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Transatlantic sketches

Transatlantic sketches

comprising visits to the most interesting scenes in North and South America, and the West Indies ; with notes on Negro slavery and Canadian emigration

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Published by R. Bentley in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States -- Description and travel.,
  • Guyana -- Description and travel.,
  • West Indies, British -- Description and travel.,
  • Cuba -- Description and travel.,
  • Canada -- Description and travel.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy Capt. J.E. Alexander.
    SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 20592.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination2 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17562809M

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Image 7 of Transatlantic sketches in the West Indies, South America, Canada, and the United States. Transatlantic sketches PREFACE. 1 The writer has called this book “Transatlantic Sketches,” to indicate his sense of the slightness of the work he has undertaken.

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Get this from a library. Transatlantic sketches. [Henry James] -- James is known for his keen eye Transatlantic sketches book concise descriptions, and in this collection of travel essays the author examines European life and culture from the perspective of a newly arrived American.

Transatlantic is a forth coming book from writer Colum McCann and is centered around both Ireland and America. The book is divided into two sections. The first section contains three seemingly unrelated stories. The first of a transatlantic flight of two World War I veterans/5.

Book collecting. Search for books | Advanced search. Home > James, Henry > Transatlantic Sketches. This copy of TRANSATLANTIC SKETCHES offered for sale by Buddenbrooks, Inc. for $ Transatlantic Sketches By James, Henry. Available copies. May 21,  · To the Internet Archive Community, Time is running out: please help the Transatlantic sketches book Archive today.

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Atlantic and transatlantic: sketches afloat and ashore. Mackinnon, Lauchlan Bellingham, If you are generating a PDF of a journal article or book chapter, please. Jan 27,  · — First Continental edition; volume of the Tauchnitz "Collection of British Authors".

James introduces this work as a new Transatlantic sketches book of Transatlantic Sketches for which "the name has Transatlantic sketches book been changed and the sketches have been revised." It omits four essays and parts of a fifth, that were included in the first American edition.

Read "Transatlantic sketches" by Henry James,Henry James Collection (Library of Congress) DLC,Oliver Wendell Holmes Collection (Library of Congress) DLC available from Rakuten Kobo.

Title. Atlantic and transatlantic: sketches afloat and ashore. Mackinnon, Lauchlan Bellingham, Type. Book Material. Transatlantic Sketches.

Boston: James R. Osgood and Company,First Edition. octavo, purple cloth over bevelled boards, brown coated endpapers. James R. Osgood and Company, Item # Primary binding with "J. Osgood & Co." at bottom of spine.

BAL ; Edel & Laurence A2. Spine faded with two bookworm holes at front outher hinge. Book Summary. The most mature work yet from an incomparable storyteller, TransAtlantic is a profound meditation on identity and history in a wide world that grows somehow smaller and more wondrous with each passing year.

The only conspiracy about The Transatlantic Conspiracy is how this was sent to print in its current state. The first half of the book is overly preoccupied with creating character and inane conversation (for which we're told there's a point very curtly in the second half)/5.

Other articles where Transatlantic Sketches is discussed: Henry James: Career—first phase: his art and his passions; Transatlantic Sketches, his first collection of travel writings; and a collection of tales. With these three substantial books, he inaugurated a career that saw about volumes through the press during the next 40 years.

The publications of Transatlantic Sketches, A Passionate Pilgrim, and Roderick Hudson in heralded the beginning of James' long and influential literary career which lasted until his death in During his teens, James traveled abroad frequently with his parents and siblings and the majority of his body of work came to embody his.

Boston: James R. Osgood and Company, One preliminary page undated ads. Original terra-cotta cloth, beveled. First Edition of Henry James's second book, which consisted of either per E&L or per Blanck copies. Published in the same year as his first A PASSIONATE PILGRIM, this is a collection of travel sketches from his journeys around Europe in This copy is in the.

Condition: Circulating library book plate on front paste down, lacks the ad pages at the rear, some staining and foxing to pages, edges rubbed, previous owner's name struck through on title, some age toning else a better than good copy. Transatlantic Sketches, Comprising Visits to the Most.

There was a paragraph or two outlining the same events I've just given in Captain James Alexander's book Transatlantic Sketches, but he gave no source. It wasn't until that a very thorough researcher by the name of Andrew Lang gave a talk that was published in Folk-Lore: A Quarterly Review on Myth, Tradition, Institution & Custom.

Jun 17,  · In 'TransAtlantic,' The Flight Is Almost Too Smooth Colum McCann won the National Book Award for his novel, Let the Great World Spin, about a.

Transatlantic sketches. Boston: James R. Osgood and Co., First edition of James's second book, 12mo, pp. vi, [7]; original brown cloth, gilt-lettered spine; spine sunned, spine extremities chipped; good and sound. First binding with the Osgood imprint on the spine; the sheets in this copy are sewn rather than stapled which BAL.

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It both gave birth to and resulted from the shift from feudalism into the European Commercial Revolution. James A. Rawley fills a scholarly gap in the historical discussion of the slave trade from the fifteenth to the nineteenth century by providing one volume covering the economics, demography.

Atlantic and transatlantic: sketches afloat and ashore. Pulling out his pocket-book, he spoke as follows: "I'm off to England to-morrow, I guess. I will take out a patent for the steam-boiler in London, and pay all expenses, if you will give me a right to half the profits there." " Done, done!".

Boston: James R. Osgood and Company, A mixed state copy of Henry James' second novel, Roderick Hudson, with all textual points of a First Edition.

Henry James, American novelist and, as a naturalized English citizen froma great figure in the transatlantic culture. His fundamental theme was the innocence and exuberance of the New World in clash with the corruption and wisdom of the Old, as illustrated in such works as Daisy Miller.

Aug 19,  · I read this book quickly which was a mistake because my head is now reeling with snippets of phrases and scenes from the stories Alcock and Brown make the first Transatlantic flight carrying a letter to a family in Cork.

Frederick Douglass had stayed with that family when he visited Ireland to promote the anti slavery cause/5(91). Jul 27,  · A few months ago I posted my exam reading list for U.S. Intellectual and Cultural History.

Since then, I have (pretty much) settled my reading list for my second historical field, Transatlantic History in the Long Nineteenth Century. The story. The first published version of the story appeared in in James Edward Alexander's Transatlantic arleenthalerphotography.coming to Alexander, a Mrs.

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edinburgh: adam and charles black, mdccclviii msec. e k29 printed by r. and r. clark, edinburgh. advertisement. TransAtlantic Summary & Study Guide Description. TransAtlantic Summary & Study Guide includes comprehensive information and analysis to help you understand the book.

This study guide contains the following sections. Abstract. First published ChesterLichfield and WarwickNorth DevonWells and SalisburySwiss notesFrom Chambery to MilanFrom Venice toStrasburg Author: Henry James. "The Parisian Stage" by Henry James (, from published in Transatlantic Sketches) - A Post For Paris in July # 6 "The stage throws into relief the best gifts of the French mind, and the Theatre Francais is not only the most amiable but the most characteristic of French institutions.

Dec 13,  · InE. Scott, a Philadelphia publisher, brought out a page adaptation of Walter Scott’s Ivanhoe () called Ivanhoe; or, The Knight Templar: And thAuthor: Emily B. Todd. Traveling often throughout his long and productive life, Henry James wrote fiction and travel literature about Americans in Europe and Europeans in America during the great epoch of transatlantic tourism and exchange in the second half of the nineteenth century.

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