Scotland and the Fictions of Geography: North Britain 1760-1830

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Focusing on the relationship between England and Scotland and the interaction between history and geography, Penny Fielding explores how Scottish literature in the Romantic period was shaped by the understanding of place and space. This book examines geography as a form of regional, national and global definition, addressing national surveys, local stories, place-names and travel writing, and argues that the case of Scotland complicates the identification of Romanticism with the local. Fielding considers Scotland as 'North ...

Scotland and the Fictions of Geography: North Britain 1760-1830 2011, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9781107402782

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