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The Resource The window of memory : the literary career of Thomas Wolfe

The window of memory : the literary career of Thomas Wolfe

Label
The window of memory : the literary career of Thomas Wolfe
Title
The window of memory
Title remainder
the literary career of Thomas Wolfe
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Combines biographical background and a thorough study of Wolfe's literature, with textual notes and an appendix on his last novel
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kennedy, Richard S
Dewey number
818.52
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3545.O337
LC item number
Z737
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wolfe, Thomas
  • Wolfe, Thomas
  • Autobiographical fiction, American
  • Memory in literature
  • North Carolina
Label
The window of memory : the literary career of Thomas Wolfe
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: an American bard -- Part I: Formative years -- The home place -- Chapel hill: study and writing -- Part II The years of apprenticeship -- The modern hermit -- Welcome to our city and other plays -- Mannerhouse -- First attempt at prose narrative -- Part III: the shaping of Look homeward, angel -- Exploring the buried life -- The design of Look homeward, angel -- Exploring the buried life -- The design of Look homeward, angel -- First version: "O lost" -- The wrong river and the wrong people -- The hand of an editor -- Donning the mantle -- Part IV: The accumulation of a second novel -- Seed time -- Members of the Hawke family -- The wreck of the K 19 and other troubles -- Toward a "Final set of combinations" -- Part V: The varied activities of a man of letters -- Captured fugitives: From death to morning -- The story of a lecture -- Part VI: New directions and old landmarks -- How Eugene Grant became Paul Spangler -- Paul Spangler's vision of evil: "The child by tiger" -- Part VII: The social conscience -- A political awakening: I have a thing to tell you -- The emergence of Joe Doaks -- The burden of New York: "The party at Jack's" -- Publishers and politics -- Part VIII: The hand of the living and the hand of the dead -- "Let his name be Webber" -- The web of illusion and the rock of reality -- A long way from home
Control code
166761
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
461 pages
Lccn
62016110
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)501307
Label
The window of memory : the literary career of Thomas Wolfe
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: an American bard -- Part I: Formative years -- The home place -- Chapel hill: study and writing -- Part II The years of apprenticeship -- The modern hermit -- Welcome to our city and other plays -- Mannerhouse -- First attempt at prose narrative -- Part III: the shaping of Look homeward, angel -- Exploring the buried life -- The design of Look homeward, angel -- Exploring the buried life -- The design of Look homeward, angel -- First version: "O lost" -- The wrong river and the wrong people -- The hand of an editor -- Donning the mantle -- Part IV: The accumulation of a second novel -- Seed time -- Members of the Hawke family -- The wreck of the K 19 and other troubles -- Toward a "Final set of combinations" -- Part V: The varied activities of a man of letters -- Captured fugitives: From death to morning -- The story of a lecture -- Part VI: New directions and old landmarks -- How Eugene Grant became Paul Spangler -- Paul Spangler's vision of evil: "The child by tiger" -- Part VII: The social conscience -- A political awakening: I have a thing to tell you -- The emergence of Joe Doaks -- The burden of New York: "The party at Jack's" -- Publishers and politics -- Part VIII: The hand of the living and the hand of the dead -- "Let his name be Webber" -- The web of illusion and the rock of reality -- A long way from home
Control code
166761
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
461 pages
Lccn
62016110
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)501307

Library Locations

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