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An American album : one hundred and fifty years of Harper's magazine, edited by Lewis H. Lapham & Ellen Rosenbush ; foreword by Arthur Schlesinger, Jr

Label
An American album : one hundred and fifty years of Harper's magazine
Title
An American album
Title remainder
one hundred and fifty years of Harper's magazine
Statement of responsibility
edited by Lewis H. Lapham & Ellen Rosenbush ; foreword by Arthur Schlesinger, Jr
Title variation
Harper's magazine
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Includes essays and literary works by Mark Twain, Edith Wharton, Herman Melville, Clarence Darrow, John Kenneth Galbraith, and H.L. Mencken as well as an essay by Henry L. Stimson (P.A. 1883) on the decision to use the atomic bomb
  • Contains primary source material
  • Includes essays and literary works by Mark Twain, Edith Wharton, Herman Melville, Clarence Darrow, John Kenneth Galbraith, and H. L. Mencken as well as an essay by Henry L. Stimson (P.A. 1883) on the decision to use the atomic bomb
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
810.8/04
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
PS509.U52
LC item number
A39 2000
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Lapham, Lewis H
  • Rosenbush, Ellen
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  • American literature
  • American literature
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
An American album : one hundred and fifty years of Harper's magazine, edited by Lewis H. Lapham & Ellen Rosenbush ; foreword by Arthur Schlesinger, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes 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
  • Siege of Fort Atkinson
  • 175
  • Informer
  • Joseph Conrad
  • 178
  • Enchanted Bluff
  • Willa Sibert Cather
  • 189
  • Night in a Suburb
  • Thomas Hardy
  • 196
  • 20
  • Rabbit-pen
  • Sherwood Anderson
  • 197
  • Country Newspaper
  • William Allen White
  • 201
  • My Plunge into the Slums
  • M. E. Ravage
  • 205
  • Country Doctor
  • Dividing Line Between Federal and Local Authority
  • Theodore Dreiser
  • 210
  • Lion's Mouth: Mother Goose, Propagandist
  • Don Marquis
  • 217
  • Eighty Years and After
  • William Dean Howells
  • 219
  • Gods of the Copybook Maxims
  • Rudyard Kipling
  • Stephen A. Douglas
  • 226
  • Fire and Ice
  • Robert Frost
  • 228
  • To the Ghost of John Milton
  • Carl Sandburg
  • 229
  • Crime and the Alarmists
  • Clarence S. Darrow
  • 230
  • 29
  • In Praise of Freedom
  • Will Durant
  • 235
  • Editor's Easy Chair: Re-discovering Europe
  • Edward S. Martin
  • 241
  • Aimee Semple McPherson
  • Sarah Comstock
  • 243
  • My Countryside, Then and Now
  • Battle of Antietam
  • Malcolm Cowley
  • 251
  • Not Marble nor the Gilded Monuments
  • Archibald MacLeish
  • 256
  • Lady in the Looking-Glass
  • Virginia Woolf
  • 257
  • Peculiar Weakness of Mr. Hoover
  • Walter Lippmann
  • George F. Noyes
  • 262
  • Sonnet
  • Edna St. Vincent Millay
  • 267
  • "Listen to This, Dear"
  • James Thurber
  • 268
  • A Death in the Country
  • Stephen Vincent Benet
  • 270
  • 42
  • What Hitler Wants
  • Leon Trotsky
  • 280
  • Was My Life Worth Living?
  • Emma Goldman
  • 285
  • Future of English
  • H. L. Mencken
  • 290
  • Chrysanthemums
  • Psyche
  • John Steinbeck
  • 295
  • Solitude
  • Rainer Maria Rilke
  • 301
  • America's Medieval Women
  • Pearl S. Buck
  • 302
  • One Man's Meat: Walden Pond
  • E. B. White
  • Hans Christian Andersen
  • 308
  • Since Yesterday
  • Frederick Lewis Allen
  • 312
  • Who Goes Nazi?
