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Retrospections of America, 1797-1811.

Bernard, John

Retrospections of America, 1797-1811.

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Published by B. Blom in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Bernard, John, 1756-1828,
    • Theater -- United States,
    • United States -- Social life and customs -- 1783-1865

    • Edition Notes

      Reprint of the 1887 ed.

      StatementEdited from the manuscript by Mrs. Bayle Bernard. With an introd., notes, and index by Laurence Hutton and Brander Matthews.
      ContributionsBernard, William Bayle, Mrs.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE164 .B52 1969
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 380 p.
      Number of Pages380
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5301619M
      LC Control Number72083401

      Hand-book of the useful arts. New York: G.P. Putnam, Retrospections of America, New York: B. Blom, A journey in North America, containing a survey of the countries watered by the Mississippi, Ohio, Missouri, and other affluing rivers.   In his Retrospections of America: ± British comic John Bernard calls the American slaves ``the great humorists of the Union'' (Bernard ). This judgment is based on a view of the slave's character as essentially child-like: ``with all the ignorance of the child he possesses its disposition for enjoyment'' (Bernard ).


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Excerpt from Retrospections of America, On his retirement from the stage and return to England, Bernard began the preparation of his biography; and about a year before his death he completed the work, but, as his son tells us, in too voluminous a state for : John Bernard. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Bernard, John, Retrospections of America, New York: B.

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