This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text, images, or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1915. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... It is a principle that shines impartially on the just and on the unjust that once you have a point of view all history will back you up. Everything no doubt depends upon evidence; and considering the case which has been outlined in the last chapter, an appeal to American literature, if literature really does record the spirit of a people, is an appeal that leads, I think, to evidence of a material sort. Something, in American literature, has always been wanting -- every one, I think, feels that. Aside from the question of talent, there is not, excepting Walt Whitman, one American writer who comes home to a modern American with that deep, moving, shaking impact of personality for which
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Book Description Amereon House, NY, 1990, LIMITED edition of only 150 copies printed, 1990. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. No Jacket. 184 pages. BRAND NEW! LIMITED edition of only 150 copies printed. Bookseller Inventory # AME352
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