Travel writing : the self and the world / Casey Blanton.

Blanton follows the development of travel writing from classical times to the present, focusing in particular on Anglo-American travel writing since the eighteenth century. He identifies significant theoretical and critical contributions to the field, and also examines key texts by James Boswell, Ma...

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Main Author: Blanton, Casey
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: New York : Routledge, 2002.
Edition:1st Routledge pbk. ed.
Series:Genres in context.
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Summary:Blanton follows the development of travel writing from classical times to the present, focusing in particular on Anglo-American travel writing since the eighteenth century. He identifies significant theoretical and critical contributions to the field, and also examines key texts by James Boswell, Mary Kingsley, Graham Greene, Peter Mathiessen, V.S. Naipaul, and Bruce Chatwin.
Physical Description:1 online resource (xvii, 148 pages)
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages 132-142) and index.
ISBN:9780203819784
0203819780
Source of Description, Etc. Note:Print version record.