The Resource The last of the race : the growth of a myth from Milton to Darwin, Fiona J. Stafford

The last of the race : the growth of a myth from Milton to Darwin, Fiona J. Stafford

Label
The last of the race : the growth of a myth from Milton to Darwin
Title
The last of the race
Title remainder
the growth of a myth from Milton to Darwin
Statement of responsibility
Fiona J. Stafford
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This is an innovative and wide-ranging study of the myth of 'The Last of the Race' as it develops in a range of literary and non-literary texts from the late seventeenth to late nineteenth centuries
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
Dewey number
820.9/15
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR408.F34
LC item number
S73 1994
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The last of the race : the growth of a myth from Milton to Darwin, Fiona J. Stafford
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 308-320) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • none
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
'Betwixt the World destroyed and World restored': Milton and the Universal Rack -- The First Last Man? Thomas Burnet and the Revolution in Time -- Towards the Last of the Race: Robinson Crusoe as Sole Survivor -- The Last Bards -- 'Shortliv'd as foliage is the race of man': The last of the Race and the Natural World -- Strength in what remains behind': Wordsworth and the Last of the Race -- 'As the last of my race I must wither away': The Sixth Lord Byron -- The Last Men -- New Ideas of Race: The Last of the Mohicans -- Edward Bulwer and the 'Terror of History' -- The last Chapter: After Darwin
Control code
ocn624323232
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (326 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191670718
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b37515639
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)624323232
  • oso0191670715
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

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