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Author Seavey, Ormond, author.

Title Henry Adams in Washington : linking the personal and public lives of America's man of letters / Ormond Seavey
Published Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press, 2020

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Description 1 online resource (1 volume)
Contents Fiction and History in Washington, D.C. -- The Mighty Machinery and the Hands on It: Henry Adams's Washington -- "No Doubt They All Bore More or Less the Stamp of Boston" -- Democracy: The Novel as Disguised Autobiography -- Echoes of Democracy in Henry James -- Gallatin: The Cosmopolitan Frontiersman Jeffersonian -- John Randolph: Biography as Satire -- "History Has Many Cunning Passages" -- "Could It Take Permanent Political Shape? Could It Give New Life to Religion and Art?" -- "The Reign of Politics Showed No Sign of Ending" -- Esther and an Attempted Rescue -- Conversation, Edward Gibbon, Clover Adams, Ralph Waldo Emerson
Summary "This book examines the writings and life of Henry Adams during his time in Washington, D.C."-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on September 10, 2020)
Subject Adams, Henry, 1838-1918.
Adams, Henry, 1838-1918. History of the United States during the administrations of Jefferson and Madison
Adams, Henry, 1838-1918. Democracy
Adams, Henry, 1838-1918. Life of Albert Gallatin
Adams, Henry, 1838-1918. Life of Albert Gallatin
Adams, Henry, 1838-1918. Democracy
Adams, Henry, 1838-1918. History of the United States during the administrations of Jefferson and Madison
Adams, Henry, 1838-1918
Adams, Henry, 1838-1918
SUBJECT Democracy (Adams, Henry) fast
Subject Historians -- Washington (D.C.) -- Biography
Historians -- Washington (D.C.) -- History and criticism
LITERARY CRITICISM / American / General.
Historians
Literature
Washington (D.C.) -- In literature
Washington (D.C.) -- History -- 19th century
Washington (D.C.)
Genre/Form Biographies
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
History
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2020016906
ISBN 9780813944654
0813944651
Other Titles Linking the personal and public lives of America's man of letters