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Name Professor Robert Mayhew
Job title Professor of Historical Geography and Intellectual History
Department School of Geographical Sciences University of Bristol
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Qualifications BA, DPhil(Oxon), PhD(Cantab)
Professional details
Membership of professional bodies Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries of London
Keywords history of geography
landscape in literature
history of travel and discovery
Thomas Robert Malthus
Samuel Johnson
Areas of expertise The history of geographical writing, travel writing and literary representations of landscapes in Britain from 1600 to 1900. Especial interests in Robert Malthus and Samuel Johnson. Environmental history and politics in Britain from 1600 to 1900.