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Washington Irving

Autor: Lewis Leary
Editora: Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, [1963]
Séries: University of Minnesota pamphlets on American writers, no. 25.
Edição/Formato   Livro : Biografia : InglêsVer todas as edições e formatos
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With quick eye, ready tongue, and alert recognition of absurdities, Washington Irving sits quietly at both ends of the American literary spectrum -- an expatriate seeking reverently in Europe for sources of culture, but most effective in realizing American characters enmeshed in American ideals; and at the same time a native myth-maker who wove indigenous lore into comic tales which became fables. His country's  Ler mais...
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Gênero/Forma: Biography
Pessoa Denominada: Washington Irving; Washington Irving; Washington Irving; Washington Irving
Tipo de Material: Biografia
Tipo de Documento: Livro
Todos os Autores / Contribuintes: Lewis Leary
Número OCLC: 275724
Descrição: 48 pages ; 21 cm.
Título da Série: University of Minnesota pamphlets on American writers, no. 25.
Responsabilidade: Lewis Leary.

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With quick eye, ready tongue, and alert recognition of absurdities, Washington Irving sits quietly at both ends of the American literary spectrum -- an expatriate seeking reverently in Europe for sources of culture, but most effective in realizing American characters enmeshed in American ideals; and at the same time a native myth-maker who wove indigenous lore into comic tales which became fables. His country's first, but not her best, romantic historian; an early, but unsatisfying, impressionistic biographer; an exotic local colorist; a mildly boisterous, thigh-slapping, sidesplitting rural humorist;, a comic realist, a caricaturist. - p. 44.

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