Henry Adams: Selected full-text books and articles
FREE! The Education of Henry Adams: An Autobiography Houghton Mifflin, 1918PRIMARY SOURCE
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History of the United States of America during the Administration of Thomas Jefferson Albert & Charles Boni, 1930
The Ironies of Progress: Henry Adams and the American Dream Southern Illinois University Press, 1984
Autobiographical Occasions and Original Acts: Versions of American Identity from Henry Adams to Nate Shaw University of Pennsylvania Press, 1982
The Genteel Tradition and the Sacred Rage: High Culture vs. Democracy in Adams, James, and Santayana University of North Carolina Press, 1992
Henry Adams and Henry James: The Emergence of a Modern Consciousness Cornell University Press, 1976
Touching the World: Reference in Autobiography Princeton University Press, 1992
Librarian’s tip: "Henry Adams on the Ara Coeli Steps" begins on p. 145
Epistolary Practices: Letter Writing in America before Telecommunications University of North Carolina Press, 1998
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 5 "I Write Now d'Outre Tombe"
True West: Authenticity and the American West University of Nebraska Press, 2004
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 2 "Cowgirls and Sage Hens: Henry Adams's Western Fantasy"
Exiles from Eden: Religion and the Academic Vocation in America Oxford University Press, 1993
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 5 "Adams's Education"
American Madonna: Images of the Divine Woman in Literary Culture Oxford University Press, 1997
Librarian’s tip: Chap. Five "Henry Adams: The Virgin as Dynamo"
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