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The Resource Moby-Dick, editor, Robert C. Evans, Auburn University at Montgomery

Moby-Dick, editor, Robert C. Evans, Auburn University at Montgomery

Label
Moby-Dick
Title
Moby-Dick
Statement of responsibility
editor, Robert C. Evans, Auburn University at Montgomery
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Consumed by an insane rage, Captain Ahab has but one purpose in life--revenge on Moby Dick, the great white whale who maimed and disfigured him
Member of
Cataloging source
DON
Dewey number
813/.3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS2384.M62
LC item number
M58 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Evans, Robert C.
Series statement
Critical insights
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Melville, Herman
  • Melville, Herman
  • Sea stories, American
  • Whales in literature
  • Whaling in literature
  • Melville, Herman
  • Melville, Herman
  • Sea stories, American
  • Whales in literature
  • Whaling in literature
Label
Moby-Dick, editor, Robert C. Evans, Auburn University at Montgomery
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Edition statement supplied by publisher
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 275-287) 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
[pt. 1.] The book and author -- On Moby-Dick / Joseph Csicsila -- Biography of Herman Melville / Jonathan D. Wright -- [pt. 2.] Critical contexts -- Sailor, writer, metaphysician / Mary K. Bercaw Edwards -- The critics and the whale / Brian Yothers -- Critical pluralism and Melville's Moby-Dick / Robert C. Evans -- Miriam Coffin and Moby-Dick / Robert C. Evans and Kelhi D. DePace -- [pt. 3.] Critical readings -- The earliest reactions to Moby-Dick : a comprehensive overview / Sarah Fredericks, Stephen Paul Bray, and Robert C. Evans -- "New" responses to Moby-Dick in the nineteenth century / Robert C. Evans -- Melville's "The town-ho's story" and the merits of historical formalism / Robert C. Evans -- The limits of Ishmael's reading in Moby-Dick / Robert Klevay -- Ishmael's doubts and intuitions : religion in Moby-Dick / Brian Yothers -- Moby-Dick and nineteenth-century natural history / Jonathan A. Cook -- "We account the whale immortal" : fantasies of ecological abundance and discourses of extinction in Herman Melville's Moby-Dick / Jennifer Schell -- Humor, comic personification, and the "pathetic fallacy" in Moby-Dick / Robert C. Evans -- Teaching Melville and the arts to creative students in a new century / Robert K. Wallace
Control code
887865912
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 305 pages
Isbn
9781619254053
Lccn
2014947172
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40024214128
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)887865912
Label
Moby-Dick, editor, Robert C. Evans, Auburn University at Montgomery
Publication
Copyright
Note
Edition statement supplied by publisher
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 275-287) 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
[pt. 1.] The book and author -- On Moby-Dick / Joseph Csicsila -- Biography of Herman Melville / Jonathan D. Wright -- [pt. 2.] Critical contexts -- Sailor, writer, metaphysician / Mary K. Bercaw Edwards -- The critics and the whale / Brian Yothers -- Critical pluralism and Melville's Moby-Dick / Robert C. Evans -- Miriam Coffin and Moby-Dick / Robert C. Evans and Kelhi D. DePace -- [pt. 3.] Critical readings -- The earliest reactions to Moby-Dick : a comprehensive overview / Sarah Fredericks, Stephen Paul Bray, and Robert C. Evans -- "New" responses to Moby-Dick in the nineteenth century / Robert C. Evans -- Melville's "The town-ho's story" and the merits of historical formalism / Robert C. Evans -- The limits of Ishmael's reading in Moby-Dick / Robert Klevay -- Ishmael's doubts and intuitions : religion in Moby-Dick / Brian Yothers -- Moby-Dick and nineteenth-century natural history / Jonathan A. Cook -- "We account the whale immortal" : fantasies of ecological abundance and discourses of extinction in Herman Melville's Moby-Dick / Jennifer Schell -- Humor, comic personification, and the "pathetic fallacy" in Moby-Dick / Robert C. Evans -- Teaching Melville and the arts to creative students in a new century / Robert K. Wallace
Control code
887865912
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 305 pages
Isbn
9781619254053
Lccn
2014947172
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40024214128
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)887865912

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