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The Resource Representations of the Gypsy in the Romantic period, Sarah Houghton-Walker

Representations of the Gypsy in the Romantic period, Sarah Houghton-Walker

Label
Representations of the Gypsy in the Romantic period
Title
Representations of the Gypsy in the Romantic period
Statement of responsibility
Sarah Houghton-Walker
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This publication examines the ways writers and artists from the Romantic period depict gypsies. It examines how various aspects of the contemporary context influence those depictions, and highlights the opportunities offered by the figure of the gypsy for the exploration of a range of hopes and fears.--
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Cataloging source
JHE
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Houghton-Walker, Sarah
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Romanies in literature
  • Romanticism
  • English literature
  • English literature
Label
Representations of the Gypsy in the Romantic period, Sarah Houghton-Walker
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-283) 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
Introduction -- Background, histories, and myths: The situation of the Gypsies in the Romantic period -- Literary contexts: The Gypsy and the page in the Romantic period -- William Cowper's Gypsies -- John Clare's Gypsies -- Wandering, Wordsworth, and Gypsies -- 'Place' in Austen's Emma: Englishness, Gypsies, and Harriet Smith -- Aesthetic theories and literary traditions: Accommodating the Gypsy in art -- Industry, idleness, and class -- Conclusion
Control code
FIEb17679102
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
294 pages
Isbn
9780198719472
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)897455342
Label
Representations of the Gypsy in the Romantic period, Sarah Houghton-Walker
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-283) 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
Introduction -- Background, histories, and myths: The situation of the Gypsies in the Romantic period -- Literary contexts: The Gypsy and the page in the Romantic period -- William Cowper's Gypsies -- John Clare's Gypsies -- Wandering, Wordsworth, and Gypsies -- 'Place' in Austen's Emma: Englishness, Gypsies, and Harriet Smith -- Aesthetic theories and literary traditions: Accommodating the Gypsy in art -- Industry, idleness, and class -- Conclusion
Control code
FIEb17679102
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
294 pages
Isbn
9780198719472
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)897455342

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