Edgar Huntly: or, Memoirs of a Sleep-Walker

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Edgar Huntly is a very strange book that contains sleepwalking, Indians, panthers, and lots of death. It’s entertaining but is overly descriptive and rather weird. However, if you’re interested in studying “the other” in early American literature, this is an excellent book to read.

Author: Charles Brockden Brown
Year of publication: 2016
Binding: Hard cover
Page count: 352
series: Mystic & Fiction
Translator: Elena Puchkova
ISBN: 978-5-9906627-5-9

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One of the first American Gothic novels, Edgar Huntly (1787) mirrors the social and political temperaments of the postrevolutionary United States.

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Edgar Huntly is a very strange book that contains sleepwalking, Indians, panthers, and lots of death. It’s entertaining but is overly descriptive and rather weird. However, if you’re interested in studying “the other” in early American literature, this is an excellent book to read.

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