Vyhµadávanie Obrázky Mapy YouTube Správy Gmail Disk Kalendár Ďaląie »
Prihlási» sa
Knihy Knihy
" In the four quarters of the globe, who reads an American book, or goes to an American play, or looks at an American picture or statue... "
The Works of Sydney Smith - Strana 96
podµa Sydney Smith - 1844 - Počet stránok 333
Úplné zobrazenie - O tejto knihe

The Jazz Cadence of American Culture

Robert C. O'Meally, Robert G. O'Meally, Professor of English and African-American Studies Robert O'Meally - 1998 - Počet stránok 665
...to haunt a substantial number of influential Americans for the remainder of the 1 9th century: "In the four quarters of the globe, who reads an American...American play? or looks at an American picture or statue?"3 Who, Smith was demanding, paid any attention to American culture at all? The question was...
Obmedzený náhµad - O tejto knihe

American Jewish History: The Colonial and Early National Periods ..., Zväzok 1

American Jewish Historical Society - 1998 - Počet stránok 486
...decades of American cultural dependence on Great Britain. Sydney Smith's famous taunt in 1820, "In the four quarters of the globe, who reads an American book? or goes to an 423 American play? or looks at an American picture . . . ?" evoked small response, for in truth even...
Obmedzený náhµad - O tejto knihe

The Complete Idiot's Guide to American Literature

Laurie E. Rozakis - 1999 - Počet stránok 468
...Irving did to put America on the international literary map. Always a Bridesmaid, Never a Bride "In the four quarters of the globe, who reads an American...play, or looks at an American picture or statue?" — Washington Irving In 1820, the British writer Sydney Smith taunted Americans with this vicious...
Obmedzený náhµad - O tejto knihe

Classical Economics: January 1819 to January 1820

Donald Rutherford - 1999 - Počet stránok 512
...produced from the whole annals of this self-adulating race. In the four quarters of the globe, who read an American book? or goes to an American play? or...an American picture or statue? What does the world yet owe to American physicians or surgeons? What new substances have their chemists discovered? or...
Obmedzený náhµad - O tejto knihe

Cultural Memory and the Construction of Identity

Robert Blair St. George, Houston A. Baker, Jr., Roger D. Abrahams, Tamar Katriel, Peter Stallybrass, Daniel Traister, Roberta E. Pearson - 1999 - Počet stránok 333
...mean. It is all imported." In January 1820, in the same journal, Smith continued in this vein: "In the four quarters of the globe. Who reads an American book? Or goes to an American play?" I quote Smith from Jay B. Hubbell's relentlessly — and, I hope, consciously — hilarious book, Who...
Obmedzený náhµad - O tejto knihe

State of Mind: Texas Literature and Culture

Tom Pilkington - 1998 - Počet stránok 192
...infamous essay in 1819 for the Edinburgh Review: "In the four quarters of the globe," Smith asked, "who reads an American book? or goes to an American play? or looks at an American picture?" In the early and middle decades of the nineteenth century, many American writers, including William...
Obmedzený náhµad - O tejto knihe

A Sherwood Bonner Sampler, 1869-1884: What a Bright, Educated, Witty, Lively ...

Katherine Sherwood Bonner McDowell - 2000 - Počet stránok 451
...bristle at the judgment published in 1820 by Scots clergyman and critic Sydney Smith (1771-1845): "In the four quarters of the globe, who reads an American...play, or looks at an American picture or statue?" (in his review of Seybert's Annals of the United States). JULIA WARD HOWE Among the eminent women of...
Obmedzený náhµad - O tejto knihe

Commercial Culture: The Media System and the Public Interest

Počet stránok 384
...travelers complained of "American materialism" and "vile cupidity." The Edinburgh Review asked in 1820, "In the four quarters of the globe, who reads an American...American play? or looks at an American picture or statue?"9 Mrs. Frances Trollope wrote of America in 1832: 'The immense exhalation of periodical trash,...
Obmedzený náhµad - O tejto knihe

The Victorian Visitors: Culture Shock in Nineteenth-Century Britain

Rupert Christiansen - 2002 - Počet stránok 288
...example, the witty and Whiggish cleric, who in 1820 asked in the pages of the Edinburgh Review. 'In the four quarters of the globe, who reads an American...an American picture or statue? What does the world yet owe to American physicians or surgeons? . . . finally, under which of the old tyrannical governments...
Obmedzený náhµad - O tejto knihe

After the Revolution: Profiles of Early American Culture

Joseph J. Ellis - 2002 - Počet stránok 256
...questions that have continued to echo through the ages. "In the four quarters of the globe," asked Smith, "who reads an American book? or goes to an American...play? or looks at an American picture or statue?" 3 The answer, of course, was "Nobody." Frances Trollope explained why in her Domestic Manners of the...
Obmedzený náhµad - O tejto knihe




  1. Moja kniľnica
  2. Pomocník
  3. Roząírené vyhµadávanie kníh
  4. Stiahnu» verziu ePub
  5. Stiahnu» PDF