The Resource Travel writing, visual culture, and form, 1760-1900, edited by Mary Henes and Brian H. Murray

Travel writing, visual culture, and form, 1760-1900, edited by Mary Henes and Brian H. Murray

Label
Travel writing, visual culture, and form, 1760-1900
Title
Travel writing, visual culture, and form, 1760-1900
Statement of responsibility
edited by Mary Henes and Brian H. Murray
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The nineteenth-century travel writer cannibalised other modes of literary, geographical and scientific writing, while simultaneously forging experimental and dynamic forms in the struggle to represent the contingent realities of the road. This collection reveals the variety of literary forms and visual media through which travel records were conveyed in the period, bringing together a group of leading researchers from a range of disciplines to explore the relationship between travel writing, visual representation and formal innovation across the long nineteenth century. The first part of the volume combines literary scholarship with art-historical research and explores points of intersection between the print, visual and material culture of travel. The second section investigates how existing literary and historical narratives affected the literary representation of popular sites, and how the material realities of transport impacted upon the formal techniques through which these experiences were represented"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR778.T72
LC item number
T73 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1984-
  • 1981-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Henes, Mary
  • Murray, Brian H.
Series statement
Palgrave studies in nineteenth-century writing and culture
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Travelers' writings, British
  • English prose literature
  • Travel writing
  • Literature and society
  • Material culture in literature
  • Aesthetics, British
Label
Travel writing, visual culture, and form, 1760-1900, edited by Mary Henes and Brian H. Murray
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
  • 3.
  • Material (Re)collections of the 'Shiny East': A Late Nineteenth-Century Travel Account by a British Woman in India
  • Renate Dohmen;
  • 4.
  • Photography, Travel Writing and Tactile Tourism: Extra-illustrating The Marble Faun
  • Victoria Mills;
  • 5.
  • Photography and the Real: The Biblical Gaze and the Professional Album in the Holy Land
  • Simon Goldhill
  • Part II.
  • 1.
  • Locating Literary Form:
  • 6.
  • Getting Socially on the Road: The Short, Happy Life of the Anapaestic Tourism Narrative, 1766-1830
  • A.V. Seaton;
  • 7.
  • The Aura of Place: Poetic Form and the Protestant Cemetery in Rome
  • Alison Chapman;
  • 8.
  • In the Steps of Saint Paul
  • Michael Ledger-Lomas;
  • Introduction: Forms of Travel, Modes of Transport
  • 9.
  • From Transport to Transgression: Alexander Pushkin's Literary Journeys
  • Nicholas Warner;
  • 10.
  • Sublime Transport: Ruskin, Travel, and the Art of Speed
  • Peter Garratt
  • Brian H. Murray
  • Part I.
  • Material Collections, Visual Interventions:
  • 2.
  • Topos, Taxonomy, and Travel in Nineteenth-Century Women's Scrapbooks
  • Clare Pettitt;
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiv, 248 pages
Isbn
9781137543387
Lccn
2015021439
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)910293725
  • (OCoLC)ocn910293725
Label
Travel writing, visual culture, and form, 1760-1900, edited by Mary Henes and Brian H. Murray
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
  • 3.
  • Material (Re)collections of the 'Shiny East': A Late Nineteenth-Century Travel Account by a British Woman in India
  • Renate Dohmen;
  • 4.
  • Photography, Travel Writing and Tactile Tourism: Extra-illustrating The Marble Faun
  • Victoria Mills;
  • 5.
  • Photography and the Real: The Biblical Gaze and the Professional Album in the Holy Land
  • Simon Goldhill
  • Part II.
  • 1.
  • Locating Literary Form:
  • 6.
  • Getting Socially on the Road: The Short, Happy Life of the Anapaestic Tourism Narrative, 1766-1830
  • A.V. Seaton;
  • 7.
  • The Aura of Place: Poetic Form and the Protestant Cemetery in Rome
  • Alison Chapman;
  • 8.
  • In the Steps of Saint Paul
  • Michael Ledger-Lomas;
  • Introduction: Forms of Travel, Modes of Transport
  • 9.
  • From Transport to Transgression: Alexander Pushkin's Literary Journeys
  • Nicholas Warner;
  • 10.
  • Sublime Transport: Ruskin, Travel, and the Art of Speed
  • Peter Garratt
  • Brian H. Murray
  • Part I.
  • Material Collections, Visual Interventions:
  • 2.
  • Topos, Taxonomy, and Travel in Nineteenth-Century Women's Scrapbooks
  • Clare Pettitt;
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiv, 248 pages
Isbn
9781137543387
Lccn
2015021439
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)910293725
  • (OCoLC)ocn910293725

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