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Author Fang, Karen Y

Title Romantic writing and the empire of signs : periodical culture and post-Napoleonic authorship / Karen Fang

Publ Info Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press, 2010
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Library  PR468.P37 F36 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript x, 236 pages ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [207]-221) and index
Contents Introduction : empire, periodicals, and late Romantic writing -- China for sale : porcelain economy in Lamb's Essays of Elia -- Deciphering The private memoirs : James Hogg's Napoleon complex -- "But another name for her who wrote" : Corinne and the making of Landon's giftbook style -- Only "a little above the usual run of periodical poesy" : Byron's Island and The liberal -- Conclusion : space, time, and the periodical collaborator
Note "With its exploration of magazines and imperialism as a context for Romantic writing, culture, and aesthetics, this book will appeal not only to scholars of book history and reading cultures but also to those of nineteenth-century British writing and history."--BOOK JACKET
LC subject English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism
British periodicals -- History -- 19th century
Romanticism -- Great Britain
Imperialism in literature
Orientalism in literature
Periodicals -- Publishing -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century
Authors and publishers -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century
Literature publishing -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century
Link Online version: Fang, Karen Y. Romantic writing and the empire of signs. Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press, 2010 (OCoLC)743253963
ISBN 9780813928746 (acid-free paper)
0813928745 (acid-free paper)
9780813928821 (e-book)
0813928826 (e-book)
9780813928906
0813928907