Franklin

Literature of place : dwelling on the land before Earth Day 1970 / Melanie L. Simo.

Author/Creator:
Simo, Melanie Louise, 1949-
Publication:
Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press, 2005.
Format/Description:
Book
xv, 271 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
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Subjects:
American literature -- History and criticism.
Landscape in literature.
Place (Philosophy) in literature.
United States -- In literature.
Local color in literature.
Regionalism in literature.
Setting (Literature).
Contents:
New England : coastal towns and upland trails
The southern highlands
Pacific shores : from mountains to the sea
The arid West : history, memory, signs of vitality
The heart of the country : views from a family farm
The small place and the little garden
The abandoned place
The reinhabited place
The lost place
The explored place.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 237-262) and index.
Local notes:
Gotham Book Mart Collection copy has dustjacket retained.
Penn Provenance:
Gotham Book Mart (former owner) (Gotham Book Mart Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
2005
Contributor:
Gotham Book Mart Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
0813925002 (acid-free paper)
OCLC:
60550503