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Author Glazener, Nancy, author

Title Literature in the making : a history of U.S. literary culture in the long nineteenth century / Nancy Glazener
Published New York : Oxford University Press, 2015
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Description 1 online resource
Series Oxford studies in American literary history
Oxford studies in American literary history.
Summary Using the US as a case study, this study examines the public life of literature between the late 18th and the early 20th centuries, bringing together the development of literature's intellectual infrastructure, its operation in print culture, its changing status in higher education, and the surprisingly rich and interesting history of public literary culture
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from home page (viewed on October 9, 2015)
Subject American literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Literature and society -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Literary movements -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780199390151 (ebook)