  • Dorothy Thompson
  • 316
  • Wide Net
  • Eudora Welty
  • 321
  • Town-Ho's Story
  • 47
  • What You Don't Know Won't Hurt You
  • Richard Wright
  • 332
  • People at War
  • John Dos Passos
  • 336
  • Going Home
  • Alfred Kazin
  • 343
  • Iwo Jima Before H-Hour
  • Fortunes of War
  • John P. Marquand
  • 346
  • Our Worst Wartime Mistake
  • Eugene V. Rostow
  • 352
  • Decision to Use the Atomic Bomb
  • Henry L. Stimson
  • 359
  • Gertrude Stein: A Self-Portrait
  • Katherine Anne Porter
  • Robert Tomes
  • 365
  • Anywhere in Europe
  • Anne Morrow Lindbergh
  • 372
  • Art for Art's Sake
  • E. M. Forster
  • 375
  • Vega
  • John Cheever
  • 379
  • 53
  • Century
  • Bernard DeVoto
  • 388
  • Evangelist
  • Joyce Cary
  • 393
  • Silent Generation
  • Thornton Wilder
  • 396
  • Lamb to thes Slaughter
  • March to the Sea
  • Roald Dahl
  • 399
  • Great Wall Street Crash
  • John Kenneth Galbraith
  • 404
  • Sound of Moorish Laughter
  • Harold Brodkey
  • 408
  • On Fear: The South in Labor
  • William Faulkner
  • Herman Melville
  • 414
  • Farmer's Wife
  • Anne Sexton
  • 417
  • Recollections from Beyond the Last Rope
  • Philip Roth
  • 418
  • Mushrooms
  • Sylvia
  • 426
  • 57
  • Vermont
  • John Updike
  • 427
  • Dangerous Road Before Martin Luther King
  • James Baldwin
  • 428
  • Miami Notebook: Cassius Clay and Malcolm X
  • George Plimpton
  • 438
  • Paranoid Style in American Politics
  • Freedman's Story
  • Richard Hofstadter
  • 445
  • Mississippi: The Fallen Paradise
  • Walker Percy
  • 452
  • Long View: Negro
  • Langston Hughes
  • 458
  • Celebration
  • James Dickey
  • M. Schele de Vere
  • 459
  • History by the Ounce
  • Barbara W. Tuchman
  • 461
  • Silences: When Writers Don't Write
  • Tillie Olsen
  • 465
  • Player Piano
  • Randall Jarrell
  • 472
  • 59
  • Miami Beach and Chicago
  • Norman Mailer
  • 473
  • Editor's Easy Chair: Survival U
  • John Fischer
  • 478
  • My Lai 4
  • Seymour M. Hersh
  • 484
  • Is There a Place for Morality in Foreign Affairs?
  • Herman Melville
  • Plains, As I Crossed Them Ten Years Ago
  • Arthur Schlesinger, Jr.
