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The Resource Reading the West : new essays on the literature of the American West, edited by Michael Kowalewski

Reading the West : new essays on the literature of the American West, edited by Michael Kowalewski

Label
Reading the West : new essays on the literature of the American West
Title
Reading the West
Title remainder
new essays on the literature of the American West
Statement of responsibility
edited by Michael Kowalewski
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
810.9/3278
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS271
LC item number
.R43 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Cambridge studies in American literature and culture
Series volume
98
Label
Reading the West : new essays on the literature of the American West, edited by Michael Kowalewski
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [273]-290) and index
Contents
Region, power, place -- Burros and mustangs : literary evolutionism and the wilderness West -- The Literature of loneliness : understanding the letters and diaries of the American West -- Quoting the wicked wit of the West : frontier reportage and western vernacular -- Bierstadt's settings, Harte's plots -- Sentimentalism in the American Southwest : John C. Van Dyke, Mary Austin, and Edward Abbey -- Revisionist western classics -- Molly's truthtelling, or, Jean Stafford rewrites the western -- Borders, frontiers, and mountains : mapping the history of 'U.S. Hispanic literature' -- The Return of the native : the politics of identity in American Indian fiction of the West -- Regionalism makes good : the San Francisco renaissance -- 'The Circle almost circled' : some notes on California's fiction -- Fighting the religion of the present : western motifs in the first wave of Asian American plays
Control code
32820314
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 304 p.
Isbn
9780521450614
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
95032384
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased. Paperbound.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)32820314
Label
Reading the West : new essays on the literature of the American West, edited by Michael Kowalewski
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [273]-290) and index
Contents
Region, power, place -- Burros and mustangs : literary evolutionism and the wilderness West -- The Literature of loneliness : understanding the letters and diaries of the American West -- Quoting the wicked wit of the West : frontier reportage and western vernacular -- Bierstadt's settings, Harte's plots -- Sentimentalism in the American Southwest : John C. Van Dyke, Mary Austin, and Edward Abbey -- Revisionist western classics -- Molly's truthtelling, or, Jean Stafford rewrites the western -- Borders, frontiers, and mountains : mapping the history of 'U.S. Hispanic literature' -- The Return of the native : the politics of identity in American Indian fiction of the West -- Regionalism makes good : the San Francisco renaissance -- 'The Circle almost circled' : some notes on California's fiction -- Fighting the religion of the present : western motifs in the first wave of Asian American plays
Control code
32820314
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 304 p.
Isbn
9780521450614
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
95032384
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased. Paperbound.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)32820314

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