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Published: 31 July 2020

272 Pages

9 x 6 inches

ISBN: 9781789621433

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Hidden Texts, Hidden Nation

(Re)Discoveries of Wales in Travel Writing in French and German (1780-2018)

Kathryn N Jones, Carol Tully, and Heather Williams

Liverpool University Press

Contemporary French and Francophone Cultures LUP

  • This book offers exciting new perspectives on Wales from a European viewpoint
  • It is the first study to combine research in modern languages with Welsh studies
  • This book has has uncovered rare sources in French and German which are used to explore Wales's Europeanness
  • This is the first book-length study of a 'minoritized' nation in travel writing, which contends that it is possible to study the periphery on its own terms