  • 509
  • Everyday Use
  • Alice Walker
  • 515
  • Death of Salvador Allende
  • Gabriel Garcia Marquez
  • 520
  • Sound of Tinkling Brass
  • Murray Kempton
  • Horace Greeley
  • 526
  • Innocence in the Galapagos
  • Annie Dillard
  • 530
  • To the Disney Station
  • Michael Harrington
  • 537
  • Liberty Under Siege
  • Walter Karp
  • 546
  • 68
  • Soccer War
  • Ryszard Kapuscinski
  • 558
  • Moment Before the Gun Went Off
  • Nadine Gordimer
  • 568
  • Untime of the Imam
  • Salman Rushdie
  • 571
  • When You're a Crip (Or a Blood)
  • Editor's Easy Chair: Charles Dickens
  • 577
  • Users, Like Me
  • Gail Regier
  • 586
  • Reassurance
  • Allan Gurganus
  • 590
  • Stalking the Billion-Footed Beast
  • Tom Wolfe
  • 595
  • George William Curtis
  • Chronicle of a Debacle Foretold
  • L. J. Davis
  • 606
  • Late Victorians
  • Richard Rodriguez
  • 620
  • Ladies and Gentlemen
  • Joyce Carol Oates
  • 628
  • Rake
  • 72
  • David Mamet
  • 632
  • 400-Pound CEO
  • George Saunders
  • 635
  • Last Shot
  • Darcy Frey
  • 643
  • On Not Being a Victim
  • Mary Gaitskill
  • Down the Mississippi
  • 657
  • Notebook: Morte De Nixon
  • Lewis H. Lapham
  • 663
  • Ticket to the Fair
  • David Foster Wallace
  • 668
  • Where Worlds Collide
  • Pico Iyer
  • 683
  • George Ward Nichols
  • Beyond Belief
  • Fenton Johnson
  • 690
  • Notebook: Exorcism
  • Lewis H. Lapham
  • 699
  • 74
  • Editor's Easy Chair: Political Life in America
  • 2
  • George William Curtis
  • 81
  • Little Laborers of New York City
  • C. L. Brace
  • 84
  • Panic in Wall Street
  • 87
  • Song of the Redwood-Tree
  • Walt Whitman
  • 93
  • Editor's Table: Union Saving
  • A Song
  • Christina Rossetti
  • 97
  • Editor's Easy Chair: Boss Tweed
  • George William Curtis
  • 98
  • Washington Square
  • Henry James
  • 102
  • Editor's Easy Chair: Women's Rights
  • 12
  • George William
  • 106
  • Our Public Land Policy
  • Veeder B. Paine
  • 108
  • Editor's Easy Chair: Ulysses S. Grant
  • George William Curtis
  • 113
  • Editor's Easy Chair: Strikes and Anarchy
  • George William Curtis
  • Uttoxeter
  • 115
  • His Ship
  • James Russell Lowell
  • 118
  • Fame's Little Day
  • Sarah Orne Jewett
  • 120
  • St. Clair's Defeat
  • Theodore Roosevelt
  • 125
  • Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • With the Fifth Corps
  • Frederic Remington
  • 133
  • Angel Child
  • Stephen Crane
  • 140
  • Extracts from Adam's Diary and Eve's Diary
  • Mark Twain
  • 146
  • Quicksand
  • 17
  • Edith Wharton
  • 158
  • Integrity of American Character
  • Grover Cleveland
  • 166
  • Sun-dog Trail
  • Jack London
  • 168
  • Feeding the Mind
  • Lewis Carroll
Control code
43334148
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
xxxi, 712 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781879957534
Lccn
99087125
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)43334148
Label
An American album : one hundred and fifty years of Harper's magazine, edited by Lewis H. Lapham & Ellen Rosenbush ; foreword by Arthur Schlesinger, Jr
Publication
Note
Includes 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
  • Siege of Fort Atkinson
  • 175
  • Informer
  • Joseph Conrad
  • 178
  • Enchanted Bluff
  • Willa Sibert Cather
  • 189
  • Night in a Suburb
  • Thomas Hardy
  • 196
  • 20
  • Rabbit-pen
  • Sherwood Anderson
  • 197
  • Country Newspaper
  • William Allen White
  • 201
  • My Plunge into the Slums
  • M. E. Ravage
  • 205
  • Country Doctor
  • Dividing Line Between Federal and Local Authority
  • Theodore Dreiser
  • 210
  • Lion's Mouth: Mother Goose, Propagandist
  • Don Marquis
  • 217
  • Eighty Years and After
  • William Dean Howells
  • 219
  • Gods of the Copybook Maxims
  • Rudyard Kipling
  • Stephen A. Douglas
  • 226
  • Fire and Ice
  • Robert Frost
  • 228
  • To the Ghost of John Milton
  • Carl Sandburg
  • 229
  • Crime and the Alarmists
  • Clarence S. Darrow
  • 230
  • 29
  • In Praise of Freedom
  • Will Durant
  • 235
  • Editor's Easy Chair: Re-discovering Europe
  • Edward S. Martin
  • 241
  • Aimee Semple McPherson
  • Sarah Comstock
  • 243
  • My Countryside, Then and Now
  • Battle of Antietam
  • Malcolm Cowley
  • 251
  • Not Marble nor the Gilded Monuments
  • Archibald MacLeish
  • 256
  • Lady in the Looking-Glass
  • Virginia Woolf
  • 257
  • Peculiar Weakness of Mr. Hoover
  • Walter Lippmann
  • George F. Noyes
  • 262
  • Sonnet
  • Edna St. Vincent Millay
  • 267
  • "Listen to This, Dear"
  • James Thurber
  • 268
  • A Death in the Country
  • Stephen Vincent Benet
  • 270
  • 42
  • What Hitler Wants
  • Leon Trotsky
  • 280
  • Was My Life Worth Living?
