[On the development of] American literature from 1815 to 1833.

by William B. Cairns

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SeriesBulletin of the University of Wisconsin Philology and Literature Series,Vol. 1 -- No. 1
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The Era of National Expansion The attempt to preserve a strictly chronological order must here be abandoned.

About all the American literature in existence that is of any value as literature is the product of the past three quarters of a century, and the men who produced it, though older or younger, were still contemporaries. Colonial literature.

Because of the large immigration to New England in the s, the articulation of Puritan ideals, and the early establishment of a college and a printing press in Cambridge, the British colonies have often been regarded as the center of early American literature.

However, the first European settlements in North America had been founded elsewhere many years earlier. “Indian Wars of the West (), Timothy Flint. From Letter to President Martin Van Buren on the removal of the Cherokee Indians (Ap ), Ralph Waldo Emerson. From Review of Francis Parkman’s The California and Oregon Trail ), Herman : Paper.

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With the War of and an increasing desire to produce uniquely American literature and culture, a number of key new literary figures emerged, perhaps most prominently Washington Irving, William Cullen Bryant, James Fenimore Cooper, and Edgar Allanoften considered the first writer to develop a unique American style (although this has been debated) wrote humorous works in.

The history of literature in the Modern period in Europe begins with the Age of Enlightenment and the conclusion of the Baroque period in the 18th century, succeeding the Renaissance and Early Modern periods.

In the classical literary cultures outside of Europe, the Modern period begins later, in Ottoman Turkey with the Tanzimat reforms (s), in Qajar Iran under Nasser al-Din Shah (s. On the development of American literature from towith especial reference to periodicals / (Madison, Wis., The University, ), by William B.

Cairns and Cairns Collection of American Women Writers (page images at HathiTrust). Late Victorian American Literature (This is taken from American Literature.) In poetry the literary tradition was continued in Boston by Thomas Bailey Aldrich (), essentially a stylist in verse, brief, definite, delicate, who carried the lighter graces of the art.

Bibliography. —The best general histories of American literature are by Barrett Wendell () and William P. Trent ().

Histories of particular periods or topics, most serviceable, are M. Tyler’s History of American Literature during the Colonial Time (2 vols., ), Literary History of the American Revolution (2 vols., ); J. Jameson, History of Historical Writing in America.

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Timeline of American Literature which accounts the colony's beginning and its development. This book is divided into two sections, the first book is about how the pilgrims arrived to the New World and the history of what they did to settle at Plymouth Colony.

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§ 1. The Services of the Historical Romance in the Development of the American Novel. [IT is mere coincidence that Cooper was born in the year which produced The Power of Sympathy and that when he died Uncle Tom's Cabin was passing through its serial stage, and yet the limits of his life mark almost exactly the first great period of American fiction.

Paulding, Thompson, Neal, Kennedy. The selections from authors in this anthology represent gender, social class, and racial and national origin as inclusively as possible, providing both greater context for canonical works and a sense of the era’s richness and diversity.

In terms of genre, poetry, non-fiction prose, philosophy, educational writing, and prose fiction are included. Dominated American literature from to and peaked in with the American Renaissance. The many advancements of the nation helped spur an optimistic attitude in the country.

During this time, American literature was not respected due to. British rails covered the railroads of France and the United States. The sugar colonies took one-tenth of British iron exports inone-thirty-third in ; the United States one-quarter inone-third in The sugar planters, who had for so long enjoyed an unquestioned right to a box seat, could now barely find standing room.

In presenting a more inclusive canon of American literature, The Heath Anthology changed the way American literature is taught. The Sixth Edition continues to balance the traditional, leading names in American literature with lesser-known writers and have built upon the anthology's other strengths: its apparatus and its ancillaries.

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