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Title Puritan influences in American literature / edited by Emory Elliott.

Publication Info. Urbana : University of Illinois Press, [1979]


Location Call No. Status
 Manchester, Main Library - Non Fiction  810.93    Check Shelf
Description xx, 212 pages : map ; 24 cm.
Series Illinois studies in language and literature ; 65
Illinois studies in language and literature ; vol. 65.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Roger Williams and John Milton: the calling of the Puritan writer / O. Glade Hunsaker -- "The posy unity": Anne Bradstreet's search for order / Emily Stipes Watts -- The jawbones schema of Edward Taylor's Gods determinations / William J. Scheick -- The example of Edwards: idealist imagination and the metaphysics of sovereignty / Michael J. Colacurcio -- The Puritan roots of American Whig rhetoric / Emory Elliott -- Resolution in The marble faun: a minority view / Claudia D. Johnson -- Travelling in Concord: the world of Thoreau's journal / William L. Howarth -- Herman Melville's wandering Jews / Bernard Rosenthal -- God, father, and lover in Emily Dickinson's poetry / Nina Baym.
Subject American literature -- History and criticism.
National characteristics, American, in literature.
Puritan movements in literature.
Puritans -- United States.
Added Author Elliott, Emory, 1942-2009.
ISBN 0252007336: $12.95
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