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The Beaten TrackEuropean Tourism, Literature, and the Ways to ‘Culture’, 1800–1918

The Beaten Track: European Tourism, Literature, and the Ways to ‘Culture’, 1800–1918

James Buzard

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198122760
eISBN:
9780191671531
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198122760.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, European Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

This book is a major study of European tourism during the nineteenth century and the early years of the twentieth century. The author demonstrates the ways in which the distinction between tourist ... More

Culture and Gender in Nineteenth-Century Spain

Culture and Gender in Nineteenth-Century Spain

Lou Charnon-Deutsch and Jo Labanyi (eds)

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780198158868
eISBN:
9780191673399
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198158868.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, European Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

This book features a wide-ranging discussion on women's writing and representations of gender in Spanish literature and culture from the Romantic period to the fin de siècle. It is customary to ... More

Dream, Creativity, and Madness in Nineteenth-Century France

Dream, Creativity, and Madness in Nineteenth-Century France

Tony James

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198151883
eISBN:
9780191672873
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198151883.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature, European Literature

This is an important new analysis of the problematic relationship between dreams and madness as perceived by 19th-century French writers, thinkers, and doctors. Those wishing to know the nature of ... More

Heinrich von KleistThe Ambiguity of Art and the Necessity of Form

Heinrich von Kleist: The Ambiguity of Art and the Necessity of Form

Hilda Meldrum Brown

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198158950
eISBN:
9780191673436
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198158950.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, European Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

This book presents an integrated approach to the literary and non-literary writings of the major German author, Heinrich von Kleist. Analysis of Kleist's early letters, in particular, illuminates the ... More

The Historical Novel in Nineteenth-Century EuropeRepresentations of Reality in History and Fiction

The Historical Novel in Nineteenth-Century Europe: Representations of Reality in History and Fiction

Brian Hamnett

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199695041
eISBN:
9780191732164
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199695041.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, European Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

Even at the height of its popularity in the early nineteenth century, the historical novel faced criticism at many levels. After its predominance in the 1810s and 1820s, writers and historians ... More

Mallarmé and CircumstanceThe Translation of Silence

Mallarmé and Circumstance: The Translation of Silence

Roger Pearson

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199266746
eISBN:
9780191708923
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199266746.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature, European Literature

This book is the second in the two-volume study of the work of Stéphanie Mallarmé (1842–1898). For Mallarmé, in a world without God, the role of the poet is to break the silence with language and to ... More

Vision in the Novels of George Sand

Vision in the Novels of George Sand

Manon Mathias

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780198735397
eISBN:
9780191799570
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198735397.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, European Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

This book considers the pull between the visual and the visionary in nineteenth-century France through an examination of George Sand’s novels. With an extensive corpus ranging from Sand’s early texts ... More

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