American Travellers in Liverpool

BookAmerican Travellers in Liverpool

American Travellers in Liverpool

2020

March 28th, 2020

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Liverpool was the first British port of call for most American travellers throughout the nineteenth century. Many left accounts of their experiences in the city, providing fascinating glimpses of a Liverpool life that has now disappeared. The excerpts collected here give a series of American views of Liverpool and demonstrate the rich variety of cultural contacts between the two nations during the nineteenth century.

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'This well-edited text presents the observations and impressions of a variety of Americans who visited or resided in the city, focusing especially on nineteenth-century sources.'

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David Seed is Professor of English at the University of Liverpool.