charlotte Yonge, Elizabeth Missing Sewell, Mrs. Oliphant, Emma Worboise, Hesba Stretton, Elizabeth Charles, George MacDonald, William Hale White, Edmund Gosse, Mrs. Lynn Linton, J.A. Froude, Geraldine Jewsbury, Mrs. Humphrey Ward, W.H. Mallock, Samuel Butler, Charles Maurice Davies, Benjamin Disraeli, George Eliot, Frederick William Farrar, Charles Kingsley, Frederick Dension Maurice, Walter Pater, Harriett Mozley, Francis Edward Paget, F.W. Robinson, Felicia Mary Frances Skene, Anthony Trollope, and others
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wolff, Robert Lee
Dewey number
823/.03
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR878.R5
LC item number
W6 1977
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English fiction
  • Religious fiction, English
  • Belief and doubt in literature
  • Religion in literature
  • Roman anglais
  • Religion et littérature
  • Religion (Motiv)
  • Roman
  • Glaube (Motiv)
  • Religion
  • Englisch
Label
Gains and losses : novels of faith and doubt in Victorian England, by Robert Lee Wolff
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 513-516
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ch.4. Broad church. The "Cambridge network". Broad churchmanship, Alexandrian style : Hypatia. "Broad church" or "hard church"? : perversion. Portrait of a seer : F. D. Maurice in George MacDonald's David Elginbrod. Two popularizers : Robinson and Davies. A summing up -- Pt.3. Ch.5. Dissent. Outsiders and renegades : Mrs. Oliphant, George MacDonald, William Hale White, Edmund Gosse, and others -- Pt.4. "No church." Varieties of doubt. Ch.6. "Only infinite jumble and mess and dislocation." Preliminary. William Hale White's Freethinkers. Mrs. Lynn Linton and Christ as a communist -- Ch.7. "Spiritual agonizing bellyaches." J. A. Froude and Geraldine Jewsbury. Earnestness in the second generation : William Delafield Arnold. Voices from South Africa and Australia -- Ch.8. The impact of science. The telescope atop the tracts. An OUTCAST, alone and desolate. Laxity combatted. To atheism and back. Science, religion, and Samuel Butler -- Ch.9. Earnestness in the third generation : Mrs. Humphry Ward. Robert Elsmere : "The typical process of the present day." "The grand intellectual novel" : Helbeck of Bannisdale -- Ch.10. "Souls bereaved." The novels of W. H. Mallock. "A systematic stock-taking of the English mind." Sex, melancholia, and religion. The social question and religion. Love and religion. "Fantastic tricks." A summing up
Control code
2542022
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 537 pages, 7 unnumbered leaves of plates
Isbn
9780824016173
Lccn
75000641
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)216345
Label
Gains and losses : novels of faith and doubt in Victorian England, by Robert Lee Wolff
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 513-516
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ch.4. Broad church. The "Cambridge network". Broad churchmanship, Alexandrian style : Hypatia. "Broad church" or "hard church"? : perversion. Portrait of a seer : F. D. Maurice in George MacDonald's David Elginbrod. Two popularizers : Robinson and Davies. A summing up -- Pt.3. Ch.5. Dissent. Outsiders and renegades : Mrs. Oliphant, George MacDonald, William Hale White, Edmund Gosse, and others -- Pt.4. "No church." Varieties of doubt. Ch.6. "Only infinite jumble and mess and dislocation." Preliminary. William Hale White's Freethinkers. Mrs. Lynn Linton and Christ as a communist -- Ch.7. "Spiritual agonizing bellyaches." J. A. Froude and Geraldine Jewsbury. Earnestness in the second generation : William Delafield Arnold. Voices from South Africa and Australia -- Ch.8. The impact of science. The telescope atop the tracts. An OUTCAST, alone and desolate. Laxity combatted. To atheism and back. Science, religion, and Samuel Butler -- Ch.9. Earnestness in the third generation : Mrs. Humphry Ward. Robert Elsmere : "The typical process of the present day." "The grand intellectual novel" : Helbeck of Bannisdale -- Ch.10. "Souls bereaved." The novels of W. H. Mallock. "A systematic stock-taking of the English mind." Sex, melancholia, and religion. The social question and religion. Love and religion. "Fantastic tricks." A summing up
Control code
2542022
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 537 pages, 7 unnumbered leaves of plates
Isbn
9780824016173
Lccn
75000641
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)216345

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