Heart and Science

Heart and Science

by Wilkie Collins


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Reproduction of the original: Heart and Science by Wilkie Collins

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9798684987236
Publisher: Independently published
Publication date: 01/28/2021
Pages: 346
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.72(d)

About the Author

Steve Farmer who received his doctorate from the University of Kansas and now teaches at Arizona State University, is a specialist in late Victorian fiction.

Date of Birth:

December 8, 1824

Date of Death:

September 23, 1889

Place of Birth:

London, England

Place of Death:

London, England


Studied law at Lincoln¿s Inn, London

Table of Contents

A Note on the Text
Photographs of Collins’s Manuscript
Wilkie Collins: A Brief Chronology

Heart and Science

Appendix A: Reviews of Heart and Science
Appendix B: The Vivisection Debate of the 1870s and 1880s
Appendix C: Frances Power Cobbe’s Account of the Ferrier Trial
Appendix D: Author’s letters about Heart and Science
Appendix E: From A.C. Swinburne’s Obituary Notice on Collins
Appendix F: The Times’s Notice of Professor Helmholtz’s Visit to London, 12 April 1881
Appendix G: Belgravia serial part divisions and corresponding page numbers in this edition
Appendix H: Robert Browning’s Anti-vivisectionist poetry

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