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American literature

Stanley Thomas Williams

American literature

by Stanley Thomas Williams

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Published by J.B. Lippincott company in Philadelphia, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American literature -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Stanley T. Williams.
    SeriesThe Hour library
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS92 .W54
    The Physical Object
    Pagination166 p.
    Number of Pages166
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6295283M
    LC Control Number33027349
    OCLC/WorldCa587824

    Like other national literatures, American literature was shaped by the history of the country that produced it. For almost a century and a half, America was merely a group of colonies scattered along the eastern seaboard of the North American continent—colonies from which a few hardy souls. American literature, literature in English produced in what is now the United States of America. Colonial Literature American writing began with the work of English adventurers and colonists in the New World chiefly for the benefit of readers in the mother country.

    American literature is literature written or produced in the United States of America and its preceding colonies (for specific discussions of poetry and theater, see Poetry of the United States and Theater in the United States).Before the founding of the United States, the British colonies on the eastern coast of the present-day United States were heavily influenced by English literature. Using our fully online American literature textbook course offers convenience, fun video lessons, outstanding instructors, and relief from back pain! Using the Course Using the course is simple.

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