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Author Sweeting, Adam W., 1963-

Title Beneath the second sun : a cultural history of Indian summer / Adam Sweeting.

Imprint Hanover : University of New Hampshire, published by University Press of New England, c2003.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  810.933 S36b 2003    ---  Available
Description xii, 191 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series Revisiting New England
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [165]-186) and index.
Contents The birth of a season: Indian summer before 1820 -- Science and sentiment: Indian summer in nineteenth-century popular culture -- Fighting words: Native Americans and the naming of Indian summer -- Indian summer and the creation of New England -- With faith as in spring: Thoreau's Indian summer -- Emily Dickinson and Indian summer: beneath the second sun -- Coda: Indian summer in the twentieth century.
Subject American literature -- New England -- History and criticism.
Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862 -- Knowledge -- New England.
Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886 -- Knowledge -- New England.
New England -- Climate -- History -- 19th century.
Autumn -- New England -- History -- 19th century.
Summer -- New England -- History -- 19th century.
Indians of North America -- New England.
New England -- In literature.
Weather in literature.
Indians in literature.
Autumn in literature.
Summer in literature.
ISBN 1584653140 (alk. paper)
1584653302 (alk. paper)
Standard No. UKM bA3X3542
NLGGC 256454337

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