By Isobel Armstrong
In a piece that's uniquely accomplished and theoretically astute, Isobel Armstrong rescues Victorian poetry from its longstanding sepia photo as `a moralised type of romantic verse', and reveals its frequently subversive critique of nineteenth-century tradition and politics.
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