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American literature in English

Was the Cat in the Hat Black?: The Hidden Racism of Children's Literature, and the Need for Diverse Books

ISBN : 9780190932879

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¥3,069
Author: 
Philip Nel
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
139 x 209 mm
Pub date
May 2019
Recipient of the Children's Literature Association's Honor Book Award  PROSE Honorable Mention for Literature, the Professional and Scholarly Publishing Division of the Association of American P ... Read more

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Washington Square

ISBN : 9780199559190

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¥1,276
Author: 
Henry James; Adrian Poole
Pages
224 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
128 x 195 mm
Pub date
Nov 2010
Series
Oxford World's Classics
She will do as I have bidden her.' Catherine Sloper is heiress to a fortune and the social eminence associated with Washington Square. She attracts the attention of a good-looking but penniless y ... Read more

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What Maisie Knew

ISBN : 9780199538591

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¥1,276
Author: 
Henry James; Adrian Poole
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
127 x 195 mm
Pub date
Aug 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
What Maisie Knew (1897) represents one of James's finest reflections on the rites of passage from wonder to knowledge, and the question of their finality. The child of violently divorced parents, Mai ... Read more

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Where Is All My Relation?: The Poetics of Dave the Potter

ISBN : 9780199390205

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¥11,396
Author: 
Michael A. Chaney
Pages
264 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Sep 2018
Where Is All My Relation? presents the first sustained academic discussion of the poetry, pottery, and culture of David Drake, an antebellum slave who distinguished himself by composing verse on the c ... Read more

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Which Sin to Bear?: Authenticity and Compromise in Langston Hughes

ISBN : 9780190623968

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¥4,917
Author: 
David E. Chinitz
Pages
288 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Aug 2016
Which Sin To Bear? mines Langston Hughes's creative work, newspaper columns, letters, and unpublished papers to reveal a writer who faced a daunting array of dicey questions and intimidating obstacles ... Read more

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Whipscars and Tattoos: The Last of the Mohicans, Moby-Dick, and the Maori

ISBN : 9780199751693

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¥10,010
Author: 
Geoffrey Sanborn
Pages
208 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
146 x 213 mm
Pub date
Feb 2011
In this original study, Geoffrey Sanborn presents a fresh interpretation of the villanous Magua in James Fenimore Cooper's The Last of the Mohicans (1826) and of the dignified harpooner Queequeg in He ... Read more

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White Writers, Race Matters: Fictions of Racial Liberalism from Stowe to Stockett

ISBN : 9780190687229

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¥10,010
Author: 
Gregory S. Jay
Pages
384 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Dec 2017
Series
Oxford Studies in American Literary History
White Writers, Race Matters explores the popular tradition of white-authored novels about racism in America. What explains their success, and what are their limitations? This study examines these ques ... Read more

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Whitman, Melville, Crane, and the Labors of American Poetry: Against Vocation

ISBN : 9780198836254

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¥9,130
Author: 
Peter Riley
Pages
224 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
138 x 216 mm
Pub date
May 2019
In Whitman, Melville, Crane, and the Labors of American Poetry, Peter Riley confronts our enduring and problematic investment in poetic vocation-a myth, he argues, that continues to inform how all our ... Read more

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Wieland (or The Transformation, and Memoirs of Carwin, the Biloquist)

ISBN : 9780199538775

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¥1,639
Author: 
Charles Brockden Brown; Emory Elliott
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
128 x 197 mm
Pub date
Feb 2009
Series
Oxford World's Classics
One of the earliest American novels, Wieland (1798) is a thrilling tale of suspense and intrigue set in rural Pennyslvania in the 1760s. Based on an actual case of a New York farmer who murdered his f ... Read more

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William Faulkner and the Faces of Modernity

ISBN : 9780198849742

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¥11,869
Author: 
Jay Watson
Pages
416 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 156 mm
Pub date
Nov 2019
William Faulkner has enjoyed a secure reputation as American modernism's foremost fiction writer, and as a landmark figure in international literary modernism, for well over half a century. Less secur ... Read more

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