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The Resource The Victorians and the ancient world : archaeology and classicism in nineteenth-century culture, edited by Richard Pearson

The Victorians and the ancient world : archaeology and classicism in nineteenth-century culture, edited by Richard Pearson

Label
The Victorians and the ancient world : archaeology and classicism in nineteenth-century culture
Title
The Victorians and the ancient world
Title remainder
archaeology and classicism in nineteenth-century culture
Statement of responsibility
edited by Richard Pearson
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UKM
Index
no index present
LC call number
DA533
LC item number
.V53 2006
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Pearson, Richard
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Archaeology
  • Classicism
  • Great Britain
Label
The Victorians and the ancient world : archaeology and classicism in nineteenth-century culture, edited by Richard Pearson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
From primitive to civilised : social evolution in Victorian anthropology and archaeology / Mark Pluciennik -- "A race for incorporation" : ancient Egypt and its mummies in science and popular culture / Iman Hamam -- A.H. Layard's Nineveh and its remains : the cultural material of Assyrian archaeology / Richard Pearson -- Digging Saxon graves in Victorian Britain / Howard Williams -- The palaeolithic modern : from Altamira to Guernica / David Richards -- The exploration of the soil is a voyage in time : Victorian participation in the excavation of Gloucestershire's prehistoric burial mounds / Julien Parsons -- Discovering Gilgamesh : George Smith and the Victorian horizon of history / Vybarr Cregan-Reid -- "The city of resurrections" : Arthur Machen and the archaeological imagination / Alex Warwick -- "Peeping behind the curtain" : the significance of classical texts in the sexual self-construction of Anne Lister / Anira Rowanchild -- "Imprinted on the mind and body" : Swinburne's Catullan Ictus / Amanda Kolson Hurley -- "The earthly realisation of his formless desire" : Victorian revisions of the Pygmalion myth / Jane Thomas -- Domesticating the goddess : popular issues of class and gender in J.R. Planche's classical extravaganzas / Richard Pearson
Control code
ocm72868859
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xx, 208 p.
Isbn
9781847180445
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The Victorians and the ancient world : archaeology and classicism in nineteenth-century culture, edited by Richard Pearson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
From primitive to civilised : social evolution in Victorian anthropology and archaeology / Mark Pluciennik -- "A race for incorporation" : ancient Egypt and its mummies in science and popular culture / Iman Hamam -- A.H. Layard's Nineveh and its remains : the cultural material of Assyrian archaeology / Richard Pearson -- Digging Saxon graves in Victorian Britain / Howard Williams -- The palaeolithic modern : from Altamira to Guernica / David Richards -- The exploration of the soil is a voyage in time : Victorian participation in the excavation of Gloucestershire's prehistoric burial mounds / Julien Parsons -- Discovering Gilgamesh : George Smith and the Victorian horizon of history / Vybarr Cregan-Reid -- "The city of resurrections" : Arthur Machen and the archaeological imagination / Alex Warwick -- "Peeping behind the curtain" : the significance of classical texts in the sexual self-construction of Anne Lister / Anira Rowanchild -- "Imprinted on the mind and body" : Swinburne's Catullan Ictus / Amanda Kolson Hurley -- "The earthly realisation of his formless desire" : Victorian revisions of the Pygmalion myth / Jane Thomas -- Domesticating the goddess : popular issues of class and gender in J.R. Planche's classical extravaganzas / Richard Pearson
Control code
ocm72868859
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xx, 208 p.
Isbn
9781847180445
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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