American episodes involving Charles Dickens / Sidney P. Moss & Carolyn J. Moss

Author(s): Moss, Sidney Phil, 1917-
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Subjects: Oral interpretation of fiction--History--19th century
British--Travel--United States--History--19th century
Novelists, English--19th century--Biography
Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870--Knowledge--America
Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870--Travel--United States
Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870--Appreciation--United States
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Troy, N.Y. : Whitston Pub. Co., 1999
LC Classification: P, PR
Physical Description: x, 174 p. : ill., ports ; 24 cm
Additional Authors: Moss, Carolyn
Notes: LCCN: 98060852
ISBN: 0878755047
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: List of illustrations -- Preface -- Dickens's first visit to America and its fallout. American notes: the book that inflamed two nations. South Carolina contemplates banning American notes ; The American chapters of Martin Chuzzlewit: the culmination of Dickens's quarrel with the American press ; The American press assigns Dickens to Queen's Bench Prison ; Did John Forster write the notorious Foreign quarterly article on "American poetry"? ; The authorship of the Foreign quarterly article on "American poetry" and Poe's "Two long interviews" with Dickens ; Charles Dickens makes Ticknor & Fields his authorized American publisher -- Dickens's second visit to America and its fallout. Kate Field reports on Dickens's performances in America ; Dickens and his Chicago relatives ; Frederick Dickens: from courtship to courtroom ; Dickens on America: a twenty-five year record -- After Dickens's death. Gail Hamilton on Dickens's alleged ménage à trois ; Laurence Hutton's edition of Letters of Charles Dickens to Wilkie Collins -- Index
OCLC Number: 41407384
ISBN/ISSN: 0878755047