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The Resource The land before her : fantasy and experience of the American frontiers, 1630-1860, Annette Kolodny

The land before her : fantasy and experience of the American frontiers, 1630-1860, Annette Kolodny

Label
The land before her : fantasy and experience of the American frontiers, 1630-1860
Title
The land before her
Title remainder
fantasy and experience of the American frontiers, 1630-1860
Statement of responsibility
Annette Kolodny
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kolodny, Annette
Dewey number
973/.088042
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E179.5
LC item number
.K64 1984
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women pioneers
  • Frontier and pioneer life in literature
  • Women in popular culture
  • Women in literature
  • Frontier and pioneer life in literature
  • United States
  • Vrouwen
  • Kolonisatie
  • Cultuurgeschiedenis
Label
The land before her : fantasy and experience of the American frontiers, 1630-1860, Annette Kolodny
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages [273]-282
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue. Dispossessed of paradise -- Bk. 1. From captivity to accommodation, 1630-1833. Captives in paradise -- Gardens in the wilderness -- The lady in the cave -- Mary Jemison and Rebecca Bryan Boone: at home in the woods -- Bk. 2. From promotion to literature, 1833-1850. Mary Austin Holley and Eliza Farnham: promoting the prairies -- Margaret Fuller: recovering our mother's garden -- The literary legacy of Caroline Kirkland: emigrants' guide to a failed Eden -- Bk. 3. Repossessing Eden, 1850-1860. The domestic fantasy goes west -- Alice Cary and Caroline Soule: book ends -- E.D.E.N. Southworth and Maria Susanna Cummins: paradise regained, paradise lost -- Epilogue. A new frontier beckons: a transitional meditation
Control code
9575125
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xix, 293 pages
Isbn
9780807841112
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
83010629
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)641379
Label
The land before her : fantasy and experience of the American frontiers, 1630-1860, Annette Kolodny
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages [273]-282
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue. Dispossessed of paradise -- Bk. 1. From captivity to accommodation, 1630-1833. Captives in paradise -- Gardens in the wilderness -- The lady in the cave -- Mary Jemison and Rebecca Bryan Boone: at home in the woods -- Bk. 2. From promotion to literature, 1833-1850. Mary Austin Holley and Eliza Farnham: promoting the prairies -- Margaret Fuller: recovering our mother's garden -- The literary legacy of Caroline Kirkland: emigrants' guide to a failed Eden -- Bk. 3. Repossessing Eden, 1850-1860. The domestic fantasy goes west -- Alice Cary and Caroline Soule: book ends -- E.D.E.N. Southworth and Maria Susanna Cummins: paradise regained, paradise lost -- Epilogue. A new frontier beckons: a transitional meditation
Control code
9575125
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xix, 293 pages
Isbn
9780807841112
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
83010629
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)641379

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