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The Resource The man of letters in New England and the South ; : essays on the history of the literary vocation in America, [by] Lewis P. Simpson

The man of letters in New England and the South ; : essays on the history of the literary vocation in America, [by] Lewis P. Simpson

Label
The man of letters in New England and the South ; : essays on the history of the literary vocation in America
Title
The man of letters in New England and the South ;
Title remainder
essays on the history of the literary vocation in America
Statement of responsibility
[by] Lewis P. Simpson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Simpson, Lewis P
Dewey number
810/.9/974
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS243
LC item number
.S48
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • Authors, American
  • Authors, American
  • New England
  • Southern States
  • New England
  • Southern States
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • Littérature américaine
  • Littérature américaine
  • Gens de lettres
  • Neuengland
  • USA
  • USA
Label
The man of letters in New England and the South ; : essays on the history of the literary vocation in America, [by] Lewis P. Simpson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. The New England ideal. Joseph Stevens Buckminster : the rise of the New England Clerisy -- The Tudor brothers : Boston ice and Boston letters -- Emerson's early thought : institutionalism and alienation -- The treason of William Dean Howells -- II. The Southern quest for literary authority. Poe's vision of his ideal magazine -- Mark Twain : the pathos of regeneration -- William Faulkner and the fall of New World man -- O'Donnell's wall -- The Southern novelist and Southern nationalism -- The Southern writer and the great literary secession
Control code
640460
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xii, 255 pages
Isbn
9780807102169
Lccn
72094151
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)349916
Label
The man of letters in New England and the South ; : essays on the history of the literary vocation in America, [by] Lewis P. Simpson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. The New England ideal. Joseph Stevens Buckminster : the rise of the New England Clerisy -- The Tudor brothers : Boston ice and Boston letters -- Emerson's early thought : institutionalism and alienation -- The treason of William Dean Howells -- II. The Southern quest for literary authority. Poe's vision of his ideal magazine -- Mark Twain : the pathos of regeneration -- William Faulkner and the fall of New World man -- O'Donnell's wall -- The Southern novelist and Southern nationalism -- The Southern writer and the great literary secession
Control code
640460
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xii, 255 pages
Isbn
9780807102169
Lccn
72094151
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)349916

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