The Resource American fiction, American myth : essays, by Philip Young ; with a foreword by David Morrell and an introduction by Sandra Spanier

American fiction, American myth : essays, by Philip Young ; with a foreword by David Morrell and an introduction by Sandra Spanier

Label
American fiction, American myth : essays
Title
American fiction, American myth
Title remainder
essays
Statement of responsibility
by Philip Young ; with a foreword by David Morrell and an introduction by Sandra Spanier
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Nineteen of Young's essays study American fiction, the works of Hemingway, and Young's own unique critical standard. Young reveals the "so what?" that he insisted all literary studies ought to have by demonstrating the impact of American writing on culture and myth
Cataloging source
DLC
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1918-1991
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Young, Philip
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PS121
LC item number
.Y64 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1943-
  • 1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Morrell, David
  • Spanier, Sandra Whipple
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hemingway, Ernest
  • Hemingway, Ernest
  • Hemingway, Ernest
  • American literature
  • Littérature américaine
  • American literature
  • Literatur
  • USA
Label
American fiction, American myth : essays, by Philip Young ; with a foreword by David Morrell and an introduction by Sandra Spanier
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
  • "The essential Philip Young": p. [271]-273
  • 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
Fallen from time : Rip Van Winkle -- The mother of us all : Pocahontas -- The story of the missing man -- Hemingway and me : a rather long story -- To have not : tough luck -- "Big world out there" : the Nick Adams stories -- Hemingway's manuscripts : the vault reconsidered -- Hemingway's papers, occasional thoughts -- Hemingway : the writer in decline -- The assumptions of literature -- The earlier psychologists and Poe -- Hawthorne's secret : fathers and sons and lovers -- In search of a lost generation -- The lost generation and yours -- Scott Fitzgerald's Waste land -- Iowa City, and after -- American poetry in the twentieth century -- One man's apple -- American fiction, American life
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxvii, 288 pages
Isbn
9780271020365
Lccn
99053719
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)42752404
  • (OCoLC)ocm42752404
Label
American fiction, American myth : essays, by Philip Young ; with a foreword by David Morrell and an introduction by Sandra Spanier
Publication
Bibliography note
  • "The essential Philip Young": p. [271]-273
  • 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
Fallen from time : Rip Van Winkle -- The mother of us all : Pocahontas -- The story of the missing man -- Hemingway and me : a rather long story -- To have not : tough luck -- "Big world out there" : the Nick Adams stories -- Hemingway's manuscripts : the vault reconsidered -- Hemingway's papers, occasional thoughts -- Hemingway : the writer in decline -- The assumptions of literature -- The earlier psychologists and Poe -- Hawthorne's secret : fathers and sons and lovers -- In search of a lost generation -- The lost generation and yours -- Scott Fitzgerald's Waste land -- Iowa City, and after -- American poetry in the twentieth century -- One man's apple -- American fiction, American life
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxvii, 288 pages
Isbn
9780271020365
Lccn
99053719
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)42752404
  • (OCoLC)ocm42752404

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