The Resource The great good place : the country house and English literature, Malcolm Kelsall

The great good place : the country house and English literature, Malcolm Kelsall

Label
The great good place : the country house and English literature
Title
The great good place
Title remainder
the country house and English literature
Statement of responsibility
Malcolm Kelsall
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Shows how our ways of seeing are shaped by reading. Kelsall looks at houses made famous by writers such as Stowe, Jonson, Pope, etc. all of which feature great country houses as major "characters."
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kelsall, M. M.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR408.C65
LC item number
K45 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English literature
  • Country homes
  • Country life
  • Literature and society
  • Historic buildings
  • Literary landmarks
  • Place (Philosophy) in literature
  • Country homes in literature
  • Country life in literature
  • Dwellings in literature
  • Manors in literature
  • Littérature anglaise
  • Maisons de campagne
  • Vie rurale
  • Littérature et société
  • Monuments historiques
  • Écrivains
  • Maisons de campagne dans la littérature
  • Vie rurale dans la littérature
  • Habitations dans la littérature
  • Seigneuries dans la littérature
  • Manoirs
  • Manoirs
  • Littérature anglaise
  • Country homes
  • Country homes in literature
  • Country life
  • Country life in literature
  • Dwellings in literature
  • English literature
  • Historic buildings
  • Literary landmarks
  • Literature and society
  • Manors in literature
  • Place (Philosophy) in literature
  • Great Britain
Label
The great good place : the country house and English literature, Malcolm Kelsall
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 185-202) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The English country house: national trust and national symbol -- The Roman villa -- The Gothic heritage -- Penshurst place and the country house poem -- The old manor house and the new -- Appleton house: in time of war -- Pope and Timson's House of pride -- The decay of the old manor house -- Pope's Palladian villa -- The houses of Pope's Timonesque friends -- The country house ethos and the Georgian novel -- Jane Austen's houses -- Norman Abbey -- Young England and old houses -- Kelmscott House: news from nowhere -- Cardiff Castle -- Decline and fall -- Dream houses
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 210 pages
Isbn
9780231081467
Lccn
92029879
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)26589727
  • (OCoLC)ocm26589727
Label
The great good place : the country house and English literature, Malcolm Kelsall
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 185-202) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The English country house: national trust and national symbol -- The Roman villa -- The Gothic heritage -- Penshurst place and the country house poem -- The old manor house and the new -- Appleton house: in time of war -- Pope and Timson's House of pride -- The decay of the old manor house -- Pope's Palladian villa -- The houses of Pope's Timonesque friends -- The country house ethos and the Georgian novel -- Jane Austen's houses -- Norman Abbey -- Young England and old houses -- Kelmscott House: news from nowhere -- Cardiff Castle -- Decline and fall -- Dream houses
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 210 pages
Isbn
9780231081467
Lccn
92029879
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)26589727
  • (OCoLC)ocm26589727

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