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Fabulous orients : fictions of the East in England, 1662-1785

Author: Ros Ballaster
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The first book-length study of the oriental tale in England since 1908, Fabulous Orients is an original work of criticism which illustrates the centrality of narratives of and from the eastern  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ros Ballaster
ISBN: 0199267332 9780199267330
OCLC Number: 185192723
Awards: Winner of Winner of the Rose Mary Crawshay Prize 2006.
Description: 408 p.
Contents: 1. NARRATIVE MOVES; 2. SHAPE SHIFTING: ORIENTAL TALES; 3. TALES OF THE SERAGLIO: TURKEY AND PERSIA; 4. 'BEARING CONFUCIUS' MORALS TO BRITANNIA'S EARS': CHINA; 5. 'DREAMS OF MEN AWAKE': INDIA; 6. EPILOGUE: ROMANTIC REVISIONS OF THE ORIENT
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rich and wide-ranging account of Restoration and eighteenth-century fictions of the East... Critically adriot and historically nuanced... brilliant discussions * Tom Keymer * a very welcome addition Read more...

 
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