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In Byron"s shadow

modern Greece in the English & American imagination

by David E. Roessel

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Greece,
  • English-speaking countries
    • Subjects:
    • Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824 -- Knowledge -- Greece.,
    • Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824 -- Influence.,
    • English literature -- History and criticism.,
    • American literature -- History and criticism.,
    • American literature -- Greek influences.,
    • English literature -- Greek influences.,
    • Greece -- In literature.,
    • English-speaking countries -- Intellectual life.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 339-377) and index.

      StatementDavid Roessel.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR129.G8 R64 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxii, 385 p. ;
      Number of Pages385
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6796634M
      ISBN 100195143868
      LC Control Number00068454

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