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The Resource Writes of passage : reading travel writing, edited by James Duncan and Derek Gregory

Writes of passage : reading travel writing, edited by James Duncan and Derek Gregory

Label
Writes of passage : reading travel writing
Title
Writes of passage
Title remainder
reading travel writing
Statement of responsibility
edited by James Duncan and Derek Gregory
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
These essays focus primarily on British travel writers from the 18th and 19th century and explore the tensions between imaginary and real geographical difference
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
808/.06691
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
G151
LC item number
.W75 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Duncan, James S
  • Gregory, Derek
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Travel writing
  • Travel in literature
  • Travel
  • Travel
  • Voyages, Imaginary
  • Voyages, Imaginary
Label
Writes of passage : reading travel writing, edited by James Duncan and Derek Gregory
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
  • Scripting Egypt: Orientalism and the cultures of travel
  • Derek Gregory
  • Dis-Orientation: on the shock of the familiar in a far-away place
  • James Duncan
  • Exoticism of the familiar and the familiarity of the exotic: fin-de-siecle travellers to Greece
  • Robert Shannan Peckham
  • Travelling through the closet
  • Michael Brown
  • Writing over the map of Provence: the touristic therapy of A year in Provence
  • Joanne P. Sharp
  • Limited visions of Africa: geographies of savagery and civility in early eighteenth-century narratives
  • Roxann Wheeler
  • Enlightenment travels: the making of epiphany in Tibet
  • Laurie Hovell McMillin
  • Writing travel and mapping sexuality: Richard Burton's Sotadic Zone
  • Richard Phillips
  • Flight from Lucknow: British women travelling and writing home, 1857-8
  • Alison Blunt
Control code
39235524
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vi, 225 pages
Isbn
9780415160148
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
98008225
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Writes of passage : reading travel writing, edited by James Duncan and Derek Gregory
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
  • Scripting Egypt: Orientalism and the cultures of travel
  • Derek Gregory
  • Dis-Orientation: on the shock of the familiar in a far-away place
  • James Duncan
  • Exoticism of the familiar and the familiarity of the exotic: fin-de-siecle travellers to Greece
  • Robert Shannan Peckham
  • Travelling through the closet
  • Michael Brown
  • Writing over the map of Provence: the touristic therapy of A year in Provence
  • Joanne P. Sharp
  • Limited visions of Africa: geographies of savagery and civility in early eighteenth-century narratives
  • Roxann Wheeler
  • Enlightenment travels: the making of epiphany in Tibet
  • Laurie Hovell McMillin
  • Writing travel and mapping sexuality: Richard Burton's Sotadic Zone
  • Richard Phillips
  • Flight from Lucknow: British women travelling and writing home, 1857-8
  • Alison Blunt
Control code
39235524
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vi, 225 pages
Isbn
9780415160148
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
98008225
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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