The American Adam : Innocence, Tragedy and Tradition in the Nineteenth Century.

Lewis, R. W. B.

Published by The University of Chicago Press, 1955
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Title: The American Adam : Innocence, Tragedy and ...

Publisher: The University of Chicago Press

Publication Date: 1955

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: 1st Edition

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ix, 205 pages; publisher's binding with dust jacket (minor tears and missing chips). Inscribed by the author: "For Bill Weinheimer. Best regards -- RWB Lewis. April, 1971." Richard Lewis (1917-2002) was an American literary scholar and critic and won the Pulitzer Prize in Biography, & the Bancroft Prize for his biography of Edith Whaton in 1976. 'The American Adam' was his first book and deals with 'De Crevecoeurs' idea of the American as a new man. Very good clean copy. Bookseller Inventory # 13413

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