The Resource Passions for nature : nineteenth-century America's aesthetics of alienation, Rochelle L. Johnson

Passions for nature : nineteenth-century America's aesthetics of alienation, Rochelle L. Johnson

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Passions for nature : nineteenth-century America's aesthetics of alienation
Title
Passions for nature
Title remainder
nineteenth-century America's aesthetics of alienation
Statement of responsibility
Rochelle L. Johnson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Johnson, Rochelle
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QH14.3
LC item number
.J64 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Natural history
  • Natural history
  • Philosophy of nature
  • Nature (Aesthetics)
  • Natural history
  • Natural history
  • Nature (Aesthetics)
  • Philosophy of nature
  • Kunst
  • Natur <Motiv>
  • Naturphilosophie
  • Literatur
  • United States
  • USA
Label
Passions for nature : nineteenth-century America's aesthetics of alienation, Rochelle L. Johnson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 271-287) and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Nature and aesthetics in nineteenth-century America -- Tracking nature's truth : Susan Fenimore Cooper -- The metaphor of progress : Thomas Cole and the improvements of the American picturesque -- The metaphor of refinement : Andrew Jackson Downing and the moral prescription for landscape -- The metaphor of reason : Ralph Waldo Emerson's transcendental dominion -- Passion for nature beyond metaphor : from Walden to Henry David Thoreau's late natural history projects -- Conclusion: The canalization of metaphor
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 300 pages, 8 pages of plates
Isbn
9780820332895
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008037787
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)256532701
  • (OCoLC)ocn256532701
Label
Passions for nature : nineteenth-century America's aesthetics of alienation, Rochelle L. Johnson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 271-287) 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: Nature and aesthetics in nineteenth-century America -- Tracking nature's truth : Susan Fenimore Cooper -- The metaphor of progress : Thomas Cole and the improvements of the American picturesque -- The metaphor of refinement : Andrew Jackson Downing and the moral prescription for landscape -- The metaphor of reason : Ralph Waldo Emerson's transcendental dominion -- Passion for nature beyond metaphor : from Walden to Henry David Thoreau's late natural history projects -- Conclusion: The canalization of metaphor
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 300 pages, 8 pages of plates
Isbn
9780820332895
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008037787
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)256532701
  • (OCoLC)ocn256532701

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