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A mythic journey : Günter Grass's Tin drum, Edward Diller

Label
A mythic journey : Günter Grass's Tin drum
Title
A mythic journey
Title remainder
Günter Grass's Tin drum
Statement of responsibility
Edward Diller
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Although The tin drum has often been called one of the great novels of the 20th century, most critics have been baffled in attempting to draw its apparent chaos into a single literary framework. Here is the full-length study to penetrate the brilliance of Gunter Grass's style and uncover the novel's mythopoetic core. In A mythic journey : Gunter Grass's Tin drum, author Edward Diller convincingly demonstrates the still valid relationship between modern and classical literary criticism. By reading The tin drum as both modern myth and historical epic, he provides a profound and sensitive inter
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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1925-
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Diller, Edward
Dewey number
833/.914
Index
index present
LC call number
PT2613.R338
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Grass, Günter
  • Conduct of life
  • Grass, Günter, 1927- Die Blechtrommel
  • Myth
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
Label
A mythic journey : Günter Grass's Tin drum, Edward Diller
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The mythology of The tin drum -- The masquerade of the great earth mother -- Mythic birth & supernatural aids -- The education & early adventures of the hero -- From timeless time to the age of iron -- Imitations of Oskar, Christ, & Satan -- Unrest & resignation in the West -- The descent to trophonios -- Travel, triumph, & despair -- A streetcar ride to folly & misfortune -- Epilegomena to a drumming dwarf -- Genealogy -- Chronology -- German-English concordance
Control code
900345182
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813162768
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/ctt129d5vg
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900345182
Label
A mythic journey : Günter Grass's Tin drum, Edward Diller
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The mythology of The tin drum -- The masquerade of the great earth mother -- Mythic birth & supernatural aids -- The education & early adventures of the hero -- From timeless time to the age of iron -- Imitations of Oskar, Christ, & Satan -- Unrest & resignation in the West -- The descent to trophonios -- Travel, triumph, & despair -- A streetcar ride to folly & misfortune -- Epilegomena to a drumming dwarf -- Genealogy -- Chronology -- German-English concordance
Control code
900345182
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813162768
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt129d5vg
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900345182

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