Uncle Tom s Cabin

Author: Harriet Beecher Stowe
Publisher:
ISBN: UCAL:B4145140
Release Date: 1852
Genre: African Americans


Uncle Tom s Cabin

Author: Harriet Beecher Stowe
Publisher:
ISBN: HARVARD:32044079135919
Release Date: 1878
Genre: African Americans


Uncle Tom s Cabin

Author: Harriet Beecher Stowe
Publisher: EDCON Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780848111328
Release Date: 2012-02-15
Genre: Fiction

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New Essays on Uncle Tom s Cabin

Author: Eric J. Sundquist
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 052131786X
Release Date: 1986-11-28
Genre: Literary Criticism

Examines the portrayal of Blacks in Uncle Tom's Cabin, Stowe's use of Gothic imagery, and the depiction of women's role in the slavery crisis

Harriet Beecher Stowe s Uncle Tom s Cabin

Author: Harold Bloom
Publisher: Infobase Publishing
ISBN: 9780791097892
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

An overview of the novel features a biographical sketch of the author, a list of characters, a summary of the plot, and critical and analytical views of the work.

Uncle Tom s Cabin and the Abolitionist Movement

Author: Julie Carlson
Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group
ISBN: 0823945081
Release Date: 2003-12
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Traces the process and influences behind the writing of Harriet Beecher Stowe's novel, Uncle Tom's Cabin, which was published when the nation was torn over the issue of slavery and headed toward Civil War.

Uncle Tom s Cabin

Author: Harriet Elizabeth Beecher Stowe
Publisher:
ISBN: BCUL:RERO11302603
Release Date: 1852
Genre:


The Publishing History of Uncle Tom s Cabin 1852 2002

Author: Claire Parfait
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 9781351883399
Release Date: 2016-12-05
Genre: Literary Criticism

Uncle Tom's Cabin continues to provoke impassioned discussions among scholars; to serve as the inspiration for theater, film, and dance; and to be the locus of much heated debate surrounding race relations in the United States. It is also one of the most remarkable print-based texts in U.S. publishing history. And yet, until now, no book-length study has traced the tumultuous publishing history of this most famous of antislavery novels. Among the major issues Claire Parfait addresses in her detailed account are the conditions of female authorship, the structures of copyright, author-publisher relations, agency, and literary economics. To follow the trail of the book over 150 years is to track the course of American culture, and to read the various editions is to gain insight into the most basic structures, formations, and formulations of literary culture during the period. Parfait interrelates the cultural status of this still controversial novel with its publishing history, and thus also chronicles the changing mood and mores of the nation during the past century and a half. Scholars of Stowe, of American literature and culture, and of publishing history will find this impressive and compelling work invaluable.

Harriet Beecher Stowe s Uncle Tom s Cabin The Creation and Influence of a Masterpiece

Author: Alexandra Griesing
Publisher: Anchor Academic Publishing (aap_verlag)
ISBN: 9783954890347
Release Date: 2013-05-23
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

Harriet Beecher Stowes novel Uncle Toms Cabin, was one of the most controversial books, published in 1851/52 and put the debate on slavery more strongly in the center of public attention. It had great influence on other writers at that time. This paper deals with the writing and the publishing of Stowes masterpiece and the comparison with its most popular stage adaptation by George L. Aiken. Similarities as well as differences will be presented as far as the structure, the characters and the themes are concerned.

Uncle Tom s Cabin Life Among the Lowly

Author: Harriet Beecher Stowe
Publisher: Library of Alexandria
ISBN: 9781465514660
Release Date: 1896
Genre: Slavery

Late in the afternoon of a chilly day in February, two gentlemen were sitting alone over their wine, in a well-furnished dining parlor, in the town of P, in Kentucky. There were no servants present, and the gentlemen, with chairs closely approaching, seemed to be discussing some subject with great earnestness. For convenience sake, we have said, hitherto, two gentlemen. One of the parties, however, when critically examined, did not seem, strictly speaking, to come under the species. He was a short, thick-set man, with coarse, commonplace features, and that swaggering air of pretension which marks a low man who is trying to elbow his way upward in the world. He was much over-dressed, in a gaudy vest of many colors, a blue neckerchief, bedropped gayly with yellow spots, and arranged with a flaunting tie, quite in keeping with the general air of the man. His hands, large and coarse, were plentifully bedecked with rings; and he wore a heavy gold watch-chain, with a bundle of seals of portentous size, and a great variety of colors, attached to it, which, in the ardor of conversation, he was in the habit of flourishing and jingling with evident satisfaction. His conversation was in free and easy defiance of Murray's Grammar,* and was garnished at convenient intervals with various profane expressions, which not even the desire to be graphic in our account shall induce us to transcribe.

Harriet Beecher Stowe s Uncle Tom s Cabin

Author: Edward Tang
Publisher: Research & Education Assoc.
ISBN: 0878910565
Release Date: 1996
Genre: Literary Criticism

REA's MAXnotes for Harriet Beecher Stowe's Uncle Tom's Cabin MAXnotes offer a fresh look at masterpieces of literature, presented in a lively and interesting fashion. Written by literary experts who currently teach the subject, MAXnotes will enhance your understanding and enjoyment of the work. MAXnotes are designed to stimulate independent thought about the literary work by raising various issues and thought-provoking ideas and questions. MAXnotes cover the essentials of what one should know about each work, including an overall summary, character lists, an explanation and discussion of the plot, the work's historical context, illustrations to convey the mood of the work, and a biography of the author. Each chapter is individually summarized and analyzed, and has study questions and answers.

Uncle Tom s Cabin

Author: Harriet Beecher Stowe
Publisher: Applewood Books
ISBN: 9781429015998
Release Date: 2001-01-01
Genre: Fiction

A devoutly Christian slave becomes separated from his wife and family when he is sold to the brutal planter, Simon Legree.

Uncle Tom s Cabin and the Reading Revolution

Author: Barbara Hochman
Publisher: Univ of Massachusetts Press
ISBN: 9781558498945
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Literary Criticism

This work explores a transformation in the cultural meaning of Stowe's influential book by addressing changes in reading practices and a shift in widely shared cultural assumptions. These changes reshaped interpretive conventions and generated new meanings for Stowe's text in the wake of the Civil War.