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Inexorable Yankeehood [electronic resource] : Henry James rediscovers America, 1904-1905 / Robin P. Hoople ; edited and with additions by Isobel Waters.

Hoople, Robin P., 1930- (Author). Waters, Isobel. (Added Author). ProQuest (Firm) (Added Author).
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Subject: James, Henry, 1843-1916 > Political and social views.
Literature and society > United States > History > 20th century.
Authorship > Social aspects > United States > History > 20th century.
Civilization, Modern > Historiography.
Mass media > United States > History > 20th century.
Publicity > United States > History > 20th century.
Criticism > United States > History > 20th century.
Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)

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  • ISBN: 9780838758533 (e-book)
  • ISBN: 0838758533 (e-book)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource.
  • Publisher: Lewisburg [Pa.] : Bucknell University Press ; ©2009.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 301-310) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Matters of method : the "embracing mind" -- Anticipation and arrival : the beginning critique -- Publication and publicity : first skirmishes -- The gaping continent : "in the jaws of the world" -- The testifying south : "sad on the great scale" -- The visual archive : "observed of all observers" -- The middle west : "my very next 'big' impression" -- The New England essays : first impressions at last -- The far west : "crude color ... in the woolly west" -- James returns to the east : double take -- Envoi : "black eruptions of type" -- Conclusion : James's "American theory" -- Coda : "original response" -- Appendix I: Chronology of James's travels in America -- Appendix II: Poem (anonymous) accompanying the caricature "The verbal prestidigitateur" in the "Through the microscope" column of the Indianapolis News on March 17,1905.
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI Available via World Wide Web.
System Details Note: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Action Note: digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve
Source of Description Note: Description based on print version record.

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