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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States

Subjects:

  • United States -- Social life and customs -- 1783-1865.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Frances Trollope ; edited by Richard Mullen.
ContributionsMullen, Richard.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE165 .T84 1984
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxi, 368 p. ;
Number of Pages368
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2845826M
ISBN 100192814648
LC Control Number84007905

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Mark Twain, for instance, while chiding Trollope for falling for American tall tales (see the story of the crocodile's -- or alligator's -- destruction of a family in Chapter III), also remarked that the reason Domestic Manners was so hated by patriotic Americans was because it was so true/5(). Mark Twain, for instance, while chiding Trollope for falling for American tall tales (see the story of the crocodile's -- or alligator's -- destruction of a family in Chapter III), also remarked that the reason Domestic Manners was so hated by patriotic Americans was because it was so true. Study Guide for Domestic Manners of the Americans. Domestic Manners of the Americans study guide contains a biography of Frances Trollope, literature essays, quiz questions, major themes, characters, and a full summary and tangoloji.com: Frances Trollope. This summary of Domestic Manners of the Americans includes a complete plot overview – spoilers included! We’re considering expanding this synopsis into a full-length study guide to deepen your comprehension of the book and why it's important.