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American literature in English

Henry James's Style of Retrospect: Late Personal Writings, 1890-1915

ISBN : 9780198734802

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¥13,145
Author: 
Oliver Herford
Pages
288 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
167 x 246 mm
Pub date
May 2016
Henry James's Style of Retrospect traces James's engagement with the writing of the recent past across the last twenty-five years of his life and examines the thoroughgoing change his style underwent ... Read more

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History and the Ever-Present Now in Antebellum American Writing

ISBN : 9780198825647

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¥8,217
Author: 
Jeffrey Insko
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Dec 2018
Series
Oxford Studies in American Literary History
The Ever-Present Now examines the meaning and possibilities of the present and its relationship to history and historicity in a number of literary texts; specifically, the writings of several figures ... Read more

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Inventing Eden: Primitivism, Millennialism, and the Making of New England

ISBN : 9780199998142

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¥12,628
Author: 
Zachary McLeod Hutchins
Pages
344 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
168 x 242 mm
Pub date
Aug 2014
As Christopher Columbus surveyed lush New World landscapes, he eventually concluded that he had rediscovered the biblical garden from which God expelled Adam and Eve. Reading the paradisiacal rhetoric ... Read more

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Invisible Subjects: Asian America in Postwar Literature

ISBN : 9780190456252

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¥12,012
Author: 
Heidi Kim
Pages
248 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Apr 2016
Invisible Subjects broadens the archive of Asian American studies, using advances in Asian American history and historiography to reinterpret the politics of the major figures of post-World War II Ame ... Read more

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Invisible Terrain: John Ashbery and the Aesthetics of Nature

ISBN : 9780198798385

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¥10,956
Author: 
Stephen J. Ross
Pages
224 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
135 x 216 mm
Pub date
Jun 2017
Series
Oxford English Monographs
In his debut collection, Some Trees (1956), the American poet John Ashbery poses a question that resonates across his oeuvre and much of modern art: 'How could he explain to them his prayer / that nat ... Read more

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John Barleycorn: Alcoholic Memoirs

ISBN : 9780199555574

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¥1,639
Author: 
Jack London; John Sutherland
Pages
288 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
129 x 195 mm
Pub date
Mar 2009
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Published in 1913, this harrowing, autobiographical 'A to Z' of drinking shattered London's reputation as a clean-living adventurer and massively successful author of such books as White Fang and The ... Read more

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Leaves of Grass

ISBN : 9780199539000

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¥1,639
Author: 
Walt Whitman; Jerome M. Loving
Pages
512 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
128 x 195 mm
Pub date
Nov 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Whitman is today regarded as America's Homer or Dante, and his work the touchstone for literary originality in the New World. In Leaves of Grass, he abandoned the rules of traditional poetry - breakin ... Read more

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Legal Realisms: The American Novel under Reconstruction

ISBN : 9780190604547

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¥11,396
Author: 
Christine Holbo
Pages
456 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 156 mm
Pub date
Nov 2019
United States historians have long regarded the U.S. Civil War and its Reconstruction as a second American revolution. Literary scholars, however, have yet to show how fully these years revolutionized ... Read more

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Literature in the Making: A History of U.S. Literary Culture in the Long Nineteenth Century

ISBN : 9780190940058

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¥5,390
Author: 
Nancy Glazener
Pages
344 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 156 mm
Pub date
Nov 2019
Series
Oxford Studies in American Literary History
In the eighteenth century, literature meant learned writings; by the twentieth century, literature had come to be identified with imaginative, aesthetically significant works, and academic literary st ... Read more

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Literature in the Making: A History of U.S. Literary Culture in the Long Nineteenth Century

ISBN : 9780199390137

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¥10,626
Author: 
Nancy Glazener
Pages
344 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Dec 2015
Series
Oxford Studies in American Literary History
Literature in the contemporary sense, comprised of drama, fiction, poetry, and certain kinds of nonfiction prose, cohered during the nineteenth century and became the defining object of departments of ... Read more

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