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By Fabienne Michelet

Creation, Migration, and Conquest: Imaginary Geography and feel of area in previous English Literature explores the Anglo-Saxons' spatial imaginaire; tracing its political, literary, and highbrow backgrounds and interpreting how this imaginaire shapes perceptions and representations of geographical area. The publication elaborates new interpretative paradigms, drawing at the paintings of continental students and literary critics, and on complementing interdisciplinary scholarship of medieval imaginary areas and their representations. It gathers facts from either outdated English verse and historico-geographical files, and specializes in the juncture among conventional medical studying and the symbolic values attributed to house and orientation. Combining shut studying with an unique theoretical version, Creation, Migration, and Conquest deals cutting edge interpretations of celebrated texts and highlights the hyperlinks among position, identification, and collective identity.

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