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7 edition of The Hudson River in Literature found in the catalog.

The Hudson River in Literature

An Anthology

by Arthur G. Adams

  • 230 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published by State University of New York Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary studies: general,
  • Literature: History & Criticism,
  • Literature: Texts,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • American Literature (General),
  • Special Subjects In Literature,
  • English,
  • Literary collections,
  • USA,
  • American - General,
  • 19th century,
  • American literature,
  • Hudson River (N.Y. and N.J.)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages337
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8380582M
    ISBN 100873954076
    ISBN 109780873954075
    OCLC/WorldCa5008420

    Poetry of the Hudson River Paul Kane, Professor of English “Who looks upon a river in a meditative hour, and is not reminded of the flux of all things?” —Emerson, Nature When the brooding, temperamental explorer Henry Hudson sailed around Sandy Hook into New York Bay exactly years ago, in , and then proceeded up the river that was eventually to bear his name, it is unlikely that. River River Writers Circle serves the creative writing community of the lower Hudson Valley and beyond. Our mission is to support and encourage literary artists through free social events, weekly writers’ groups, open mic readings, and workshops, with opportunities to participate in River River Literary are a (c)(3) non-profit organization in New York.

    The Hudson River is in the State of New York in the United is about miles ( km) long. The river runs from Lake Tear of the Clouds near Mount Marcy in Essex County in the north part of the state to New York Harbor in New York City at the south part of the state. It is named for Henry Hudson.. The Hudson River is a special kind of river called an estuary. Arthur G. Adams has nurtured a lifelong interest in the Hudson River and its surrounding region. He has spent much of his life exploring its highways, byways, waterways, and foot trails from the Atlantic Coastal inlets to the Catskill and Berkshire Mountain Peaks. The Hudson Through the Years chronicles the history of the Hudson River region of New York State through five centuries, from its.

    An Outline History of English Literature Paperback – 1 August by W.H. Hudson (Author) › Visit Amazon's W.H. Hudson Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. W.H. Hudson (Author) out of 5 stars 96 ratings. See all 19 /5(96). Historic Hudson River Towns is a consortium of riverfront municipalities (villages, towns and cities) that was formed in to work together on issues of common concern. Our major focus has always been tourism development, with related issues of riverfront renewal and downtown revitalization.


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Literature captures the rich tradition of the writers who have fallen under the spell of the majestic Hudson River and its people. Early writers, including the Knickerbockers, told the story of the Colonial and Revolutionary eras. Station Hill Press is an "independent book publisher of innovative works offering human alternatives in a broad.

The Review is willing to consider essays on all aspects of the Hudson Valley—its intellectual, political, economic, social, and cultural history, its prehistory, architecture, literature, art, and music—as well as essays on the ideas and ideologies of regionalism itself.

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A second, enlarged edition of a popular anthology, The Hudson River in Literature contains an abundance of poems and excerpts from novels and essays describing the Hudson River, work and travel on it, and life alongside it prior to the twentieth century.

Included here are works by such well-known writers as Washingon Irving, James Fenimore Author: Arthur G. Adams. The Hudson River in Literature book book is told as a series of stories showing how each of these periods in history influenced the next, leading up to the role of the Hudson in affecting national conservation policy.

It describes the role of reporters, aristocrats, engineers, soldiers and entrepreneurs and explores their thoughts about nature and a river's role in American life. Arthur G. Adams has long been a connoisseur of Hudson Valley literature, topography, and history.

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The Hudson River is a mile ( km) river that flows from north to south primarily through eastern New York in the United States. The river originates in the Adirondack Mountains of Upstate New York, flows southward through the Hudson Valley to the Upper New York Bay between New York City and Jersey eventually drains into the Atlantic Ocean at New York : Upper New York Bay.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: x, pages: illustrations ; 23 cm: Contents: Early regional writers. The Knickerbockers. One of Edith Wharton's unjustly neglected novels, Hudson River Bracketed features two strong protagonists - Vance Weston and Halo Spear.

The former is an undereducated young man who arrives in New York with a keen desire to write/5. The February ROD calls for targeted environmental dredging and removal of approximately million cubic yards of PCB-contaminated sediment from a mile stretch of the Upper Hudson.

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The Hudson River is a mile ( km) river in New York. The river is named after Henry Hudson, an Englishman sailing for the Dutch East India Company, who explored it inand after whom Canada's Hudson Bay is also named.

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Jemisin on New York, the Homogenization of. Hudson River, river in New York state, U.S. It flows almost entirely within the state, the exception being its final segment, where it forms the boundary between New York and New Jersey for 21 miles (34 km). The Hudson originates in several small postglacial lakes in the Adirondack Mountains near.

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