Romantic Representations of British India
Edited by Michael J. Franklin
Normal Price: $235.00
Your Price: $211.50 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $23.50! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $10.58 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available, ships in 7-10 days, Not for Xmas
Romantic Representations of British India by Michael J. Franklin
Book DescriptionMichael J. Franklin's Romantic Representations of British India is a timely study of the impact of Orientalist knowledge upon British culture during the Romantic period. The subject of the book is not so much India, but the British cultural understanding of India, particularly between 1750 and 1850. Franklin opens up new areas of investigation in Romantic-period culture, as those texts previously located in the ghetto of 'Anglo-Indian writing' are restored to a central place in the wider field of Romanticism. The essays within this collection cover a wide range of topics and are written by an impressive troupe of contributors including P.J. Marshall, Anne Mellor, and Nigel Leask. Students and academics involved with literary studies and history will find this book extremely useful, though musicologists and historians of science and of religion will also make good use of the book, as will those interested in questions of gender, race, and colonialism.
Buy Romantic Representations of British India book by Michael J. Franklin from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780415378277
(234mm x 156mm x 22mm)
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 1-Feb-2006
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Michael J. Franklin
Romantic Representations of British India, Paperback (July 2012)
Intended for students and academics involved with literary studies and history, this is an exploration of the British cultural understanding of India. The essays within this collection cover a wide range of topics and are written by a troupe of contributors, including P.J. Marshall, Anne Mellor and Nigel Leask.
'Orientalist Jones', Hardback (September 2011)
A major new critical biography of Sir William Jones (1746-94), the foremost Orientalist of his generation and one of the greatest intellectual navigators of all time, whose Sanskrit researches did more than any other writer to destroy Eurocentric prejudice, reshaping Western perceptions of India and the Orient.
Church and City, 1000-1500, Paperback (July 2002)» View all books by Michael J. Franklin
Essays exploring the coexistence of religious ideas and ecclesiastical institutions with urban practices and townspeople.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Romantic Representations of British India book by Michael J. Franklin and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - Michael J. Franklin
University of Wales, Swansea
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-2pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2016. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687