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The art of wandering : the writer as walker / Merlin Coverley

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The art of wandering : the writer as walker / Merlin Coverley
Title
The art of wandering
Title remainder
the writer as walker / Merlin Coverley
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Author
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A philosophical history of that strange but prolific hybrid-the writer as walkerFrom the peripatetic philosophers of Ancient Greece to the streets of 20th-century London, Paris, and New York, the figure of writer as walker has continued to evolve through the centuries, the philosopher and the Romantic giving way to the experimentalist and radical. From pilgrim to pedestrian, flâneur to stalker, the names may change, but the activity of walking remains constant, creating a literary tradition encompassing philosophy and poetry, the novel and the manifesto; a tradition which this
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Coverley, Merlin
Dewey number
  • 355.4
  • 355.47
Index
no index present
LC call number
G70
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Geography
  • Geographical perception in literature
  • Landscapes in literature
  • HISTORY
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • Geographical perception in literature
  • Geography
  • Landscapes in literature
Label
The art of wandering : the writer as walker / Merlin Coverley
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; About the Book; About the Author; Title; Dedication; Contents; Introduction: The Writer as Walker; Chapter One: The Walker as Philosopher; Chapter Two: The Walker as Pilgrim; Chapter Three: The Imaginary Walker; Chapter Four: The Walker as Vagrant; Chapter Five: The Walker and the Natural World; Chapter Six: The Walker as Visionary; Chapter Seven: The Flâneur; Chapter Eight: Experimental Walking; Chapter Nine: The Return of the Walker; Bibliography; Online Sources; Acknowledgement; By the Same Author; Copyright
Control code
829461506
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (302 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781842436400
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
8a8acbc4-4cd9-4129-8d9f-346e80fa0d41
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)829461506
Label
The art of wandering : the writer as walker / Merlin Coverley
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; About the Book; About the Author; Title; Dedication; Contents; Introduction: The Writer as Walker; Chapter One: The Walker as Philosopher; Chapter Two: The Walker as Pilgrim; Chapter Three: The Imaginary Walker; Chapter Four: The Walker as Vagrant; Chapter Five: The Walker and the Natural World; Chapter Six: The Walker as Visionary; Chapter Seven: The Flâneur; Chapter Eight: Experimental Walking; Chapter Nine: The Return of the Walker; Bibliography; Online Sources; Acknowledgement; By the Same Author; Copyright
Control code
829461506
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (302 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781842436400
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
8a8acbc4-4cd9-4129-8d9f-346e80fa0d41
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)829461506

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