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At Juliet's Tomb: Anglophone Travel-writing and Shakespeare's Verona, 1814-1914

Watson, Nicola J. (2016). At Juliet's Tomb: Anglophone Travel-writing and Shakespeare's Verona, 1814-1914. In: Bigliazzi, Silvia and Calvi, Lisanna eds. Shakespeare, Romeo & Juliet, and Civic Life: The Boundaries of Civic Space. Routledge Studies in Shakespeare. New York: Routledge, pp. 224–237.

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Abstract

A history of the invention and tourist consumption of Shakespeare's Verona in the aftermath of Waterloo which explores the cultural imperatives driving investment first in 'Juliet's tomb' and then in 'Juliet's house' by local authorities and British tourists.

Item Type: Book Section
Copyright Holders: 2016 Taylor and Francis
ISBN: 1-138-83998-1, 978-1-138-83998-4
Project Funding Details:
Funded Project NameProject IDFunding Body
Not SetNot SetThe Open University (OU)
Keywords: Shakespeare; Verona; Romeo and Juliet; tourism
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Art History, Classical Studies, English and Creative Writing, Music
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
Item ID: 46512
Depositing User: Nicola Watson
Date Deposited: 22 Jun 2016 12:24
Last Modified: 26 Apr 2017 14:21
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/46512
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