Literature and Journalism in Antebellum America : Thoreau, Stowe, and Their Contemporaries Respond to the Rise of the Commercial Press Hardback
by Mark Canada
Explores the sibling rivalry that emerged in the American literary marketplace in the decades after the advent of the penny press, showing how journalism became a target, a counterpoint, and even a model for numerous American authors, including Thoreau, Cooper, Poe, and Stowe.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 203 pages, 2 Illustrations, black and white; X, 203 p. 2 illus.
- Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
- Publication Date: 29/03/2011
- Category: Literary studies: c 1800 to c 1900
- ISBN: 9780230110946