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Letters from an American farmer and other essays

Auteur : J Hector St John de Crèvecoeur; Dennis D Moore
Éditeur : Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2013.
Collection : John Harvard library.
Édition/format :   Print book : AnglaisVoir toutes les éditions et tous les formats
Base de données :WorldCat
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Published in London just as the idea of an "American" was becoming a reality, Letters introduced Europeans to America's landscape, customs, and then-new people. Moore's reader's edition situates  Lire la suite...

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Genre/forme : Early works
History
Early works to 1800
Format : Livre
Tous les auteurs / collaborateurs : J Hector St John de Crèvecoeur; Dennis D Moore
ISBN : 9780674051812 0674051815
Numéro OCLC : 792886792
Description : xxxvi, 372 pages ; 24 cm.
Contenu : Introduction : moving beyond "the farmer of feelings" --
A note on Crèvecoeur's text and on emendations --
Introductory letter --
Thoughts, feelings and pleasures of an American farmer --
What is an American? --
Description of the island of Nantucket, with the manners, customs, policy and trade of the inhabitants --
Customary education and employment of the inhabitants of Nantucket --
Description of the island of Martha's Vineyard and of the whale-fishery --
Manners and customs at Nantucket --
Peculiar customs at Nantucket --
Description of Charles-Town; thoughts on slavery; on physical evil; a melancholy scene --
On snakes; and on the humming-bird --
From Mr. IW-n AL-z, a Russian gentleman; describing the visit he paid at my request to Mr. John Bertram, the celebrated Pennsylvanian botanist --
Distresses of a frontier man --
A happy family disunited by the spirit of civil war --
Rock of Lisbon --
Sketches of Jamaica and Bermudas and other subjects --
The commissioners --
Ingratitude rewarded --
Susquehannah --
The grotto --
Hospitals --
A sketch of the contrast between the Spanish and the English colonies --
A snow-storm as it affects the American farmer --
The frontier woman --
History of Mrs. B --
The man of sorrow.
Titre de collection : John Harvard library.
Responsabilité : J. Hector St. John de Crèvecoeur ; edited and with an introduction by Dennis D. Moore.

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