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The Resource The Real Thing : Imitation and Authenticity in American Culture, 1880-1940

The Real Thing : Imitation and Authenticity in American Culture, 1880-1940

Label
The Real Thing : Imitation and Authenticity in American Culture, 1880-1940
Title
The Real Thing
Title remainder
Imitation and Authenticity in American Culture, 1880-1940
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Real Thing: Imitation and Authenticity in American Culture, 1880-1940
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Orvell, Miles
Dewey number
973
Index
no index present
LC call number
E169.1 .O783 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Material culture
  • American literature
  • Photography
  • Imitation
  • Authenticity (Philosophy)
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • HISTORY
  • American literature
  • Authenticity (Philosophy)
  • Civilization
  • Imitation
  • Intellectual life
  • Material culture
  • Photography
  • United States
Label
The Real Thing : Imitation and Authenticity in American Culture, 1880-1940
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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
  • Cover Page; The Real Thing; Copyright Page; Dedication; Contents; Preface to the Twenty-fifth Anniversary Edition; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part One: The Condition of Future Development; One: Whitman's Transformed Eye; Part Two: A Culture of Imitation; Introduction; Two: A Hieroglyphic World; Three: Photography and the Artifice of Realism; Four: The Romance of the Real; Part Three: Inventing Authenticity; Introduction; Five: The Real Thing and the Machine-made World; Six: The Camera and the Verification of Fact; Seven: Not "Realism" but Reality Itself
  • Epilogue: The Dump Is Full of ImagesNotes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
890530891
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (665 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781469615370
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)890530891
Label
The Real Thing : Imitation and Authenticity in American Culture, 1880-1940
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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
  • Cover Page; The Real Thing; Copyright Page; Dedication; Contents; Preface to the Twenty-fifth Anniversary Edition; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part One: The Condition of Future Development; One: Whitman's Transformed Eye; Part Two: A Culture of Imitation; Introduction; Two: A Hieroglyphic World; Three: Photography and the Artifice of Realism; Four: The Romance of the Real; Part Three: Inventing Authenticity; Introduction; Five: The Real Thing and the Machine-made World; Six: The Camera and the Verification of Fact; Seven: Not "Realism" but Reality Itself
  • Epilogue: The Dump Is Full of ImagesNotes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
890530891
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (665 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781469615370
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)890530891

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