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Romanticism and Transcendentalism, 1820-1865
  • Authored by: Robert D. Habich and Robert C. Nowatzki
  • From the Series: Research Guide to American Literature
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  • ISBN-10: 143813360X
  • ISBN-13: 978-1-4381-3360-7
  • Status: In Stock
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  • Imprint: Facts On File
  • Published: 04/01/2010
  • Dewey Number: 810
  • Reading Level: Grades 9 and up
  • Pages: 248


Romanticism and Transcendentalism: 1820–1865 explores American literature from 1820 up to the end of the Civil War. Containing approximately 40 study guides, this new resource is essential for high school and college students interested in researching and writing on this era of American literature.

Topics covered include:

  • Abolitionism and slavery
  • Rebecca Davis's "Life in the Iron Mills"
  • Frederick Douglass
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson's Nature
  • Exploration, expansion, and the frontier
  • Gothicism
  • Nathaniel Hawthorne's The Scarlet Letter
  • Harriet Jacobs's Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl
  • Herman Melville's Moby-Dick
  • Henry David Thoreau's Walden
  • Walt Whitman's "Song of Myself"
  • and many more.



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