Melton prior Institut


Linton- Life in the Collections

48) Literatur und Arbeiterbewegung. Studien zur Literaturkritik und frühen Prosa des Chartismus. (=Bremer Beiträge zur Literatur- und Ideologiegeschichte Bd. 1).

Frankfurt / M 1985

This study analyses the various components which were involved in the formation of early working-class literature, especially Chartist fiction, by examining two novels of Thomas Doubleday, which were published in Feargus O´Connor’s radical weekly Northern Star and Linton’s series of parables Records of the World’s Justice, which he wrote in 1839 for his journal The National. A Library for the People.