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The genteel tradition and the sacred rage : high culture vs. democracy in Adams, James, and Santayana / Robert Dawidoff
Bib ID 2607844
Format BookBook
Author
Dawidoff, Robert
 
Description Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, c1992 
xxiii, 218 p. ; 25 cm. 
ISBN 0807820172 (alkaline paper) (cloth)
Series

Cultural studies of the United States.

Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [209]-213) and index.

Subjects Santayana, George, 1863-1952 -- Knowledge -- America.  |  Tocqueville, Alexis de, 1805-1859 -- Influence.  |  James, Henry, 1843-1916. Ambassadors.  |  Adams, Henry, 1838-1918. Democracy.  |  American prose literature -- History and criticism.  |  National characteristics, American, in literature.  |  Literature and society -- United States.  |  Manners and customs in literature.  |  Democracy in literature.  |  United States -- Civilization.

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