Stokes Claudia Books
Books di Stokes Claudia
The Altar at Home
edizioni Univ of Pennsylvania Pr collana Univ of Pennsylvania Pr (Hardcover)
Displays of devout religious faith are very much in evidence in nineteenth-century sentimental novels such as Uncle Tom's Cabin and Little Women, but the precise theological nature of this piety has been little examined. In the first dedicated study of the religious contents of sentimental literature, Claudia Stokes...
Writers in Retrospect
edizioni Univ of North Carolina Pr collana Univ of North Carolina Pr (Paperback)
In the aftermath of America's centennial celebrations of 1876, readers developed an appetite for chronicles of the nation's past. Born amid this national vogue, the field of American literary history was touted as the balm for numerous "ills--from burgeoning immigration to American anti-intellectualism to demanding...