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Ideologies of epic

nation, empire, and Victorian epic poetry

by Graham, Colin

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Published by Manchester University Press, Distributed exclusively in the USA by St. Martin"s Press in Manchester, UK, New York, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • English poetry -- 19th century -- History and criticism.,
    • Politics and literature -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Political poetry, English -- History and criticism.,
    • Epic poetry, English -- History and criticism.,
    • Nationalism in literature.,
    • Imperialism in literature.,
    • Great Britain -- History -- Victoria, 1837-1901.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [179]-189) and index.

      StatementColin Graham.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR599.E64 G73 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination194 p. ;
      Number of Pages194
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL346494M
      ISBN 100719052858
      LC Control Number98005562

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