Ottomania: The Romantics and the Myth of the Islamic Orient
'Romanticism had its roots in fantasy and fed on myth'. So Roderick Cavaliero introduces the nineteenth-century European Romantic obsession with the Orient. Cavaliero brings on a rich cast of leading Romantic writers, artists, musicians and travelers, including Beckford, Byron, Shelley, Walter Scott, Pierre Loti, Thomas Moore, Rossini, Eugene Delacroix, Thackeray and Disra...more
Paperback, 272 pages
Published April 30th 2013 by I. B. Tauris
(first published August 15th 2010)
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