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Author Suárez Galbán, Eugenio.
Title The Last Good Land : Spain in American Literature.
Imprint Amsterdam : Rodopi, 2011.

Author Suárez Galbán, Eugenio.
Series Costerus NS, 189
Costerus NS ; 189.
Subject American literature -- History and criticism.
American literature -- Spanish influences.
Authors, American -- Homes and haunts -- Spain.
Americans -- Spain -- History.
Spain -- In literature.
Description 1 online resource (415 pages).
Summary Books studying the presence of Spain in American literature, and the possible influence of Spain and its literature on American authors, are still rare. In 1955 appeared a pioneer work in this field - Stanley T. Williams' The Spanish Background of American Literature . But that book went no further than W.D. Howells' Familiar Spanish Travels, published in 1913. The Last Good Land covers most of the twentieth century, including such groups as the Lost Generation and African American writers and exiles. It also considers then recent revolution in Spanish cultural and historical thought introduc.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 377-405) and index.
Contents Cover; Cover; Title Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Table of Contents; Preface; Preface; 1. Spain and the United States within the Western Tradition; 1. Spain and the United States within the Western Tradition; 2. The Pioneers: Washington Irving and Henry Wadsworth Longfellow; 2. The Pioneers: Washington Irving and Henry Wadsworth Longfellow; 3. From Romantic Idealization to Realistic Ambiguity, or from the Civil War to the Cuban War; 3. From Romantic Idealization to Realistic Ambiguity, or from the Civil War to the Cuban War.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9789401200486
9401200483
9042033495 (acid-free paper)
9789042033498 (acid-free paper)
9789042033498
OCLC # 741493003
Additional Format Print version: Suarez-Galban, Eugenio. Last Good Land : Spain in American Literature. Amsterdam : Rodopi, ©2011 9789042033498


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