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The Resource Literary tourism and nineteenth-century culture, edited by Nicola J. Watson, (electronic book)

Literary tourism and nineteenth-century culture, edited by Nicola J. Watson, (electronic book)

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Literary tourism and nineteenth-century culture
Title
Literary tourism and nineteenth-century culture
Statement of responsibility
edited by Nicola J. Watson
Title variation
Literary tourism and 19th-century culture
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book offers both an introduction to the vibrant field of literary tourism studies and a selection of cutting-edge cross-disciplinary research. Indispensable for students and scholars of nineteenth-century literature and culture, it provides fascinating insights into the reception of, amongst others, Shakespeare, Dickens, Byron and Wordsworth
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UK-WkNB
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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1958-
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Watson, Nicola J.
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  • Authors, English
  • Authors, American
  • Literary landmarks
  • Cultural geography
  • Tourism
  • Great Britain
  • United States
Label
Literary tourism and nineteenth-century culture, edited by Nicola J. Watson, (electronic book)
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Publication
Note
  • Originally published in: 2009
  • Papers presented at the conference "Literary tourism and nineteenth-century culture", held in London at the Institute for English Studies in June 2007
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Notes on the Contributors -- Introduction / N.J.Watson -- From Early Modern to Romantic Literary Tourism: a Diachronical Perspective / H.Hendrix -- Making Their Mark: Writing the Nineteenth-century Poet's Grave / S.Matthews -- The Land of Burns: Between Myth and Heritage / K.Wilson-Costa -- Literary Biography and the Making of the Poet's House / J.North -- Building the Author's House: Abbotsford and Wayside / E.Hazard -- Bringing Down the House: Restoring Shakespeare's Birthplace / J.Thomas -- Women Re-read Shakespeare Country / G.Marshall -- Ghosting Grasmere: the Musealisation of Dove Cottage / P.Atkin -- John Murray's Handbooks to Italy: Making Tourism Literary / B.Schaff -- Selling Literary Tourism to the Literati: The Bookman in the Early 1890s / M.D.Stetz -- A woman's Place: Elizabeth Gaskell and Literary Tourism / P.Corpron -- Parker Rambles in Literary London / N.J.Watson -- Home, Country, World: Modes of Dickensian Time-travel / A.Booth -- Wessex, Literary Pilgrims, and Thomas Hardy-- S.Haslam Americans and Anti-tourism / S.Foster -- Take-away Heritage: Or, How America 'Inherited' Literary Tourism / P.Westover -- Uncle Tom in Paradise: Harriet Beecher Stowe and Florida Tourism / D.Roberts -- On the Trail of Rider Haggard in South Africa / L.Stiebel -- Index
Extent
244 p.
File format
one file format
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780230234109
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unknown
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unknown
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unknown
Specific material designation
remote
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Requires Adobe Reader
Label
Literary tourism and nineteenth-century culture, edited by Nicola J. Watson, (electronic book)
Publication
Note
  • Originally published in: 2009
  • Papers presented at the conference "Literary tourism and nineteenth-century culture", held in London at the Institute for English Studies in June 2007
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Notes on the Contributors -- Introduction / N.J.Watson -- From Early Modern to Romantic Literary Tourism: a Diachronical Perspective / H.Hendrix -- Making Their Mark: Writing the Nineteenth-century Poet's Grave / S.Matthews -- The Land of Burns: Between Myth and Heritage / K.Wilson-Costa -- Literary Biography and the Making of the Poet's House / J.North -- Building the Author's House: Abbotsford and Wayside / E.Hazard -- Bringing Down the House: Restoring Shakespeare's Birthplace / J.Thomas -- Women Re-read Shakespeare Country / G.Marshall -- Ghosting Grasmere: the Musealisation of Dove Cottage / P.Atkin -- John Murray's Handbooks to Italy: Making Tourism Literary / B.Schaff -- Selling Literary Tourism to the Literati: The Bookman in the Early 1890s / M.D.Stetz -- A woman's Place: Elizabeth Gaskell and Literary Tourism / P.Corpron -- Parker Rambles in Literary London / N.J.Watson -- Home, Country, World: Modes of Dickensian Time-travel / A.Booth -- Wessex, Literary Pilgrims, and Thomas Hardy-- S.Haslam Americans and Anti-tourism / S.Foster -- Take-away Heritage: Or, How America 'Inherited' Literary Tourism / P.Westover -- Uncle Tom in Paradise: Harriet Beecher Stowe and Florida Tourism / D.Roberts -- On the Trail of Rider Haggard in South Africa / L.Stiebel -- Index
Extent
244 p.
File format
one file format
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780230234109
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Requires Adobe Reader

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