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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2015; 70165–101 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2015.70.1.65
Published: 01 June 2015
... Philadelphia in the period is voluminous; see for example: Samuel Otter, Philadelphia Stories: America s Literature of Race and Freedom (New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 2010); Antislavery and Abolition in Philadelphia, ed. Richard S. Newman and James Mueller (Baton Rouge: Louisiana State Univ. Press, 2011); Gary...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2010; 6511–37 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2010.65.1.1
Published: 01 June 2010
.../tragic mulatta slavery Haitian Revolution Louisiana Creole identity 1 Sons of White Fathers : Mulatto Vengeance and the Haitian Revolution in Victor Séjour s The Mulatto M A R L E N E L . D A U T ritics have widely considered the ste- reotype or myth of the tragic mulatto/a to be a U.S. American...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2009; 642137–162 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2009.64.2.137
Published: 01 September 2009
... American indepen- dence during the Seven Years or French and Indian War, The Prairie, set following the 1803 Louisiana Purchase, foregrounds the new political autonomy and westward expansion of the United States. While The Last of the Mohicans describes the Mo hicans supersession by Scottish immigrants in...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2002; 564495–517 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2002.56.4.495
Published: 01 March 2002
... Margret Holmes Bates; and Towards the Gulf: A Romance of Louisiana (1887), attributed to Alice Morris Buckner.6 In this review Howells focuses only on the novelsÕ treatments of hered- ity, race reversion, and racial traits, thus showing a keen inter- est in themes that he would later develop and attempt...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2000; 552157–194 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/2903113
Published: 01 September 2000
...- ciety, 1776-1846 (Baton Rouge: Louisiana State Univ. Press, 1982). Walvin Slavery and British Society, 1776-1846 1982 9 Martineau describes this meeting in some detail in her Retrospect of Western Travel, 3 vols. (London: Saunders and Otley, 1838), III, 152-58. Martineau 152 III...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 1984; 393275–291 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/3044805
Published: 01 December 1984
... something. The fact is, that the war was declared, and our friend had only time to make a hundred thousand dollars or so, break a leg, ar- range the affairs of the Bank of New Orleans, fight a duel . . . and arrange preliminaries for a second. . . when General Jackson came furiously down upon Louisiana and...