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The Resource American literature and the culture of reprinting, 1834-1853, Meredith L. McGill

American literature and the culture of reprinting, 1834-1853, Meredith L. McGill

Label
American literature and the culture of reprinting, 1834-1853
Title
American literature and the culture of reprinting, 1834-1853
Statement of responsibility
Meredith L. McGill
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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McGill, Meredith L
Dewey number
810.9/003
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS208
LC item number
.M38 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Material texts
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hawthorne, Nathaniel
  • Poe, Edgar Allan
  • Dickens, Charles
  • American literature
  • Literature publishing
  • Authors and publishers
  • Copyright
Label
American literature and the culture of reprinting, 1834-1853, Meredith L. McGill
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [335]-350) 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 Matter of the Text -- Commerce, Print Culture, and the Authority of the State in American Copyright Law -- Discontinuities in the Genealogy ofAuthorship -- Materiality and the Common Law in Wheaton v. Peters -- Dissemination and the State -- "Perfect Title": American Copyright and the Letter of the Law -- International Copyright and the Political Economy of P'rint -- Legalizing Piracy -- Representing the Nation: The Campaign for International Copyright -- Decentering the Market: Defending the System of Reprinting -- Maintaining Decentralization: Reprinting and the Syncopation of the National Imaginary -- Circulating Media: Charles Dickens, Reprinting, and the Dislocation of American Culture -- Property in Dickens: The i842 Tour -- National Debt and National Identity: The American Circulation of American Notes for General Circulation -- Representing Decentralization: The Narrative Structure of American Notes -- Circulation and Slavery -- Martin Chuzzlewit, the Social Order, and the Medium of Print -- Unauthorized Poe -- Embracing Secondarity -- Dislocating Reference -- Elaboration, Eclecticism, and the Deferral of Authorship -- Authentic Facsimiles -- Poe, Literary Nationalism, and Authorial Identity -- James Russell Lowell and the "Be-Mirrorment" of Poe -- Removing the Anonymous: Young America and the Control of Dissemination -- Narratives ofAbsolute Possession and Dispossession: Authorial Identity in "The Little Longfellow War" -- Disowning Ownership: Poe's Evason of Identity at the Boston Lyceum -- Suspended Animation: Hawthorne and the Relocation of Narrative Authority -- The Uses of Obscurity -- "Sleeping Beauty in the Waxworks": Monotony and Repose in Early Hawthorne -- Monotony and Declension: The Properties of Narrative in The House of the Seven Gables -- "Time-Stricken" : Narrative Disruption and Self-Indictment -- "Sordid Contact": Addressing Ordinary Life and the Disenchantments of Address -- Authorship and the Power of Humiliation
Control code
50339367
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 364 pages
Isbn
9780812236989
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2002029146
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)50339367
Label
American literature and the culture of reprinting, 1834-1853, Meredith L. McGill
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [335]-350) 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 Matter of the Text -- Commerce, Print Culture, and the Authority of the State in American Copyright Law -- Discontinuities in the Genealogy ofAuthorship -- Materiality and the Common Law in Wheaton v. Peters -- Dissemination and the State -- "Perfect Title": American Copyright and the Letter of the Law -- International Copyright and the Political Economy of P'rint -- Legalizing Piracy -- Representing the Nation: The Campaign for International Copyright -- Decentering the Market: Defending the System of Reprinting -- Maintaining Decentralization: Reprinting and the Syncopation of the National Imaginary -- Circulating Media: Charles Dickens, Reprinting, and the Dislocation of American Culture -- Property in Dickens: The i842 Tour -- National Debt and National Identity: The American Circulation of American Notes for General Circulation -- Representing Decentralization: The Narrative Structure of American Notes -- Circulation and Slavery -- Martin Chuzzlewit, the Social Order, and the Medium of Print -- Unauthorized Poe -- Embracing Secondarity -- Dislocating Reference -- Elaboration, Eclecticism, and the Deferral of Authorship -- Authentic Facsimiles -- Poe, Literary Nationalism, and Authorial Identity -- James Russell Lowell and the "Be-Mirrorment" of Poe -- Removing the Anonymous: Young America and the Control of Dissemination -- Narratives ofAbsolute Possession and Dispossession: Authorial Identity in "The Little Longfellow War" -- Disowning Ownership: Poe's Evason of Identity at the Boston Lyceum -- Suspended Animation: Hawthorne and the Relocation of Narrative Authority -- The Uses of Obscurity -- "Sleeping Beauty in the Waxworks": Monotony and Repose in Early Hawthorne -- Monotony and Declension: The Properties of Narrative in The House of the Seven Gables -- "Time-Stricken" : Narrative Disruption and Self-Indictment -- "Sordid Contact": Addressing Ordinary Life and the Disenchantments of Address -- Authorship and the Power of Humiliation
Control code
50339367
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 364 pages
Isbn
9780812236989
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2002029146
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)50339367

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