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The Resource Herman Melville, editor, Eric Carl Link

Herman Melville, editor, Eric Carl Link

Label
Herman Melville
Title
Herman Melville
Statement of responsibility
editor, Eric Carl Link
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this volume, a biographical sketch relates the details of Melville's life and four essays survey the critical reception of his work, explore its cultural and historical contexts, situate Melville among his contemporaries, and review key themes in his work. Other essays explore topics like Melville's symbolism, metaphysics, and aesthetics his views on faith and religion his responses to the issues of his day, like slavery, industrialization, and American democracy
Member of
Cataloging source
BUF
Dewey number
813/.3
Index
index present
LC call number
PS2387
LC item number
.H416 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Link, Eric Carl
Series statement
Critical insights
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Melville, Herman
  • Melville, Herman
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
Label
Herman Melville, editor, Eric Carl Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Critical Response to Herman Melville
  • John Samson
  • Melville and the Transcendentalists
  • Clark Davis
  • Transgressing the Border: The Complexities of Colonial Critique in Typee
  • Nicole de Fee
  • At the Axis of Reality: Melville's Aesthetic
  • David Dowling
  • Melville and the Gothic Romance
  • Gale Temple
  • About This Volume
  • The Many Masks of Melville's God
  • John Wenke
  • Melville's Democratic America
  • Shelby Crosby
  • Typee and the Myth of Paradise
  • Jonathan A. Cook
  • Mardi : Melville's Search for Narrative
  • Anna Krauthammer
  • Moby -- Dick and Metaphysics
  • Steven Frye
  • Eric Carl Link
  • Pierre and the Ambiguities of Antebellum America
  • Peter West
  • Melville's Anatomy of American Belief: The Confidence -- Man : His Masquerade
  • Peter J. Balaam
  • Metrical Melville: The Career of an Obscure Poet
  • Brian Yothers
  • Billy Budd, Sailor : Or, How to Read a Book
  • Wyn Kelley
  • Chronology of Herman Melville's Life
  • Works by Herman Melville
  • On Herman Melville
  • Bibliography
  • About the Editor
  • Contributors
  • Eric Carl Link
  • Biography of Herman Melville
  • Greg Conley
  • Melville's America: The United States in the Mid-Nineteenth Century
  • John David Miles
Control code
816638017
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 340 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781429837743
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)816638017
Label
Herman Melville, editor, Eric Carl Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Critical Response to Herman Melville
  • John Samson
  • Melville and the Transcendentalists
  • Clark Davis
  • Transgressing the Border: The Complexities of Colonial Critique in Typee
  • Nicole de Fee
  • At the Axis of Reality: Melville's Aesthetic
  • David Dowling
  • Melville and the Gothic Romance
  • Gale Temple
  • About This Volume
  • The Many Masks of Melville's God
  • John Wenke
  • Melville's Democratic America
  • Shelby Crosby
  • Typee and the Myth of Paradise
  • Jonathan A. Cook
  • Mardi : Melville's Search for Narrative
  • Anna Krauthammer
  • Moby -- Dick and Metaphysics
  • Steven Frye
  • Eric Carl Link
  • Pierre and the Ambiguities of Antebellum America
  • Peter West
  • Melville's Anatomy of American Belief: The Confidence -- Man : His Masquerade
  • Peter J. Balaam
  • Metrical Melville: The Career of an Obscure Poet
  • Brian Yothers
  • Billy Budd, Sailor : Or, How to Read a Book
  • Wyn Kelley
  • Chronology of Herman Melville's Life
  • Works by Herman Melville
  • On Herman Melville
  • Bibliography
  • About the Editor
  • Contributors
  • Eric Carl Link
  • Biography of Herman Melville
  • Greg Conley
  • Melville's America: The United States in the Mid-Nineteenth Century
  • John David Miles
Control code
816638017
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 340 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781429837743
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)816638017

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