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The Resource Dead letters to the New world : Melville, Emerson, and American transcendentalism, by Michael McLoughlin

Dead letters to the New world : Melville, Emerson, and American transcendentalism, by Michael McLoughlin

Label
Dead letters to the New world : Melville, Emerson, and American transcendentalism
Title
Dead letters to the New world
Title remainder
Melville, Emerson, and American transcendentalism
Statement of responsibility
by Michael McLoughlin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book contextualises and details Herman Melville's artistic career and outlines the relationship between Melville and Ralph Waldo Emerson
Member of
Cataloging source
UKMGB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McLoughlin, Michael
Dewey number
813/.3
Index
index present
LC call number
PS
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Literary criticism and cultural theory
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Melville, Herman
  • Emerson, Ralph Waldo
  • Melville, Herman
  • Sea stories, American
  • Transcendentalism in literature
  • Fate and fatalism in literature
  • Transcendentalism (New England)
  • Philosophy in literature
  • Emerson, Ralph Waldo
  • Melville, Herman
  • Emerson, Ralph Waldo
  • Melville, Herman
  • Emerson, Ralph Waldo
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Philosophy
  • Fate and fatalism in literature
  • Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
  • Philosophy in literature
  • Sea stories, American
  • Transcendentalism in literature
  • Transcendentalism (New England)
  • Transzendentalismus
Label
Dead letters to the New world : Melville, Emerson, and American transcendentalism, by Michael McLoughlin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-216) 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
1. Correspondent colorings: Emerson and Melville -- 2. Shadows in Eden: American transcendentalism and its discontents -- 3. Deeper shadows to come: The transcendental underpinnings of Melville's early works -- 4. Defying nature: Moby-Dick and the limits of Emersonian individualism -- 5. A hell-fired rural bowl of milk: Melville's Pierre and transcendental rebellion -- 6. Naked nature aboard the San Dominick: "Benito Cereno," Emerson, and the gothic -- 7. The endless, winding way: Melville's engagement with Emerson in The Whale's wake -- Appendix: The Emerson-Melville relationship: An annotated secondary bibliography
Control code
191035319
Extent
1 online resource (282 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203486115
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9781135885304
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)191035319
Label
Dead letters to the New world : Melville, Emerson, and American transcendentalism, by Michael McLoughlin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-216) 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
1. Correspondent colorings: Emerson and Melville -- 2. Shadows in Eden: American transcendentalism and its discontents -- 3. Deeper shadows to come: The transcendental underpinnings of Melville's early works -- 4. Defying nature: Moby-Dick and the limits of Emersonian individualism -- 5. A hell-fired rural bowl of milk: Melville's Pierre and transcendental rebellion -- 6. Naked nature aboard the San Dominick: "Benito Cereno," Emerson, and the gothic -- 7. The endless, winding way: Melville's engagement with Emerson in The Whale's wake -- Appendix: The Emerson-Melville relationship: An annotated secondary bibliography
Control code
191035319
Extent
1 online resource (282 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203486115
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9781135885304
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)191035319

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