The Literary And Historical Index To American Magazines, 1800-1850

Hardcover | October 31, 2004

byDaniel A. Wells

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The Literary and Historical Index to American Magazines, 1800-1850, is an invaluable tool for anyone doing research on the United States in the 19th century. With an index that includes a wide range of subjects and individuals, this book provides access to thousands of references that can currently be obtained from no other source. The researcher looking for references to and reviews of well-known authors such as Ralph Waldo Emerson, Lydia Huntley Sigourney, and Edgar Allan Poe will find a plethora of entries to examine. And, for those engaged in the investigation of lesser-known figures, the index includes scores of authors who may not be widely recognized but who, nonetheless, made important contributions to American culture. Scholars will find the references easy to follow as well as comprehensive. In addition to general references, the index includes the full titles of books, speeches, poems, short stories, and articles written by subjects so that the reader may select the most relevant citations for his or her research.

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The Literary and Historical Index to American Magazines, 1800-1850, is an invaluable tool for anyone doing research on the United States in the 19th century. With an index that includes a wide range of subjects and individuals, this book provides access to thousands of references that can currently be obtained from no other source. The...

Format:HardcoverDimensions:506 pages, 9.3 × 6.3 × 1.72 inPublished:October 31, 2004Publisher:Praeger PublishersLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0313310661

ISBN - 13:9780313310669

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?This useful work opens early American periodicals to scholarly research. Since all the 1980 titles have been reindexed, libraries can discard the oldest volume. Recommended. Academic library collections.??Choice