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The Resource Transcendentalism and the problem of literary vision in nineteenth-century America, Michelle Kohler

Transcendentalism and the problem of literary vision in nineteenth-century America, Michelle Kohler

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Transcendentalism and the problem of literary vision in nineteenth-century America
Title
Transcendentalism and the problem of literary vision in nineteenth-century America
Statement of responsibility
Michelle Kohler
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Miles of Stare explores the problem of nineteenth-century American literary vision: the strange conflation of visible reality and poetic language that emerges repeatedly in the metaphors and literary creations of American Transcendentalists"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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1974-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kohler, Michelle
Dewey number
810.9/384
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PS217.T7
LC item number
K64 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • Transcendentalism in literature
  • Realism in literature
  • Figures of speech
  • Polarity in literature
  • American literature
  • Transcendentalism (New England)
  • Literature and society
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • American literature
  • Figures of speech
  • Literature and society
  • Polarity in literature
  • Realism in literature
  • Transcendentalism in literature
  • Transcendentalism (New England)
  • New England
  • United States
  • Literatur
  • Transzendentalismus
  • Sehen
  • Realismus
  • USA
Label
Transcendentalism and the problem of literary vision in nineteenth-century America, Michelle Kohler
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the stare that signalizes -- Emerson, transcendentalism, and the problem of literary vision -- Doomed to be a witness: the authority of ineluctable vision in Douglass's slave narratives -- Dim optics: privacy, access, and the reluctant seer in Hawthorne's House of the Seven Gables -- Scarce opon my eyes: fleeting visions and the epistemology of metaphor in Dickinson's poetry -- To arrange a perspective: Howells, Jewett, and the provoked eye of realism -- Conclusion
Control code
880369516
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780817387662
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)880369516
Label
Transcendentalism and the problem of literary vision in nineteenth-century America, Michelle Kohler
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the stare that signalizes -- Emerson, transcendentalism, and the problem of literary vision -- Doomed to be a witness: the authority of ineluctable vision in Douglass's slave narratives -- Dim optics: privacy, access, and the reluctant seer in Hawthorne's House of the Seven Gables -- Scarce opon my eyes: fleeting visions and the epistemology of metaphor in Dickinson's poetry -- To arrange a perspective: Howells, Jewett, and the provoked eye of realism -- Conclusion
Control code
880369516
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780817387662
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)880369516

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