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Transatlantic literary studies, 1660-1830 /

edited by Eve Tavor Bannet and Susan Manning.

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Names: Bannet, Eve Tavor, | Manning, Susan,
Published: Cambridge, UK ; Cambridge University Press, 2012.
Topics: Comparative literature - American and English. | Comparative literature - English and American. | Literature - History and criticism. | LITERARY CRITICISM - European - English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh.
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc. | Electronic books. | Electronic books.
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Physical Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 281 pages)
Includes: Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN: 9781139206334 (electronic bk.)
1139206338 (electronic bk.)
9780511736155 (electronic bk.)
0511736150 (electronic bk.)
9781139204750
1139204750
9786613579478
6613579475
9781139203357
1139203355


Summary: "The recently developed field of transatlantic literary studies has encouraged scholars to move beyond national literatures towards an examination of communications between Britain and the Americas. The true extent and importance of these material and literary exchanges is only just beginning to be discovered. This collection of original essays explores the transatlantic literary imagination during the key period from 1660 to 1830: from the colonization of the Americas to the formative decades following political separation between the nations. Contributions from leading scholars from both sides of the Atlantic bring a variety of approaches and methods to bear on both familiar and undiscovered texts. Revealing how literary genres were borrowed and readapted to a different context, the volume offers an index of the larger literary influences going backwards and forwards across the ocean"--Provided by publisher.
Other Names: Bannet, Eve Tavor, 1947-
Manning, Susan, 1953-2013.

More Details for: Transatlantic literary studies, 1660-183