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The times of Melville and Whitman

Author: Van Wyck Brooks
Publisher: [New York] : E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc., 1947.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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The 3d v. of the author's series on the history of the literary life in America.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Brooks, Van Wyck, 1886-1963.
Times of Melville and Whitman.
New York] E.P. Dutton, 1947
(OCoLC)569974140
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Van Wyck Brooks
OCLC Number: 734239
Notes: The 3d v. of the author's series on the history of the literary life in America.
Description: vi, 489 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Washington Irving's New York --
Philadelphia --
The south --
The middle west --
The far west --
Walt Whitman's youth --
Melville the traveller --
Melville in the Berkshires --
Whitman: Leaves of grass --
The Bohemians --
Washington: Lincoln and Whitman --
After the Civil War --
San Francisco: Bret Harte --
Mark Twain in the west --
Exodus to Europe: New York --
The south: Constance Fenimore Woolson --
The south: Lanier and Joel Chandler Harris --
The south: Miss Murfree and Cable --
West of the Appalachians --
The plains and the mountains --
Farm and country --
Mark Twain in the east --
transition.
Responsibility: by Van Wyck Brooks.

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The 3d v. of the author's series on the history of the literary life in America.

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