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The Spirit of American Literature by John Macy

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English


  • American - General,
  • General,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages356
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9647558M
ISBN 100548013861
ISBN 109780548013861

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The Spirit Of American Literature Author Macy, John Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used - Very Good Quantity available 1 Edition First Modern Library Edition, Fourth Iss 1st Printing Binding Hardcover Publisher Boni And Liveright / Modern Library Place of Publication New York Date published Keywords General   This full text of The American Spirit in Literature, A Chronicle of Great Interpreters, by Bliss Perry, is public domain (thanks to Project Gutenberg). This page has been created by Philipp Lenssen. Page last updated on November Complete book. Authorama - Classic Literature Start studying American Literature Study Guide for Unit 2 Test. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. The pessimistic spirit of the immigrants hindered advances in farming, transportation, and industry. American literature was truly born between —   Now John Robinson, like Oliver Cromwell, never set foot on American soil, but he is identified, none the less, with the spirit of American liberalism in religion. In political discussion, the early emergence of that type of independence familiar to the decade is equally