The Magic Lantern
Representations of the Double in Dickens
Published July 13th 2007 by Routledge – 212 pages
The book provides an original investigation of the double trope as a central area of Dicken’s writings in their relation to Victorian culture, using this examination of the double to shed light on such issues as urban space and imperialism in the Victorian era.
Introduction 1. Writing the Double 2. Double Characters 3. Dreamlands 4. Double Meaningd