Medievalism and the Gothic in Australian culture

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Melbourne University Publishing, Mar 1, 2006 - Art - 302 pages
Examines the early narratives of Australian 'discovery' and the settlement of what was perceived as a hostile, gothic environment; exercises of medieval revivalism and association consonant with the British nineteenth-century rediscovery of chivalric ideals and aesthetic, spiritual and architectural practices and models; and more.

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