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The beaten track : European tourism, literature, and the ways to culture, 1800-1918

Author: James Buzard
Publisher: Oxford [England] : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2001, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A major study of European tourism during the 19th and early 20th centuries. Writers considered include Byron, Wordsworth, Frances Trollope, Dickens, Henry James, and Forster.

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Buzard
ISBN: 0198122764 9780198122760
OCLC Number: 228665230
Notes: "Reprinted 2001"--Title page verso.
Description: xii, 357 pages : illustrations, facsimiles ; 24 cm
Contents: Tourist and traveller in the network of 19th-century travel; tourism and anti-tourism - conventions and strategies; a scripted continent - British and American travel-writers in Europe, c. 1825-1875; ambivalent appropriations - culture and the tourist in James; Forster's trespasses - tourism and cultural politics; epilogue.
Other Titles: European tourism, literature, and the ways to culture, 1800-1918
Responsibility: James Buzard.

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`The Beaten Track' is the best book I know that deals with the phenomenon in nineteenth-century Britain and America. ... This is a book that everyone interested in ninetheenth-century and modern Read more...

 
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