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書名 Literary tourism and nineteenth-century culture [electronic resource] / edited by Nicola J.Watson
出版項 Basingstoke [England] ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2009
國際標準書號 9780230234109
0230234100
國際標準號碼 10.1057/9780230234109 doi
book jacket
說明 xi, 230 p. ; 23 cm
附註 Papers presented at the conference "Literary tourism and nineteenth-century culture", held inLondon at the Institute for English Studies in June 2007
Includes bibliographical references and index
From early modern to Romantic literary tourism : a diachronical perspective / Harald Hendrix -- Making their mark : writing the poet's grave / Samantha Matthews -- The land of Burns : between myth and heritage / Karyn Wilson-Costa -- Literary biography and the house of the poet / Julian North-- The author's house : Abbotsford and Wayside / Erin Hazard -- Bringing down the house : restoringthe birthplace / Julia Thomas-- Ghosting grasmere : the musealisation of Dove Cottage / Polly Atkin-- Women re-read Shakespeare country / Gail Marshall -- John Murray's Handbooks to Italy : making tourism literary / Barbara Schaff -- Selling literary tourism in The bookman / Margaret D. Stetz -- Elizabeth Gaskell and literary tourism / Pamela Corpron Parker -- Rambles in literaryLondon / Nicola J. Watson -- Time-travel in Dickens' world / Alison Booth -- Wessex, literary pilgrims, and Thomas Hardy / Sara Haslam -- Americans and anti-tourism / Shirley Foster -- How America 'inherited' literarytourism / Paul Westover -- Harriet Beecher Stowe and Florida tourism / Diane Roberts -- On the trail of Rider Haggard in South Africa / Lindy Stiebel
Electronic reproduction. Basingstoke, England : Palgrave Macmillan, 2009. Mode of access:World Wide Web. System requirements: Web browser. Title from title screen (viewed on July 24, 2009). Access may be restricted to users at subscribing institutions
Offering an introduction to the new and vibrant field of literary tourism together with a wide-ranging selection of cutting-edge cross-disciplinary research, this volume is indispensable for all students and scholars of nineteenth-century literature and culture, but especially forthose with interests in travel writing, literary biography, the relations of literature and place, and the production of national identity through literary heritage. Together these essays explore the rise of interest in visiting and memorializing literary places in the nineteenth century, examining the development of writers₂ homes and haunts as tourist destinations and itineraries, and the associated rise of the album, literary biography, the travelogue, and the guidebook, amongst othernovel genres. Ranging across Britain, continental Europe and America, it provides fascinating insights into the reception of, amongst others,Petrarch, Shakespeare, Burns, Byron, Wordsworth, Scott, Letitia Landon, Hawthorne, Dickens, Gaskell, Hardy, Stowe, Haggard and Kipling by British and American tourists
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鏈接 Original 9780230222816 0230222811 (DLC) 2009002768 (OCoLC)300721173
主題 Authors, English -- Homes and haunts -- Congresses
Authors, American -- Homes and haunts -- Congresses
Literary landmarks -- Congresses
Cultural geography -- History -- 19th century -- Congresses
Tourism -- History -- 19th century -- Congresses
Great Britain -- Intellectual life -- 19th century -- Congresses
United States -- Intellectual life -- 19th century -- Congresses
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Alt Author Watson, Nicola J., 1958-
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