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The Resource Reading the text that isn't there : paranoia in the nineteenth-century American novel, Mike Davis

Reading the text that isn't there : paranoia in the nineteenth-century American novel, Mike Davis

Label
Reading the text that isn't there : paranoia in the nineteenth-century American novel
Title
Reading the text that isn't there
Title remainder
paranoia in the nineteenth-century American novel
Statement of responsibility
Mike Davis
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Through a careful examination of the work of the canonical nineteenth-century novelists, Mike Davis traces conspiracies and conspiratorial fantasy from one narrative site to another
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Davis, Mike Lee
Dewey number
813/.309353
Index
index present
LC call number
PS374.C594
LC item number
D385 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Literary criticism and cultural theory
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American fiction
  • Conspiracies in literature
  • Psychological fiction, American
  • Literature and history
  • Paranoia in literature
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • American fiction
  • Conspiracies in literature
  • Literature and history
  • Paranoia in literature
  • Psychological fiction, American
  • United States
Label
Reading the text that isn't there : paranoia in the nineteenth-century American novel, Mike Davis
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 141-182) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the Gothic logic of paranoia -- Wieland's transformations : the problem of closure in the "opening" American novel -- "Hidden significance" : the Marble faun as post script to Seven gables -- Rhetorical razors : "lurking significance" in the "vexatious coincidence" of Benito Cereno -- Literary cloaks, practical jokes, and the esophagus hoax : concealment, conspiracy, and the contrivance of history in Twain
Control code
61369149
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 185 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203006054
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)61369149
Label
Reading the text that isn't there : paranoia in the nineteenth-century American novel, Mike Davis
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 141-182) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the Gothic logic of paranoia -- Wieland's transformations : the problem of closure in the "opening" American novel -- "Hidden significance" : the Marble faun as post script to Seven gables -- Rhetorical razors : "lurking significance" in the "vexatious coincidence" of Benito Cereno -- Literary cloaks, practical jokes, and the esophagus hoax : concealment, conspiracy, and the contrivance of history in Twain
Control code
61369149
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 185 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203006054
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)61369149

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