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The Resource Lost in the customhouse : authorship in the American renaissance, Jerome Loving

Lost in the customhouse : authorship in the American renaissance, Jerome Loving

Label
Lost in the customhouse : authorship in the American renaissance
Title
Lost in the customhouse
Title remainder
authorship in the American renaissance
Statement of responsibility
Jerome Loving
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this vigorous challenge to dominant literary criticism, Jerome Loving extends the traditional period of American literary rebirth to the end of the 19th century and argues for the intrinsic value of literature in the face of new historicist and deconstructionist readings. Bucking the trend for revisionist interpretations, Loving discusses the major work of the 19th century's canonized writers as restorative adventures with the self and society. From Irving, Hawthorne, Melville, Poe, Thoreau, and Emerson to Whitman, Twain, Dickinson, James, Chopin, and Dreiser, Loving finds the American liter
Action
digitized
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Loving, Jerome
Dewey number
810.9/003
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • Authorship
  • Literature and society
  • Self in literature
  • Canon (Literature)
Label
Lost in the customhouse : authorship in the American renaissance, Jerome Loving
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-239) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Prologue; Acknowledgments; THE AMERICAN RENAISSANCE : PART ONE; 1. living's Paradigm; 2. Hawthorne's Awakening in the Customhouse; 3. Melville's High on the Seas; 4. Poe's Voyage from Edgartown; 5. Emerson's Beautiful Estate; 6. Thoreau's Quarrel with Emerson; THE AMERICAN RENAISSANCE : PART TWO; 7. Whitman's Idea of Women; 8. Twain's Cigar-Store Indians; 9. Dickinson's Unpublished Canon; 10. Henry James's Pearl at a Great Price; 11. Chopin's Twenty-Ninth Bather; 12. Dreiser's Novel About a Nun; Epilogue; Notes; Index
Control code
ocm44963595
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 248 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781587291357
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)44963595
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Lost in the customhouse : authorship in the American renaissance, Jerome Loving
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-239) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Prologue; Acknowledgments; THE AMERICAN RENAISSANCE : PART ONE; 1. living's Paradigm; 2. Hawthorne's Awakening in the Customhouse; 3. Melville's High on the Seas; 4. Poe's Voyage from Edgartown; 5. Emerson's Beautiful Estate; 6. Thoreau's Quarrel with Emerson; THE AMERICAN RENAISSANCE : PART TWO; 7. Whitman's Idea of Women; 8. Twain's Cigar-Store Indians; 9. Dickinson's Unpublished Canon; 10. Henry James's Pearl at a Great Price; 11. Chopin's Twenty-Ninth Bather; 12. Dreiser's Novel About a Nun; Epilogue; Notes; Index
Control code
ocm44963595
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 248 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781587291357
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)44963595
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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