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The Resource American elegy : the poetry of mourning from the Puritans to Whitman, Max Cavitch

American elegy : the poetry of mourning from the Puritans to Whitman, Max Cavitch

Label
American elegy : the poetry of mourning from the Puritans to Whitman
Title
American elegy
Title remainder
the poetry of mourning from the Puritans to Whitman
Statement of responsibility
Max Cavitch
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cavitch, Max
Dewey number
811.009/3548
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS309.E4
LC item number
C38 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Elegiac poetry, American
  • American poetry
  • Mourning customs in literature
  • Grief in literature
  • Death in literature
Label
American elegy : the poetry of mourning from the Puritans to Whitman, Max Cavitch
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 295-333) 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
Introduction: leaving poetry behind -- Legacy and revision in eighteenth-century Anglo-American elegy -- Elegy and the subject of national mourning -- Taking care of the dead: custodianship and opposition in antebellum elegy -- Elegy's child: Waldo Emerson and the price of generation -- Mourning of the disprized: African Americans and elegy from Wheatley to Lincoln -- Retrievements out of the night: Whitman and the future of elegy -- Afterword: objects
Control code
70883192
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 352 pages
Isbn
9780816648931
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006026217
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)70883192
Label
American elegy : the poetry of mourning from the Puritans to Whitman, Max Cavitch
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 295-333) 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
Introduction: leaving poetry behind -- Legacy and revision in eighteenth-century Anglo-American elegy -- Elegy and the subject of national mourning -- Taking care of the dead: custodianship and opposition in antebellum elegy -- Elegy's child: Waldo Emerson and the price of generation -- Mourning of the disprized: African Americans and elegy from Wheatley to Lincoln -- Retrievements out of the night: Whitman and the future of elegy -- Afterword: objects
Control code
70883192
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 352 pages
Isbn
9780816648931
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006026217
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)70883192

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