TITLE

Dime Novels

PUB. DATE
August 1922
SOURCE
New Republic;8/2/22, Vol. 31 Issue 400, p266
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Presents an analysis of Dime Novels in the U.S. Comment that authors, publishers and collectors shine in the light of public recognition; Elaboration of three chief matters of American fiction as the frontier, the sea, and the revolution; Impact of the Civil War on the American fiction; Place of sea adventures in Dime Novels; Status of Dime Novels in ordered society; reference to the novel "Stella the Daughter of Liberty: A Tale of the War of '76," by N.C. Iron; Reference to the novel "Mad Dan: The Spy of '76," by M. Quad; Objection to Dime Novels about their violent and uncouth speech of most of the characters.
ACCESSION #
15175581

 

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