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Record #152564:

Cain's land: literature and mythology of the Polar regions / Paul Simpson-Housley.

Title: Cain's land: literature and mythology of the Polar regions / Paul Simpson-Housley.
Author(s): Simpson-Housley, Paul.
Date: 1999.
Publisher: North York, Ont.: Captus Press
Abstract: Study of high latitude myths and literature. Subjects discussed include Pytheas, 'open polar sea', novels of Jules Verne, 'holes at the poles', Gothic novels (Edgar Allen Poe, H.P. Lovecraft, and Mary Shelley), Charles Dickens' defence of Sir John Franklin's expedition against charge of cannibalism, and Antarctic poetry.
Keywords: 113/119 -- Attitudes to nature.
82 -- Literature.
82-1 -- Poetry.
82-3 -- Prose. Fiction.
91(091) -- Exploration, history.
S -- Literature and Language.
(*2) -- Polar regions.
(*3) -- Arctic regions.
(*7) -- Antarctic regions.
Location(s): SCO: SPRI-SHF: 82 : (*2)
ISBN: 1896691862
SPRI record no.: 152564

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