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The Resource Adventures in American literature / : Rewey Belle Inglis, John Gehlmann, Mary Rives Bowman, Norman Foerster

Adventures in American literature / : Rewey Belle Inglis, John Gehlmann, Mary Rives Bowman, Norman Foerster

Label
Adventures in American literature / : Rewey Belle Inglis, John Gehlmann, Mary Rives Bowman, Norman Foerster
Title
Adventures in American literature /
Title remainder
Rewey Belle Inglis, John Gehlmann, Mary Rives Bowman, Norman Foerster
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
810.822
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Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
no index present
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LC call number
PS507
LC item number
.A3 1941
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Adventures in American literature / : Rewey Belle Inglis, John Gehlmann, Mary Rives Bowman, Norman Foerster
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "This third edition is a part of a four-book series for the senior high school, the other volumes being Adventures in reading : second edition, Adventures in appreciation : second edition, Adventures in English literature : third edition, and Adventures in modern literature"--Pref
  • Previous editions edited by H. C. Schweikert, Rewey Belle Inglis, John Gehlmann and Norman Foerster
  • "Guide for an American tour" map on endpapers
  • "The heraldry of the range / J. Frank Dobie": p. 312-323
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Two modern short stories -- Development of the short story -- The novel -- The essay -- Two modern familiar essays -- Development of the essay -- The magazine in America -- Book reviews -- Biography -- Poetry -- Northern poets -- Three original geniuses -- Southern poets -- Transition poets -- Twentieth-century poets -- Light verse -- Drama -- The growth of the American spirit: Chapter 1. A few words about adventure -- Chapter II. Colonial life and literature (1607-1775) -- Chapter III. A new nation (1775-1800) -- Chapter IV. American literary independence and romanticism (1800-1870) -- Chapter V. The advancing frontier (1800-1860) -- Chapter VI. The test of the Union (1860-1865) -- Chapter VII. Growth and change (1860-1914) -- Chapter VIII. The rise of realism (1870-1914) -- Chapter IX. World War and the modern problems (1914 to the present) -- Chapter X. Contemporary American literature (1914 to the present) -- Acknowledgments -- Dictionary of words, names and phrases -- Index
Control code
5145215
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xviii, 1253 p.
Lccn
41003644
Note
Library's copies 1-2 (SW Writers): Gift of Dudley Dobie and Marcelle Smith, 2013 (Access. No. 2013-082). From the library of Dudley Dobie, Sr. Bookplate mounted on back paste-down endpaper of c. 2: Private library of Martha A. Dobie, Beelville, Texas. Clothbound.
Other physical details
ill., map, ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)5145215
Label
Adventures in American literature / : Rewey Belle Inglis, John Gehlmann, Mary Rives Bowman, Norman Foerster
Publication
Note
  • "This third edition is a part of a four-book series for the senior high school, the other volumes being Adventures in reading : second edition, Adventures in appreciation : second edition, Adventures in English literature : third edition, and Adventures in modern literature"--Pref
  • Previous editions edited by H. C. Schweikert, Rewey Belle Inglis, John Gehlmann and Norman Foerster
  • "Guide for an American tour" map on endpapers
  • "The heraldry of the range / J. Frank Dobie": p. 312-323
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Two modern short stories -- Development of the short story -- The novel -- The essay -- Two modern familiar essays -- Development of the essay -- The magazine in America -- Book reviews -- Biography -- Poetry -- Northern poets -- Three original geniuses -- Southern poets -- Transition poets -- Twentieth-century poets -- Light verse -- Drama -- The growth of the American spirit: Chapter 1. A few words about adventure -- Chapter II. Colonial life and literature (1607-1775) -- Chapter III. A new nation (1775-1800) -- Chapter IV. American literary independence and romanticism (1800-1870) -- Chapter V. The advancing frontier (1800-1860) -- Chapter VI. The test of the Union (1860-1865) -- Chapter VII. Growth and change (1860-1914) -- Chapter VIII. The rise of realism (1870-1914) -- Chapter IX. World War and the modern problems (1914 to the present) -- Chapter X. Contemporary American literature (1914 to the present) -- Acknowledgments -- Dictionary of words, names and phrases -- Index
Control code
5145215
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xviii, 1253 p.
Lccn
41003644
Note
Library's copies 1-2 (SW Writers): Gift of Dudley Dobie and Marcelle Smith, 2013 (Access. No. 2013-082). From the library of Dudley Dobie, Sr. Bookplate mounted on back paste-down endpaper of c. 2: Private library of Martha A. Dobie, Beelville, Texas. Clothbound.
Other physical details
ill., map, ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)5145215

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