By: Behrman, Cynthia Fansler
Athens, OH, Ohio University Press: 1977
Seller ID: 037289
Condition: Very Good
1880 pp, blue cloth covered boards w/wht lettering, dj blu-wht-green w/illustrated front panel w/wht-green lettering. The English have felt peculiarly possessive about the sea. The author demonstrates the importance of this feeling in the late Victorian period. It was a solidifying ingredient of British culture. The author focuses on three particular myths, "the English Self-Image," "the English Seaman," and "the English Navy." View More...