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

Label
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
Creator
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
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
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
Label
Breaking ground : travel and national culture in Russia from Peter I to the era of Pushkin, Sara Dickinson
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-283) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
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
ocm70878871
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (291 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781423791812
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36425059
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)70878871
  • acaebk1423791819
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.

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
Processing Feedback ...