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The fictions of romantic tourism

Author: George G Dekker
Publisher: Stanford, California Stanford University Press 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Romantic novelists Ann Radcliffe, Sir Walter Scott, and Mary Shelley were keen tourists and influential contributors to the discourse of Romantic tourism. The shaping power of this discourse  Read more...

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Named Person: Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley; Ann Ward Radcliffe; Walter Scott, Sir; Shelley mary woolstoncraft.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George G Dekker
ISBN: 0804750084 9780804750080
OCLC Number: 433390158
Notes: Índice.
Description: x, 314 p. 24 cm
Contents: @toc: Table of Contents List of Illustrations 4 Preface 5 Introduction 9 1. The Fictions of Romantic Tourism 76 2. The Fictionality of the Romantic Novel 153 3. Radcliffe the Tourist 194 4. Radcliffe and the Fictions of Spiritual Tourism 244 5. Tourist Transport in Waverley and The Heart of Mid-Lothian 312 6. Scott the Tourist: Guy Mannering and the Turner Illustrations 388 7. Mary Shelley and the Fictions of Companionable Tourism 477 8. Fictions of Pilgrimage: Italy's "Magical and Memorable Abodes" 523
Responsibility: George G. Dekker.
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