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The bibliography of regional fiction in Britain and Ireland, 1800-2000 /
K.D.M. Snell.
imprint
Aldershot ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, 2002.
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xi, 213 p. : ill.
ISBN
075460666X (alk. paper)
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Aldershot ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, 2002.
isbn
075460666X (alk. paper)
catalogue key
4707530
 
Includes bibliographical references.
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Long Description
Pioneering and interdisciplinary in nature, this bibliography constitutes a comprehensive list of regional fiction for every county of Ireland, Scotland, Wales and England over the past two centuries. In addition, other regions of a usually topographical or urban nature have been used, such as Birmingham and the Black Country; London; The Fens; the Brecklands; the Highlands; the Hebrides; or the Welsh border.Each entry lists the author, title, and date of first publication. The geographical coverage is encompassing and complete, from the Channel Islands to the Shetlands.An original introduction discusses such matters as definition, bibliographical method, popular readerships, trends in output, and the scholarly literature on regional fiction.
Main Description
Pioneering and interdisciplinary in nature, this bibliography constitutes a comprehensive list of regional fiction for every county of Ireland, Scotland, Wales and England over the past two centuries. In addition, other regions of a usually topographical or urban nature have been used, such as Birmingham and the Black Country; London; The Fens; the Brecklands; the Highlands; the Hebrides; or the Welsh border. Each entry lists the author, title, and date of first publication. The geographical coverage is encompassing and complete, from the Channel Islands to the Shetlands.An original introduction discusses such matters as definition, bibliographical method, popular readerships, trends in output, and the scholarly literature on regional fiction.
Table of Contents
Prefacep. vii
Acknowledgementsp. viii
Introductionp. 1
The Bibliography
England
Bedfordshirep. 15
Berkshirep. 15
Birmingham and the Black Countryp. 16
The Brecklandsp. 18
Buckinghamshirep. 18
Cambridgeshirep. 19
The Channel Islandsp. 20
Cheshirep. 24
Cornwallp. 24
Cumberland, Westmorland and Lancashire North of the Sandsp. 30
Derbyshirep. 33
Devonp. 36
Dorsetp. 39
Durhamp. 41
Essexp. 44
The Fensp. 46
Gloucestershirep. 46
Hampshirep. 48
Herefordshirep. 50
Hertfordshirep. 51
The Isle of Manp. 51
The Isle of Wightp. 52
Kentp. 53
Lancashirep. 55
Leicestershire and Rutlandp. 67
Lincolnshirep. 68
Londonp. 71
The Midlandsp. 90
Norfolkp. 91
Northamptonshirep. 93
Northumberlandp. 93
Nottinghamshirep. 99
Oxfordshirep. 101
The Scilly Islesp. 107
Shropshirep. 107
Somerset and Bristolp. 108
Staffordshirep. 115
Suffolkp. 116
Surreyp. 118
Sussexp. 118
Warwickshirep. 124
The West Countryp. 125
Wiltshirep. 125
Worcestershirep. 127
Yorkshirep. 127
Ireland
Achill Islandp. 143
Antrimp. 143
The Aran Islandsp. 144
Armaghp. 144
Belfastp. 145
Carlowp. 147
Cavanp. 147
Clarep. 147
Connaughtp. 147
Corkp. 148
Derry/Londonderryp. 149
Donegalp. 150
Downp. 152
Dublinp. 153
Fermanaghp. 158
Galwayp. 159
The Irish Midlandsp. 160
Kerryp. 160
Kildarep. 161
Kilkennyp. 162
Laoisp. 162
Leitrimp. 162
Limerickp. 162
Longfordp. 163
Louthp. 163
Mayop. 163
Meathp. 164
Monaghanp. 164
Munsterp. 164
The Northern Irish Borderp. 165
Offalyp. 165
Rathlin Islep. 165
Roscommonp. 165
Sligop. 165
Tipperaryp. 165
Tyronep. 166
Ulsterp. 166
Waterfordp. 168
West of Irelandp. 168
West Meathp. 170
Wexfordp. 170
Wicklowp. 171
Scotland
Aberdeenshirep. 175
Angusp. 176
Argyllp. 176
Ayrshirep. 176
Berwickshirep. 177
Caithnessp. 177
Clackmannanshire and Kinross-shirep. 177
Clydesidep. 177
Dumfriesshirep. 178
Dunbartonshire and Renfrewshirep. 178
Edinburghp. 179
Fifeshirep. 182
The Firth of Forthp. 184
Gallowayp. 184
Glasgowp. 184
The Grampiansp. 190
The Hebrides and Western Islesp. 190
The Highlandsp. 192
Inverness-shirep. 196
Kincardineshirep. 196
Kirkcudbrightshirep. 196
Lanarkshirep. 197
The Lothiansp. 197
Morayshirep. 197
The Orkney Islandsp. 197
Peeblesshirep. 198
Perthshirep. 198
The Scottish Bordersp. 199
Selkirkshirep. 200
The Shetland Islandsp. 200
The Solway Firthp. 201
Stirlingshirep. 201
Sutherlandp. 201
Wigtownshirep. 201
Wales
Angleseyp. 205
Brecknockp. 205
Caernarvonshirep. 205
Cardiganshirep. 205
Carmarthenshirep. 206
Glamorganp. 206
Merionethp. 209
Monmouthshirep. 209
Montgomeryshirep. 209
North Walesp. 209
Pembrokeshirep. 210
Radnorshirep. 211
The Welsh Bordersp. 212
West Walesp. 212
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