The Jew in the Literature of...

The Jew in the Literature of England sums up a history of the Jew as he was reflected in the literature of a civilization. Modder's sense of incident and detail, his command of a whole literature, his capacity to develop the social history that underpins literature make his study both absorbing and illuminating.

CONTENTSPreface v Introduction by Howard Mumford Jones ix I. The Jew in Medieval England 1 II. The Tudor Renaissance 17 III. The Return of the Jew to England 31 IV. The Eighteenth Century 46 V. The Dawn of a New Era: 1800– 1833 77 VI. The Romantic Revival 108 VII. The Regency Novelists and Sir Walter Scott 126 VIII. Among the Early Victorians 156 IX. The Disraelian Era 192 X. Charles Dickens and the Realistic School 217 XI. The Victorian Compromise 237 XII. The End of an Era 267 XIII. “ The Old Order changeth . . .” 310 XIV. Conclusion 347 Notes 367 Bibliography 381 Glossary 427 Index 429   C h a p t e r Home  | T O C  | I n d e x For use on stand- alone, non- institutional computers only. To purchase Scholar PDF version with advanced functionality, go to www. publishersrow. com

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FRONT MATTERTitle pageDedication PageCopyright PagePrefaceContentsIntroduction by Howard Mumford JonesI. The Jew in Medieval EnglandII. The Tudor RenaissanceIII. The Return of the Jew to EnglandIV. The Eighteenth CenturyV. The Dawn of a New Era: 1800–1833VI. The Romantic RevivalVII. The Regency Novelists and Sir Walter ScottVIII. Among the Early VictoriansIX. The Disraelian EraX. Charles Dickens and the Realistic SchoolXI. The Victorian CompromiseXII. The End of an EraXIII. “The Old Order changeth . . .”XIV. ConclusionNOTESBIBLIOGRAPHYGLOSSARYINDEX
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