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Edward L. Pierce, Memoir and letters of Charles Sumner: volume 1 12 0 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Letters and Journals of Thomas Wentworth Higginson 9 1 Browse Search
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 1, Colonial and Revolutionary Literature: Early National Literature: Part I (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.) 8 0 Browse Search
James Parton, Horace Greeley, T. W. Higginson, J. S. C. Abbott, E. M. Hoppin, William Winter, Theodore Tilton, Fanny Fern, Grace Greenwood, Mrs. E. C. Stanton, Women of the age; being natives of the lives and deeds of the most prominent women of the present gentlemen 7 1 Browse Search
Edward L. Pierce, Memoir and letters of Charles Sumner: volume 2 6 0 Browse Search
Jula Ward Howe, Reminiscences: 1819-1899 6 0 Browse Search
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 2 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.) 4 0 Browse Search
Bliss Perry, The American spirit in lierature: a chronicle of great interpreters 4 0 Browse Search
Margaret Fuller, Memoirs of Margaret Fuller Ossoli (ed. W. H. Channing) 4 0 Browse Search
Edward L. Pierce, Memoir and letters of Charles Sumner: volume 3 4 0 Browse Search
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Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 2 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.), Chapter 4: the New South: Lanier (search)
nmeal. Plantations were for sale at a song. The richest estates of North Carolina were at first to be bought for from one to ten dollars an acre. A hundred acres four miles from Macon, Georgia, the birthplace of Lanier, was offered for fifty cents an acre. The Southerner was convinced that the negro would not work in freedom. Two books give unforgettable pictures of the efforts of the planters to meet the new industrial situation. Ten years on a Georgia plantation by the daughter of Fanny Kemble, Frances Butler Leigh, details the childishness of the negro under the novel conditions of freedom. Mrs. Leigh can hardly be claimed as a Southern author, but Susan Dabney Smedes (1840—) must take high rank as one. Her Memorials of a Southern planter is an artless but absorbing picture of a class made extinct by the war. Without any of the theatrical effectiveness common in the older Southern prose, she relates in simple, dignified words the history of her father, Thomas Dabney, a plant
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 2 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.), Index (search)
eus, 37, 39 Jumping frog of Calaveras County, 379 Junta, The, 183 Just before the battle, mother, 285 Justice and Expediency, 52 Juvenile miscellany, 399 Kaler, James Otis, 405 Kansas Emigrants, the, 51 Kant, 197 Katy books, 402 Kavanagh; A Tale, 38 Kearny, General, 278 Kearny at seven pines, 276, 280 Kearsarge, 285 Keats, 2, 248, 249, 251, 327 Keenan's charge, 283 Keepsake, the, 175 Keepsake of Friendship, the, 175 Kellogg, Elijah, 403 Kemble, Fanny, 314 Kendall, Amos, 184 Kendall, G. W., 184 Kennedy, J. R., 58, 62, 152 Kent, Prof. C. W., 304 Kent, James, 71, 72, 77-78 Kentucky Gazette, the, 178 Keramos; and Other Poems, 40 Ketchum, Mrs., Annie Chambers, 292 King, Edward, 379, 383, 384 King, Grace, 390 Kitchen Cabinet, 183 Kittredge, Walter, 285 Knickerbacker. See Knickerbocker Knickerbocker Gallery, the, 167 Knickerbocker magazine, the, 152, 166, 167, 169-170 Knight, Sarah Kemble, 149