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American literature in English

Emerson's Memory Loss: Originality, Communality, and the Late Style

ISBN : 9780190842529

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¥10,010
Author: 
Christopher Hanlon
Pages
184 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Jan 2018
Ralph Waldo Emerson's dementia, an ordeal that marked his final two decades, has never been a secret among those who study Emerson's life. Still, few have focused on the period of Emerson's decline. T ... Read more

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Empire of Ruin: Black Classicism and American Imperial Culture

ISBN : 9780190663599

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¥11,396
Author: 
John Levi Barnard
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Dec 2017
From the US Capitol to the Lincoln Memorial and the 9/11 Memorial Museum, classical forms and ideas have been central to an American nationalist aesthetic. Beginning with an understanding of this cent ... Read more

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Ends of Assimilation: The Formation of Chicano Literature

ISBN : 9780190210120

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¥4,147
Author: 
John Alba Cutler
Pages
288 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
160 x 231 mm
Pub date
Apr 2015
Ends of Assimilation compares sociological and Chicano/a (Mexican American) literary representations of assimilation. It argues that while Chicano/a literary works engage assimilation in complex, ofte ... Read more

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Episodic Poetics: Politics and Literary Form after the Constitution

ISBN : 9780190887445

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¥6,149
Author: 
Matthew Garrett
Pages
244 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Jun 2018
The early United States was a culture of the episode. In Episodic Poetics, Matthew Garrett merges narrative theory with social and political history to explain the early American fascination with the ... Read more

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Episodic Poetics: Politics and Literary Form After the Constitution

ISBN : 9780199346530

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¥11,242
Author: 
Matthew Garrett
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
164 x 239 mm
Pub date
Apr 2014
The early United States was a culture of the episode. In Episodic Poetics, Matthew Garrett merges narrative theory with social and political history to explain the early American fascination with the ... Read more

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Ethan Frome

ISBN : 9780199538096

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¥1,089
Author: 
Edith Wharton; Elaine Showalter
Pages
160 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
129 x 196 mm
Pub date
Nov 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
It was not so much his great height that marked him ...it was the careless powerful look that he had, in spite of a lameness checking each step like the jerk of a chain.' Set against the bleak winter ... Read more

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Except When I Write: Reflections of a Recovering Critic

ISBN : 9780199782406

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¥4,763
Author: 
Arthur Krystal
Pages
224 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
154 x 210 mm
Pub date
Sep 2011
"I never think except when I sit down to write." - Attributed to Montaigne by Edgar Allan Poe From Montaigne in the sixteenth century to Orwell, Eliot, and Trilling in the twentieth, the best literary ... Read more

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Experience and Experimental Writing: Literary Pragmatism from Emerson to the Jameses

ISBN : 9780190270049

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¥4,917
Author: 
Paul Grimstad
Pages
208 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Jan 2016
American pragmatism is premised on the notion that to find out what something is, look to fruits rather than roots. But the thought of the classical pragmatists is itself the fruit, this book argues, ... Read more

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Experience and Experimental Writing: Literary Pragmatism from Emerson to the Jameses

ISBN : 9780199874071

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¥11,858
Author: 
Paul Grimstad
Pages
192 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
176 x 245 mm
Pub date
Aug 2013
American pragmatism is premised on the notion that to find out what something is, look to fruits rather than roots. But the thought of the classical pragmatists is itself the fruit, this book argues, ... Read more

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Ezra Pound to His Parents: Letters 1895-1929

ISBN : 9780199584390

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¥10,043
Author: 
Mary de Rachewiltz; A. David Moody; Joanna Moody
Pages
776 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
173 x 241 mm
Pub date
Jan 2011
The poet Ezra Pound (1885-1972) was the only child of Homer Loomis Pound (1858-1942) and Isabel Weston Pound (1860-1948). He grew up in Philadelphia, where his father was an assayer in the U.S. Mint; ... Read more

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