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The Resource Myth and history in Caribbean fiction : Alejo Carpentier, Wilson Harris, and Edouard Glissant, Barbara J. Webb

Myth and history in Caribbean fiction : Alejo Carpentier, Wilson Harris, and Edouard Glissant, Barbara J. Webb

Label
Myth and history in Caribbean fiction : Alejo Carpentier, Wilson Harris, and Edouard Glissant
Title
Myth and history in Caribbean fiction
Title remainder
Alejo Carpentier, Wilson Harris, and Edouard Glissant
Statement of responsibility
Barbara J. Webb
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Webb, Barbara J.
Dewey number
809.3/009729
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN849.C3
LC item number
W4 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Carpentier, Alejo
  • Harris, Wilson
  • Glissant, Édouard
  • Caribbean fiction
  • Myth in literature
  • History in literature
  • Literature and history
  • Roman antillais
  • Mythe dans la littérature
  • Histoire dans la littérature
  • Littérature et histoire
  • Fictie
  • Roman
  • Mythologie
  • Kulturelle Identität
  • Karibik
Label
Myth and history in Caribbean fiction : Alejo Carpentier, Wilson Harris, and Edouard Glissant, Barbara J. Webb
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 153-182) 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. Myth as a historical mode : Lo real maravilloso americano -- Lo real maravilloso in Caribbean fiction -- The folk imagination and history : El reino de este mundo, The secret ladder, and Le quatrième siècle -- pt. 2. The problematic quest for origins -- The myth of El Dorado : Los pasos perdidos and Palace of the peacock -- pt. 3. Myth and history : the dialectics of culture -- History as mythic discourse : El siglo de las luces, Tumatumari, and La case du commandeur -- The poetics of identity and difference : Black Marsden and Concierto barroco
Control code
25282330
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 185 pages
Isbn
9780870237843
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
92001356
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)130687
Label
Myth and history in Caribbean fiction : Alejo Carpentier, Wilson Harris, and Edouard Glissant, Barbara J. Webb
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 153-182) 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. Myth as a historical mode : Lo real maravilloso americano -- Lo real maravilloso in Caribbean fiction -- The folk imagination and history : El reino de este mundo, The secret ladder, and Le quatrième siècle -- pt. 2. The problematic quest for origins -- The myth of El Dorado : Los pasos perdidos and Palace of the peacock -- pt. 3. Myth and history : the dialectics of culture -- History as mythic discourse : El siglo de las luces, Tumatumari, and La case du commandeur -- The poetics of identity and difference : Black Marsden and Concierto barroco
Control code
25282330
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 185 pages
Isbn
9780870237843
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
92001356
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)130687

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