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The Resource Truth in American fiction : the legacy of rhetorical idealism, Janet Gabler-Hover

Truth in American fiction : the legacy of rhetorical idealism, Janet Gabler-Hover

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Truth in American fiction : the legacy of rhetorical idealism
Title
Truth in American fiction
Title remainder
the legacy of rhetorical idealism
Statement of responsibility
Janet Gabler-Hover
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Gabler-Hover, Janet
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • American fiction
  • Truthfulness and falsehood in literature
  • Ethics in literature
  • Truth in literature
Label
Truth in American fiction : the legacy of rhetorical idealism, Janet Gabler-Hover
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-282) 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
1. A full heart and a well-equipped mind : the legacy of rhetorical idealism in nineteenth-century America -- 2. Eloquence a virtue? : the evils of credulity and imposture in Wieland -- 3. "I take shame upon myself" : ethical veracity in The scarlet letter -- 4. No more in this world : an instance of moral rhetoric in Adventures of Huckleberry Finn -- 5. James's The Bostonians : love and discourse in the American marketplace -- 6. The light that cannot fail : the ideal of truth in The wings of the dove -- 7. Maggie's unfortunate virtue : rhetorical responsibility in The golden bowl
Control code
21116602
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 289 pages
Isbn
9780820312477
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
90031609
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)1355531
Label
Truth in American fiction : the legacy of rhetorical idealism, Janet Gabler-Hover
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-282) 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
1. A full heart and a well-equipped mind : the legacy of rhetorical idealism in nineteenth-century America -- 2. Eloquence a virtue? : the evils of credulity and imposture in Wieland -- 3. "I take shame upon myself" : ethical veracity in The scarlet letter -- 4. No more in this world : an instance of moral rhetoric in Adventures of Huckleberry Finn -- 5. James's The Bostonians : love and discourse in the American marketplace -- 6. The light that cannot fail : the ideal of truth in The wings of the dove -- 7. Maggie's unfortunate virtue : rhetorical responsibility in The golden bowl
Control code
21116602
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 289 pages
Isbn
9780820312477
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
90031609
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)1355531

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