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Representative Americans, the romantics

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Published by Rowman & Littlefield in Lanham, MD .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Statesmen -- United States -- Biography.,
    • United States -- History -- 1815-1861 -- Biography.,
    • United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementNorman K. Risjord.
      GenreBiography.
      SeriesRepresentative Americans
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE339 .R57 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 400 p. :
      Number of Pages400
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3944245M
      ISBN 100742520838, 074252082X
      LC Control Number2001026630

      The Americans This is the photo book that redefined what a photo book could be — personal, poetic, real. First published in , Robert Frank’s masterpiece still holds up — the selection of photos, and their sequence and pacing is fresh, rich, generous, and stunning. Hello Everybody, I am thrilled to share some exciting news with you. I just learned that readers of Romantic Times Booksellers were asked to nominate books they considered the Best Romance Novels written and my book, The Sense of Honor, is among those listed!. This is the second list in two days that I have learned about where The Sense of Honor was deemed worthy of such an honor. The American is a novel by Henry James, originally published as a serial in The Atlantic Monthly in –77 and then as a book in The novel is an uneasy combination of social comedy and melodrama concerning the adventures and misadventures of Christopher Newman, an essentially good-hearted but rather gauche American businessman on his first tour of :: Author:: Henry James.


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