The Cambridge History of American Literature: Volume 3, Prose writing, 1860-1920 - The Cambridge History of American Literature (Hardback)Sacvan Bercovitch (editor)
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Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Number of pages: 826
Weight: 1459 g
Dimensions: 235 x 160 x 43 mm
'... vast and eminently readable survey of twentieth century American literature ...'. Use of English
"...by far the best there is....Other multi-authored literary histories exist to be consulted, but the first volume of the Cambridge History exists to be read with sustained interest." Modern Language Quarterly
"What truly distinguishes this volume from other major histories of American literature in this century is the impressive level of scholarly energy and critical innovation that is sustained consistently across all 700 pages of the text...the first volume of the Cambridge History contains the most substantial and sophisticated set of essays to be published together as a comprehensive history of early American literature..." William and Mary Quarterly
"...a bold enterprise. It promises to be the history of the subject for our generation..." Times Higher Education Supplement
"The Cambridge History of American Literature [...] is, without doubt and without any serious rival, THE scholarly history for our generation." --Journal of American Studies
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