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Unformatted text preview: Click to edit Master subtitle style Is Moby Dick a 20th century novel? Intro to American Lit I (350:227) November 22, 2010 Reading quiz 1. What color is Moby Dick, and how do you know? 2. Who are the five dusky phantoms that seemed fresh formed out of air? 3. What is a gam? 4. What stops the confrontation between the crew and the mutineers in the Town-Hos Story? A confession Scholars of different periods of American literature study not only different authors and works, but different kinds of issues and questions. Most Americanists work in a single period. 18th century (sometimes up to 1820). Major authors: Edwards, Franklin, Crvecur, Wheatley, Charles Brockden Brown, James Fenimore Cooper (later). Early to Mid-19th century (1800 or 1820 to 1865) Moby Dick publication and critical history { 5 A 3 E 8 7 2 7 -A 7 9 4 -4 E 9 -A B 5 -F C 8 4 3 2 B 3 5 D 7 5 } October 1851: First British edition { 5 F 6 0 9 A 7 C -2 B 9 0 -4 9 A 0 -9 B 8 F -1 B 6 E D 1 6 A 2 A 6 7 } vember 1851: First US edition { 0 8 B 8 0 1 B 2 -4 B 5 1 -4 E B 8 -8 6 5 7 -9 F 5 6 1 2 1 F 9 D 2 8 } 1892: Republication by Harper an { D A 6 4 D 0 2 -E 8 B C -4 E 7-8 0 3 -D E 7 9 D 2 B D A 1 3 } 1922: London Constable edition { 6 F 8 D 2 0 F 3 -0 F E -4 5 B 5 -9 8 D B -4 D E A 3 2 9 4 E 4 C A } 1891: Melvilles death { 2 4 6 E 6 3 B -E A 1 0 -4 9 C D -A 9 F B -B C 6 C B 4 B 1 2 B 5 } 1921: Carl Van Dorens The American Novel { B D B 6 B 3 1 -9 A C E -4 C 1 E -8 4 4 -F 9 7 E D D F A 3 7 5 } udies in Classic American Literature...
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