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The Resource Breaking ground : travel and national culture in Russia from Peter I to the era of Pushkin, Sara Dickinson

Breaking ground : travel and national culture in Russia from Peter I to the era of Pushkin, Sara Dickinson

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Breaking ground : travel and national culture in Russia from Peter I to the era of Pushkin
Title
Breaking ground
Title remainder
travel and national culture in Russia from Peter I to the era of Pushkin
Statement of responsibility
Sara Dickinson
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Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Breaking Ground examines travel writing's contribution to the development of a Russian national culture from roughly 1700 to 1850, as Russia struggled to define itself against Western Europe. Russian examples of literary travel writing began with imitative descriptions of grand tours abroad, but progressive familiarity with the West and with its literary forms gradually enabled writers to find other ways of describing the experiences of Russians en route. Blending foreign and native cultural influences, writers responded to the pressures of the age--to Catherine II, Napoleon, and Nicholas I, fo
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digitized
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Dickinson, Sara
Dewey number
891.70932
Index
index present
LC call number
PG2987.T72
LC item number
D53 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies in Slavic literature and poetics
Series volume
v. 45
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  • Fonvizin, D. I.
  • Radishchev, Aleksandr Nikolaevich
  • Karamzin, Nikolaĭ Mikhaĭlovich
  • Travel writing
  • Russian literature
  • Russian literature
  • Russians
  • Fonvizin, D. I.
  • Karamzin, Nikolaĭ Mikhaĭlovich
  • Radishchev, Aleksandr Nikolaevich
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Russian literature
  • Russians
  • Travel writing
Label
Breaking ground : travel and national culture in Russia from Peter I to the era of Pushkin, Sara Dickinson
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-283) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Fonvizin and the Russian tour of Western Europe (1689-1789) -- Radishchev and domestic description (1767-97) -- Karamzin and the internal account (1791-1812) -- Returning to Europe (1812-25) -- Reimagining foreign and domestic space (1810-50)
Control code
70878871
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (291 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781423791812
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)70878871
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Breaking ground : travel and national culture in Russia from Peter I to the era of Pushkin, Sara Dickinson
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-283) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Fonvizin and the Russian tour of Western Europe (1689-1789) -- Radishchev and domestic description (1767-97) -- Karamzin and the internal account (1791-1812) -- Returning to Europe (1812-25) -- Reimagining foreign and domestic space (1810-50)
Control code
70878871
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (291 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781423791812
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)70878871
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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