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The other East and nineteenth-century British literature : imagining Poland and the Russian Empire, Thomas McLean

Label
The other East and nineteenth-century British literature : imagining Poland and the Russian Empire
Title
The other East and nineteenth-century British literature
Title remainder
imagining Poland and the Russian Empire
Statement of responsibility
Thomas McLean
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The Polish exile and the Russian villain were familiar figures in nineteenth-century British culture. This book restores the significance of Eastern Europe to nineteenth-century British literature, offering new readings of Blake'sEurope, Byron's Mazeppa, and Eliot's Middlemarch, and recovering influential works by Thomas Campbell and Jane Porter."--Publisher's website
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McLean, Thomas
Dewey number
820.9/007
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR451
LC item number
.M44 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English literature
  • Europe, Eastern
  • LITERARY CRITICISM / European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
  • LITERARY CRITICISM / European / Eastern (see also Russian & Former Soviet Union)
  • LITERARY CRITICISM / European / General
  • LITERARY CRITICISM / General
Label
The other East and nineteenth-century British literature : imagining Poland and the Russian Empire, Thomas McLean
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
Introduction: The Other East -- 'That Woman, Lovely Woman! May have Dominion': Catherine the Great and Poland -- 'A Patriot's Furrow'd Cheek': British Responses to the 1794 Kosciuszko Uprising -- Hero Between Genres: Jane Porter's Thaddeus of Warsaw -- 'Transformed, not only altered': The Resurrection of Kosciuszko and the Arrival of Mazeppa -- Climate Change: Britain and Poland 1830-1849 -- Arms and the Circassian Woman -- Picturing Will: Middlemarch and the Victorian Genealogy of the Polish Hero -- Afterword: Conrad's Poles
Control code
748328739
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 203 pages
Isbn
9780230294004
Lccn
2011044508
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)748328739
Label
The other East and nineteenth-century British literature : imagining Poland and the Russian Empire, Thomas McLean
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
Introduction: The Other East -- 'That Woman, Lovely Woman! May have Dominion': Catherine the Great and Poland -- 'A Patriot's Furrow'd Cheek': British Responses to the 1794 Kosciuszko Uprising -- Hero Between Genres: Jane Porter's Thaddeus of Warsaw -- 'Transformed, not only altered': The Resurrection of Kosciuszko and the Arrival of Mazeppa -- Climate Change: Britain and Poland 1830-1849 -- Arms and the Circassian Woman -- Picturing Will: Middlemarch and the Victorian Genealogy of the Polish Hero -- Afterword: Conrad's Poles
Control code
748328739
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 203 pages
Isbn
9780230294004
Lccn
2011044508
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)748328739

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