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Travel literature and the evolution of the novel

Label
Travel literature and the evolution of the novel
Title
Travel literature and the evolution of the novel
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Although much has been written about how the novel relates to the epic, the drama, or autobiography, no one has clearly analyzed the complex connections between prose fiction as it evolved before 1800 and the literature of travel, which by that date had a long and colorful history. Percy Adams skilfully portrays the emergence of the novel in the fiction of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries and traces in rich detail the history of travel literature from its beginnings to the time of James Cook, contemporary of Richardson and Fielding. And since the recit de voyage and the novel were then
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Adams, Percy G
Index
index present
Language note
English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • encyclopedias
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • European fiction
  • European fiction
  • European fiction
  • Travelers' writings
  • Voyages, Imaginary
  • Travel writing
  • Travel in literature
  • Voyages and travels
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • TRAVEL
  • European fiction
  • European fiction
  • Travel in literature
  • Travel writing
  • Travelers' writings
  • Voyages and travels
  • Voyages, Imaginary
  • Languages & Literatures
  • Literature - General
Label
Travel literature and the evolution of the novel
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Amorphous, Prodigious, Evolving Novel -- Now and Then; TWO: Travel Literature before 1800 -- Its History, Its Types, Its Influence; THREE: The Truth-Lie Dichotomy; FOUR: Realism and Romanticism: Local Color and Exoticism; FIVE: Structure: The Hero and His Journey; SIX: Structure: The Narrator; SEVEN: Structure: Action, Character, but Especially Theme; EIGHT: Motifs: The Coach, the Inn; NINE: Character Types; TEN: Language and Style; ELEVEN: Conclusion
Control code
ocn948075437
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781322601540
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1299t0c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)948075437
Label
Travel literature and the evolution of the novel
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Amorphous, Prodigious, Evolving Novel -- Now and Then; TWO: Travel Literature before 1800 -- Its History, Its Types, Its Influence; THREE: The Truth-Lie Dichotomy; FOUR: Realism and Romanticism: Local Color and Exoticism; FIVE: Structure: The Hero and His Journey; SIX: Structure: The Narrator; SEVEN: Structure: Action, Character, but Especially Theme; EIGHT: Motifs: The Coach, the Inn; NINE: Character Types; TEN: Language and Style; ELEVEN: Conclusion
Control code
ocn948075437
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781322601540
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1299t0c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)948075437

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