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The Resource Democratic eloquence : the fight over popular speech in nineteenth-century America, Kenneth Cmiel

Democratic eloquence : the fight over popular speech in nineteenth-century America, Kenneth Cmiel

Label
Democratic eloquence : the fight over popular speech in nineteenth-century America
Title
Democratic eloquence
Title remainder
the fight over popular speech in nineteenth-century America
Statement of responsibility
Kenneth Cmiel
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Cmiel, Kenneth
Index
index present
LC call number
PE2809
LC item number
.C57 1990
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • English language
  • Political oratory
  • Popular culture
  • English language
  • English language
  • Americanisms
  • English language
Label
Democratic eloquence : the fight over popular speech in nineteenth-century America, Kenneth Cmiel
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally presented as the author's thesis (Ph.D.--University of Chicago, 1986)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-333) and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Note on the Terminology of Style -- Ch. 1. The Best Speech of the Best Soul -- Ch. 2. The Democratic Idiom -- Ch. 3. Saxon Eloquence: The sermo humilis -- Ch. 4. Bad English Exposed -- Ch. 5. Scholars Versus Critics -- Ch. 6. Gentle Speech in School and Street, 1865-1885 -- Ch.7. The Dictionary and Bible in an Age of Science -- Ch. 8. Refined and Colloquial, 1885-1900 -- Epilogue: The Post-Rhetorical Age
Control code
20934919
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
351 pages
Isbn
9780688083526
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
90005412
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Democratic eloquence : the fight over popular speech in nineteenth-century America, Kenneth Cmiel
Publication
Note
Originally presented as the author's thesis (Ph.D.--University of Chicago, 1986)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-333) 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
Note on the Terminology of Style -- Ch. 1. The Best Speech of the Best Soul -- Ch. 2. The Democratic Idiom -- Ch. 3. Saxon Eloquence: The sermo humilis -- Ch. 4. Bad English Exposed -- Ch. 5. Scholars Versus Critics -- Ch. 6. Gentle Speech in School and Street, 1865-1885 -- Ch.7. The Dictionary and Bible in an Age of Science -- Ch. 8. Refined and Colloquial, 1885-1900 -- Epilogue: The Post-Rhetorical Age
Control code
20934919
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
351 pages
Isbn
9780688083526
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
90005412
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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