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The Resource Essays on unfamiliar travel-writing : off the beaten track, by John Butler

Essays on unfamiliar travel-writing : off the beaten track, by John Butler

Label
Essays on unfamiliar travel-writing : off the beaten track
Title
Essays on unfamiliar travel-writing
Title remainder
off the beaten track
Statement of responsibility
by John Butler
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book comprises a number of essays on travel-narratives which are somewhat unknown to the general reader. They include writing by people who travelled from the East to the West, as well as those going the usual way. The travellers include a seventeenth-century accountant, a Persian shah, an Indian rajah and a Hawaiian king, as well as an Irish doctor, an American journalist and a Japanese poet. The book presents these travellers in an informal manner, although there are discussions about identity, "otherness" and stereotyping as they are displayed in the narratives. The book will appeal to
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Butler, John A.
Dewey number
809.93355
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN56.T7
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Travel in literature
  • Travel in literature
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Literary
  • Travel in literature
Label
Essays on unfamiliar travel-writing : off the beaten track, by John Butler
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Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
968562359
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781443860888
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9781443860888
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)968562359
Label
Essays on unfamiliar travel-writing : off the beaten track, by John Butler
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
968562359
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781443860888
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9781443860888
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)968562359

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