Skip to content
Oviatt Library

Oviatt Library Catalog

 
     
Author Hess, Scott.
Title William Wordsworth and the ecology of authorship : the roots of environmentalism in nineteenth-century culture / Scott Hess.
Published Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press, 2012.
Book Cover
LOCATION CALL # STATUS
 Floor3  PR5892.N2 H47 2012    IN LIBRARY
  
Description x, 290 p. ; 24 cm.
Series Under the sign of nature.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Picturesque vision, photographic subjectivity, and the (un)framing of nature -- Wordsworth country: the Lake District and the landscape of genius -- Wordsworth's environmental protest: the Kendal and Windermere Railroad and the cultural politics of nature -- The Lake District and the museum of nature -- "My endless way": travel, gender, and the imaginative colonization of nature -- Epilogue: the ecology of authorship versus the ecology of community.
Subject Wordsworth, William, 1770-1850 -- Knowledge -- Natural history.
Nature in literature.
Environmental policy -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
Ecology in literature.
ISBN 9780813932309 (cloth : acid-free paper)
0813932300 (cloth : acid-free paper)
9780813932323 (pbk. : acid-free paper)
0813932327 (pbk. : acid-free paper)
9780813932316 (ebook)
0813932319 (ebook)
OCLC number 748941720