By Kerry Dean Carso
American Gothic paintings and structure within the Age of Romantic Literature analyses the effect British Gothic novels and ancient romances had on American paintings and structure within the Romantic period. Key figures contain Thomas Jefferson, Washington Allston, Alexander Jackson Davis, James Fenimore Cooper, Washington Irving, Thomas Cole, Edwin Forrest and Nathaniel Hawthorne. Hawthorne articulated the topic of this e-book whilst he wrote that he may perhaps comprehend Sir Walter Scott’s romances higher after viewing Scott’s Gothic Revival condo Abbotsford, and he understood the home larger for having learn the romances. This research investigates this symbiotic dating among the humanities and Gothic literature to bare new interpretative possibilities.
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American Gothic Art and Architecture in the Age of Romantic Literature (Gothic Literary Studies) by Kerry Dean Carso