The Other East and Nineteenth-century British Literature : Imagining Poland and the Russian Empire Hardback
The Polish exile and the Russian villain were familiar figures in nineteenth-century British culture.
This book restores the significance of Eastern Europe to nineteenth-century British literature, offering new readings of Blake's Europe , Byron's Mazeppa , and Eliot's Middlemarch , and recovering influential works by Thomas Campbell and Jane Porter.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 203 pages, XI, 203 p.
- Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
- Publication Date: 30/11/2011
- Category: Literary studies: c 1800 to c 1900
- ISBN: 9780230294004