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232 Pages | 29 full color images

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199797318

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American Obscurantism

History and the Visual in U.S. Literature and Film

Peter Lurie

  • Challenges the widespread historical turn in literary studies
  • Suggests a unique, often obscure historicity at play in works that conventional historical scholarship cannot trace.
  • Includes full color illustrations throughout

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