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American Adam

R. W. B. Lewis

American Adam

innocence, tragedy and tradition in the nineteenth century

by R. W. B. Lewis

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.,
  • United States -- Intellectual life.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliographical footnotes.

    Statementby R. W. B. Lewis.
    SeriesA Phoenix book
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 200 p. ;
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16553414M

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