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Author Jackson, Holly.

Title American blood : the ends of the family in American literature, 1850-1900 / Holly Jackson.

Publication Info. New York : Oxford University Press, [2014]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  810.9355 J134s 2014    ---  Available
1 copy being processed for Axe Acquisitions Order.
Description x, 201 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 161-192) and index.
Contents The transformation of American family property in The House of the Seven Gables -- National reproduction and Clotel's queer mulatta -- The character of a family in Stowe's Dred : on the limits of alternative kinship -- Resisting reunion : Anna Dickinson and the reconstruction politics of friendship -- Why I hate children : the willful sterility of the country of the pointed firs -- Another long bridge : textual atavism in Hagar's Daughter -- Coda: Writing in blood : print kinship?.
Subject American literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Families in literature.
Families -- Political aspects -- United States.
American literature. (OCoLC)fst00807113
Families in literature. (OCoLC)fst00920365
Families -- Political aspects. (OCoLC)fst01728911
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Chronological Term 1800 - 1899
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc. (OCoLC)fst01411635
Added Title Ends of the family in American literature, 1850-1900
Family in American literature, 1850-1900
ISBN 9780199317042 (acid-free paper)
0199317046 (acid-free paper)
Standard No. 40022853014

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