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The importance of feeling English : American literature and the British diaspora, 1750-1850, Leonard Tennenhouse

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The importance of feeling English : American literature and the British diaspora, 1750-1850
Title
The importance of feeling English
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American literature and the British diaspora, 1750-1850
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Leonard Tennenhouse
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Language
eng
Summary
American literature is typically seen as something that inspired its own conception and that sprang into being as a cultural offshoot of America's desire for national identity. But what of the vast precedent established by English literature, which was a major American import between 1750 and 1850? In The Importance of Feeling English, Leonard Tennenhouse revisits the landscape of early American literature and radically revises its features. Using the concept of transatlantic circulation, he shows how some of the first American authors--from poets such as Timothy Dwight and Philip Freneau to n
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E7B
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
The importance of feeling English : American literature and the British diaspora, 1750-1850, Leonard Tennenhouse
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The importance of feeling English : American literature and the British diaspora, 1750-1850, Leonard Tennenhouse
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt7sk3f
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
Diaspora and empire -- Writing English in America -- The sentimental libertine -- The heart of masculinity -- The Gothic in diaspora
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1 online resource (x, 158 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282157736
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote

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