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industrial Novel

Overview page. Subjects: Literary Studies (19th Century).

All nineteenth-century British novels are “industrial” in the sense that they were written during the Industrial Revolution, which made Britain the largest exporter of mass-produced goods...

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industrial Novel

Overview page. Subjects: Literary Studies (19th Century).

All nineteenth-century British novels are “industrial” in the sense that they were written during the Industrial Revolution, which made Britain the largest exporter of mass-produced goods...

See overview in Oxford Index

industrial novels

in Oxford Reader's Companion to Dickens

January 2000; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (19th Century). 774 words.

The first industrial novels tended to concentrate on heart-rending stories of individual misery rather than attempting to describe or encompass

The Industrial Novel

Catherine Gallagher.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of British Literature

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 2954 words.

All nineteenth-century British novels are “industrial” in the sense that they were written during the Industrial Revolution, which made Britain

Industrial Accidents and Novel Insurances

Paul Fyfe.

in By Accident or Design

April 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Studies (19th Century); Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 13998 words.

Few problems so plagued the industrializing city as fires. In the 1840s, on the uncertain ground of places like Manchester in England’s north, a diverse cohort of manufacturers, business...

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Industrial waste based compost as a source of novel cellulolytic strains and enzymes

Antonella Amore, Olimpia Pepe, Valeria Ventorino, Leila Birolo, Chiara Giangrande and Vincenza Faraco.

in FEMS Microbiology Letters

February 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Journal Article. 4328 words.

Abstract

Ninety bacteria isolated from raw composting materials were screened for their cellulolytic activity on solid medium containing...

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Expression cloning of fungal enzyme genes; a novel approach for efficient isolation of enzyme genes of industrial relevance

Henrik Dalbøge.

in FEMS Microbiology Reviews

August 1997; p ublished online January 2006 .

Journal Article. 5295 words.

Abstract

Expression cloning is a relatively new method for fast and efficient cloning of enzyme genes from fungi that are known to make complex enzyme...

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Love on the Dole

Edited by John Ayto and Ian Crofton.

in Brewer's Dictionary of Modern Phrase & Fable

January 2009; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 108 words.

The first novel (1933) by Walter Greenwood (1903–74), set in the industrial town of Salford, where

Hard Times

in Oxford Reader's Companion to Dickens

January 2000; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (19th Century). 2971 words.

Dickens's tenth and shortest novel, his only one set entirely outside London, in a provincial industrial town. Juxtaposing schoolroom with

Hard Times

Edited by Margaret Drabble, Jenny Stringer and Daniel Hahn.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 206 words.

a novel by Dickens, published 1854.

Thomas Gradgrind, a citizen of Coketown, a northern industrial city, is a

Fantouré, Alioum (b. 1938)

Dorothy Blair.

in The New Oxford Companion to Literature in French

January 1995; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (European). 359 words.

(b. 1938).

Guinean economist, working for the United Nations Industrial Development Organization in Vienna. His first novel,

Storia, La (1974)

Michael Caesar.

in The Oxford Companion to Italian Literature

January 2002; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (European). 60 words.

(1974).

Elsa Morante's third novel, and one of Italy's first industrially programmed best-sellers. Set principally in Rome

Gaskell, Elizabeth Cleghorn (1810–65)

in World Encyclopedia

P ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: General Studies. 46 words.

She explored the problems of the industrial poor in her novels Mary Barton (1848) and North and South

A Turquoise Mess: Green Subsidies, Blue Industrial Policy and Renewable Energy: The Case for Redrafting the Subsidies Agreement of the WTO

Aaron Cosbey and Petros C. Mavroidis.

in Journal of International Economic Law

March 2014; p ublished online March 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Public International Law; Economics. 18104 words.

Canada-Renewable Energy presented the WTO Panel and Appellate Body (AB) with a novel issue: at the heart of the dispute was a measure adopted by the province of Ontario whereby...

Hard Times

Edited by Dinah Birch and Katy Hooper.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 209 words.

A novel by Charles *Dickens, published 1854. Thomas Gradgrind, a citizen of Coketown, a northern industrial city (based on Dickens's impressions of Preston), is a misguided exponent of ...

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Hard Times

Edited by Dinah Birch.

in The Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 324 words.

A novel by Charles *Dickens, published 1854. Thomas Gradgrind, a citizen of Coketown, a northern industrial city (based on impressions of Preston, which Dickens visited in ...

Industrialism and the Victorian Novel

Evan Horowitz.

in The Oxford Handbook of the Victorian Novel

July 2013; p ublished online December 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Literature; Literary Studies (19th Century). 9825 words.

“Industrialism and the Victorian Novel” offers a new model for thinking about the relation between industrialism and literature, emphasizing the acceleration of social and economic change...

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Christian Wahnschaffe

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

A novel by J. Wassermann, published in 1919 (2 vols.). It portrays the idle futile life of the wealthy nobility and the families of industrial magnates who associate with them. ...

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Salford

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

Greater Manchester

Old industrial city separated from Manchester by the river Irwell. In 1903 Walter Greenwood was born on Ellor St. and educated at...

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La Storia

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

(1974).

Elsa Morante's third novel, and one of Italy's first industrially programmed best-sellers. Set principally in Rome in 1943, it has a slow-witted young woman, her child, and...

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L' Emploi du temps

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

Novel by Butor, published 1956. Presented as the diary of Jacques Revel, a young Frenchman spending a year in ‘Bleston’, an industrial city in the north of England inspired by ...

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