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Tragedy and innocence

Harvey Birenbaum

Tragedy and innocence

by Harvey Birenbaum

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Published by University Press of America in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Blake, William, 1757-1827 -- Symbolism.,
  • Tragedy.,
  • Myth in literature.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementHarvey Birenbaum.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1892 .B57 1983
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 164 p. ;
    Number of Pages164
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3503462M
    ISBN 100819129925, 0819129917
    LC Control Number82023828

    A fresh look at an era-defining U.S. tragedy.” Christian Science Monitor, 5/10/16 This isn't history writing at a distance. Means interviewed many of the players, major and minor, in this tragedy. Their personal stories give 67 Shots a deeply human feel and turn it into one of the most heartbreaking books in memory.” PopMatters, 5/18/ The Age of Innocence, novel by Edith Wharton, published in The work presents a picture of upper-class New York society in the late 19th century. The story is presented as a kind of anthropological study of this society through references to the families and their activities as tribal.

    Newland Archer. The novel's protagonist. Archer is a wealthy young lawyer married to the beautiful debutante May Welland. He is in love, however, with May's cousin Countess Ellen Olenska, who represents to him the freedom missing from the suffocating environment of the New York aristocracy. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: x, pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates: illustrations ; 18 cm: Contents: Pretty, blonde former cheerleader Sara Tokars seemed to have it all: six sisters who considered her the center of their loving family; a home in an affluent Atlanta suburb; an ambitious husband who was a lawyer and part-time judge and well .

    'Innocence' by Dean Koontz is a good book, but not great. The storyline is of Addison Goodheart, born into the world so hideous that people, when they see him, have the uncontrollable urge to . Lewis' first major work The American Adam: Innocence, Tragedy, and Tradition in the Nineteenth Century () explored De Crèvecoeur's idea of the American as a "new man" - an innocent Adam in a bright new world dissociating himself from the historic past. Lewis portrayed this preoccupation as a pervasive, transforming ingredient of the.


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