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Santayana on America; essays, notes, and letters on American life, literature, and philosophy.

Author: George Santayana
Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace & World [1968]
Series: Original harbinger book, H 066.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Santayana, George, 1863-1952.
Santayana on America.
New York, Harcourt, Brace & World [1968]
(OCoLC)613986073
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George Santayana
OCLC Number: 443810
Description: xxxvii, 307 pages 21 cm.
Contents: A brief history of my opinions.--Tradition and practice.--The genteel tradition in American philosophy.--The moral background.--William James.--Josiah Royce.--Dewey's naturalistic metaphysics.--The genteel tradition at bay.--English liberty in America.--A letter to Logan Pearsall Smith.--America's young radicals.--Marginal notes on civilization in the United States.--Americanism.--From Dominations and powers.--What is a Philistine?--The elements and function of poetry.--Emerson.--Emerson the poet.--Walt Whitman: a dialogue.--The poetry of barbarism II: Walt Whitman.--Genteel American poetry.--A marginal note.--Letters.
Series Title: Original harbinger book, H 066.
Responsibility: Edited and with an introd. by Richard Colton Lyon.

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