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The Wind and the Moon George MacDonald Said the Wind to the Moon, “I will blow you out; You stare In the air Like a ghost in a chair, Always looking what I am about — I hate to be … Continue reading
THE JUMBLIES by Edward Lear I. They went to sea in a Sieve, they did, In a Sieve they went to sea: In spite of all their friends could say, On a winter’s morn, on a stormy day, In a … Continue reading
The Walrus and the Carpenter by Lewis Carroll “The sun was shining on the sea, Shining with all his might: He did his very best to make The billows smooth and bright— And this was odd, because it was The … Continue reading
These artists of the Victorian era reflected some of the same artistic ideas as the writers of the period, such as Oscar Wilde. Click on each work of art below to see it in a larger size.
Victorian/Modern Comparison by Dr. Melba Cuddy-Keane An exercise in relational definition: Early comparisons between the Victorian novel and the modernist novel set up the following binaries: (Compare the later binary oppositions posited between the modernism and postmodernism. How does the … Continue reading