The Aesthetics and Politics of the Crowd in American Literature

The Aesthetics and Politics of the Crowd in American Literature

by Mary Esteve
     
 

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Esteve examines crowd representations in American literature from the antebellum era to the early twentieth century.See more details below

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Esteve examines crowd representations in American literature from the antebellum era to the early twentieth century.

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"In this ambitious and erudite study, Mary Esteve successfully contends that any consideration of "the crowd" as a political force in American literary texts should not be undertaken without understanding the concomitant aesthetic function of the same." Studies in the Novel

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ISBN-13:
9780521035903
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
07/01/2008
Series:
Cambridge Studies in American Literature and Culture Series, #135
Pages:
276
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.90(d)

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