Romanticism, Rousseau, Switzerland

New Prospects

  • Angela Esterhammer
  • Diane Piccitto
  • Patrick Vincent

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Patrick Vincent, Diane Piccitto, Angela Esterhammer
    Pages 1-20
  3. Rachel Corkle
    Pages 54-67
  4. Nicola J. Watson
    Pages 84-100
  5. Gordon Turnbull
    Pages 101-116
  6. Patrick Vincent
    Pages 132-149
  7. Simon Bainbridge
    Pages 150-167
  8. Diane Piccitto
    Pages 168-182
  9. Angela Esterhammer
    Pages 183-199
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 219-229

About this book


This collection brings together current research on topics that are perennially important to Romantic studies: the life and work of Jean-Jacques Rousseau, and the landscape and history of his native Switzerland.


Jean-Jacques Rousseau Switzerland Romanticism Travel and Tourism Literary tourism Picturesque Material culture Visual culture Media history Automata Education Botany Suicide Alps Early mountaineering Dorothy Wordsworth William Wordsworth Lord Byron James Boswell Mary Shelley childhood comic education liberty Rousseau transformation

Editors and affiliations

  • Angela Esterhammer
    • 1
  • Diane Piccitto
    • 2
  • Patrick Vincent
    • 3
  1. 1.University of TorontoCanada
  2. 2.Plymouth UniversityUK
  3. 3.University of NeuchâtelSwitzerland

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