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Landscape and the geographical imagination of J.B. Priestley: 1913-1930

Jenness, Roger;
Open Access English
  • Published: 24 Oct 2013
Abstract
There are a number of studies on J.B. Priestley’s life and work including assessments of his novels, social and political writings and contribution to English culture. Some of these studies have commented on Priestley and landscape, especially his attachment to Bradford and rural Yorkshire. There are no detailed studies, however, relating to his geographical imagination. The purpose of this research is a survey and interpretation of Priestley’s work to form a source of information and ideas relating to landscape, dwelling and topophilia as the basis of his geographical imagination. The thesis will consider, firstly, what he wrote relating to the origin and form ...
Subjects
free text keywords: PR6031.R6
24 references, page 1 of 2

Alexander, S. (2007) 'New civilization? London surveyed 1928-1940s', History Workshop Journal, Issue 64, pp.296-320.

Cosgrove, D.E. (2006) 'Regional art: Transpennine geography remembered and exhibited', in Gebhart, H. and Meusberger, P. Geographical Imagination and the Authority of Images: Hetner-Lecture 2005 with Denis Cosgrove .Stuttgart: Franz Steiner Verlag pp.55-72.

Crang, M. (2008) 'Placing stories, performing places: spatiality in Joyce and Austen', Anglia - Zeitschrift für Englische Philologie, 126 (2), pp.312-329.

Crehan, T. (1962) 'Critical commentary', in Brontë, E. Wuthering Heights. London: University of London Press, pp.ix-xlii.

Cudworth, W. ([1888]1997) Worstedopolis: a Sketch History of the Town and Trade of Bradford. Bradford: The Old Bradfordian Press.

Cullingford, A. (2009) <a.cullingford@bradford.ac.uk> "J.B. Priestley's Round the Hearth articles." 2 February 2009 Personal e-mail. (2 February 2009).

J.B.P (1913f) 'Round the hearth', Bradford Pioneer, 2 May, p.6.

J.B.P (1913g) 'Round the hearth', Bradford Pioneer, 6 June, p.6.

J.B.P (1913h) 'Round the hearth', Bradford Pioneer, 11 July, p.6.

J.B.P (1913i) 'Round the hearth', Bradford Pioneer, 18 July, p.6.

J.B.P (1913j) 'Round the hearth', Bradford Pioneer, 1 August, p.6.

J.B.P (1913k) 'Round the hearth', Bradford Pioneer, 8 August, p.6.

J.B.P (1913l) 'Round the hearth', Bradford Pioneer, 15 August, p.6.

J.B.P (1913m) 'Round the hearth', Bradford Pioneer, 22 August, p.6.

J.B.P (1913n) 'Round the hearth'. Bradford Pioneer, 26 September, p.6.

24 references, page 1 of 2
Abstract
There are a number of studies on J.B. Priestley’s life and work including assessments of his novels, social and political writings and contribution to English culture. Some of these studies have commented on Priestley and landscape, especially his attachment to Bradford and rural Yorkshire. There are no detailed studies, however, relating to his geographical imagination. The purpose of this research is a survey and interpretation of Priestley’s work to form a source of information and ideas relating to landscape, dwelling and topophilia as the basis of his geographical imagination. The thesis will consider, firstly, what he wrote relating to the origin and form ...
Subjects
free text keywords: PR6031.R6
24 references, page 1 of 2

Alexander, S. (2007) 'New civilization? London surveyed 1928-1940s', History Workshop Journal, Issue 64, pp.296-320.

Cosgrove, D.E. (2006) 'Regional art: Transpennine geography remembered and exhibited', in Gebhart, H. and Meusberger, P. Geographical Imagination and the Authority of Images: Hetner-Lecture 2005 with Denis Cosgrove .Stuttgart: Franz Steiner Verlag pp.55-72.

Crang, M. (2008) 'Placing stories, performing places: spatiality in Joyce and Austen', Anglia - Zeitschrift für Englische Philologie, 126 (2), pp.312-329.

Crehan, T. (1962) 'Critical commentary', in Brontë, E. Wuthering Heights. London: University of London Press, pp.ix-xlii.

Cudworth, W. ([1888]1997) Worstedopolis: a Sketch History of the Town and Trade of Bradford. Bradford: The Old Bradfordian Press.

Cullingford, A. (2009) <a.cullingford@bradford.ac.uk> "J.B. Priestley's Round the Hearth articles." 2 February 2009 Personal e-mail. (2 February 2009).

J.B.P (1913f) 'Round the hearth', Bradford Pioneer, 2 May, p.6.

J.B.P (1913g) 'Round the hearth', Bradford Pioneer, 6 June, p.6.

J.B.P (1913h) 'Round the hearth', Bradford Pioneer, 11 July, p.6.

J.B.P (1913i) 'Round the hearth', Bradford Pioneer, 18 July, p.6.

J.B.P (1913j) 'Round the hearth', Bradford Pioneer, 1 August, p.6.

J.B.P (1913k) 'Round the hearth', Bradford Pioneer, 8 August, p.6.

J.B.P (1913l) 'Round the hearth', Bradford Pioneer, 15 August, p.6.

J.B.P (1913m) 'Round the hearth', Bradford Pioneer, 22 August, p.6.

J.B.P (1913n) 'Round the hearth'. Bradford Pioneer, 26 September, p.6.

24 references, page 1 of 2
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