GRE Text Completion: JiJing 1373-GRE填空机经1373题 - 4B17R15LDH2B5377A

Notwithstanding a lack of ____________, nineteenth-century anthologies such as Evert and George Duyckinck's Cyclopaedia of American Literature represents serious attempts to collect the national writings up to that point as a way of establishing the viability of American letters. A. bias B. earnestness C. rigor D. ambition E. ambiguity