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American Renaissance: Art and Expression in the Age of Emerson and Whitman

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Studies the views of 5 prominent mid-19th century writers on the function and nature of literature and how they applied these views to their works

Table of Contents

Book 1 From Emerson to Thoreau


Book 2 Hawthorne


Book 3 Melville


Book 4 Whitman


Product Details

ISBN:
9780199726882
Subtitle:
Art and Expression in the Age of Emerson and Whitman
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Author:
Matthiessen, Francis Otto
Subject:
American
Subject:
American - General
Subject:
Intellectual life
Subject:
American literature
Subject:
Literature/English | American Literature | Literary Criticism
Subject:
American literature -- 19th century.
Subject:
United States Intellectual life 1783-1865.
Subject:
Literary Criticism : General
Subject:
Literary History-United States 18th and 19th Century
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Publication Date:
19681231
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
678

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