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The Resource Travel fact and travel fiction : studies on fiction, literary tradition, scholarly discovery, and observation in travel writing, edited by Zweder von Martels

Travel fact and travel fiction : studies on fiction, literary tradition, scholarly discovery, and observation in travel writing, edited by Zweder von Martels

Label
Travel fact and travel fiction : studies on fiction, literary tradition, scholarly discovery, and observation in travel writing
Title
Travel fact and travel fiction
Title remainder
studies on fiction, literary tradition, scholarly discovery, and observation in travel writing
Statement of responsibility
edited by Zweder von Martels
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Travel Fact and Travel Fiction contains 18 articles by different authors on important examples of travel writing from Classical Antiquity (Herodotus) until the first half of the nineteenth century. Discussed are among others Herodotus, Egeria, Rubruck, Marco Polo, Columbus, Joachim Du Bellay, Busbequius, Gryphius, Goethe and Dickens. Central themes are fiction, literary tradition, scholarly discovery and observation
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
809/.93355
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
G151
LC item number
.T67 1994
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Martels, Z. R. W. M. von
Series statement
Brill's studies in intellectual history,
Series volume
v. 55
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Travel writing
  • Travelers' writings
  • Fiction
Label
Travel fact and travel fiction : studies on fiction, literary tradition, scholarly discovery, and observation in travel writing, edited by Zweder von Martels
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
  • William of Rubruck in the Mongol empire : perception and prejudices
  • Peter Jackson
  • Marco Polo's voyages : the conflict between confirmation and observation
  • Martin Gosman
  • Between Mandeville and Columbus : Tvoyage by Joos van Ghistele
  • Istvaʹn Bejczy
  • Travel fact and travel fiction in the voyages of Columbus
  • Valerie I.J. Flint
  • Different readings of Hanno's voyage from the renaissance to the seventeenth century--from pure erudition to ideological debate
  • Monique Mund-Dopchie
  • The art of Herodotus and the margins of the world
  • Writing in exile : Joachim Du Bellay, Rome, and renaissance France
  • G. Hugo Tucker -- The
  • colouring effect of attic style and stoicism in Busbequius's Turkish Letters
  • Zweder Von Martels
  • Barlaeus's description of the Dutch Colony in Brazil
  • A.J.E. Harmsen
  • Gryphius in Italy
  • Peter Skrine -- The
  • traveller-author and his role in seventeenth-century German travel accounts
  • Jill Bepler
  • Detlev Fehling
  • Thomas Penson : precursor of the sentimental traveller
  • C.D. Van Strien
  • Goethe's and Stolberg's Italian journeys and the romantic ideology of art
  • Roger Paulin -- 'The
  • wheel of time is rollng for an end'
  • Jan H.A. Lokin
  • Travel descriptions in the Argonautica of Apollonius Rhodius
  • M.A. Harder
  • Alexander the Great and ancient travel stories
  • W.J. Aerts
  • Egeria the Voyager, of the technology of remote sensing in late antiquity
  • Andrew Palmer
Control code
30919759
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xviii, 246 pages
Isbn
9789004101128
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
94027051
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Travel fact and travel fiction : studies on fiction, literary tradition, scholarly discovery, and observation in travel writing, edited by Zweder von Martels
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
  • William of Rubruck in the Mongol empire : perception and prejudices
  • Peter Jackson
  • Marco Polo's voyages : the conflict between confirmation and observation
  • Martin Gosman
  • Between Mandeville and Columbus : Tvoyage by Joos van Ghistele
  • Istvaʹn Bejczy
  • Travel fact and travel fiction in the voyages of Columbus
  • Valerie I.J. Flint
  • Different readings of Hanno's voyage from the renaissance to the seventeenth century--from pure erudition to ideological debate
  • Monique Mund-Dopchie
  • The art of Herodotus and the margins of the world
  • Writing in exile : Joachim Du Bellay, Rome, and renaissance France
  • G. Hugo Tucker -- The
  • colouring effect of attic style and stoicism in Busbequius's Turkish Letters
  • Zweder Von Martels
  • Barlaeus's description of the Dutch Colony in Brazil
  • A.J.E. Harmsen
  • Gryphius in Italy
  • Peter Skrine -- The
  • traveller-author and his role in seventeenth-century German travel accounts
  • Jill Bepler
  • Detlev Fehling
  • Thomas Penson : precursor of the sentimental traveller
  • C.D. Van Strien
  • Goethe's and Stolberg's Italian journeys and the romantic ideology of art
  • Roger Paulin -- 'The
  • wheel of time is rollng for an end'
  • Jan H.A. Lokin
  • Travel descriptions in the Argonautica of Apollonius Rhodius
  • M.A. Harder
  • Alexander the Great and ancient travel stories
  • W.J. Aerts
  • Egeria the Voyager, of the technology of remote sensing in late antiquity
  • Andrew Palmer
Control code
30919759
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xviii, 246 pages
Isbn
9789004101128
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
94027051
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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