Being a boy again : autobiography and the American boy book (Book, 1996) [WorldCat.org]
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Being a boy again : autobiography and the American boy book

Author: Marcia Ann Jacobson
Publisher: Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This work identifies a genre that flourished between the Civil War and World War I: the American boy book. Described as an autobiographical form that concentrates on boyhood alone, the book discusses  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Mark Twain; Stephen Crane; Hamlin Garland; Booth Tarkington; Stephen Crane; Hamlin Garland; Booth Tarkington; Mark Twain
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marcia Ann Jacobson
ISBN: 0817308660 9780817308667 0817307648 9780817307646
OCLC Number: 39654166
Description: 188 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: The boy book : the historical context, fiction and autobiography --
Thomas Bailey Aldrich and Charles Dudley Warner --
Mark Twain --
William Dean Howells --
Hamlin Garland --
Stephen Crane --
Booth Tarkington --
The end of the boy book.
Responsibility: Marcia Jacobson.

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