The Landscapes Of The Sublime 1700 1830

Author: C. Duffy
Editor: Springer
ISBN: 1137332182
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The Landscapes of the Sublime examines the place of the 'natural sublime' in the cultural history of the eighteenth century and Romantic period. Drawing on a range of scholarship and historical sources, it offers a fresh perspective on the different species of the 'natural sublime' encountered by British and European travellers and explorers.
The Landscapes of the Sublime 1700-1830
Language: en
Pages: 233
Authors: C. Duffy
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-08-08 - Publisher: Springer

The Landscapes of the Sublime examines the place of the 'natural sublime' in the cultural history of the eighteenth century and Romantic period. Drawing on a range of scholarship and historical sources, it offers a fresh perspective on the different species of the 'natural sublime' encountered by British and European
The Landscapes of the Sublime 1700-1830
Language: en
Pages: 233
Authors: C. Duffy
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-08-08 - Publisher: Springer

The Landscapes of the Sublime examines the place of the 'natural sublime' in the cultural history of the eighteenth century and Romantic period. Drawing on a range of scholarship and historical sources, it offers a fresh perspective on the different species of the 'natural sublime' encountered by British and European
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Language: en
Pages: 316
Authors: Valerie Derbyshire
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-12-04 - Publisher: Vernon Press

This book considers the relationships between British Romantic-era novelist, poet and writer of educational works for children, Charlotte Smith (1749-1806), and a number of visual artists of the eighteenth century with whom she had connections. By exploring these associations with artists such as George Smith of Chichester, George Romney, James
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Language: en
Pages: 400
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Categories: Science
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Mountaineering and British Romanticism
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Simon Bainbridge
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-04-16 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

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