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The Resource Frontier, American literature and the American West, by Edwin Fussell

Frontier, American literature and the American West, by Edwin Fussell

Label
Frontier, American literature and the American West
Title
Frontier, American literature and the American West
Statement of responsibility
by Edwin Fussell
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
810.93
Index
index present
LC call number
PS169.W4
LC item number
F8 1965
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Frontier, American literature and the American West, by Edwin Fussell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Preface -- Introduction -- Leatherstocking tales of James Fenimore Cooper -- Nathaniel Hawthorne: Sketches of western adventure ; The scarlet letter ; Neutral territory -- Edgar Allan Poe: South and west ; Narratives of exploration and discovery -- Henry David Thoreau: The essential west ; Walden : the pioneer ; Walden : the frontier -- Herman Melville: Early western travels ; Moby-Dick ; The disputed frontier ; The confidence-man -- Indian summer of the literary west: Thoreau's unwritten epic ; Hawthorne's last stand ; Melville as poet -- Walt Whitman's Leaves of grass
Control code
711079
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xv, 450 p.
Isbn
9780691060484
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
64012181
Note
Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Gift of Bill and Sally Wittliff, 1998 (Access. No. 98-055). Publisher's review slip laid in. With dust jacket.
Label
Frontier, American literature and the American West, by Edwin Fussell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Preface -- Introduction -- Leatherstocking tales of James Fenimore Cooper -- Nathaniel Hawthorne: Sketches of western adventure ; The scarlet letter ; Neutral territory -- Edgar Allan Poe: South and west ; Narratives of exploration and discovery -- Henry David Thoreau: The essential west ; Walden : the pioneer ; Walden : the frontier -- Herman Melville: Early western travels ; Moby-Dick ; The disputed frontier ; The confidence-man -- Indian summer of the literary west: Thoreau's unwritten epic ; Hawthorne's last stand ; Melville as poet -- Walt Whitman's Leaves of grass
Control code
711079
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xv, 450 p.
Isbn
9780691060484
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
64012181
Note
Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Gift of Bill and Sally Wittliff, 1998 (Access. No. 98-055). Publisher's review slip laid in. With dust jacket.

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