Prospects for the Nation: Recent Essays in British Landscape, 1750-1880 - The Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art v. 4 (Hardback)

by Michael Rosenthal, Christiana Payne, Scott Wilcox

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Provides a picture of the changing state of British landscape studies. The text discusses a range of topics: the role of landscape in the construction of national identity; tourism and the politics of the picturesque; and the relation of scientific observation to naturalistic landscape.

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