The farm novel in North America : genre and nation in the United States, English Canada, and French Canada, 1845-1945 / Florian Freitag.

By: Freitag, Florian [author.]Material type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooksEuropean studies in North American literature and culture: Publisher: Rochester, New York : Camden House, 2013Description: 1 online resource (364 pages)Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781571138774; 1571138773Subject(s): Farm life in literature | American fiction -- History and criticism | Canadian fiction -- History and criticism | French-Canadian fiction -- History and criticismAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Farm novel in North AmericaDDC classification: 813/.00936 LOC classification: PS169.F37 | F74 2013Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Surveying the fields -- Early sowings: St. John de Crevecour's "History of Andrew, the Hebridean," -- Patrice Lacombe's La Terre Paternelle, and Susanna Moodie's Roughing it in the bush -- Laws of nature: Frank Norris's The octopus, Albert Laberge's La scouine and Frederick Philip Grove's Settlers of the marsh -- New world demeters: Willa Cather's O pioneers!, Louis Hemon's Maria Chapdelaine, and Martha Ostenso's Wild geese -- Rich harvests: Joseph Kirkland's Zury, the meanest man in Spring County -- Claude-Henri Grignon's Un Homme et son peche, and Frederick Philip Grove's Fruits of the earth -- Fields of crisis: John Steinbeck's The Grapes of wrath, Felix-Antoine Savard's Menaud, maitre-draveur, and Robert Stead's Grain -- The cycle of seasons: Louis Bromfield's The farm, Ringuet's Trente arpents and Grace Campbell's The higher hill.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Surveying the fields -- Early sowings: St. John de Crevecour's "History of Andrew, the Hebridean," -- Patrice Lacombe's La Terre Paternelle, and Susanna Moodie's Roughing it in the bush -- Laws of nature: Frank Norris's The octopus, Albert Laberge's La scouine and Frederick Philip Grove's Settlers of the marsh -- New world demeters: Willa Cather's O pioneers!, Louis Hemon's Maria Chapdelaine, and Martha Ostenso's Wild geese -- Rich harvests: Joseph Kirkland's Zury, the meanest man in Spring County -- Claude-Henri Grignon's Un Homme et son peche, and Frederick Philip Grove's Fruits of the earth -- Fields of crisis: John Steinbeck's The Grapes of wrath, Felix-Antoine Savard's Menaud, maitre-draveur, and Robert Stead's Grain -- The cycle of seasons: Louis Bromfield's The farm, Ringuet's Trente arpents and Grace Campbell's The higher hill.

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