Cyclopaedia Of American Literature Volume 2 Pt 2 Embracing Personal And Critical Notices Of Authors And Selections From Their Writings From The Earliest Period To The Present Day With Portraits Autographs And Other Illustrations

Author: Evert Augustus Duyckinck
ISBN: 9781130068931
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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed.

Re Framing Representations Of Women

Author: Susan Shifrin
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 1315317575
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90. Cecil B. Hartley, The Three Mrs. Judsons, the Celebrated Female
Missionaries ( 860), frontispiece; portrait also stamped in gold on spine. Kinney,
Elizabeth C. (1810–89). Poet. Thomas B. Read, Female Poets of America ( 8 9),
plate opposite p. 305. Kirkland, Caroline M. (1801–64). Writer on various topics.
John S. Hart (ed.), Female Prose Writers of America ( 85 ), plate opposite p. 05.
Evert A. Duyckinck and George L. Duyckinck (eds), Cyclopaedia of American
Literature ( 855), ...

The Oxford Handbook Of Early American Literature

Author: Kevin J. Hayes
Publisher: OUP USA
ISBN: 019518727X
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Part encyclopedia and part anthology, Evert and George Duyckinck's
Cyclopaedia of American Literature (1855) excelled any previous work on the
subject. In their preface the Duyckinck brothers cautioned against reading the
selections for their aesthetic qualities. Early American literature “is not so much
an exhibition of art and invention, of literature in its immediate and philosophical
sense, as a record of mental progress and cultivation, of facts and opinions,
which derives its main ...

Encyclopedia Of American Literature

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Publisher: Infobase Learning
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(b. 1816–d. 1878) American editor,literary historian Together withhis brother
George L. Duyckinck, Evert Augustus Duyckinck was at the center of New York
literary life in the middle of the nineteenth century. From 1847 to1853 they edited
the influential literary weekly NewYork Literary World, and in 1855 they published
their collaborative effort, the Cyclopædia of AmericanLiterature. This 1,470page,
twovolume work comprised the mostcomprehensive literary scholarship of its