Novels, Readers, And Reviewers
Responses To Fiction In Antebellum America
de Nina Baym
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This book describes and characterizes responses of American readers to fiction in the generation before the Civil War. It is based on close examination of the reviews of all novels-both American and European-that appeared in major American periodicals during the years 1840-1860, a period in which magazines, novels, and novel reviews all...