A Critical Dictionary of English Literature and British and American Authors

Living and Deceased, from the Earliest Accounts to the Latter Half of the Nineteenth Century. Containing Over Forty-six Thousand Articles (authors), with Forty Indexes of Subjects

Author: Samuel Austin Allibone

Publisher: N.A


Category: American literature

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A Critical Dictionary of English Literature

And British and American Authors, Living and Deceased, from the Earliest Accounts to the Middle of the Nineteenth Century. Containing Thirty Thousand Biographies and Literary Notices, with Forty Indexes of Subjects

Author: Samuel Austin Allibone

Publisher: N.A


Category: American literature

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Joanna Baillie, Romantic Dramatist

Critical Essays

Author: Thomas C. Crochunis

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1134422490

Category: Drama

Page: 336

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This superb collection of new essays offers a unique insight into the work of a leading women dramatist of the Romantic era. Contributors offer: *contextual material for those new to Baillie's work *examinations of the relationships between her plays and the philosophical and scientific writing of the era *discussion of Baillie's theatrical methods *extended interpretations of individual plays. Ending years of neglect of Baillie's crucial work, this volume is essential reading for those working on Romanticism, women's writing, or drama of the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries.
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Guide to Reference in Genealogy and Biography

Author: Mary K. Mannix,Fred Burchsted,Jo Bell Whitlatch

Publisher: American Library Association

ISBN: 083891294X

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 386

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An excellent starting point for both reference librarians and for library users seeking information about family history and the lives of others, this resource is drawn from the authoritative database of Guide to Reference, voted Best Professional Resource Database by Library Journal readers in 2012. Biographical resources have long been of interest to researchers and general readers, and this title directs readers to the best biographical sources for all regions of the world. For interest in the lives of those not found in biographical resources, this title also serves as a guide to the most useful genealogical resources. Profiling more than 1400 print and electronic sources, this book helps connect librarians and researchers to the most relevant sources of information in genealogy and biography.
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Mid-Victorian Poetry, 1860-1879

Author: Catherine Reilly

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 184714179X

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 608

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Mid-Victorian Poetry 1860-1879 is the second volume of a comprehensive three-volume Bibliography of Victorian poetry. National libraries, university libraries, and older-established public libraries contain thousands of volumes of poetry and verse, yet the majority of the authors are quite unknown as no bibliography of Victorian Poetry has existed until now. The identifies 2,605 authors of the United Kingdom.
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American History Told by Contemporaries

Era of Colonization 1492 - 1689

Author: Albert Bushnell Hart

Publisher: The Minerva Group, Inc.

ISBN: 9781410201010

Category: History

Page: 628

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Our forefathers did interesting things and left entertaining records. The story of our nation=s development is clearer for the suggestions made by these writers. They are prejudiced; they see but a part of what is going on; they leave many gaps; but, after all, they tell the story.The collection was selected and edited in 1900 by Albert Bushnell Hart, Professor of History at Harvard University, and a well-respected and published scholar.
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Literarischer Wahn

Studien zum Irrsinnsmotiv in der amerikanischen Erzählliteratur 1821-1850

Author: Werner Reinhart

Publisher: Gunter Narr Verlag

ISBN: 9783823350316

Category: American fiction

Page: 231

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Encyclopedia of American Literature

Author: EPUB 2-3

Publisher: Infobase Learning

ISBN: 1438140770


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Four volumes present a comprehensive reference guide to American literature from the colonial period through the present.
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