6 edition of history of Southern literature found in the catalog.
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|Statement||by Carl Holliday.|
|LC Classifications||PS261 .H6|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||406|
|LC Control Number||06041030|
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The History of Southern literature Hardcover – by Louis D. Rubin (Editor) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all 5 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ $ Paperback 5/5(1).
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Ideally a patrician, privileged white woman, she served her husband, bending to him in all matters. The History of Southern Literature achieves a comprehensive account of literature produced in the Southern United States from the Colonial beginnings in the seventeenth century into the ’s.
Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats Summary: A culmination of years of literary scholarship explores facets of the literat of the South in chronologically arranged sections and discusses the major authors, movements, and social consequences of the American South.
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