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Howells and the age of realism

Label
Howells and the age of realism
Title
Howells and the age of realism
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Carter, Everett
Dewey number
813.4
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS2033
LC item number
.C3 1966
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Howells, William Dean
  • Howells, William Dean
  • Realism in literature
  • Howells, William Dean
Label
Howells and the age of realism
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliographical references included in "Notes" (pages 277-298)
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Background -- The strains of idealism -- The classical tradition -- The Brahmin culture -- Sentimentalism in America -- Part II: The attack on the sentimental -- Beginning the attack: Higginson -- Howells' defense of romance -- The rejection of Europe: Howells and De Forest -- The rejection of the old world: Twain -- The attack on the sentimental in literature: Howells -- The attack on the sentimental in literature: Eggleston, Harte, Twain -- The attack on the sentimental in society: Twain and Warner's The gilded age -- The attack on the "Fungus crop of sentiment" -- Part III: Towards a philosophy of literary realism -- The reason for realism -- The scientist as the new hero -- Taine in America -- The autobiographical method: Howells -- The autobiographical method: De Forest, Harte, Eggleston, Garland, Twain -- Local color: the great American novel -- Techniques for truth: the dramatic method -- Dramatic method and organic form -- "Symbolism" and "Use of symbol" -- Impressionism and realism -- "Morality" in realism -- Pragmatism and realism -- Rejection of moralizing -- The gilded age, Huckleberry Finn, and The rise of Silas Lapham -- Part IV: Critical realism -- Industrialism and corruption -- Sentimentalists preferred blondes: labor and capital in the novel -- Howell's early attitudes towards society -- The Haymarket affair -- The invalidation of Criticism and fiction -- The theory of critical realism -- Annie Kilburn -- A hazard of new fortunes: realism and critical realism -- A hazard of new fortunes: deeper meaning -- Part V: Naturalism and introspection -- The end of comedy -- Harold Frederic -- Frank Norris -- Henry James
Control code
620479
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
307 pages
Lccn
66015384
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)350636
Label
Howells and the age of realism
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliographical references included in "Notes" (pages 277-298)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Background -- The strains of idealism -- The classical tradition -- The Brahmin culture -- Sentimentalism in America -- Part II: The attack on the sentimental -- Beginning the attack: Higginson -- Howells' defense of romance -- The rejection of Europe: Howells and De Forest -- The rejection of the old world: Twain -- The attack on the sentimental in literature: Howells -- The attack on the sentimental in literature: Eggleston, Harte, Twain -- The attack on the sentimental in society: Twain and Warner's The gilded age -- The attack on the "Fungus crop of sentiment" -- Part III: Towards a philosophy of literary realism -- The reason for realism -- The scientist as the new hero -- Taine in America -- The autobiographical method: Howells -- The autobiographical method: De Forest, Harte, Eggleston, Garland, Twain -- Local color: the great American novel -- Techniques for truth: the dramatic method -- Dramatic method and organic form -- "Symbolism" and "Use of symbol" -- Impressionism and realism -- "Morality" in realism -- Pragmatism and realism -- Rejection of moralizing -- The gilded age, Huckleberry Finn, and The rise of Silas Lapham -- Part IV: Critical realism -- Industrialism and corruption -- Sentimentalists preferred blondes: labor and capital in the novel -- Howell's early attitudes towards society -- The Haymarket affair -- The invalidation of Criticism and fiction -- The theory of critical realism -- Annie Kilburn -- A hazard of new fortunes: realism and critical realism -- A hazard of new fortunes: deeper meaning -- Part V: Naturalism and introspection -- The end of comedy -- Harold Frederic -- Frank Norris -- Henry James
Control code
620479
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
307 pages
Lccn
66015384
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)350636

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