Norton Critical Editions:Nineteenth-Century Literature

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    Mary Shelley, J. Paul Hunter

    Second Edition


    The best-selling student edition on the market, now available in a Second Edition.

  • The Picture of Dorian Gray

    Oscar Wilde, Michael Patrick Gillespie

    Third Edition


    “This edition is of the utmost importance to those interested in Wilde and literary modernism. It seems certain to become the standard edition of Dorian Gray.” —Ned Lukacher, University of Illinois at Chicago

  • 9780393922424 72

    The Rise of Silas Lapham

    William Dean Howells, Paul R. Petrie


    Including several images in various media to help paint a fuller picture of Howells's time and place. A rich selection of correspondence to and...

  • 9781324000556 72

    An Essay on the Principle of Population

    Thomas Robert Malthus, Joyce E. Chaplin

    First Edition


    The world’s population is now 7.4 billion people. As we stand witness to a possible reversal of modernity’s positive trends, Thomas Malthus’s pessimism is worth full reconsideration.