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A book about the meaning of travel, about how important the topic has been for writers for two and a half centuries, and about how excellent the literature of travel happened to be in England and America in the 1920s and 30s.

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An elegy for the lost art of travel-as opposed to today's tourism-Abroad is also a celebration of the British writers who memorialized the years between the two world wars as the last great age of travel.

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ISBN:
9780195030686
Author:
Fussell, Paul
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Subject:
English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Subject:
Essays & Travelogues
Subject:
Authors, English
Subject:
Semiotics & Theory
Subject:
Literature/English | American Literature | 20th C
Subject:
Literary Criticism : General
Series Volume:
VI(2)
Publication Date:
19820631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
illus.
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
8.42x5.56x.73 in. .83 lbs.

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