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Knave, fool, and genius: the confidence man as he appears in nineteenth century American fiction.


Chapel Hill, University of North Carolina Press [1973] .
ISBN 0807812080, 9780807812082

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Subjects American fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
American fiction.
Escrocs dans la littérature.
Roman américain -- 19e siècle -- Histoire et critique.
Swindlers and swindling in literature.
Description x, 142 pages 23 cm
Copyright Date [1973]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 130-137).
Contents pt. 1. Exploiting the territory. Ch. 1. From the east: ... James Fenimore Cooper, the southern humorists, and ... Johnson J. Hooper -- Ch. 2. To the West: ... Bret Harte and the San Francisco literati -- Ch. 3. And back again: ... Mark Twain ... -- part 2. Inveigling the spirit. Ch. 4. From the other world: ... Hawthorne, Howells, and Twain -- Ch. 5. To the old world: Henry James ... -- Ch. 6. And back to Melville: ... Herman Melville.
Genre Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)571579
(OCoLC)ocm00571579
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Lohafer, Susan.
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