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Columbia literary history of the United States

Author: Emory Elliott; et al
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, 1988.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

A survey of the literature of United States, from prehistoric cave narratives to the radical movements of the sixties and the experimentation of the eighties.


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Emory Elliott; et al
ISBN: 0231058128 9780231058124
OCLC Number: 438497099
Description: XXVIII, 1263 str. ; 25 cm.
Contents: Preface General Introduction Note on the Text Acknowledgments Part One. Beginnings to 1810 I. A Key into the Languages of America II. The Prose and Poetry of Colonial America III. America in Transition IV. The Literature of the New Republic Part Two. 1810-1865 I. The Age in Perspective II. Cultural Diversity and Literary Forms III. Intellectual Movements and Social Change IV. The American Renaissance Part Three. 1865-1910 I. Signs of the Times II. Genre Deliberations III. Literary Diversities IV. Major Voices Part Four. 1910-1945 I. Contexts and Backgrounds II. Regionalism, Ethnicity, and Gender: Comparative Literary Cultures III. Fiction IV. Poetry and Criticism Part Five. 1945 to the Present I. The Postwar Era II. Forms and Genres III. The Present Notes on Contributors Index
Responsibility: Emory Elliott, general editor ; associate editors Martha Banta ... [et al.].


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