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Some makers of American literature

William Lyon Phelps

Some makers of American literature

by William Lyon Phelps

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Published by Norwood Editions in Norwood, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American literature -- History and criticism.,
  • Authors, American -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the ed. published by Marshall Jones Co., Boston, in series: Dartmouth alumni lectureships on the Guernsey Center Moore Foundation, 1922.

    Statementby William Lyon Phelps.
    SeriesDartmouth alumni lectureships on the Guernsey Center Moore Foundation ;, 1922.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS88 .P5 1977
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 187 p. ;
    Number of Pages187
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4549773M
    ISBN 100848221737
    LC Control Number77018210
    OCLC/WorldCa3088525

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    Making Literature Now tells the stories of the creators, editors, readers, and critics who make their living by making literature itself come alive. The book shows how various conditions—including gender, education, business dynamics, social networks, money, and the forces of literary tradition—affect the things we can choose, or refuse, to. A Manual of American Literature downloads; A Book of Prefaces H. L. Mencken downloads; Prejudices, Second Series H. L. Mencken 86 downloads; Brief History of English and American Literature Henry A. Beers 83 downloads; Literature in the Making, by Some of Its Makers 50 downloads; Some Diversions of a Man of Letters Edmund Gosse 47 downloads.

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Some makers of American literature. Boston: Marshall Jones Co., © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: William Lyon Phelps; Roy J.

Friedman Mark Twain Collection (Library of Congress). In western fiction you'll find cowboys (unique to America), in some of Jack London's books you get a view of the Gold Rush (also American) and much more. If you take each book you've read, and search for what could be considered uniquely American in some way, you'll find what makes American literature American.

I hope this helps. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Reprint of the ed. Description: ix, pages 23 cm. Contents: The man of the world and the man of God: a dramatic contrastThe spirit of romance: James Fenimore CooperPolitical ideals: Daniel Webster and Abraham LincolnNathaniel Hawthorne and PuritanismThe American philosopher: Ralph.

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These are the Life. American Literature: The Makers and the Making Volume II. by Cleanth Brooks (Editor), R. Lewis (Editor), Robert Penn Warren (Editor) & out of 5 stars 2 ratings. ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important. ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a 5/5(1).

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The Land and the Frontier can also be another theme. America was founded on discovering land and building a life. Think of how My Antonia used the land as a theme. One more theme common in American Literature is that of the hero or anti-hero. Literature in the Making, by Some of Its Makers Contents: War stops literature / William Dean Howells -- The joys of the poor / Kathleen Norris -- National prosperity and art / Booth Tarkington -- Romanticism and American humor / Montague Glass -- The "movies" benefit literature / Rex Beach -- What is genius.

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What is good for me is good for you/ “An Overview of American Literature” conquest of the Americas. The development of the printing press fifty years before Columbus’s first voyage allowed many of his descriptions of the New World to spur the national ambitions and personal imaginations of the Spanish, ensuring new expeditions and future Size: KB.

American literature - American literature - Literary criticism: Some historians, looking back over the first half of the 20th century, were inclined to think that it was particularly noteworthy for its literary criticism.

Beyond doubt, criticism thrived as it had not for several generations. It was an important influence on literature itself, and it shaped the perceptions of readers in the. It's definitely a fantastic book, but some books have much more American qualities to them. I mean, very little of the book even takes place in America.

I would probably substitute it for something like Catch To Kill a Mockingbird, The Great Gatsby and Grapes of Wrath/East of Eden are all great options. Literature in the making, by some of its makers Item Preview remove-circle Tarkington, Booth,American literature, Authors, American Publisher New York, London, Harper & Brothers Collection cornell; americana.

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Some of the volumes, 18 copies, don't have subtitles so I'm not sure they are combined correctly. I own these two books: 1) American Literature: The Makers and the Making, Volume I, Beginnings toedited by Cleanth Brooks, R.

Lewis, Robert Penn Warren. a) St. Martin's Press, New York, New York, b) No ISBN. New Directions Publishing (New York, USA) Series Dates: Size: ″ x 5″ A distinguished series of commissioned titles published by New Directions and aimed at introducing readers to some of the great names in modern literature, the Makers of Modern Literature series had jackets designed by Alvin Lustig, who also designed the promotional poster (below) for the.

In a previous post, I discussed American Literature's "crisis of representation." I think that the second half of the question is an equally fascinating one. The last twenty years has seen an.American literature, literature in English produced in what is now the United States of America.

Colonial Literature American writing began with the work of English adventurers and colonists in the New World chiefly for the benefit of readers in the mother country.Animal Farm by George Orwell. Animal Farm () is Orwell's satirical allegorical novella against Joseph Stalin.

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