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The Cambridge introduction to early American literature

by Emory Elliott

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, U.K, New York, NY .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • American literature -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- History and criticism.,
    • American literature -- Revolutionary period, 1775-1783 -- History and criticism.,
    • American literature -- 1783-1850 -- History and criticism.,
    • United States -- Intellectual life -- 18th century.,
    • United States -- Intellectual life -- 17th century.,
    • United States -- Intellectual life -- 1783-1865.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 174-186) and index.

      Other titlesIntroduction to early American literature
      StatementEmory Elliott.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS185 .E28 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 198 p. ;
      Number of Pages198
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3567942M
      ISBN 10052181717X, 052152041X
      LC Control Number2002067664

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