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The Resource Melville's evermoving dawn : centennial essays, edited by John Bryant and Robert Milder

Melville's evermoving dawn : centennial essays, edited by John Bryant and Robert Milder

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Melville's evermoving dawn : centennial essays
Title
Melville's evermoving dawn
Title remainder
centennial essays
Statement of responsibility
edited by John Bryant and Robert Milder
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bryant, John
  • Milder, Robert
  • Melville Society
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Melville, Herman
Label
Melville's evermoving dawn : centennial essays, edited by John Bryant and Robert Milder
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"The essays in this volume are the partial fruit of three separate celebrations arranged by the Melville Society in honor of the 1991 centennial of Melville's death ..."--Pref
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The persistence of Melville : representative writer for a multicultural age / John Bryant -- Herman Melville : uncommon common sailor / Walter E. Bezanson -- Whose book is Moby-Dick? / Merton M. Sealts -- Melville and the question of American decolonization / Lawrence Buell -- Reading the incomplete / Wai Chee Dimock -- Our crowd, their crowd : race, reader, and Moby-Dick / David Bradley -- Slavery and empire : Melville's "Benito Cereno" / H. Bruce Franklin -- Shadow and viel : Melville and modern black consciousness / Arnold Rampersad -- Melville; or, aggression / Richard H. Brodhead -- "Counter natures in mankind" : Hebraism and Hellenism in Clarel / Shirley M. Dettlaff -- Biographers on biography : a panel discussion / participants: Stanton Garner, Lynn Horth, Hershel Parker, Robert Ryan, Donald Yannella -- The lost Poems (1860) and Melville's first urge to write an epic poem / Hershel Parker -- Herman Melville and the customs service / Stanton Garner -- Manuscript, edition, revision : reading Typee with trifocals / John Bryant -- Melville revises "Art" / Robert C. Ryan -- Imagining Pierre : reading the extra-illustrated Melville / Jean Ashton -- The text of Melville in the twenty-first century / G. Thomas Tanselle -- The overwrought landscape of Pierre / Samuel Otter -- Pierre, Kavanaugh, and the unitarian perplex / John Seelye -- Pierre in a labyrinth : the mysteries and miseries of New York / Wyn Kelley
Control code
35305201
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 419 pages
Isbn
9780873385626
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
96042483
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Melville's evermoving dawn : centennial essays, edited by John Bryant and Robert Milder
Publication
Copyright
Note
"The essays in this volume are the partial fruit of three separate celebrations arranged by the Melville Society in honor of the 1991 centennial of Melville's death ..."--Pref
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The persistence of Melville : representative writer for a multicultural age / John Bryant -- Herman Melville : uncommon common sailor / Walter E. Bezanson -- Whose book is Moby-Dick? / Merton M. Sealts -- Melville and the question of American decolonization / Lawrence Buell -- Reading the incomplete / Wai Chee Dimock -- Our crowd, their crowd : race, reader, and Moby-Dick / David Bradley -- Slavery and empire : Melville's "Benito Cereno" / H. Bruce Franklin -- Shadow and viel : Melville and modern black consciousness / Arnold Rampersad -- Melville; or, aggression / Richard H. Brodhead -- "Counter natures in mankind" : Hebraism and Hellenism in Clarel / Shirley M. Dettlaff -- Biographers on biography : a panel discussion / participants: Stanton Garner, Lynn Horth, Hershel Parker, Robert Ryan, Donald Yannella -- The lost Poems (1860) and Melville's first urge to write an epic poem / Hershel Parker -- Herman Melville and the customs service / Stanton Garner -- Manuscript, edition, revision : reading Typee with trifocals / John Bryant -- Melville revises "Art" / Robert C. Ryan -- Imagining Pierre : reading the extra-illustrated Melville / Jean Ashton -- The text of Melville in the twenty-first century / G. Thomas Tanselle -- The overwrought landscape of Pierre / Samuel Otter -- Pierre, Kavanaugh, and the unitarian perplex / John Seelye -- Pierre in a labyrinth : the mysteries and miseries of New York / Wyn Kelley
Control code
35305201
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 419 pages
Isbn
9780873385626
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
96042483
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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