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Product Description: For many critics, Romanticism is synonymous with nature writing, for representations of the natural world appear during this period with a freshness, concreteness, depth, and intensity that have rarely been equaled. Why did nature matter so much to writers of the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries? And how did it play such an important role in their understanding of themselves and the world?In Natures in Translation, Alan Bewell argues that there is no Nature in the singular, only natures that have undergone transformation through time and across space...read more

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9781421420967 | Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, January 2, 2017, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: For many critics, Romanticism is synonymous with nature writing, for representations of the natural world appear during this period with a freshness, concreteness, depth, and intensity that have rarely been equaled.

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Product Description: Colonial experience was profoundly structured by disease, as expansion brought people into contact with new and deadly maladies. Pathogens were exchanged on a scale far greater than ever before. Native populations were decimated by wave after wave of Old World diseases...read more

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9780801862250 | Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, December 1, 1999, cover price $51.00 | About this edition: Colonial experience was profoundly structured by disease, as expansion brought people into contact with new and deadly maladies.

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9780801877346 | Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, October 3, 2003, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: Colonial experience was profoundly structured by disease, as expansion brought people into contact with new and deadly maladies.

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Product Description: This book provides a new context for understanding Wordsworth's major poetry by examining the poet's response to Enlightenment attitudes toward nature and society. Alan Bewell argues that at the core of Wordsworth's poetry is an anthropological vision, a concern with how human beings first made the transition from nature to society...read more

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9780300043938 | Yale Univ Pr, May 1, 1989, cover price $66.00 | About this edition: This book provides a new context for understanding Wordsworth's major poetry by examining the poet's response to Enlightenment attitudes toward nature and society.

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