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Conspiracy & Romance: Studies in Brockden Brown, Cooper, Hawthorne & Melville

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Robert Levine examines the American romance in a new historical context.

Synopsis:

Robert Levine has examined the American romance in a new historical context. With convincing historical and literary detail, Levine shows that anxieties about foreign elements - French revolutionaries, secret societies, Catholic immigrants, African slaves - are central to the fictional worlds of Brockden Brown, Cooper, Hawthorne and Melville.

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ISBN:
9780521366540
Author:
Levine, Robert S.
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Editor:
Posnock, Ross
Editor:
Gelpi, Albert
Author:
Gelpi, Albert
Author:
Posnock, Ross
Location:
Cambridge England ;
Subject:
American
Subject:
Romanticism
Subject:
American fiction
Subject:
Romanticism -- United States.
Subject:
Conspiracies in literature.
Subject:
Melville, Herman
Subject:
American fiction -- 19th century.
Subject:
American - General
Subject:
Literary Criticism : General
Edition Description:
Hardcover
Series:
Cambridge Tracts in Mathematics
Series Volume:
33
Publication Date:
20091131
Binding:
Hardcover
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
316
Dimensions:
6.00x9.00x.88 in. 1.39 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Robert Levine has examined the American romance in a new historical context. With convincing historical and literary detail, Levine shows that anxieties about foreign elements - French revolutionaries, secret societies, Catholic immigrants, African slaves - are central to the fictional worlds of Brockden Brown, Cooper, Hawthorne and Melville.
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