The Resource E.B. White : the essayist as first-class writer, G. Douglas Atkins

E.B. White : the essayist as first-class writer, G. Douglas Atkins

Label
E.B. White : the essayist as first-class writer
Title
E.B. White
Title remainder
the essayist as first-class writer
Statement of responsibility
G. Douglas Atkins
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This is the first book-length critical study of E. B. White, the American essayist and author of Stuart Little, Charlotte's Web, The Trumpet of the Swan, and coauthor of The Elements of Style. G. Douglas Atkins focuses on White and "the writing life", offering fresh, detailed readings of the major essays and revealing White's distinctiveness as an essayist due to his capacity for story-telling and his use of literary devices"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Atkins, G. Douglas
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3545.H5187
LC item number
Z526 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • White, E. B.
  • White, E. B.
  • White, Elwyn B
  • American essays
  • Authors, American
  • Essayists
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • American essays
  • Authors, American
  • Essayists
  • Werk
  • United States
Label
E.B. White : the essayist as first-class writer, G. Douglas Atkins
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
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
Introduction -- Coming into White country -- E. B. White and the writing life : affirming life's newness and joy -- Of nature, Maine, and meaning : or, "The pageantry of peas" and the poetics of adversity -- Strange bedfellows and deconstruction of oppositions : the "Recording Secretary" speaks his mind on politics -- Postscript : looking for E.B. White -- Appendix : reading "Once more to the lake."
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xvi, 172 pages
Isbn
9780230340664
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2011034393
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)744287323
  • (OCoLC)ocn744287323
Label
E.B. White : the essayist as first-class writer, G. Douglas Atkins
Publication
Bibliography note
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
Introduction -- Coming into White country -- E. B. White and the writing life : affirming life's newness and joy -- Of nature, Maine, and meaning : or, "The pageantry of peas" and the poetics of adversity -- Strange bedfellows and deconstruction of oppositions : the "Recording Secretary" speaks his mind on politics -- Postscript : looking for E.B. White -- Appendix : reading "Once more to the lake."
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xvi, 172 pages
Isbn
9780230340664
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2011034393
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)744287323
  • (OCoLC)ocn744287323

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