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"Ungentlemenly Habits: The Dramaturgy of Drug Addiction in Fin-de-Siècle Theatrical Adaptations of Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde"
VIctorian Medicine and Popular Culture (2015)
  • Meredith A. Conti
Publication Date
2015
Editor
Louise Penner and Tabitha Sparks
Publisher
Pickering and Chatto Press (acquired by Routledge)
Publisher Statement
This collection of essays explores the rise of scientific medicine and its impact on Victorian popular culture. Chapters include an examination of Dickens’s involvement with hospital funding, concerns over milk purity and the theatrical portrayal of drug addiction, plus a whole section devoted to medicine in crime fiction.
Citation Information
Meredith A. Conti. ""Ungentlemenly Habits: The Dramaturgy of Drug Addiction in Fin-de-Siècle Theatrical Adaptations of Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde"" LondonVIctorian Medicine and Popular Culture (2015)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/meredith_a_conti/18/