Venice desired

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Harvard University Press, 1992 - Literary Criticism - 384 pages

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The city of Venice has fascinated authors and artists since at least the Renaissance. This new book by British scholar Tanner ( Jane Austen , LJ 10/15/86; Adultery and the Novel , LJ 1/15/80) offers a ... Read full review

Contents

Some Exquisite SeaThing
1
A Sea Cybele
17
This SeaDog of Towns
67
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About the author (1992)

Tony Tanner was Professor of English at Cambridge University and Fellow of King's College until his death in 1998. His books include The Reign of Wonder and Scenes of Nature, Signs of Men, and he edited Herman Melville's Moby-Dick, The Confidence-Man, and White-Jacket for the Oxford World's Classics
series.

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