Confederate belles-lettres

a bibliography and a finding list of the fiction, poetry, drama, songsters, and miscellaneous literature published in the Confederate States of America
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Statementby Richard Barksdale Harwell ; foreword by Robert H. Woody.
GenreBibliography.
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LC ClassificationsZ1242.5 .H3 1977, PS261 .H3 1977
The Physical Object
Pagination79 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4890455M
ISBN 100879684682
LC Control Number76022451

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(shelved 7 times as belles-lettres) avg rating — 1, ratings — published Belles lettres, literature that is an end in itself and is not practical or purely informative. The term can refer generally to poetry, fiction, drama, etc., or more specifically to light, entertaining, sophisticated literature.

It is also often used to refer to literary studies, particularly. Les Belles Lettres is a French publisher specialising in the publication of ancient texts such as the Collection Budé.

The publishing house, originally named Société Les Belles Lettres pour le développement de la culture classique, was founded by the Association Guillaume Budé, with the initial goal of publishing Greek and Latin classics.

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learning, scholarship, erudition, education, knowledge, book learning, academic training. Origin. Mid 17th century from French, literally ‘fine letters’. Word of the day. Harwell, Richard Barksdale, Confederate Belles-Lettres: A Bibliography and a Finding List of the Fiction, Poetry, Drama, Songsters, and Miscellaneous Literature Published in the Confederate States of America, Hattiesburg: Book Farm,   Richard Barksdale Harwell was the editor of several important Civil War memoirs and is known for his bibliographic studies of Confederate belles lettres, music, collectibles, and imprints.

Notable among these is In Tall Cotton: The Most Important Confederate Books for the Reader, Researcher, and : Henry Hotze. In its broadest sense, the term belles-lettres (from the French, literally "fine letters") can refer to any literary work. More particularly, the term "is now generally applied (when used at all) to the lighter branches of literature" (The Oxford English Dictionary, ).Until recently, belles-lettres has similarly been used as a synonym for the familiar essay.

Topical Access to Belles-Lettres. Introduction. Bartlett, Napier, Book and Job Office Steam Power Press Print, 16 p. Craik, Dinah Maria Mulock, Discourse Commemorative of Lieut.

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General Thomas J. Jackson. Richmond, Va.: Presbyterian Committee of Publication of the Confederate States, 32 p. Davis, Mary. 5 Richard Barksdale Harwell, Confederate Belles-Lettres: a Bibliography and a Finding List of the Fiction, Poetry, Drama, Songsters, and Miscellaneous Literature Published in the Confederate States of America (Hattiesburg, MS: The Book Farm, ), preface.

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Belles-lettres definition, literature regarded as a fine art, especially as having a purely aesthetic function. See more. A noted Civil War historian, Harwell was also author of several books, numerous articles and hundreds of reviews.

Among his notable books are: Confederate Belles-Lettres (), Cornerstones of Confederate Collecting (), More Confederate Imprints (), The Union Reader (), and Gone With the Wind as Book and Film (). Belles lettres definition is - literature that is an end in itself and not merely informative; specifically: light, entertaining, and often sophisticated literature.

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Author of The Union Reader, The Confederate reader, Civil War Reader, Confederate belles-lettres, Cornerstones of Confederate collecting, The mint julep, Confederate. Belles-lettres or belles lettres is a category of writing, originally meaning beautiful or fine writing.

In the modern narrow sense, it is a label for literary works that do not fall into the major categories such as fiction, poetry, or drama.

The phrase is sometimes used pejoratively for writing that focuses on the aesthetic qualities of. A scarce Confederate imprint of spiritual prose and poetry. SABIN (note). PARRISH & WILLINGHAM CONFEDERATE BELLES-LETTRES I've done my best to describe the book, but if you have additional questions, please don't hesitate to send me an Rating: % positive.

Manuscripts are for Harwell's books, Confederate Belles-Lettres (), Confederate Music (), and A Confederate Marine (); other materials relate to these books, to articles by Harwell, and to his career. Topics include his service with the U.S. Navy during World War II, his position as head of Emory University Special Collections.

it "expanded to include new genres, giving rise to Confederate belles lettres, humor magazines, illustrated periodicals, juvenile literature, histories, medi-cal journals, soldiers' literature, and even theatre" (). In perhaps the strongest chapters of this book, Bernath reveals the.

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K likes. Page officielle des éditions Les Belles Lettres, spécialisées dans les humanités depuis This book examines Confederate cultural nationalism during the Civil War.

It explores the rise and fall of a cultural movement among white southerners dedicated to liberating the South from its intellectual “vassalage” to the North and to creating an autonomous and distinctly Confederate national culture.