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The Resource Reading the American novel, 1780-1865, Shirley Samuels

Reading the American novel, 1780-1865, Shirley Samuels

Label
Reading the American novel, 1780-1865
Title
Reading the American novel, 1780-1865
Statement of responsibility
Shirley Samuels
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Samuels, Shirley
Index
index present
LC call number
PS374.U5
LC item number
S26 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Reading the novel
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • American fiction
  • American fiction
  • National characteristics, American, in literature
  • Social history in literature
  • Identity (Psychology) in literature
  • Social psychology in literature
  • Literature and society
  • Literature and history
  • Books and reading
  • Roman
  • Constitutional law
Label
Reading the American novel, 1780-1865, Shirley Samuels
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 165-170) and index
Contents
Preface -- Introduction to the American novel : from Charles Brockden Brown's gothic novels to Caroline Kirkland's wilderness -- Historical codes in literary analysis : the writing projects of Nathaniel Hawthorne, Elizabeth Stoddard, and Hannah Crafts -- Women, blood, and contract : land claims in Lydia Maria Child, Catharine Sedgwick, and James Fenimore Cooper -- Black rivers, red letters, and white whales : mobility and desire in Catherine Williams, Nathaniel Hawthorne, and Herman Melville -- Promoting the nation in James Fenimore Cooper and Harriet Beecher Stowe -- Women's worlds in the 19th century novel : Susan B. Warner, Elizabeth Stuart Phelps, Fanny Fern, E.D.E.N. Southworth, Harriet Wilson, and Louisa May Alcott -- Afterword
Control code
748286898
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 185 p.
Isbn
9780631232889
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011032108
System control number
(OCoLC)748286898
Label
Reading the American novel, 1780-1865, Shirley Samuels
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 165-170) and index
Contents
Preface -- Introduction to the American novel : from Charles Brockden Brown's gothic novels to Caroline Kirkland's wilderness -- Historical codes in literary analysis : the writing projects of Nathaniel Hawthorne, Elizabeth Stoddard, and Hannah Crafts -- Women, blood, and contract : land claims in Lydia Maria Child, Catharine Sedgwick, and James Fenimore Cooper -- Black rivers, red letters, and white whales : mobility and desire in Catherine Williams, Nathaniel Hawthorne, and Herman Melville -- Promoting the nation in James Fenimore Cooper and Harriet Beecher Stowe -- Women's worlds in the 19th century novel : Susan B. Warner, Elizabeth Stuart Phelps, Fanny Fern, E.D.E.N. Southworth, Harriet Wilson, and Louisa May Alcott -- Afterword
Control code
748286898
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 185 p.
Isbn
9780631232889
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011032108
System control number
(OCoLC)748286898

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