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After the Revolution : profiles of early American culture /
by Joseph J. Ellis.
edition
1st ed. --
imprint
New York : Norton, c1979.
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xvi, 256 p.
ISBN
0393012530
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imprint
New York : Norton, c1979.
isbn
0393012530
catalogue key
4045222
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Table of Contents
Prefacep. ix
Premonitions and Paradoxes in the Revolutionary Era
Premonitions: An American Athensp. 3
Paradoxes: Culture and Capitalismp. 23
Profiles
Charles Willson Peale: Portrait of the American Artist as Virtuous Entrepreneurp. 41
Hugh Henry Brackenridge: The Novelist as Reluctant Democratp. 73
William Dunlap: The Dramatist as Benevolent Patriarchp. 113
Noah Webster: The Connecticut Yankee as Nationalistp. 161
Epilogue: New Critics: Toward Emersonp. 213
Notesp. 223
Indexp. 252
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