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Land and landscape in the Dublin Penny Journal, 1832-1833

Benatti, Francesca (2008). Land and landscape in the Dublin Penny Journal, 1832-1833. In: Hooper, Glenn and Ní Bhroiméil, Úna eds. Land and Landscape in Nineteenth-Century Ireland. Nineteenth-Century Ireland Series. Dublin: Four Courts Press, pp. 13–24.

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This essay focuses on how the themes of land and landscape were represented in a nineteenth-century Irish popular periodical, the Dublin Penny Journal, through the articles of its two editors, George Petrie and Caesar Otway. It examines how the authors provided their readers with a framework for interpreting Ireland and Irish identity, and how they attempted to reconcile their cultural goals with the commercial goals of a periodical publication.

Item Type: Book Chapter
Copyright Holders: 2008 Four Courts Press
ISBN: 1-84682-065-0, 978-1-84682-065-6
Extra Information: Based on papers presented at the 2005 annual meeting of the Society for the Study of Nineteenth-Century Ireland, held in Limerick
Keywords: Ireland; periodicals; 19th century; landscape
Academic Unit/Department: Arts
Item ID: 32855
Depositing User: Francesca Benatti
Date Deposited: 02 Mar 2012 09:35
Last Modified: 03 Mar 2012 06:35
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