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The Resource Alms for Oblivion

Alms for Oblivion

Label
Alms for Oblivion
Title
Alms for Oblivion
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This volume makes available in book form a collection of seventeen essays by Edward Dahlberg, who has been called one of the great unrecognized writers of our time. Some of the selections have never been published before; others have appeared previously only in magazines of limited circulation. There is a foreword by Sir Herbert Read. The individual essays are on a wide range of subjects - literary, historical, philosophical, personal. The longest is a discussion of Herman Melville's work entitled "Moby-Dick - A Hamitic Dream." The fate of authors at the hands of reviewers is the subject of th
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Dahlberg, Edward
Dewey number
814.52
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3507.A33
LC item number
A66 1964
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • American literature
  • American literature
Label
Alms for Oblivion
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword; Table of Contents; My Friends Stieglitz, Anderson, and Dreiser; Midwestern Fable; Word-Sick and Place-Crazy; No Love and No Thanks; Robert McAlmon: A Memoir; The Expatriates: A Memoir; For Sale; Peopleless Fiction; Chivers and Poe; Cutpurse Philosopher; Randolph Bourne; Domestic Manners of the Americans; Our Vanishing Cooperative Colonies; Florentine Codex; Beyond the Pillars of Hercules; Moby-Dick: A Hamitic Dream; Allen Tate, the Forlorn Demon
Control code
476161689
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (177 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816662029
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)476161689
Label
Alms for Oblivion
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword; Table of Contents; My Friends Stieglitz, Anderson, and Dreiser; Midwestern Fable; Word-Sick and Place-Crazy; No Love and No Thanks; Robert McAlmon: A Memoir; The Expatriates: A Memoir; For Sale; Peopleless Fiction; Chivers and Poe; Cutpurse Philosopher; Randolph Bourne; Domestic Manners of the Americans; Our Vanishing Cooperative Colonies; Florentine Codex; Beyond the Pillars of Hercules; Moby-Dick: A Hamitic Dream; Allen Tate, the Forlorn Demon
Control code
476161689
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (177 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816662029
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)476161689

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