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Title Venice and the cultural imagination : 'this strange dream upon the water' / edited by Michael O'Neill, Mark Sandy and Sarah Wootton.
Imprint Abingdon, Oxon : Routledge, 2016.


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Description 1 online resource (xii, 212 pages) : illustrations, music
Note Originally published 2012 by Pickering & Chatto (Publishers) Limited.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Subject Venice (Italy) -- In literature.
Italy -- Venice.
Contents 1. A 'more beloved existence' : from Shakespeare's 'Venice' to Byron's Venice / Bernard Beatty -- 2. Reimagining Venice and visions of decay in Wordsworth, the Shelleys and Thomas Mann / Mark Sandy -- 3. J.M.W. Turner and the 'Floating city' / Andrew Wilton -- 4. Venice and opera : tradition, propaganda and transformation / Jeremy Dibble -- 5. Venice, Dickens, Robert Browning and the Victorian imagination / Michael O'Neill -- 6. 'The lamp of memory' : Ruskin and Venice / Dinah Birch -- 7. Edith Wharton's 'Venetian backgrounds' / Pamela Knights -- 8. Henry James's Venice and the visual arts / Sarah Wootton -- 9. The myth of Venice in the decline of Eliot and Pound / Jason Harding -- 10. Representations of Venice in Daphne du Maurier's Don't look now and Nicolas Roeg's screen adaption / Rebecca White.
Other Author O'Neill, Michael, 1953-
Sandy, Mark, 1970-
Wootton, Sarah.
Other Title 9781848931664