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CredulityA Cultural History of US Mesmerism

Credulity: A Cultural History of US Mesmerism

Emily Ogden

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780226532165
eISBN:
9780226532479
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226532479.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, American, 19th Century Literature

This book offers a history of mesmerism, or animal magnetism, in the antebellum (pre-Civil War) United States. Imported from the plantations of the French Antilles by founder Charles Poyen, ... More

TelegraphiesIndigeneity, Identity, and Nation in America's Nineteenth-Century Virtual Realm

Telegraphies: Indigeneity, Identity, and Nation in America's Nineteenth-Century Virtual Realm

Kay Yandell

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780190901042
eISBN:
9780190901073
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190901042.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, American, 19th Century Literature

Telegraphies: Indigeneity, Identity, and Nation in America’s Nineteenth-Century Virtual Realm explores literatures envisioning the literary, societal, even the perceived metaphysical effects of ... More

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