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The Resource At Emerson's tomb : the politics of classic American literature, John Carlos Rowe

At Emerson's tomb : the politics of classic American literature, John Carlos Rowe

Label
At Emerson's tomb : the politics of classic American literature
Title
At Emerson's tomb
Title remainder
the politics of classic American literature
Statement of responsibility
John Carlos Rowe
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Rowe, John Carlos
Dewey number
814/.3
Illustrations
music
Index
index present
LC call number
PS217.P64
LC item number
R69 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Politics and literature
  • American literature
  • Literature and society
  • Antislavery movements
  • Women's rights in literature
  • Liberalism in literature
  • Sex role in literature
  • Race in literature
  • American literature
  • Emerson, Ralph Waldo
Label
At Emerson's tomb : the politics of classic American literature, John Carlos Rowe
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [253]-292) 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
1. At Emerson's Tomb -- 2. "Hamlet's Task": Emerson's Political Writings -- 3. Antebellum Slavery and Modern Criticism: Edgar Allan Poe's Pym and "The Purloined Letter" -- 4. A Critique of Ideology: Herman Melville's Pierre -- 5. Between Politics and Poetics: Frederick Douglass' Narrative of the Life of an American Slave, Written by Himself -- 6. Reconstructing The Family: Harriet Jacobs' Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl -- 7. The Body Poetic: Walt Whitman's Drum-Taps -- 8. Fatal Speculations -- Murder, Money, and Manners: Mark Twain's The Gilded Age and Pudd'nhead Wilson -- 9. The Politics of Innocence: Henry James' The American -- 10. The Economics of The Body: Kate Chopin's The Awakening -- 11. The African-American Voice: William Faulkner's Go Down, Moses -- 12. Revivals
Control code
34876092
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 302 pages
Isbn
9780231058940
Isbn Type
(cl)
Lccn
96024554
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
music
Label
At Emerson's tomb : the politics of classic American literature, John Carlos Rowe
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [253]-292) 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
1. At Emerson's Tomb -- 2. "Hamlet's Task": Emerson's Political Writings -- 3. Antebellum Slavery and Modern Criticism: Edgar Allan Poe's Pym and "The Purloined Letter" -- 4. A Critique of Ideology: Herman Melville's Pierre -- 5. Between Politics and Poetics: Frederick Douglass' Narrative of the Life of an American Slave, Written by Himself -- 6. Reconstructing The Family: Harriet Jacobs' Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl -- 7. The Body Poetic: Walt Whitman's Drum-Taps -- 8. Fatal Speculations -- Murder, Money, and Manners: Mark Twain's The Gilded Age and Pudd'nhead Wilson -- 9. The Politics of Innocence: Henry James' The American -- 10. The Economics of The Body: Kate Chopin's The Awakening -- 11. The African-American Voice: William Faulkner's Go Down, Moses -- 12. Revivals
Control code
34876092
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 302 pages
Isbn
9780231058940
Isbn Type
(cl)
Lccn
96024554
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
music

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