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The interesting history of Atala, the beautiful Indian of the Mississippi

François-René de Chateaubriand

The interesting history of Atala, the beautiful Indian of the Mississippi

by François-René de Chateaubriand

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Published by Printed by Oram and Mott in New-York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesAtala.
Statementby M. de Chateaubriand.
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 43590.
ContributionsWard, Nahum, 1785-1860.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination144 p.
Number of Pages144
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15644968M

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The interesting history of Atala, the beautiful Indian of the Mississippi. New-York: Printed by Oram and Mott. MLA Citation. Chateaubriand, Francois-Rene. and Ward, Nahum. The interesting history of Atala, the beautiful Indian of the Mississippi [microform] / by M.

de Chateaubriand Printed by Oram and Mott New-York Australian/Harvard. INTRODUCTION. A mong the illustrious names which adorn the annals of France, that of François Auguste de Chateaubriand, the author of “Atala,” “Les Martyrs,” “The Last of the Abencerages,” and many other brilliant and renowned works, occupies a proud pre-eminence.

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Chivers biographer Charles Lombard summarized the juicy story line of Atala: Chactas, an old Indian chief, meets Rene, a melancholy young Frenchman who came to the Louisiana colony to forget an unnatural love for his sister, Amelie. Chactas, reared by Lopez, an old Spaniard, is rescued from the savage Muscogulges by a beautiful Indian maid, Atala.

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