  • Emma Goldman
  • 285
  • Future of English
  • H. L. Mencken
  • 290
  • Chrysanthemums
  • Psyche
  • John Steinbeck
  • 295
  • Solitude
  • Rainer Maria Rilke
  • 301
  • America's Medieval Women
  • Pearl S. Buck
  • 302
  • One Man's Meat: Walden Pond
  • E. B. White
  • Hans Christian Andersen
  • 308
  • Since Yesterday
  • Frederick Lewis Allen
  • 312
  • Who Goes Nazi?
  • Dorothy Thompson
  • 316
  • Wide Net
  • Eudora Welty
  • 321
  • Town-Ho's Story
  • 47
  • What You Don't Know Won't Hurt You
  • Richard Wright
  • 332
  • People at War
  • John Dos Passos
  • 336
  • Going Home
  • Alfred Kazin
  • 343
  • Iwo Jima Before H-Hour
  • Fortunes of War
  • John P. Marquand
  • 346
  • Our Worst Wartime Mistake
  • Eugene V. Rostow
  • 352
  • Decision to Use the Atomic Bomb
  • Henry L. Stimson
  • 359
  • Gertrude Stein: A Self-Portrait
  • Katherine Anne Porter
  • Robert Tomes
  • 365
  • Anywhere in Europe
  • Anne Morrow Lindbergh
  • 372
  • Art for Art's Sake
  • E. M. Forster
  • 375
  • Vega
  • John Cheever
  • 379
  • 53
  • Century
  • Bernard DeVoto
  • 388
  • Evangelist
  • Joyce Cary
  • 393
  • Silent Generation
  • Thornton Wilder
  • 396
  • Lamb to thes Slaughter
  • March to the Sea
  • Roald Dahl
  • 399
  • Great Wall Street Crash
  • John Kenneth Galbraith
  • 404
  • Sound of Moorish Laughter
  • Harold Brodkey
  • 408
  • On Fear: The South in Labor
  • William Faulkner
  • Herman Melville
  • 414
  • Farmer's Wife
  • Anne Sexton
  • 417
  • Recollections from Beyond the Last Rope
  • Philip Roth
  • 418
  • Mushrooms
  • Sylvia
  • 426
  • 57
  • Vermont
  • John Updike
  • 427
  • Dangerous Road Before Martin Luther King
  • James Baldwin
  • 428
  • Miami Notebook: Cassius Clay and Malcolm X
  • George Plimpton
  • 438
  • Paranoid Style in American Politics
  • Freedman's Story
  • Richard Hofstadter
  • 445
  • Mississippi: The Fallen Paradise
  • Walker Percy
  • 452
  • Long View: Negro
  • Langston Hughes
  • 458
  • Celebration
  • James Dickey
  • M. Schele de Vere
  • 459
  • History by the Ounce
  • Barbara W. Tuchman
  • 461
  • Silences: When Writers Don't Write
  • Tillie Olsen
  • 465
  • Player Piano
  • Randall Jarrell
  • 472
  • 59
  • Miami Beach and Chicago
  • Norman Mailer
  • 473
  • Editor's Easy Chair: Survival U
  • John Fischer
  • 478
  • My Lai 4
  • Seymour M. Hersh
  • 484
  • Is There a Place for Morality in Foreign Affairs?
