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The Resource The English cult of literature : devoted readers, 1774-1880, William R. McKelvy

The English cult of literature : devoted readers, 1774-1880, William R. McKelvy

Label
The English cult of literature : devoted readers, 1774-1880
Title
The English cult of literature
Title remainder
devoted readers, 1774-1880
Statement of responsibility
William R. McKelvy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Indebted to recent findings of book history and newer historiographies at odds with conventional secularization theory, this work makes an interdisciplinary contribution to revising the existing models for understanding change in Britain during the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries."--BOOK JACKET
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McKelvy, William R.
Dewey number
820.9/382
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR468.R44
LC item number
M45 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Victorian literature and culture series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English literature
  • Religion and literature
  • Religion in literature
  • Great Britain
Label
The English cult of literature : devoted readers, 1774-1880, William R. McKelvy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [291]-313) 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
Orthodox narratives of literary sacralization -- Zealous protestants in literature: Lowth, Warton, and Percy -- Entertaining salvation: Scott's Jovial priests -- Common things hallowed: Keble and Macaulay -- Primitive traditions and modern readers: Gladstone's Homer -- Clerical fictions: Eliot's Scribal authority
Control code
69020957
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 322 pages
Isbn
9780813925714
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2006015952
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780813925714
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The English cult of literature : devoted readers, 1774-1880, William R. McKelvy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [291]-313) 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
Orthodox narratives of literary sacralization -- Zealous protestants in literature: Lowth, Warton, and Percy -- Entertaining salvation: Scott's Jovial priests -- Common things hallowed: Keble and Macaulay -- Primitive traditions and modern readers: Gladstone's Homer -- Clerical fictions: Eliot's Scribal authority
Control code
69020957
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 322 pages
Isbn
9780813925714
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2006015952
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780813925714
Other physical details
illustrations

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