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The Witness and the Other World: Exotic European Travel Writing, 400-1600

Mary B. Campbell - Literary Criticism - 1991 - 285 pages
Surveying exotic travel writing in Europe from late antiquity to the age of discover, The Witness and the Other World illustrates the fundamental human desire to change places ...
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Trouble: Poems

Mary B. Campbell - Poetry - 2003 - 64 pages
A collection of poems by Mary Baine Campbell.
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Drawn from Life: Science and Art in the Portrayal of the New World

Victoria Dickenson - History - 1998 - 320 pages
An illustrated archeology of the imagination that reveals how artists and writers from the late 16th to the early 19th century, most of whom had never seen North America ...
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Innocence Abroad: The Dutch Imagination and the New World, 1570-1670

Benjamin Schmidt - Art - 2001 - 450 pages
Explores the encounter between the Netherlands and the New World in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries.
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Real Time: Accelerating Narrative from Balzac to Zola

David F. Bell - History - 2004 - 157 pages
In Real Time, David F. Bell explores the decisive impact the accelerated movement of people and information had on the fictions of four giants of French realism - Balzac ...
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The 'Bellum Grammaticale' and the Rise of European Literature

Erik Butler - Literary Criticism - 2010 - 149 pages
The now-forgotten genre of the bellum grammaticale flourished in the sixteenth- and seventeenth centuries as a means of satirizing outmoded cultural institutions and promoting ...
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