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Transatlantic Romanticism An Anthology of British, American, and Canadian Literature, 1767-1867

ISBN-10: 0321217128

ISBN-13: 9780321217127

Edition: 2006

Authors: Lance Newman, Joel Pace, Chris Koenig-Woodyard

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"This anthology of Romantic literature features both central and new to the canon texts by American, British, and Canadian writers. Thematic groupings and companion readings illuminate the major literary, cultural, and historical events of the transatlantic Romantic era. Features: thematically related readings are collected into "Transatlantic Exchanges" that frame key debates about revolutionary republicanism, slavery and abolition, women's rights, and more; contemporary responses accompany key selections, showcasing their transatlantic influence; lively section introductions and author headnotes further contextualize the literature."--BOOK JACKET.
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List price: $89.00
Copyright year: 2006
Publisher: Longman Publishing Group
Publication date: 1/5/2006
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 1344
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.50" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.980
Language: English

Lance Newman, Professor of English at Westminster College, has worked as a Grand Canyon river guide for twenty years. He is the author ofOur Common Dwelling: Henry Thoreau, Transcendentalism, and the Class Politics of Natureas well as two chapbooks of poems,3by3by3andCome Kanab: A Little Red Songbook.

Chronological by Author's Birth Date with Transatlantic Exchanges and Contemporary Responses
Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790)
Rules by Which a Great Empire May Be Reduced to a Small One
Information to Those Who Would Remove to America
Remarks Concerning the Savages of North America
Samson Occom (1723-1792)
S. Occom's Account of Himself Written Sept. 17, 1768
Frances Brooke (c.1724-1789)?
From The History of Emily Montague
Edmund Burke (1729-1797)
From A Philosophical Inquiry into the Origin of Our Ideas of the Sublime and Beautiful
From Speech on Conciliation with America
From Reflections on the Revolution in France
Oliver Goldsmith (1730-1774)
From The Deserted Village?
Contemporary Responses:?
Oliver Goldsmith (1794-1861)
From The Rising Village
Timothy Dwight (1752-1817)
From Greenfield Hill
Michel Guillaume Jean de Crevecoeur (1735-1813)
From Letter III: What is an American
Letter IX: Description of Charles-Town
Thoughts on Slavery
On Physical Evil
A Melancholy Scene
Thomas Paine (1737-1809)
From Common Sense
From The Rights of Man
Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826)
From Autobiography of Thomas Jefferson (Declaration of Independence)
From Notes on the State of Virginia
Transatlantic Exchanges 1: Revolutionary Republicanism
British Parliament
From The Townshend Acts
James Madison (1751-1836)
The Federalist. Number 10
Isaac Hunt
The Political Family
Joel Barlow (1754-1812)
from The Columbiad
Milcah Martha Moore (1740-1829)
The Female Patriots
Addressed to the Daughters of Liberty in America
William Godwin (1756-1836)
from Letters of Advice to a Young American
Anna Laetitia Barbauld (1743-1825)
Epistle to William Wilberforce
The Rights of Woman
Eighteen Hundred and Eleven
Washing-Day
The Hill of Science: A Vision
The Female Choice
A Tale
Olaudah Equiano (c. 1745-1797)
From The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano, or Gustavus Vassa, the African, Written by Himself
Philip Morin Freneau (1752-1832)
On the Emigration to America and Peopling the Western Country
Literary Importation
The Wild Honey Suckle
The Indian Burying Ground
On Mr. Paine's Rights of Man
On the Universality and Other Attributes of the God of Nature
On the Uniformity and Perfection of Nature
On the Religion of Nature
Phillis Wheatley (1753-1784)
Liberty and Peace
Thoughts on the Works of Providence
On the Death of the Rev. Mr. George Whitefield. 1770
On Being Brought from Africa to America
On Imagination
To S.M., a Young African Painter, on Seeing His Works
To His Excellency General Washington
To a Lady on Her Coming to North America with Her Son, for the Recovery of Her Health
A Farewell to America. To Mrs. S. W.
Letter to Rev. Samson Occom
Transatlantic Exchanges 2: Slavery and Abolition
Hannah More (1745-1833)
Slavery, A Poem
Quobna Ottobah Cugoano (1757-c.1801)
From Thoughts and Sentiments on the Evil of Slavery
David Walker (1785-1830)
From An Appeal to the Colored Citizens of the World
William Lloyd Garrison (1805-1879)
To the Public
Fanny Kemble (1809-1893)
From Journal of a Residence on a Georgian Plantation
Benjamin Drew (1812-1903)
From A North Si