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Author Noonan, Mark J., 1968-

Title Reading The century illustrated monthly magazine : American literature and culture, 1870-1893 / Mark J. Noonan

Publ Info Kent, Ohio : Kent State University Press, [2010]
 RWU Main Library  PN4900.S4 N66 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  PN4900.S4 N66 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xix, 235 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Prologue "a national factor of no little importance" -- The Holland era, 1870-1881. "Money did it": Scribner's monthly and the incorporation of culture -- The ladies who launch : Scribner's "scribbling" women and the making of a best-selling magazine -- Discovering (southern) regionalism : Scribner's monthly and the making of modern nationhood -- The Gilder era, 1881-1909. Modern instances : vanishing women writers and the rise of realism -- Preserving America : the controversial texts -- "Dey's mightily in de grass": reconstructing the new North in the plantation myth fiction of The century -- Reading the war of The century -- Epilogue : toward the end of The century
LC subject Century illustrated monthly magazine
Scribner's monthly
American periodicals -- History -- 19th century
American periodicals -- History -- 20th century
American literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism
American literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism
ISBN 9781606350638 (hardcover : alk. paper)
1606350633 (hardcover : alk. paper)