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William Wordsworth and the ecology of authorship : the roots of environmentalism in nineteenth-century culture / Scott Hess.

Author/Creator:
Hess, Scott.
Publication:
Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press, 2012.
Series:
Under the sign of nature
Under the sign of nature: explorations in ecocriticism
Format/Description:
Book
x, 290 p. ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
Wordsworth, William, 1770-1850 -- Knowledge -- Natural history.
Nature in literature.
Environmental policy -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
Ecology in literature.
Contents:
Picturesque vision, photographic subjectivity, and the (un)framing of nature
Wordsworth country: the Lake District and the landscape of genius
Wordsworth's environmental protest: the Kendal and Windermere Railroad and the cultural politics of nature
The Lake District and the museum of nature
"My endless way": travel, gender, and the imaginative colonization of nature
Epilogue: the ecology of authorship versus the ecology of community.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9780813932309 (cloth : acid-free paper)
0813932300 (cloth : acid-free paper)
9780813932323 (pbk. : acid-free paper)
0813932327 (pbk. : acid-free paper)
9780813932316 (ebook)
0813932319 (ebook)
OCLC:
748941720
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