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The Resource Inventing Ruritania : the imperialism of the imagination, Vesna Goldsworthy

Inventing Ruritania : the imperialism of the imagination, Vesna Goldsworthy

Label
Inventing Ruritania : the imperialism of the imagination
Title
Inventing Ruritania
Title remainder
the imperialism of the imagination
Statement of responsibility
Vesna Goldsworthy
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Action
Committed to retain
Cataloging source
ViU
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Goldsworthy, Vesna
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
PR129.B35
LC item number
G65 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English literature
  • Balkan Peninsula
  • English literature
  • Balkan Peninsula
  • Imperialism in literature
Label
Inventing Ruritania : the imperialism of the imagination, Vesna Goldsworthy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [234]-245) and index
Contents
'And what should I do in Illyria?': English literature and the Balkans -- Byron's children: literary perceptions of the Balkans in the nineteenth century -- The Balkans in popular fiction. Prisoners of Zenda: the imagined states of the Balkans ; The Balkan threat: vampires, spies, murder and the Orient Express : Dracula and the Balkan gothic, Balkan settings of the spy novel, On the Orient Express route -- War and diplomacy in the new Ruritania: comic visions of the Balkans. Bernard Shaw's Bulgaria ; Saki's lost Sanjak ; E.M. Forester's passage to 'the heart of Bosnia' ; Lawrence Durrell and his predecessors: British diplomats in the Balkans ; Evelyn Waugh: an English officer with the partisans -- Spectres of war: representations of the 'real' Balkans. Edith Durham and the Balkan tangle ; Rebecca West travels east ; Olivia Manning's Balkan cityscapes ; 'Why the Balkans attract women' -- Reclaiming Balkan Erewhons
Control code
39450599
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 254 p.
Isbn
9780300073126
Lccn
98084046
Other physical details
map
Label
Inventing Ruritania : the imperialism of the imagination, Vesna Goldsworthy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [234]-245) and index
Contents
'And what should I do in Illyria?': English literature and the Balkans -- Byron's children: literary perceptions of the Balkans in the nineteenth century -- The Balkans in popular fiction. Prisoners of Zenda: the imagined states of the Balkans ; The Balkan threat: vampires, spies, murder and the Orient Express : Dracula and the Balkan gothic, Balkan settings of the spy novel, On the Orient Express route -- War and diplomacy in the new Ruritania: comic visions of the Balkans. Bernard Shaw's Bulgaria ; Saki's lost Sanjak ; E.M. Forester's passage to 'the heart of Bosnia' ; Lawrence Durrell and his predecessors: British diplomats in the Balkans ; Evelyn Waugh: an English officer with the partisans -- Spectres of war: representations of the 'real' Balkans. Edith Durham and the Balkan tangle ; Rebecca West travels east ; Olivia Manning's Balkan cityscapes ; 'Why the Balkans attract women' -- Reclaiming Balkan Erewhons
Control code
39450599
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 254 p.
Isbn
9780300073126
Lccn
98084046
Other physical details
map

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