Dislocating Literature: The Novel and the Gretna Green Romance, 1770-1850

O'Connell, Lisa
September 2001
Novel: A Forum on Fiction;Fall2001, Vol. 35 Issue 1, p5
Academic Journal
Literary Criticism
Examines the practice of Scotch marriage at the Gretna Green village in Scotland from 1770 through 1850. Travel experiences of historian and theorist William Gilpin in Scotland in 1776; Description of Gretna Green in a novel by Gilpin; Significance of the Scotch marriage.


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