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Narrating the landscape : print culture and American expansion in the nineteenth century / Matthew N. Johnston.

Author/creator Johnston, Matt, 1970- author.
Format Book and Print
Publication Info Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, 2016.
Description242 pages ; 29 cm.
Subject(s)
Series The Charles M. Russell Center series on art and photography of the American West ; Volume 24
Charles M. Russell Center series on art and photography of the American West ; v. 24. ^A788788
Contents Introduction : Landscape and Narrative in Nineteenth-Century American Visual Culture -- Reading the Past outside the Window : Competing Visions of History in Paintings and Railroad Guidebooks -- The Anatomy of Greed : Newport Tourist Literature and the Luminist Works of William Trost Richards and John Frederick Kensett -- 'Walking Statues' : Narrative and Landscape in Early American Ethnology -- The Figuration of Time in the Geological Surveys of the West.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (pages 223-232) and index.
LCCN 2015037905
ISBN9780806152233 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
ISBN0806152230 (hardcover ; alk. paper)

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