2 edition of American authors in pictures found in the catalog.
American authors in pictures
Kenneth Walter Cameron
|Statement||edited by Kenneth Walter Cameron.|
|LC Classifications||PS137 .C3 1984|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||10 p.,  leaves of plates :|
|Number of Pages||73|
|LC Control Number||84114077|
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Wright quickly became the richest and most famous black author of the era, and is often credited as the “father of black American literature” (though of course black American literature had existed before him). Certainly his influence is undeniable, though the book is not without its critics. Short Stories to enjoy when you have 5 minutes to spare, sorted by category so you can find what suits your mood. Stories average 1, words, including morality tales, feel-good/love stories, other-worldly stories, witty stories, dramatic stories, and farce/political stories. Featured authors include Mark Twain, Anton Chekhov, Kate Chopin, James Baldwin, H.H. Munro (SAKI), Virginia Woolf, O.
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At least two books are missing from this that were both wildly important pieces of American literature. Upton Sinclair's The Jungle caused enough of an uproar when it was published, that Theadore Roosevelt sent inspectors to Chicago's meat packing plants to investigate.
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He often illustrates for a writer, often the illustrious Julius Lester or his wife Gloria Pinkney. But some of his best books are solo projects where he lets his pictures tell the story and omits words completely. Most known for: The Lion and the Mouse. Book you might have missed: The Three Billy Goats Gruff.
Adam Rubin and Daniel Salieri. The Scarlet Letter was the first important novel by Nathaniel Hawthorne, one of the leading authors of nineteenth-century romanticism in American literature.
Like many of his works, the novel is set in Puritan New England and examines guilt, sin, and evil as inherent human traits. The main character, Hester Prynne, is condemned to wear a scarlet “A” (for “adultery”) on her chest.
Ezra Jack Keats’s The Snowy Day was the first full-color picture book with an African American as the main character. The book changed the field of children’s literature forever, and Keats was recognized by winning the Caldecott Medal (the most prestigious American award for children’s books.
Top American Literature Titles Listed below are the top titles for the American literature classroom, ranked in order of popularity, chosen by American literature teachers from .Authors. Warren Adler, novelist and short story writer, known for The War of the Roses,; Mary Antin, memoirist, author of The Promised Land; Molly Antopol, short story writer, National Book Award nominee ; Jacob M.
Appel, novelist (The Man Who Wouldn't Stand Up) and short story writer (Einstein's Beach House); Max Apple, novelist and short story writer.American authors in pictures: the major nineteenth-century writers and their backgrounds. [Kenneth Walter Cameron] Book: All Authors / Contributors: Kenneth Walter Cameron.
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