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Drinking Dilemmas (book review)

Yves Laberge, book review of Thomas Thurnell-Reed, ed., Drinking Dilemmas: Space, culture and identity (Routledge and BSA Alcohol Study Group, 2018), in Sociological Research Online,26 February 2019.


Public-house garden (article)

Fiona Fisher and Rebecca Preston, “Light, airy and open: the design and use of the suburban public-house garden in England between the wars,” Studies in the History of Gardens and Designed Landscapes 39/1 (Jan.-March 2019): 5-21.

Drugs and addiction in literature (book)

Adam Colman, Drugs and the Addiction Aesthetic in Nineteenth-Century Literature (PalgraveMacmillan, 2019)

Shelley, Alcohol, and the “world we make”: Habit’s Patterns in The Cenci

The Labyrinths of De Quincey’s Confessions of an English Opium-Eater

From Lotos-Eaters to Lotus-Eaters: Tennyson’s And Rossetti’s Mediated Addiction

Bleak House’s Addictive Detective-Work

Optative Movement and Drink in Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

Epilogue: Generic Variety in Marie Corelli’s Wormwood and Beyond