Conversion and Reform in the British Novel in the 1790s

A Revolution of Opinions

  • Authors
  • A.¬†A.¬†Markley

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xix
  2. A. A. Markley
    Pages 1-21
  3. A. A. Markley
    Pages 23-55
  4. A. A. Markley
    Pages 151-180
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 181-278

About this book


Conversion and Reform analyzes the work of those British reformists writing in the 1790s who reshaped the conventions of fiction to reposition the novel as a progressive political tool. Includes new readings of key figures such as Mary Wollstonecraft and Thomas Holcroft.


British novel fiction Great Britain novel

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