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The Resource Required reading : why our American classics matter now, Andrew Delbanco

Required reading : why our American classics matter now, Andrew Delbanco

Label
Required reading : why our American classics matter now
Title
Required reading
Title remainder
why our American classics matter now
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Delbanco
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Delbanco, Andrew
Index
index present
LC call number
PS25
LC item number
.D45 1997
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • National characteristics, American, in literature
  • Politics and literature
  • Literature and society
  • Books and reading
  • Liberalism in literature
  • Democracy in literature
  • Canon (Literature)
Label
Required reading : why our American classics matter now, Andrew Delbanco
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Melville's sacramental style -- Thoreau faces death -- The little woman who started the great war -- The two Lincolns -- Henry Adams and the end of the world -- Thee short, unhappy life of Stephen Crane -- Was Kate Chopin a feminist? -- Lyrical Dreiser -- What would Edith Wharton think? -- The new Native Son -- The political incorrectness of Zora Neale Hurston -- Reading for pleasure
Control code
ocm36510019
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 225 p.
Isbn
9780374230074
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
97011229
Label
Required reading : why our American classics matter now, Andrew Delbanco
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Melville's sacramental style -- Thoreau faces death -- The little woman who started the great war -- The two Lincolns -- Henry Adams and the end of the world -- Thee short, unhappy life of Stephen Crane -- Was Kate Chopin a feminist? -- Lyrical Dreiser -- What would Edith Wharton think? -- The new Native Son -- The political incorrectness of Zora Neale Hurston -- Reading for pleasure
Control code
ocm36510019
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 225 p.
Isbn
9780374230074
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
97011229

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