Victorian writing about risk : imagining a safe England in a dangerous world /
"In Victorian Writing about Risk, Elaine Freedgood explores the geography of risk produced by a wide spectrum of once-popular literature, including works on politic economy, sanitary reform, balloon flight, Alpine mountaineering and African exploration. The consolations offered by this geograph...
|Online Access:||Electronic book from EBSCO|
|Published:||Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2000.|
|Series:||Cambridge studies in nineteenth-century literature and culture ;