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Form and fable in American fiction

Label
Form and fable in American fiction
Title
Form and fable in American fiction
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is an analysis of the elements of myth, ritual, and folklore to be found in the writings of Hawthorne, Melville, Twain, Irving, and other American authors
Cataloging source
DLC
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1923-2013
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hoffman, Daniel
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS374.F62
LC item number
H64
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hawthorne, Nathaniel
  • Melville, Herman
  • Twain, Mark
  • Hawthorne
  • Melville
  • Hawthorne, Nathaniel
  • Melville, Herman
  • Twain, Mark
  • American fiction
  • Literature and folklore
  • Fables, American
  • Oral tradition
  • Folklore in literature
  • Literary form
  • Folklore
  • Littérature américaine
  • American fiction
  • Art
  • Fables, American
  • Folklore in literature
  • Literary form
  • Literature and folklore
  • Oral tradition
  • United States
Label
Form and fable in American fiction
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Folklore and the moral picturesque
  • Yankee bumpkin and scapegoat king
  • "The Maypole of Merry Mount" and the folklore of love
  • Just married! -in the village of witches
  • Hester's double providence: The scarlet letter and the green
  • Paradise regained at Maule's well
  • The Blithedale romance: May-day in a cold Arcadia
  • 3.
  • Melville:
  • Loomings
  • 1.
  • Myth, magic, and metaphor in Moby-Dick
  • The confidence-man: his masquerade
  • 4.
  • Mark Twain:
  • Black magic -and white -in Huckleberry Finn
  • Huckleberry Finn: his masquerade
  • Retrospect:
  • Reality as fable
  • Fable as reality:
  • Predilections: romance, folklore, myth
  • Longbows, wonders, and witchcrafts
  • The American hero: his masquerade
  • Prefigurations: "The legend of Sleepy Hollow"
  • 2.
  • Hawthorne:
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
368 pages
Lccn
61008371
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)193875
Label
Form and fable in American fiction
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Folklore and the moral picturesque
  • Yankee bumpkin and scapegoat king
  • "The Maypole of Merry Mount" and the folklore of love
  • Just married! -in the village of witches
  • Hester's double providence: The scarlet letter and the green
  • Paradise regained at Maule's well
  • The Blithedale romance: May-day in a cold Arcadia
  • 3.
  • Melville:
  • Loomings
  • 1.
  • Myth, magic, and metaphor in Moby-Dick
  • The confidence-man: his masquerade
  • 4.
  • Mark Twain:
  • Black magic -and white -in Huckleberry Finn
  • Huckleberry Finn: his masquerade
  • Retrospect:
  • Reality as fable
  • Fable as reality:
  • Predilections: romance, folklore, myth
  • Longbows, wonders, and witchcrafts
  • The American hero: his masquerade
  • Prefigurations: "The legend of Sleepy Hollow"
  • 2.
  • Hawthorne:
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
368 pages
Lccn
61008371
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)193875

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