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Columbia literary history of the United States

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Published by Columbia Univ. Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American literature,
  • History and criticism,
  • Amerikanska litteraturen Nya tiden

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEmory Elliott, general editor; associate editors: Martha Banta...; advisory editors: Houston A. Baker...
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxviii, 1263 s. ;
    Number of Pages1263
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24736660M
    ISBN 100231058128
    ISBN 109780231058124
    OCLC/WorldCa185644292

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The Columbia Literary History of the United States contains essays by today's foremost scholars and critics, overseen by a board of distinguished editors headed by Emory Elliott of Princeton University. These contributors reexamine in contemporary terms traditional subjects such as the importance of Puritanism, Romanticism, and frontier humor.

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Designed as a companion to The Columbia Literary History of the United States, this compilation of 31 major essays covers the American novel from the s to the present, although the majority deal with the 20th century. Within each era, themes, genres, and topics such as realism, gender, romance, and technology are discussed in depth, as well as modern Canadian, Caribbean, and Latin American.

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