National Myth and Imperial Fantasy: Representations of British Identity on the Early Eighteenth-Century Stage (Hardback)
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National Myth and Imperial Fantasy: Representations of British Identity on the Early Eighteenth-Century Stage (Hardback)

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Hardback 223 Pages / Published: 12/11/2008
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Eighteenth-century drama is often dismissed as homogenous, aesthetically uninteresting, or politically complacent. This book reveals the incredibly intriguing and intricate nature of the period's history plays and their often messy dramatisaton of the complexities of patriotic rhetoric and national identification.

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
ISBN: 9780230573376
Number of pages: 223
Weight: 445 g
Dimensions: 216 x 140 x 17 mm


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'Marshall provides significant insight into how the violent realities of the colonial endeavour were either elided by the fantasy of liberty or reconciled with the rhetoric of patriotism.' - Lisa A. Freeman, Times Literary Supplement

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