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William Wordsworth and the invention of tourism, 1820-1900 / Saeko Yoshikawa.

Author/Creator:
Yoshikawa, Saeko, author.
Publication:
Farnham, Surrey : Ashgate, [2014]
Format/Description:
Book
xii, 268 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Subjects:
Wordsworth, William, 1770-1850 -- Homes and haunts -- England -- Lake District.
Wordsworth, William, 1770-1850 -- Knowledge -- England -- Lake District.
Poets, English -- Homes and haunts -- England -- Lake District.
Tourism -- England -- Lake District -- History -- 19th century.
Lake District (England) -- Guidebooks -- Authorship -- History.
Lake District (England) -- In literature.
Literary landmarks -- England -- Lake District.
Contents:
Through a painter's eyes: an 1850 "Wordsworth" album
Wordsworth in the guides. From picturesque to poetic: Wordsworth in the guides, up to 1850
Wordsworthian tourism: Wordsworth in the guides, from 1850
Wordsworth's four principal houses in the Lake District
Rydal Mount and Dove Cottage: opening the poet's gardens
Cockermouth and Hawkshead: celebrating the poet's childhood
The popular reception of Wordsworth. Reminiscences of Wordsworth
The Wordsworth country illustrated
Epilogue
By the Lakes: through the eyes of a Japanese Wordsworthian traveller.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9781472420138 (hardcover : alk. paper)
1472420136 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9781472420145 (ebook)
9781472420152 (epub)
OCLC:
863631972