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Contents Acknowledgments ix Preface: Claims xi Introduction 1 1 Philadelphia 35 2 Boston 63 3 Hartford 79 4 New York City 98 5 Boston 118 Notes 141 Works Cited 171 Index 183
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American literature -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- History and criticism.
Insurance and literature -- United States -- History -- 18th century.
Insurance and literature -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
American literature -- Revolutionary period, 1775-1783 -- History and criticism.
American literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Value in literature.
Values in literature.