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The Resource The American essay in the American century, Ned Stuckey-French

The American essay in the American century, Ned Stuckey-French

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The American essay in the American century
Title
The American essay in the American century
Statement of responsibility
Ned Stuckey-French
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"With extensive research and a cultural context, Stuckey-French describes the many reasons essays grew in appeal and importance for Americans. He also explores the rise of E.B. White, considered by many the greatest American essayist of the first half of the twentieth century ... This book is one of the first to consider and reflect on the contributions of E.B. White to the personal essay tradition and American culture more generally"--Jacket
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Cataloging source
N$T
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Stuckey-French, Ned
Dewey number
814
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS428
LC item number
.S78 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • White, E. B.
  • American essays
  • Essayists
  • Essay
  • American prose literature
  • American prose literature
  • White, E. B.
  • Umschulungswerkstätten für Siedler und Auswanderer
  • LITERARY COLLECTIONS
  • American essays
  • American prose literature
  • Essay
  • Essayists
  • Essay
Label
The American essay in the American century, Ned Stuckey-French
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"With extensive research and a cultural context, Stuckey-French describes the many reasons essays grew in appeal and importance for Americans. He also explores the rise of E.B. White, considered by many the greatest American essayist of the first half of the twentieth century ... This book is one of the first to consider and reflect on the contributions of E.B. White to the personal essay tradition and American culture more generally."--Jacket
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-246) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : defending the essay -- The genteel essay and the gentleman at the fireside -- The "death" of the essay -- The essay in the Progressive Era -- New York, New York : the arrival of the colyumnists -- Starting out at the New Yorker -- Leaving the New Yorker -- Epilogue : "once more to the lake," history, and freshman composition
Control code
781790296
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 256 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780826272546
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
4e85b254-bd2e-4310-8ee0-198838ae6ab6
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not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)781790296
Label
The American essay in the American century, Ned Stuckey-French
Publication
Note
"With extensive research and a cultural context, Stuckey-French describes the many reasons essays grew in appeal and importance for Americans. He also explores the rise of E.B. White, considered by many the greatest American essayist of the first half of the twentieth century ... This book is one of the first to consider and reflect on the contributions of E.B. White to the personal essay tradition and American culture more generally."--Jacket
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-246) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : defending the essay -- The genteel essay and the gentleman at the fireside -- The "death" of the essay -- The essay in the Progressive Era -- New York, New York : the arrival of the colyumnists -- Starting out at the New Yorker -- Leaving the New Yorker -- Epilogue : "once more to the lake," history, and freshman composition
Control code
781790296
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 256 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780826272546
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
4e85b254-bd2e-4310-8ee0-198838ae6ab6
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)781790296

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