Skip to content

Politics of the Picturesque Literature, Landscape and Aesthetics Since 1770

Spend $50 to get a free DVD!

ISBN-10: 0521131103

ISBN-13: 9780521131100

Edition: 2010

Authors: Stephen Copley, Peter Garside

List price: $54.95
Blue ribbon 30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee!
Out of stock
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
Carrot Coin icon
XP icon
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!

Customers also bought

Book details

List price: $54.95
Copyright year: 2010
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 2/11/2010
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 320
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.25" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.100
Language: English

Stephen Copley taught English at the University of York

List of illustrations
List of tables
Notes on contributors
Introduction
Picturesque landscaping and estate management: Uvedale Price and Nathaniel Kent at Foxley
William Gilpin and the black lead mine
The ruined abbey: Picturesque and Gothic values
The Picturesque and ready-to-wear femininity
'The coquetry of nature': politics and the picturesque in women's fiction
Picturesque figure and landscape: Meg Merrilies and the gypsies
Romantic explorers and picturesque travellers
The legacy of the Picturesque: landscape, property and the ruin
The Picturesque and the sublime: two worldscapes
Agrarians against the Picturesque: ultra-radicalism and the revolutionary politics of land
The Chartist Picturesque
The metropolitan Picturesque
Index