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The Resource The use of imaginary, historical, and actual maps in literature : how British and Irish authors created imaginary worlds to tell their stories (Defoe, Swift, Wordsworth, Kipling, Joyce, Tolkien, etc.), John Wyatt ; with a foreword by Paul Foster

The use of imaginary, historical, and actual maps in literature : how British and Irish authors created imaginary worlds to tell their stories (Defoe, Swift, Wordsworth, Kipling, Joyce, Tolkien, etc.), John Wyatt ; with a foreword by Paul Foster

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The use of imaginary, historical, and actual maps in literature : how British and Irish authors created imaginary worlds to tell their stories (Defoe, Swift, Wordsworth, Kipling, Joyce, Tolkien, etc.)
Title
The use of imaginary, historical, and actual maps in literature
Title remainder
how British and Irish authors created imaginary worlds to tell their stories (Defoe, Swift, Wordsworth, Kipling, Joyce, Tolkien, etc.)
Statement of responsibility
John Wyatt ; with a foreword by Paul Foster
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Awards note
Awarded the Adèle Mellen Prize for its distinguished contribution to scholarship.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1931-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wyatt, John
Dewey number
820.9
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
PR83
LC item number
.W93 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Foster, Paul G. M
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English literature
  • Geography in literature
  • Maps in literature
  • English literature
  • Maps in literature
  • Englisch
  • Karte (Motiv)
  • Literatur
Label
The use of imaginary, historical, and actual maps in literature : how British and Irish authors created imaginary worlds to tell their stories (Defoe, Swift, Wordsworth, Kipling, Joyce, Tolkien, etc.), John Wyatt ; with a foreword by Paul Foster
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 341-363) 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
Part 1. Maps of discovery: bringing home distant lands -- Stories of discovering the world -- Mapping fictions of discovery -- Making maps for the literary traveller -- Quest maps and stories of the unknown: light and darkness -- Part 2. Maps specially made for literary contexts -- Emery Walker, the arts and craft map maker -- Authors as map makers: Stevenson, Belloc, Kipling, Ransome, Tolkien -- Posthumous mapping -- Map makers as literary protagonists -- Part 3. Coordinates of meaning: as places change so do maps, others adapt -- Mapping the identity of Ireland -- Mapping literary urban space -- Reading into the map: cartographic poetics -- Conclusion: New directions to be constructed
Control code
847608408
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 386 pages, 40 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780773445475
Lccn
2013930871
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)847608408
Label
The use of imaginary, historical, and actual maps in literature : how British and Irish authors created imaginary worlds to tell their stories (Defoe, Swift, Wordsworth, Kipling, Joyce, Tolkien, etc.), John Wyatt ; with a foreword by Paul Foster
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 341-363) 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
Part 1. Maps of discovery: bringing home distant lands -- Stories of discovering the world -- Mapping fictions of discovery -- Making maps for the literary traveller -- Quest maps and stories of the unknown: light and darkness -- Part 2. Maps specially made for literary contexts -- Emery Walker, the arts and craft map maker -- Authors as map makers: Stevenson, Belloc, Kipling, Ransome, Tolkien -- Posthumous mapping -- Map makers as literary protagonists -- Part 3. Coordinates of meaning: as places change so do maps, others adapt -- Mapping the identity of Ireland -- Mapping literary urban space -- Reading into the map: cartographic poetics -- Conclusion: New directions to be constructed
Control code
847608408
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 386 pages, 40 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780773445475
Lccn
2013930871
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)847608408

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