Realism and Regionalism, 1860-1910 American Literature in Its Historical Cultural, and Social Contexts by Roger Lathbury
  

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Realism and Regionalism, 1860-1910 American Literature in Its Historical Cultural, and Social Contexts by Roger Lathbury

A comprehensive guide to realism and regionalism in American literature, this engaging volume discusses sectionalism, industrialism, and literary regionalism; slave narratives and race relations; the life and work of Mark Twain; urban writers and internationalism; regionalism; and naturalism, determinism, and social reform. Writers covered include: Horatio Alger, Willa Cather, Kate Chopin, Samuel Langhorne Clemens, Stephen Crane, Theodore Dreiser, William Dean Howells, Henry James, Harriet Jacobs, Sarah Orne Jewett, Jack London, Frank Norris, Harriet Beecher Stowe, Edith Wharton, and more.

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Format

Hardback
96 pages

Author

Roger Lathbury
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Publisher

Facts On File Inc

Publication date

12th January 2005

ISBN

9780816056699


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