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American literature, 1880-1930.

A. C. Ward

American literature, 1880-1930.

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Published by Methuen in London .
Written in English

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  • American literature -- History and criticism.

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    Pagination1 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17428179M

    His fame was American literature swallowed up in the wilderness. They blow up the pride and ruin the industry of our white people, who seeing a rank of poor creatures below them, detest American literature, for fear it should make them look like slaves. There were, however, thirteen colonies stretched along the seaboard from Georgiathe last to be founded, to Canada. Both had been married twice before, and both had grown children. There is nothing like it in human annals since the story of Bethlehem. I answer, seeing all men have this corruption in them, God in his wisdom saw another course fitter for them.

    This failing makes the majority of diaries and 1880-1930. book very dry, but this fault cannot be found with Samuel Sewall. Cotton were gone out of his house, for he was not 1880-1930. book to swear while that man was under his roof I answer, seeing all men have this corruption in them, God in his wisdom saw another course fitter for them. Both had been married twice before, and both had grown children. The fantastic comparison between the "Spirit Eternal," brooding upon chaos, and a hen, is shown in these lines from Du Bartas: "Or as a Hen that fain would hatch a brood Some of her own, some of adoptive blood Sits close thereon, and with her lively heat, Of yellow-white balls, doth live birds beget: Even in such sort seemed the Spirit Eternal To brood upon this Gulf with care paternal.

    In course of time, however, Nathaniel Hawthorne appeared to give lasting literary expression to this life. In fact, when we read the American literature history of New England, we are frequently getting from the Magnalia many things in changed form without ever suspecting the source. This good nature is so general among their people, that the gentry, when they go abroad, order their principal servant to entertain all visitors with everything the plantation affords. Those who keep them seldom commit to writing many of the most interesting events and secrets of their lives.


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American literature, 1880-1930. by A. C. Ward Download PDF Ebook

In criticism, Ward deserves to be remembered for these two lines: "Poetry's a gift wherein but few excel; He doth very ill that American literature not passing well.

Philip Freneau was another notable poet of the era. Theodore Dreiser was foremost among American writers American literature embraced naturalism. During the s Edna St. The American literature and possibilities of technology are 1880-1930. book in these books, as are the economic and social scenarios presented, by and large.

As a writer, Jonathan Edwards won fame in three fields. No popular review, on anything like an appropriate scale, has before been made of our national literature; for, though in its beginning it was studiously modeled on the parent source, it has grown to be as distinctly national as any other phase of American development.

At fourteen he began a series of fasts to crucify the flesh, increase his holiness, and bring him nearer to God. The history of American literature stretches across more than years.

In the New England Primer, the children were taught the first article of belief, as they learned the letter A: "In Adam's fall, We sinned all. After a successful pastorate of twenty-three years at Northampton, the church dismissed him for no fault of his own.

He had taken to apprentice one Nathaniel Sewell, one of those children sent over the last year for the country; the boy had the scurvy and was withal very noisome, and otherwise ill disposed.

He himself says of this version that it was "bred in the new world, whereof it cannot but participate, especially having wars and tumults to bring it to light, instead of the muses. Princeton College called him to its presidency in Not even a turkey buzzard will venture to fly over it, no more than the Italian vultures will fly over the filthy lake Avernus or the birds in the Holy Land over the salt sea where Sodom and Gomorrah formerly stood.

It was popularly believed that Bacon's mysterious death was due to poison. This liberty you are to stand for, with the hazard, not only of your goods, but of your lives, if need be. When I first went in called by his Grandmother he sought to shadow and hide himself from me behind the head of the cradle: which gave me the sorrowful remembrance of Adam's carriage.

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