By Elizabeth Outka
The ebook brings jointly a variety of cultural assets, from the version cities of Bournville, Port sun, and Letchworth; to the structure of Edwin Lutyens and Selfridges division shop; to paintings by means of authors corresponding to Bernard Shaw, E. M. Forster, Henry James, D. H. Lawrence, James Joyce, and Virginia Woolf.
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Consuming Traditions: Modernity, Modernism, and the Commodified Authentic (Modernist Literature and Culture) by Elizabeth Outka