La Literatura De Viaje Espanol Del Siglo Diecinueve Clasificada En Subgeneros: Los Diferentes Tipos De Libros De Viaje Oescritos En Espana Durante El

La Literatura De Viaje Espanol Del Siglo Diecinueve Clasificada En Subgeneros: Los Diferentes Tipos De Libros De Viaje Oescritos En Espana Durante El

By: Chantal Roussel Zuazu (author)Hardback

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This work argues that the travel narrative of the scientific-historical type is a scholarly book, replete with new zoological and anthropological findings. This research was acquired through the exploration of the American continent by Spanish professional scientists of the nineteenth century who were working with government funds. The travel account of the philosophical-political type serves as a vehicle to express the philosophical ideas and political opinions of its author. In Spanish. The travel book of the 'aesthetic-cultural' type includes authors such as el Duque de Rivas (Angel de Saavedra), Pedro de Alarcon, Amos de Escalante and Benito Perez Galdos; the travel book of the 'economic-social' type includes authors such as Emilia Pardo Bazan, Ramon de Mesonero Romanos, and Angel Ganivet; the travel book of the 'scientific-historical' type includes authors such as Felix de Azara, Marcos Jimenez de la Espada, Manuel Almagro, and Ciro Bayo, and the travel book of the philosophical-political type includes authors such as Gaspar Melchor de Jovellanos, Miguel de Unamuno and Federico Garcia Lorca. Works that belong to the 'costumbrismo' movement that are classed as 'artistico-literarias' have not been included in this study because of their remote relation to the main body of travel literature. The authors are famous writers of the nineteenth century well known to Spanish readers of the time.

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  • publication date: 31/12/2010
  • ISBN13: 9780773414983
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 260
  • ID: 9780773414983
  • ISBN10: 0773414983

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