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Youth and age in American literature

the rhetoric of old men in the Mathers, Franklin, Adams, Cooper, Hawthorne, Melville, and James

by Marco Portales

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Published by P. Lang in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • American literature -- History and criticism,
    • English language -- United States -- Rhetoric,
    • Older men in literature,
    • Old age in literature,
    • Aging in literature,
    • Youth in literature

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [149]-169).

      StatementMarco Portales.
      SeriesAmerican university studies., vol. 20
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS173.A35 P6 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 169 p. ;
      Number of Pages169
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2193459M
      ISBN 100820411817
      LC Control Number89012350

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