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Humor and revelation in American literature : the Puritan connection

Author: Pascal Covici
Publisher: Columbia ; London : University of Missouri Press, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This work argues that much of the humour from which the young Mark Twain derived much of his early models had the same sort of arrogance as American Puritan thought. It also considers the work of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Humor
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Material Type: Government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pascal Covici
ISBN: 0826210953 9780826210951
OCLC Number: 1169767400
Description: ix, 226 p. ; 25 cm.
Responsibility: Pascal Covici, Jr.

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