Advisor(s) - Committee Chair
Gordon Wilson, Finley Grise
Department of English
Master of Arts
Since Edward Eggleston’s materials for his Hoosier novels are based upon his own experiences and observations, it is necessary to know something of him in his actual environment. To understand how the events and conditions equipped him to be the fictional historian of this part of the Middle West, a rapid survey of his biography is essential.
Arts and Humanities | English Language and Literature | History | Literature in English, North America | Other History
Barnes, Anne, "Edward Eggletson: Sources and Backgrounds of His Novels" (1935). Masters Theses & Specialist Projects. Paper 1881.