Albion The Origins Of The English Imagination

Author: Peter Ackroyd
Homepage 9781856197212

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  • : $30.00(NZD)
  • : 9781856197212
  • : Chatto & Windus
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  • : January 2002
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Barcode 9781856197212
9781856197212

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This title covers the whole of English cultural history from its roots in the Anglo-Saxon period, through the centuries, to numerous examples from contemporary times. Explorations include: forgery and plagerism; ruins and antiquarianism; the English love of miniatures; and drag acts and eccentrics.