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Sketch of the philosophy of American literature

by Greenough White

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Published by Ginn in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American literature -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Greenough White, A. M.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 66 p. ;
    Number of Pages66
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24178539M
    OCLC/WorldCa8745912

    Seth T. Reno. Hardcover 01 May Romantic Reconfigurations Studies in Literature and Culture Animal Writing. Storytelling, Selfhood and the Limits of Empathy. It may not explore what is more often considered to be philosophy like metaphysics or epistemology but the themes of morality and value of living could be considered philosophical to some but I agree that it's not really philosophical literature like some of the other pieces like The Little Prince or Steppenwolf.

    Plotting the Golden West: American Literature and the This book focuses on the experience of the Californian Gold Rush of , not in terms of what happened (a subject much covered by historians) but in terms of how people of various levels of sophistication wrote about it. Philosophy Illustrated. Coming soon to all good bookshops: A picture book of philosophical terms, perfect for ages two to five. By Edward Stee d. J Save this story for later.

    Slavery, Philosophy, and American Literature, – - by Maurice S. Lee June Read A Royal Poet of The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. by Washington Irving. The text begins: Though your body be confined And soft love a prisoner bound, Yet the beauty of your mind Neither check nor chain hath found. Look out nobly, then, and dare Even the fetters that you wear. -- FLETCHER. N a soft sunny morning in the genial month of May I made an excursion to Windsor Castle.


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: Sketch Of The Philosophy Of American Literature () (): Greenough White: Books. Free 2-day shipping on qualified orders over $ Buy Sketch of the Philosophy of American Literature at The Sketch Book, in full The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent., short-story collection by Washington Irving, first published in –20 in seven separate parts.

Most of the book’s odd pieces concern Irving’s impressions of England, but six chapters deal with American subjects. Sketch of the philosophy of American literature. Boston, Ginn, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Greenough White.

Full text of " Sketch of the philosophy of American literature " See other formats Phis book is DUE on the last date stamped below I SKETCH THE PHILOSOPHY AMERICAN LITERATURE BY GREENOUGH WHITE, A.M.

BOSTON, U.S.A. PUBLISHED BY GINN & COMPANY COPYRIGHT,BY GREENOUGH WHITE. An Outline Sketch of American Literature. Henry Augustin Beers. Chautauqua Press, - American literature - pages.

0 Reviews. Preview this book. The book Hiking with Nietzsche: On Becoming Who You Are came out in September and it is the sequel to American Philosophy: A Love Story. American Philosophy explains how philosophers like Emerson, Fuller, and William James can help you through divorce and remarriage—how they can help you re-conceive of love.

This work introduces the philosophy of literature from an analytic perspective. Topics include: the definition of literature; the distinction between oral and written literature and the identity of literary works; the nature of fiction, along with an examination of our emotional involvement with fictional characters and situations; the concept of imagination and its role/5.

Irving's Sketch Book in was an immediate success among the British who regarded him more as a European than an American writer. Nevertheless, the whole next generation of American writers was inspired by his example.

Examining the literature of slavery and race before the Civil War, Maurice Lee, in this book, demonstrates how the slavery crisis became a crisis of philosophy that exposed the breakdown of national consensus and the limits of rational by: McLamore, Richard V.

"The Dutchman in the Attic: Claiming an Inheritance in the Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon." American Literature: A Journal of Literary History, Criticism, and Bibliography 72 1 (): ing, Marvin E.

“Characterization in 'Rip Van Winkle'.” English Journal 53 (): Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Print version: White, Greenough, Sketch of the philosophy of American literature. Accounts of the rise of American literature often start in the s with a cluster of "great American novels"—Hawthorne’s The Scarlet Letter, Melville’s Moby-Dick and Stowe’s Uncle Tom’s these great works did not spring fully formed from the heads of their creators.

'Washington Irving (April 3, - Novem ) was an American author, essayist, biographer and historian of the early 19th century. He was best known for his short stories "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" and "Rip Van Winkle", both of which appear in his book The Sketch Book /5(56).

Outline Sketch American Literature. You Searched For: Books shows only light wrinkling to a small area of the front board and bookplate to front pastedown, stray light pencil markings to pages. Clean and bright, looks almost new (instead of over years old).

A History of Modern Philosophy: A Sketch of the History of Philosophy from the Close of the Renaissance to Our Own Day, Volume 2 Harald Høffding Macmillan & Company, limited, - Philosophy, Modern.

Literary sketch, short prose narrative, often an entertaining account of some aspect of a culture written by someone within that culture for readers outside of it—for example, anecdotes of a traveler in India published in an English magazine.

Informal in style, the sketch is less dramatic but m. Decentering the novel as the favored form of early nineteenth-century national literature, Lydia Fash repositions the sketch and the tale at the center of accounts of American literary history, revealing how cultural forces shaped short fiction that was subsequently mined for these celebrated midcentury novels and for the first novel published.

The Split between Literature and Philosophy 4. What it Means to Think in Literature Glossary Bibliography Biographical Sketch Summary Ever since the beginnings of speculative thought, the relationship between literature and philosophy has been so close, that one can speak about it in terms of a parental relation.

Washington Irving (April 3, –Novem ) was a writer, essayist, historian, biographer, and diplomat most famous for the short stories "Rip Van Winkle" and "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow."These works were both a part of "The Sketch Book," the collection of short stories that won him international : Esther Lombardi.

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The Sketch Book, drawing on the New and Old Worlds Irving was familiar with, had a wide appeal and happy reception. Arguably, his was the first American book to be popular at home as well as in Europe. T his was important. The Sketchbook of Geoffrey Crayon by Washington Irving. Searchable etext.

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