Curiosity and the aesthetics of travel writing, 1770-1840 : 'from an antique land' /

"The decades between 1770 and 1840 are rich in exotic accounts of the ruin-strewn landscapes of Ethiopia, Egypt, India, and Mexico. Yet it is a field which has been neglected by scholars and which - unjustifiably - remains outside the literary canon. In this pioneering book, Nigel Leask studies...

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Main Author: Leask, Nigel, 1958-
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2002.
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Eastern Illinois University

Location: Book Stacks A-H 3000; J-L 2000; P-Z 1000 Level

Call Number: PR756.T72 L43 2002
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