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Adopting America : childhood, kinship, and national identity in literature

Author: Carol J Singley
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford Univ. Press, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1. issued as paperbackView all editions and formats

A literary history that considers works by Cotton Mather, Ben Franklin, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Louisa May Alcott, Edith Wharton, and others to illustrate the relationship between adoption and  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carol J Singley
ISBN: 9780199779390 0199779392 9780199985777 0199985774
OCLC Number: 867157206
Description: 254 Seiten
Responsibility: Carol J. Singley.


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This book succeeds admirably...through deep historical contextualization and close literary analysis of theme and form. * New England Quarterly * Wide ranging, clearly written, and well informed, Read more...

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