  • Herman Melville
  • Plains, As I Crossed Them Ten Years Ago
  • Arthur Schlesinger, Jr.
  • 509
  • Everyday Use
  • Alice Walker
  • 515
  • Death of Salvador Allende
  • Gabriel Garcia Marquez
  • 520
  • Sound of Tinkling Brass
  • Murray Kempton
  • Horace Greeley
  • 526
  • Innocence in the Galapagos
  • Annie Dillard
  • 530
  • To the Disney Station
  • Michael Harrington
  • 537
  • Liberty Under Siege
  • Walter Karp
  • 546
  • 68
  • Soccer War
  • Ryszard Kapuscinski
  • 558
  • Moment Before the Gun Went Off
  • Nadine Gordimer
  • 568
  • Untime of the Imam
  • Salman Rushdie
  • 571
  • When You're a Crip (Or a Blood)
  • Editor's Easy Chair: Charles Dickens
  • 577
  • Users, Like Me
  • Gail Regier
  • 586
  • Reassurance
  • Allan Gurganus
  • 590
  • Stalking the Billion-Footed Beast
  • Tom Wolfe
  • 595
  • George William Curtis
  • Chronicle of a Debacle Foretold
  • L. J. Davis
  • 606
  • Late Victorians
  • Richard Rodriguez
  • 620
  • Ladies and Gentlemen
  • Joyce Carol Oates
  • 628
  • Rake
  • 72
  • David Mamet
  • 632
  • 400-Pound CEO
  • George Saunders
  • 635
  • Last Shot
  • Darcy Frey
  • 643
  • On Not Being a Victim
  • Mary Gaitskill
  • Down the Mississippi
  • 657
  • Notebook: Morte De Nixon
  • Lewis H. Lapham
  • 663
  • Ticket to the Fair
  • David Foster Wallace
  • 668
  • Where Worlds Collide
  • Pico Iyer
  • 683
  • George Ward Nichols
  • Beyond Belief
  • Fenton Johnson
  • 690
  • Notebook: Exorcism
  • Lewis H. Lapham
  • 699
  • 74
  • Editor's Easy Chair: Political Life in America
  • 2
  • George William Curtis
  • 81
  • Little Laborers of New York City
  • C. L. Brace
  • 84
  • Panic in Wall Street
  • 87
  • Song of the Redwood-Tree
  • Walt Whitman
  • 93
  • Editor's Table: Union Saving
  • A Song
  • Christina Rossetti
  • 97
  • Editor's Easy Chair: Boss Tweed
  • George William Curtis
  • 98
  • Washington Square
  • Henry James
  • 102
  • Editor's Easy Chair: Women's Rights
  • 12
  • George William
  • 106
  • Our Public Land Policy
  • Veeder B. Paine
  • 108
  • Editor's Easy Chair: Ulysses S. Grant
  • George William Curtis
  • 113
  • Editor's Easy Chair: Strikes and Anarchy
  • George William Curtis
  • Uttoxeter
  • 115
  • His Ship
  • James Russell Lowell
  • 118
  • Fame's Little Day
  • Sarah Orne Jewett
  • 120
  • St. Clair's Defeat
  • Theodore Roosevelt
  • 125
  • Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • With the Fifth Corps
  • Frederic Remington
  • 133
  • Angel Child
  • Stephen Crane
  • 140
  • Extracts from Adam's Diary and Eve's Diary
  • Mark Twain
  • 146
  • Quicksand
  • 17
  • Edith Wharton
  • 158
  • Integrity of American Character
  • Grover Cleveland
  • 166
  • Sun-dog Trail
  • Jack London
  • 168
  • Feeding the Mind
  • Lewis Carroll
Control code
43334148
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
xxxi, 712 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781879957534
Lccn
99087125
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)43334148

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