In Byron's Shadow: Modern Greece in the English and American Imagination

In Byron's Shadow: Modern Greece in the English and American Imagination

by David E. Roessel
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0195143868

ISBN-13: 9780195143867

Pub. Date: 11/29/2001

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Modern Greece, constructed by the early nineteenth-century ideals and ideas associated with Byron, has been "haunted, holy ground" in English and American literature for almost two centuries. In Byron's Shadow analyzes how authors employ ideas about romantic nationalism, gender politics, shifts in cultural constructions, and literary experimentation to

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Modern Greece, constructed by the early nineteenth-century ideals and ideas associated with Byron, has been "haunted, holy ground" in English and American literature for almost two centuries. In Byron's Shadow analyzes how authors employ ideas about romantic nationalism, gender politics, shifts in cultural constructions, and literary experimentation to create variations of "Greece" to suit changing eras.

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ISBN-13:
9780195143867
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Publication date:
11/29/2001
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
416
Product dimensions:
9.30(w) x 6.20(h) x 1.50(d)
Lexile:
1420L (what's this?)

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