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Published by Ashgate in Burlington, VT .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Description and travel,
  • Travelers" writings, British,
  • Travel writing,
  • History and criticism,
  • National characteristics, British, in literature,
  • History

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Christine DeVine
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR756.T72 N56 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25361875M
ISBN 109781409427261, 9781409427278
LC Control Number2012024095

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