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The Resource A prescription for adversity : the moral art of Ambrose Bierce, Lawrence I. Berkove

A prescription for adversity : the moral art of Ambrose Bierce, Lawrence I. Berkove

Label
A prescription for adversity : the moral art of Ambrose Bierce
Title
A prescription for adversity
Title remainder
the moral art of Ambrose Bierce
Statement of responsibility
Lawrence I. Berkove
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Berkove, Lawrence I
Dewey number
813/.4
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PS1097.Z5
LC item number
B47 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bierce, Ambrose
  • Didactic literature, American
  • Journalism
  • Moral conditions in literature
  • Ethics in literature
  • War in literature
Label
A prescription for adversity : the moral art of Ambrose Bierce, Lawrence I. Berkove
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 212-216) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The topography of Bierce's career -- "Gleams like the flashing of a shield" : the theme of war -- The heart has its reasons : Bierce's successful failure at philosophy -- Bierce as craftsman : his concern with mind -- Poignant clarity : the achievement of tragedy -- "An occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge" : nothing better exists -- "Success in literature"
Control code
48435270
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 225 pages
Isbn
9780814208946
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001006159
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
A prescription for adversity : the moral art of Ambrose Bierce, Lawrence I. Berkove
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 212-216) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The topography of Bierce's career -- "Gleams like the flashing of a shield" : the theme of war -- The heart has its reasons : Bierce's successful failure at philosophy -- Bierce as craftsman : his concern with mind -- Poignant clarity : the achievement of tragedy -- "An occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge" : nothing better exists -- "Success in literature"
Control code
48435270
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 225 pages
Isbn
9780814208946
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001006159
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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