The romance in America : studies in Cooper, Poe, Hawthorne, Melville, and James / By Joel Porte.

[1st ed.].. Middletown, Connecticut : Wesleyan University Press, [1969] .

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Subjects American fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
American fiction.
Cooper, James Fenimore.
Hawthorne, Nathaniel.
James, Henry.
Melville, Herman.
Poe, Edgar Allan.
Roman américain -- 19e siècle -- Histoire et critique.
Description xi, 235 pages ; 24 cm
Copyright Date [1969]
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Also issued online.
Contents Cooper. "The aboriginal Indian vision" ; "An original conception of the life of man" ; The red and the white ; A paradise for bachelors ; The lesson of nature ; Romance as New World epic -- Poe. The secret soul of man ; The power of words ; The haunted palace of art ; The pleasures of imagination ; "Dream delivers us to dream" ; The ultimate romance -- Hawthorne. In search of the buried life ; The dark blossom of romance ; Redemption through art ; Fire or ice ; Saints and assassins -- Melville. "Marianna's face" ; A portrait of the artist as devil ; The education of a romancer ; "Aren't it all sham?" -- James. A rich passion for extremes ; Newman's moon-borne Madonna ; The "darkest abyss of romance" ; Reflections in a golden bowl.
Genre Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)5950
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Porte, Joel,
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