The Landscapes of the Sublime, 1700–1830

Classic Ground

  • Cian Duffy

About this book

Introduction

The Landscapes of the Sublime examines the place of the 'natural sublime' in the cultural history of the eighteenth century and Romantic period. Drawing on a range of scholarship and historical sources, it offers a fresh perspective on the different species of the 'natural sublime' encountered by British and European travellers and explorers.

Keywords

bibliography cultural history drawing eighteenth century Europe history history of literature knowledge landscape landscapes poetics Romanticism

Authors and affiliations

  • Cian Duffy
    • 1
  1. 1.St Mary’s University CollegeTwickenhamUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137332189
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2013
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Literature Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-46160-8
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-33218-9
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