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

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

Label
The importance of feeling English : American literature and the British diaspora, 1750-1850
Title
The importance of feeling English
Title remainder
American literature and the British diaspora, 1750-1850
Statement of responsibility
Leonard Tennenhouse
Creator
Subject
Genre
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
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tennenhouse, Leonard
Dewey number
810.9
Index
index present
LC call number
PS159.E5
LC item number
T46 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • Comparative literature
  • Comparative literature
  • National characteristics, English, in literature
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • Comparative literature
  • Comparative literature
  • National characteristics, English, in literature
  • Bellettrie
  • Wisselwerking
  • Verenigde Staten
  • Engeland
Label
The importance of feeling English : American literature and the British diaspora, 1750-1850, Leonard Tennenhouse
Instantiates
Publication
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
Control code
647823194
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 158 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400827923
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttwp6z
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)647823194
Label
The importance of feeling English : American literature and the British diaspora, 1750-1850, Leonard Tennenhouse
Publication
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
Control code
647823194
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 158 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400827923
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttwp6z
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)647823194

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