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The Resource Bodies and books : reading and the fantasy of communion in nineteenth-century America, Gillian Silverman

Bodies and books : reading and the fantasy of communion in nineteenth-century America, Gillian Silverman

Label
Bodies and books : reading and the fantasy of communion in nineteenth-century America
Title
Bodies and books
Title remainder
reading and the fantasy of communion in nineteenth-century America
Statement of responsibility
Gillian Silverman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
PU/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Silverman, Gillian D.
Dewey number
810.9/353
Index
index present
LC call number
PS217.I52
LC item number
S55 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • Intimacy (Psychology) in literature
  • Interpersonal relations in literature
  • Books and reading
  • Books and reading
  • Authors and readers
Label
Bodies and books : reading and the fantasy of communion in nineteenth-century America, Gillian Silverman
Instantiates
Publication
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
Reading and the search for oneness -- The fantasy of communion -- Railroad reading, wayward reading -- Books and the dead -- Textual sentimentalism : incest and the author-reader bond in Melville's Pierre -- Outside the circle : embodied communion in Frederick Douglass's 1845 narrative -- "The polishing attrition" : reading, writing, and renunciation in the work of Susan Warner -- No end in sight
Control code
761383886
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 226 pages
Isbn
9780812244151
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011046743
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)761383886
Label
Bodies and books : reading and the fantasy of communion in nineteenth-century America, Gillian Silverman
Publication
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
Reading and the search for oneness -- The fantasy of communion -- Railroad reading, wayward reading -- Books and the dead -- Textual sentimentalism : incest and the author-reader bond in Melville's Pierre -- Outside the circle : embodied communion in Frederick Douglass's 1845 narrative -- "The polishing attrition" : reading, writing, and renunciation in the work of Susan Warner -- No end in sight
Control code
761383886
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 226 pages
Isbn
9780812244151
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011046743
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)761383886

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