LAWRENCE, D. H.
Title Studies In Classic American Literature.
Book Condition Softcover. Fair condition.
Edition Doubleday Anchor Books Edition. Reprint Edition.
Publisher Doubleday & Company, Garden City: 1853..
Seller ID 68579X1
Chapters are entitled: The Spirit of Place, Benjamin Franklin, Hector St. John de Crevecoeur, Fenimore Cooper's White Novels, Fenimore Cooper's Leatherstocking Novels, Nathaniel Hawthorne and The Scarlet Letter, Edgar Alen Poe; Hawthorne's Blithedale Romance, Dana's Two Years Before The Mast, Herman Melville's Typee and Omoo, Herman Melville's Moby Dick, and Whitman. ". . . one of the few first rate books ever to have been written on the subject . . . D. H. Lawrtence has here tried to do what it would be difficult for an American to do: read our books for their meaning in the life of the western world as a whole." - Edmund Wilson
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