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Letters from an American farmer and Sketches of eighteenth-century America; more letters from an American farmer

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Letters from an American Farmer and Sketches of Eighteenth-Century America - St John De Crevecoeur, J Hecor, and Stone, Albert E (Introduction by)
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American literature, as the voice of our national consciousness, begins with the works of Crevecoeur. Published in 1782, "Letters from an American Farmer" painted a vivid portrait of the American scene, from New England seafaring life to Southern plantation culture. More popular abroad than at home, the work provided Europeans with their chief impression of American landscapes, peoples, institutions, values, and problems. In "Sketches of Eighteenth-Century America" Crevecoeur explored some of the unpleasant truths about the ...

Letters from an American Farmer and Sketches of Eighteenth-Century America 1981, Penguin Books

ISBN-13: 9780140390063

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