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The Resource The flowering of New England, 1815-1865, by Van Wyck Brooks

The flowering of New England, 1815-1865, by Van Wyck Brooks

Label
The flowering of New England, 1815-1865
Title
The flowering of New England, 1815-1865
Statement of responsibility
by Van Wyck Brooks
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Awards note
  • National Book Award for Nonfiction, 1936
  • Pulitzer Prize for History, 1937
Cataloging source
DLC
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1886-1963
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Brooks, Van Wyck
Dewey number
  • 810.903
  • 810.9003
Index
index present
LC call number
PS243
LC item number
.B7 1936
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Pforzheimer Bruce Rogers Collection (Library of Congress)
Series statement
Makers and finders: a history of the writer in America, 1800-1915
Series volume
2
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  • Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth
  • Emerson, Ralph Waldo
  • Hawthorne, Nathaniel
  • Thoreau, Henry David
  • Lowell, James Russell
  • Holmes, Oliver Wendell
  • Irving, Washington
  • Emerson, Ralph Waldo
  • Hawthorne, Nathaniel
  • Holmes, Oliver Wendell
  • Irving, Washington
  • Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth
  • Lowell, James Russell
  • Thoreau, Henry David
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • Authors, American
  • New England
  • New England
  • American literature
  • Authors, American
  • Intellectual life
  • Literature
  • New England
Label
The flowering of New England, 1815-1865, by Van Wyck Brooks
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • "This is the first of a number of volumes in which I hope to sketch the literary history of the United States ... My subject is the New England mind as it has found expression in the lives and works of writers."--Preface
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Boston of Gilbert Stuart -- Harvard College in 1815 -- The Coast and the Hinterland -- George Ticknor's Wanderjahre -- The New Age in Boston and Cambridge -- The North American Review: Sparks, Bancroft -- Prescott's Ferdinand and Isabella -- Longfellow in Cambridge -- The Younger Generation of 1840 -- Emerson in Concord -- Hawthorne in Salem -- Alcott, Margaret Fuller, Brook Farm -- Emerson: Wood-Notes -- Concord: 1840-1844 -- Thoreau -- Cambridge: Longfellow, Dana the Younger, Lowell -- The Boston Historians: Motley -- Dr. Holmes -- Thoreau at Walden -- West of Boston -- The Anti-Slavery Writers -- New England at Large -- Concord in the Fifties -- Cambridge in the Fifties -- The Romantic Exiles -- The Autocrat -- The Saturday Club: Lowell's Essays -- Conclusion -- Index
Control code
ocm00786953
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
550 pages
Lccn
36027376
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)786953
Label
The flowering of New England, 1815-1865, by Van Wyck Brooks
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • "This is the first of a number of volumes in which I hope to sketch the literary history of the United States ... My subject is the New England mind as it has found expression in the lives and works of writers."--Preface
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Boston of Gilbert Stuart -- Harvard College in 1815 -- The Coast and the Hinterland -- George Ticknor's Wanderjahre -- The New Age in Boston and Cambridge -- The North American Review: Sparks, Bancroft -- Prescott's Ferdinand and Isabella -- Longfellow in Cambridge -- The Younger Generation of 1840 -- Emerson in Concord -- Hawthorne in Salem -- Alcott, Margaret Fuller, Brook Farm -- Emerson: Wood-Notes -- Concord: 1840-1844 -- Thoreau -- Cambridge: Longfellow, Dana the Younger, Lowell -- The Boston Historians: Motley -- Dr. Holmes -- Thoreau at Walden -- West of Boston -- The Anti-Slavery Writers -- New England at Large -- Concord in the Fifties -- Cambridge in the Fifties -- The Romantic Exiles -- The Autocrat -- The Saturday Club: Lowell's Essays -- Conclusion -- Index
Control code
ocm00786953
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
550 pages
Lccn
36027376
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)786953

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