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Author Stuckey-French, Ned

Title The American essay in the American century / Ned Stuckey-French

Publ Info Columbia, Mo. : University of Missouri Press, [2011]
 RWU Main Library  PS369 .S78 2011    AVAILABLE
 URI  PS369 .S78 2011    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  PS369 .S78 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript xiv, 256 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 25 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 225-246) and index
Contents Defending the essay -- The genteel essay and the gentleman at the fireside -- The "death" of the essay -- The essay in the Progressive Era -- New York, New York : the arrival of the colyumnists -- Starting out at The New Yorker -- Leaving The New Yorker -- "Once more to the lake," history, and Freshman composition
LC subject Essay
American prose literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism
American prose literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism
New Yorker (New York, N.Y. : 1925)
Essayists -- United States -- 20th century
White, E. B. (Elwyn Brooks), 1899-1985
ISBN 9780826219251