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A brief history of American literature

by William Peterfield Trent

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Published by D. Appleton in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American literature -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesTwentieth century text-books
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS92 T73
    The Physical Object
    Pagination277p.
    Number of Pages277
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24139083M

    The 17th century. This history of American literature begins with the arrival of English-speaking Europeans in what would become the United States. At first American literature was naturally . The history of American literature stretches across more than years. It can be divided into five major periods, each of which has unique characteristics, notable authors, and representative works. The first European settlers of North America wrote about their experiences starting in the s. This was the earliest American literature.

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      Brief History of English and American Literature Paperback – J by Henry A. (Henry Augustin) Beers (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all 24 formats and 2/5(1). A Brief History of English and American Literature Henry A. BEERS ( - ) Henry Augustin Beers, native of Buffalo, NY and professor of English at Yale, with the help of John Fletcher Hurst (), Methodist bishop and first Chancellor of American University, has written a sweeping thousand year history of English literature.


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