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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A group of American landscape painters active from about 1825 to 1875 whose works, influenced by European Romanticism, depict the beauty and grandeur of areas such as the Hudson River Valley, the Catskill Mountains, and Niagara Falls.

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  • For his works, see _Doloras y cantares_, 16th ed.,

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  • (1817-1901) who is recognized as the initiator in Spain of a new type of verse in his _Doloras_ and _Pequeños poemas_.

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