Precocious children and childish adults : age inversion in Victorian literature / Claudia Nelson.

"Especially evident in Victorian-era writings is a rhetorical tendency to liken adults to children and children to adults. Claudia Nelson examines this literary phenomenon and explores the ways in which writers discussed the child-adult relationship during this period. Though far from ubiquitou...

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Main Author: Nelson, Claudia.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Baltimore, Md. : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2012.
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