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Published: 28 November 2013

224 Pages | 8 halftones


ISBN: 9780199317042

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American Blood

The Ends of the Family in American Literature, 1850-1900

Holly Jackson

  • Shows how and why a fascinating archive of nineteenth-century writers were apostates to the family
  • Moves discussions of the 'family' well beyond the purview of sentimental and domestic fiction