Rauch, Alan.

Useful knowledge : the Victorians, morality, and the march of intellect / Alan Rauch. - Durham, NC ; London : Duke University Press, 2001. - x, 292 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

Includes bibliographical references (p.249-277) and index.

082232668X(pbk. : alk. paper) 0822326639


Literature and science--History--Great Britain--19th century.
Learning and scholarship in literature.
Intellectuals in literature.
Ethics in literature.
English fiction--History and criticism.--19th century
Knowledge, Theory of, in literature.

Great Britain--Intellectual life--19th century.
Great Britain--History--Victoria, 1837-1901.

PR878.K54 R38 2001