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Published: 24 December 2019

370 Pages | 21 Illustrations


ISBN: 9780198832409

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The Aesthetics of Island Space

Perception, Ideology, Geopoetics

Johannes Riquet

Oxford Textual Perspectives

  • Studies the spatial poetics of islands as depicted in literature, the journals of explorers and scientists, and in film
  • Covers a broad range of texts and films and draws on works by Shakespeare, Amitav Ghosh, James Cook, and Charles Darwin, among others
  • Discusses both classics and little-known texts

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