Star-Spangled Eden 19th Century America Through the Eyes of Dickens, Wilde, Francis Trollope, Frank Harris and Other British Travellers

ISBN-10: 0786707348

ISBN-13: 9780786707348

Edition: 2000

Authors: James C. Simmons

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This text explores the great American experiment as seen by eight famous 19th century British visitors who, like de Tocqueville, singularly captured its moment in history.
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Book details

List price: $26.00
Copyright year: 2000
Publisher: Avalon Publishing Group
Publication date: 3/17/2000
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 350
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.50" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 1.386
Language: English

Introductionp. 1
Jacksonian Americap. 5
Frances Trollope: America's Nemesisp. 15
Fanny Kemble: British Mistress of a Georgian Plantationp. 53
Charles Dickens: The Great Quarrel with Americap. 95
The Western Frontierp. 133
Ruxton of the Rockiesp. 143
Richard Burton: By Stagecoach Through the Far Westp. 183
The Civil Warp. 215
Bull Run Russellp. 223
The Rise of Modern Americap. 251
Frank Harris: Confessions of a Cowboyp. 259
Oscar Wilde: Wilde in the American Streetsp. 289
Epiloguep. 329
Notes for Further Readingp. 333
Bibliographyp. 337
Indexp. 347
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