Charlotte Smith and the Nightingale

Roberts, BL ORCID: 0000-0002-4499-1024
(2020) Charlotte Smith and the Nightingale. In: Birds in Eighteenth-Century Literature: Reason, Emotion, and Ornithology, 1700–1840. Palgrave Studies in Animals and Literature . Palgrave Macmillan,Basingstoke, pp. 71-89. ISBN 9783030327910

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This book examines literary representations of birds from across the world in anage of expanding European colonialism. It offers important new perspectives intothe ways birds populate and generate cultural meaning in a variety of literary andnon-literary genres from 1700–1840 as well as throughout a broad range ofecosystems and bioregions. It considers a wide range of authors, including someof the most celebrated figures in eighteenth-century literature such as John Gay,Henry Fielding, Laurence Sterne, Anna Letitia Barbauld, William Cowper, MaryWollstonecraft, Thomas Bewick, Charlotte Smith, William Wordsworth, andGilbert White

Item Type: Book Section
Depositing User: Symplectic Admin
Date Deposited: 20 Feb 2019 10:51
Last Modified: 19 Jan 2023 01:02
DOI: 10.1007/978-3-030-32792-7_5
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