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The Resource Roman holidays : American writers and artists in nineteenth-century Italy, edited by Robert K. Martin and Leland S. Person

Roman holidays : American writers and artists in nineteenth-century Italy, edited by Robert K. Martin and Leland S. Person

Label
Roman holidays : American writers and artists in nineteenth-century Italy
Title
Roman holidays
Title remainder
American writers and artists in nineteenth-century Italy
Statement of responsibility
edited by Robert K. Martin and Leland S. Person
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Featuring essays by twelve prominent American literature scholars, Roman Holidays explores the tradition of American travel to Italy and makes a significant contribution to the understanding of nineteenth-century American encounters with Italian culture and, more specifically, with Rome
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
810.9/003
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PS159.I8
LC item number
R66 2002eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Martin, Robert K.
  • Person, Leland S
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • Travelers' writings, American
  • American prose literature
  • Americans
  • Authors, American
  • Travel writing
  • Artists
  • Italy
  • Rome (Italy)
  • Rome (Italy)
  • Italy
  • Italy
  • Littérature américaine
  • Écrits de voyageurs américains
  • Prose américaine
  • Américains
  • Écrivains américains
  • Artistes
  • Italie
  • Rome (Italie) dans la littérature
  • Rome (Italie) dans l'art
  • Italie dans la littérature
  • Italie dans l'art
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • American literature
  • American prose literature
  • Americans
  • Artists
  • Authors, American
  • Literature
  • Travel
  • Travel writing
  • Travelers' writings, American
  • Italy
  • Italy
  • United States
  • Schriftsteller
  • Literatur
  • Italien
  • Schrijvers
  • Kunstenaars
  • Amerikaans
  • Reizen
  • USA
Label
Roman holidays : American writers and artists in nineteenth-century Italy, edited by Robert K. Martin and Leland S. Person
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Where is Hawthorne's Rome? The marble faun and the cultural space of middle-class leisure / Richard H. Millington -- "An awful freedom": Hawthorne and the anxieties of the carnival / Robert K. Martin -- Fauns and Mohicans: narratives of extinction and Hawthorne's aesthetic of modernity / Kristie Hamilton -- The purloined studio: [the] woman sculptor as phallic ghost in Hawthorne's The marble faun / Nancy Proctor -- Hawthorne's ghost in James's Italy: sculptural form, romantic narrative, and the function of sexuality in The marble Faun, "Adina," and William Wetmore Story and his friends / John Carlos Rowe -- Falling into heterosexuality: sculpting male bodies in The marble faun and Roderick Hudson / Leland S. Person -- Roman springs and Roman fevers: James, gender, and transnational dis-ease / Priscilla L. Walton -- Henry James's Italian hours and the "Ruskinian contagion" / Adam Parkes -- Fuller, Hawthorne, and imagining urban spaces in Rome / Brigitte Bailey -- The black robe of romance: Hawthorne's shadow and Howells's Italian priest / Susan M. Griffin -- "The connecting link of centuries": Melville, Rome, and the Mediterranean, 1856-1857 / Robert Milder -- Road to Africa: Frederick Douglass's Rome / Robert S. Levine
Control code
56109525
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 256 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781587294044
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt20n91qv
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)56109525
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Roman holidays : American writers and artists in nineteenth-century Italy, edited by Robert K. Martin and Leland S. Person
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Where is Hawthorne's Rome? The marble faun and the cultural space of middle-class leisure / Richard H. Millington -- "An awful freedom": Hawthorne and the anxieties of the carnival / Robert K. Martin -- Fauns and Mohicans: narratives of extinction and Hawthorne's aesthetic of modernity / Kristie Hamilton -- The purloined studio: [the] woman sculptor as phallic ghost in Hawthorne's The marble faun / Nancy Proctor -- Hawthorne's ghost in James's Italy: sculptural form, romantic narrative, and the function of sexuality in The marble Faun, "Adina," and William Wetmore Story and his friends / John Carlos Rowe -- Falling into heterosexuality: sculpting male bodies in The marble faun and Roderick Hudson / Leland S. Person -- Roman springs and Roman fevers: James, gender, and transnational dis-ease / Priscilla L. Walton -- Henry James's Italian hours and the "Ruskinian contagion" / Adam Parkes -- Fuller, Hawthorne, and imagining urban spaces in Rome / Brigitte Bailey -- The black robe of romance: Hawthorne's shadow and Howells's Italian priest / Susan M. Griffin -- "The connecting link of centuries": Melville, Rome, and the Mediterranean, 1856-1857 / Robert Milder -- Road to Africa: Frederick Douglass's Rome / Robert S. Levine
Control code
56109525
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 256 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781587294044
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt20n91qv
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)56109525
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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