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The American landscape; a critical anthology of prose and poetry.

New York, Oxford University Press, 1973 [c1974] .
ISBN 9780195017670, 0195017676

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
PS509.L3 C6 Off-site
George Mason
Fenwick stacks
PS509.L3 C6 Available Request
Lauinger stacks
PS509.L3 C6 1974 Available Request
Subjects American literature.
Landscapes -- Literary collections.
Description xxiv, 625 p. illus. 23 cm.
Notes Bibliography: p. 616-625.
Also issued online.
Contents Deformations: twentieth-century landscapes of ruin -- Early explorations -- The cultivation of the promised land, 1620-1800 -- Eighteenth-century perspectives: natural history and the sublime -- Poetry of scene: an American grand tour -- Landscape in the great theater of human events -- Landscape as idea: the transcendentalists -- Landscape as idea: romantic prose and poetry -- The ways west: explorers, travelers and emigrants -- Landscape as environment: local color landscapes -- Landscapes as antagonist: the literary naturalists -- Landscape into myth and ritual -- Affirming the ancient connections: twentieth-century symbiotic landscapes.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)ocm00980086
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