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Melville's mirrors : literary criticism and America's most elusive author / Brian Yothers.

Author/Creator:
Yothers, Brian, 1975-
Publication:
Rochester, N.Y. : Camden House, 2011.
Series:
Studies in American literature and culture. Literary criticism in perspective.
Studies in American literature and culture : literary criticism in perspective.
Format/Description:
Book
xii, 210 p. ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
Melville, Herman, 1819-1891 -- Criticism and interpretation -- History.
Form/Genre:
Geschichte.
Contents:
Defining Melville : the Melville revival and biographical and textual criticism
Literary aesthetics and the visual arts
Melville's beard I : religion, ethics, and epistemology
Melville's beard II : gender, sexuality, and the body
Aspects of America : democracy, nationalism, and war
"An anacharsis clootz deputation" : race, ethnicity, empire, and cosmopolitanism.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Elsie de Renzo Orlando Fund.
Contributor:
Elsie de Renzo Orlando Fund.
ISBN:
157113509X
9781571135094 (acid-free paper)
Publisher no.:
99953662762
Web link:
The Elsie de Renzo Orlando Fund Home Page
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