Beneath the American Renaissance : the subversive imagination in the age of Emerson and Melville /

A study of prominent 19th century American writers shows how they assimilated themes and images from popular culture into their art, particulary sensationalistic literature that addressed controversial themes such as religion, slavery, sexual mores, and workers' and women's rights.

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Main Author: Reynolds, David S., 1948-
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1988.
Edition:1st ed.
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Eastern Illinois University

Location: Book Stacks A-H 3000; J-L 2000; P-Z 1000 Level

Call Number: PS208 .R49 1988
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