American Literature from 1600 Through the 1850s

American Literature from 1600 Through the 1850s

by Adam Augustyn
     
 

ISBN-10: 1615301240

ISBN-13: 9781615301249

Pub. Date: 08/15/2010

Publisher: Rosen Publishing Group, Incorporated, The

Fiercely nationalistic, the first prominent American writers exhibited a profound pride in the territory that would come to be known as the United States. Predating even the Declaration of Independence, much early American writing entailed commentary on the newly developing American society. This volume examines the literature of the country in its nascence and…  See more details below

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Fiercely nationalistic, the first prominent American writers exhibited a profound pride in the territory that would come to be known as the United States. Predating even the Declaration of Independence, much early American writing entailed commentary on the newly developing American society. This volume examines the literature of the country in its nascence and writers such as Poe, Hawthorne, and Emerson, who helped cultivate a uniquely American voice.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781615301249
Publisher:
Rosen Publishing Group, Incorporated, The
Publication date:
08/15/2010
Series:
The Britannica Guide to World Literature
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.80(d)
Age Range:
14 - 17 Years

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