Title Imagining America.
Book Condition Softcover. Reading copy. Front cover is torn.
Edition First Discus Printing.
Publisher Avon Books, NY: August 1982.
038059899X / 9780380598991
Seller ID 4614X1
A new kind of cultural history which shows us the rich variety of Americas and Americans perceived by the often prejudiced imaginations of some of our most famous English literary visitors - from Charles Dickens to Oscar Wilde to Aldous Huxley. "A concise, entertaining, but not derisive study of some English writers' responses to the United States." New Yorker. Includes an Index.
(Key Words: Americans, Anthony Trollope, H. G. Wells, Aldous Huxley, W. H. Auden, Charles Dickens, Christopher Isherwood, Oswald Spengler, D. H. Lawrence, Henry Adams).