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

Buzard, James, author

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  • Creator James Buzard
  • Format Books
  • Publication Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1993.
  • Physical Details
    • 1 online resource (xii, 357 pages) : illustrations
  • ISBNs 0198112955, 9780198112952, 0198122764, 9780198122760
  • OCLC ocn301286210

Summary

  • James Buzard demonstrates the ways in which the distinction between tourist and traveller has developed and how the circulation of the two terms influenced how 19th and 20th century writers on Europe viewed themselves and presented themselves in writing.

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 338-351) and index.
  • Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
  • Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

Contents

  • Tourist and traveller in the network of nineteenth-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
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