The Beginnings of University English

Extramural Study, 1885–1910

  • Alexandra Lawrie

About this book


Drawing on previously unseen archival material, The Beginnings of University English explores the innovative and scholarly ways in which English literature was taught to extramural students in England during the fin de siècle, and sheds new light on the modern roots of tertiary-level English teaching.


English literature English studies novel

Authors and affiliations

  • Alexandra Lawrie
    • 1
  1. 1.Edinburgh UniversityUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2014
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Literature Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-45630-7
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-30911-2
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