The Resource Samuel Johnson, the Ossian fraud and the Celtic revival in Great Britain and Ireland, Thomas M. Curley

Samuel Johnson, the Ossian fraud and the Celtic revival in Great Britain and Ireland, Thomas M. Curley

Label
Samuel Johnson, the Ossian fraud and the Celtic revival in Great Britain and Ireland
Title
Samuel Johnson, the Ossian fraud and the Celtic revival in Great Britain and Ireland
Statement of responsibility
Thomas M. Curley
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
Dewey number
821.6
Index
index present
LC call number
PR3544
LC item number
.C87 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Samuel Johnson, the Ossian fraud and the Celtic revival in Great Britain and Ireland, Thomas M. Curley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 295-326) and index
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Contents
An introductory survey of scholarship on Ossian: why literary truth matters -- James MacPherson's violation of literary truth -- Johnson on truth, frauds, and folklore: in the company of Thomas Percy -- Searching for truth in the Highlands: MacPherson throws down the gauntlet -- Charles O'Conor and the Celtic revival in Ireland -- Johnson and the Irish: more opposition to Ossian -- Johnson's last word on Ossian with William Shaw: a finale to controversy
Control code
000043745490
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 338 p.
Isbn
9780521407472
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2009000050
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.b24538383
System control number
(OCoLC)297147061

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