Formalism, experience, and the making of American literature in the nineteenth century /

Theo Davis offers a fresh account of the emergence of a national literature in the United States. Taking American literature's universalism as an organising force that must be explained rather than simply exposed, she contends that Emerson, Hawthorne, and Stowe's often noted investigations...

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Main Author: Davis, Theo.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, ©2007.
Series:Cambridge studies in American literature and culture.
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Online Access:Available via EBSCO eBook Collection
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