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Civil Tongues and Polite Letters in British America

David S. Shields - History - 1997 - 348 pages
In cities from Boston to Charleston, elite men and women of eighteenth-century British America came together in private venues to script a polite culture. By examining their ...
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American Women Prose Writers to 1820, Volume 200

Carla Mulford, Angela Vietto, Amy E. Winans - Literary Criticism - 1999 - 541 pages
This text systematically presents career biographies of American women prose writers to 1820.
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The Cambridge Companion to Benjamin Franklin

Carla Mulford - Literary Criticism - 2009 - 183 pages
Comprehensive and accessible, this Companion addresses several well-known themes in the study of Franklin and his writings, while also showing Franklin in conversation with his ...
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American poetry: the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries

David S. Shields - Poetry - 2007 - 952 pages
An anthology of early American poetry collects approximately three hundred works by a variety of writers, in a tribute to the diversity and range of poetic traditions from the ...
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Only for the Eye of a Friend: The Poems of Annis Boudinot Stockton

Carla Mulford - Poetry - 1995 - 336 pages
Known among the Middle Atlantic intelligentsia and literati as a witty and versatile writer, considered by George Washington and the Chevalier de La Luzerne a gracious and ...
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Oracles of Empire: Poetry, Politics, and Commerce in British America, 1690 ...

David S. Shields - Literary Criticism - 2010 - 310 pages
This innovative look at previously neglected poetry in British America represents a major contribution to our understanding of early American culture. Spanning the period from ...
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Autobiography, Poor Richard, and later writings: letters from London, 1757 ...

Benjamin Franklin, Joseph A. Leo Lemay - Biography & Autobiography - 1997 - 816 pages
Collects Benjamin Franklin's best-known writings, both personal and public, arranged by period and place, and includes scholarly notes.
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