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The Resource The dream of the great American novel, Lawrence Buell

The dream of the great American novel, Lawrence Buell

Label
The dream of the great American novel
Title
The dream of the great American novel
Statement of responsibility
Lawrence Buell
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Buell, Lawrence,
Dewey number
813.009
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • American fiction
  • American fiction
  • National characteristics, American, in literature
  • Literature and society
  • Literature and society
  • United States
Label
The dream of the great American novel, Lawrence Buell
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 467-537) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Birth, heyday, and seeming decline -- Reborn from the critical ashes -- The reluctant master text: the making and remakings of Hawthorne's The scarlet letter -- American dreamers in context -- "Success" stories from Franklin to the dawn of modernism -- Belated ascendancy: Fitzgerald to Faulkner, Dreiser to Wright and Bellow -- Up-from narrative in hyphenated America: Ellison, Roth, and beyond -- Shifting ratios, dangerous proximities -- Uncle Tom's cabin and its aftermaths -- The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn and its others -- Faulkner's Absalom, Absalom!, Mitchell's Gone with the wind, and literary interracialism North and South -- Morrison's Beloved as culmination and augury -- Fatalisms of the multitude -- Melville's Moby-Dick: from oblivion to great American novel -- The great American novel of twentieth-century breakdown: Dos Passos's U.S.A.--or Steinbeck's Grapes of wrath? -- Late twentieth-century maximalism: Pynchon's Gravity's rainbow--and its rainbow
Control code
ocn871257583
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 567 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780674726321
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)871257583
Label
The dream of the great American novel, Lawrence Buell
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 467-537) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Birth, heyday, and seeming decline -- Reborn from the critical ashes -- The reluctant master text: the making and remakings of Hawthorne's The scarlet letter -- American dreamers in context -- "Success" stories from Franklin to the dawn of modernism -- Belated ascendancy: Fitzgerald to Faulkner, Dreiser to Wright and Bellow -- Up-from narrative in hyphenated America: Ellison, Roth, and beyond -- Shifting ratios, dangerous proximities -- Uncle Tom's cabin and its aftermaths -- The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn and its others -- Faulkner's Absalom, Absalom!, Mitchell's Gone with the wind, and literary interracialism North and South -- Morrison's Beloved as culmination and augury -- Fatalisms of the multitude -- Melville's Moby-Dick: from oblivion to great American novel -- The great American novel of twentieth-century breakdown: Dos Passos's U.S.A.--or Steinbeck's Grapes of wrath? -- Late twentieth-century maximalism: Pynchon's Gravity's rainbow--and its rainbow
Control code
ocn871257583
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 567 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780674726321
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)871257583

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