American History Through Literature: 1820-1870, Volume 1 by Janet;Sattelmeyer, Robert Gabler-Hover

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C. The Prisoner of War and How Treated. : Railroad City Publishing House, 1865. Simms, William Gilmore. ” Southern Literary Messenger 10 (1844): 12–14. A M E R I C A N H I S T O R Y T H R O U G H Secondary Works Charvat, William. The Profession of Authorship in America, 1800–1870. 1968. New York: Columbia University Press, 1992. Coultrap-McQuin, Susan. Doing Literary Business: American Women Writers in the Nineteenth Century. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1990. Fabian, Ann. The Unvarnished Truth: Personal Narratives in Nineteenth-Century America.

They assume unlimited liberty in the use of expect, reckon, guess and calculate” when what they mean is “think,” “believe,” or “suppose” (Mencken, p. 24). Marryat and other Englishmen were impressed by the prevalence of the all-purpose verb “to fix,” which Godfrey Thomas Vigne identified in 1832 as meaning “to be done, made, mixed, mended, bespoken, hired, ordered, arranged, procured, finished, lent or given” (Mencken, p. 26).

Smith, Henry Nash. Virgin Land: The American West as Symbol and Myth. 1950. : Harvard University Press, 1979. Sweet, Timothy. American Georgics: Economy and Environment in Early American Literature. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2002. ” Sojourner Truth (c. ” in May 1851, in Akron, Ohio, where she gained fame for eloquently and powerfully bringing together the issues of women’s rights and slavery. Although Sojourner Truth was already a popular preacher, abolitionist, and woman’s rights spokesperson in the East, she was unknown to westerners outside of the abolitionist movement headed by William Lloyd Garrison (1805–1879).

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