Literary Encyclopedia

Articles linked to group 'Travel writing'


Alexander Selkirk
Alexandre Olivier Exquemelin
Álvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca
Andrzej Stasiuk
Captain James Cook
Catharine Parr Traill
Cecil Rhodes
Charles Montagu Doughty
Dorothy Richardson
Egon Erwin Kisch
Elspeth Huxley
George Henry Borrow
Hugo Loetscher
Jan Morris
Jean de Léry
John Moore
John Smith
Karl Baedeker
Karl May
Lady Hester Stanhope
Lady Mary Wortley Montagu
Lawrence Durrell
Marco Polo
Mariana Starke
Norman Nicholson
Paul Belloni Du Chaillu
Paul Theroux
Rebecca West
Richard Hakluyt
Ryszard Kapuściński
Stella Benson
Thomas Coryate
William Dampier
William Gilpin


Travel Literature in Antiquity


Banville, John. Prague Pictures: Portraits of a City. 2003.
Beckford, William. Dreams, Waking Thoughts, and Incidents. 1783.
Bellow, Saul. To Jerusalem and Back: A Personal Account. 1976.
Boswell, James. An Account of Corsica: The Journal of a Tour to that Island. 1768.
Boswell, James. Journal of a Tour of the Hebrides. 1785.
Chatwin, Bruce. In Patagonia. 1977.
Coryate, Thomas. Coryats Crudities. 1611.
Dickens, Charles. American Notes for General Circulation. 1842.
Douglas, Norman. Fountains in the Sand: Rambles Among the Oases of Tunisia. 1912.
Douglas, Norman. Old Calabria. 1915.
Douglas, Norman. Siren Land. 1911.
Durrell, Lawrence. Bitter Lemons. 1957.
Durrell, Lawrence. Caesar's Vast Ghost. 1990.
Durrell, Lawrence. Prospero's Cell. 1945.
Durrell, Lawrence. Reflections on a Marine Venus: A Companion to the Landscape of Rhodes. 1953.
Forster, E. M. The Hill of Devi. 1951.
Ghosh, Amitav. Dancing in Cambodia, At Large in Burma. 1998.
Gilpin, William. Observations on the River Wye, and Several Parts of South Wales, chiefly relative to Picturesque Beauty, made in the summer of the year 1770. 1782.
Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von. Italienische Reise. 1816.
Greig, Andrew. Kingdoms of Experience: Everest, the Unclimbed Ridge. 1986.
Heine, Heinrich. Reisebilder. 1826.
Herder, Johann Gottfried von. Journal meiner Reise im Jahr 1769. 1803.
Horwitz, Tony. Baghdad without a Map, and Other Misadventures in Arabia. 1991.
James, Henry. Italian Hours. 1909.
Lummis, Charles F. A Tramp Across the Continent. 1892.
Lummis, Charles F. Mesa, Canyon and Pueblo. 1925.
Lummis, Charles F. The Land of Poco Tiempo. 1893.
Mandeville, John. Mandeville's Travels. 1357.
Maupassant, Guy de. Sur l'eau. 1888.
Mayakovsky, Vladimir. Moe otkrytie Ameriki. 1926.
Pinter, Harold. One for the Road. 1984.
Ralegh, Walter. Discoverie of Guiana. 1596.
Rushdie, Salman. The Jaguar Smile. 1987.
Shelley, Percy Bysshe. History of a Six Weeks' Tour. 1817.
Staël, Madame de. De l'Allemagne. 1813.
Steinbeck, John. A Russian Journal. 1947.
Steinbeck, John. Sea of Cortez. 1941.
Steinbeck, John. Travels with Charley in Search of America. 1962.
Trollope, Frances. Domestic Manners of the Americans. 1832.
Twain, Mark. The Innocents Abroad. 1869.