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The Resource The Fatal gift of beauty : the Italies of British travellers : an annotated anthology, edited by Manfred Pfister

The Fatal gift of beauty : the Italies of British travellers : an annotated anthology, edited by Manfred Pfister

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The Fatal gift of beauty : the Italies of British travellers : an annotated anthology
Title
The Fatal gift of beauty
Title remainder
the Italies of British travellers : an annotated anthology
Statement of responsibility
edited by Manfred Pfister
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
IT-FiEUI
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Pfister, Manfred
Series statement
Internationale Forschungen zur allgemeinen und vergleichenden Literaturwissenschaft
Series volume
v. 15
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  • Travelers' writings, English
  • Italy
Label
The Fatal gift of beauty : the Italies of British travellers : an annotated anthology, edited by Manfred Pfister
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 527-554)
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
I. Introduction. -- 1. "Theoria: To Go Abroad to See the World". -- 2. Anthologizing Italy. -- 3. Surveying the Anthology. -- 4. Thanks and Acknowledgements. -- II. Illustrations. -- III. Anthology. --1. Crossing the Alps and Arriving. -- 2. Il Giro d'Italia and Other Routes. -- 3. On the Road: The Hazards of Travelling. -- 4. The Perception of Otherness. -- 4.1 The Classical Heritage. -- 4.2 Arts and Learning. -- 4.3 Religious Difference. -- 4.4 Government and Politics. -- 4.5 Social and Sexual Manners. -- 4.6 National Character. -- 4.7 Nature. -- 5. Italian Cities. -- 5.1 Venice. -- 5.2 Florence. -- 5.3 Rome. -- 5.4 Naples. -- 6. Off the Beaten Tracks and the Mezzogiorno. -- IV. Reference and Notes. -- V. Gazetteer of Travellers. -- VI. Bibliography. -- 1. Bibliographical Reference. -- 2. Anthologies. -- 3. History and Modes of Travelling. -- 4. Women Travellers. -- 5. Travel Writing: General. 6. -- British Travelling in Italy, Travel Writing on Italy, and Cultural Traffic with Italy. -- 7. Some Non-British and Visual Traditions. -- 8. Further Post-1860 British Travelogues on Italy
Control code
FIEb12643877
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvi, 554 pages
Isbn
9789051839814
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)34636498
Label
The Fatal gift of beauty : the Italies of British travellers : an annotated anthology, edited by Manfred Pfister
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 527-554)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
I. Introduction. -- 1. "Theoria: To Go Abroad to See the World". -- 2. Anthologizing Italy. -- 3. Surveying the Anthology. -- 4. Thanks and Acknowledgements. -- II. Illustrations. -- III. Anthology. --1. Crossing the Alps and Arriving. -- 2. Il Giro d'Italia and Other Routes. -- 3. On the Road: The Hazards of Travelling. -- 4. The Perception of Otherness. -- 4.1 The Classical Heritage. -- 4.2 Arts and Learning. -- 4.3 Religious Difference. -- 4.4 Government and Politics. -- 4.5 Social and Sexual Manners. -- 4.6 National Character. -- 4.7 Nature. -- 5. Italian Cities. -- 5.1 Venice. -- 5.2 Florence. -- 5.3 Rome. -- 5.4 Naples. -- 6. Off the Beaten Tracks and the Mezzogiorno. -- IV. Reference and Notes. -- V. Gazetteer of Travellers. -- VI. Bibliography. -- 1. Bibliographical Reference. -- 2. Anthologies. -- 3. History and Modes of Travelling. -- 4. Women Travellers. -- 5. Travel Writing: General. 6. -- British Travelling in Italy, Travel Writing on Italy, and Cultural Traffic with Italy. -- 7. Some Non-British and Visual Traditions. -- 8. Further Post-1860 British Travelogues on Italy
Control code
FIEb12643877
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvi, 554 pages
Isbn
9789051839814
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)34636498

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