TITLE

Darwinian Entanglement in Hudson's Green Mansions

AUTHOR(S)
Glendening, John
PUB. DATE
June 2000
SOURCE
English Literature in Transition, 1880-1920;2000, Vol. 43 Issue 3, p259
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
Claims that the novel "Green Mansions" by W. H. Hudson shows a conflicting adoption of the evolutionary theories of Charles Darwin and J. B. Lamarck. Elements of Darwin's "On the Origin of Species" in the novel; Discussion on evolution and natural selection in the novel; Argument of the author that the novel signifies the unsettled clash between romance and reality; Dramatization of Darwin's entangled bank.
ACCESSION #
15746760

 

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