The Resource Reading the American novel, 1780-1865, Shirley Samuels

Reading the American novel, 1780-1865, Shirley Samuels

Label
Reading the American novel, 1780-1865
Title
Reading the American novel, 1780-1865
Statement of responsibility
Shirley Samuels
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Reading the American Novel 1780-1865 provides valuable insights into the evolution and diversity of fictional genres produced in the United States from the late 18th century until the Civil War, and helps introductory students to interpret and understand the fiction from this popular period. Offers an overview of early fictional genres and introduces ways to interpret them todayFeatures in depth examinations of specific novelsExplores the social and historical contexts of the time to help the readers' understanding of the storiesExplores questions of i
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
813/.209
Index
index present
LC call number
PS374.U5
LC item number
S26 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Reading the novel
Label
Reading the American novel, 1780-1865, Shirley Samuels
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title Page; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; 1 Introduction to the American Novel; 2 Historical Codes in Literary Analysis; 3 Women, Blood, and Contract; 4 Black Rivers, Red Letters, and White Whales; 5 Promoting the Nation in James Fenimore Cooper and Harriet Beecher Stowe; 6 Women's Worlds in the Nineteenth-Century Novel; Afterword; Further Reading; Index
Control code
ocn859156148
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 185 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781299788435
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b28741626
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)859156148
  • pebcs1118779916

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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