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The Resource Passage to America : celebrated European visitors in search of the American adventure, Gloria Deák

Passage to America : celebrated European visitors in search of the American adventure, Gloria Deák

Label
Passage to America : celebrated European visitors in search of the American adventure
Title
Passage to America
Title remainder
celebrated European visitors in search of the American adventure
Statement of responsibility
Gloria Deák
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This book compares the impressions of a group discerning and prominent Europeans from the cultural sphere ... Their reactions to the New World are as revealing of the European and American worlds as they are colorful and varied, providing a unique insight into the experiences of nineteenth-century travelers to America."--Jacket
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1930-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Deák, Gloria-Gilda
Dewey number
917.3045
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN56.T7
LC item number
D4298 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Travel in literature
  • Travelers' writings, European
  • United States
  • United States
  • Authors, English
  • United States
  • TRAVEL/United States/General
  • Authors, English
  • Literature
  • Public opinion, European
  • Travel
  • Travel in literature
  • Travelers' writings, European
  • United States
Label
Passage to America : celebrated European visitors in search of the American adventure, Gloria Deák
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Antecedent source
unknown
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
  • Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Foreword; Preface Passage to America; Chapter 1 The New World Sojourn of Baron and Baroness Hyde de Neuville; Chapter 2 Frances Wright Brings Reform to America; Chapter 3 The American Peregrinations of Captain Basil Hall; Chapter 4 The New World Enterprise of Frances Trollope; Chapter 5 The Political Mission of Thomas Hamilton; Chapter 6 The American Debut of Fanny Kemble; Chapter 7 The American Odyssey of Harriet Martineau; Chapter 8 The Daring Adventures of Charles Augustus Murray
  • Chapter 9 The Clairvoyance of Thomas Colley GrattanChapter 10 The First Visit of Charles Dickens to the New World; Chapter 11 William Makepeace Thackeray Lectures in America; Chapter 12 Edward Dicey, Reporter Extraordinaire; Chapter 13 Oscar Wilde Brings the New Aesthetics to America; Chapter 14 Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky and the Birth of Carnegie Hall; Chapter 15 Henry James Revisits the New World; Notes
Control code
879612682
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 280 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857733399
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9780857733399
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)879612682
Label
Passage to America : celebrated European visitors in search of the American adventure, Gloria Deák
Publication
Distribution
Antecedent source
unknown
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
  • Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Foreword; Preface Passage to America; Chapter 1 The New World Sojourn of Baron and Baroness Hyde de Neuville; Chapter 2 Frances Wright Brings Reform to America; Chapter 3 The American Peregrinations of Captain Basil Hall; Chapter 4 The New World Enterprise of Frances Trollope; Chapter 5 The Political Mission of Thomas Hamilton; Chapter 6 The American Debut of Fanny Kemble; Chapter 7 The American Odyssey of Harriet Martineau; Chapter 8 The Daring Adventures of Charles Augustus Murray
  • Chapter 9 The Clairvoyance of Thomas Colley GrattanChapter 10 The First Visit of Charles Dickens to the New World; Chapter 11 William Makepeace Thackeray Lectures in America; Chapter 12 Edward Dicey, Reporter Extraordinaire; Chapter 13 Oscar Wilde Brings the New Aesthetics to America; Chapter 14 Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky and the Birth of Carnegie Hall; Chapter 15 Henry James Revisits the New World; Notes
Control code
879612682
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 280 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857733399
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9780857733399
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)879612682

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