The Resource Shaping tradition : art and diversity in the essay, Sandra Fehl Tropp

Shaping tradition : art and diversity in the essay, Sandra Fehl Tropp

Label
Shaping tradition : art and diversity in the essay
Title
Shaping tradition
Title remainder
art and diversity in the essay
Statement of responsibility
Sandra Fehl Tropp
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
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Tropp, Sandra Fehl
Index
index present
LC call number
PE1417
LC item number
.T76 1992
Literary form
non fiction
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  • College readers
  • English language
  • Essays
  • College readers
  • English language
  • Essays
Label
Shaping tradition : art and diversity in the essay, Sandra Fehl Tropp
Link
https://archive.org/details/shapingtradition00trop
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Sixteenth-Century to Nineteenth-Century Essayists -- Michel de Montaigne (1533-1592) -- Of Democritus and Heraclitus -- Of Smels and Odors -- How A Man Should Not Counterfeit To Be Sicke -- Of Three Good Women -- Francis Bacon (1561-1626) -- Of Death -- Of Parents and Children -- Of Marriage and Single Life -- Of Regiment and Health -- Of Discourse -- Of Deformity -- Of Studies -- Thomas Brown (1605-1682) -- I am naturally bashful -- Some upon the courage of a fruitfull issue -- Now for that other Vertue of Charity -- There is another offence unto Charity -- There is I thinke no man that apprehends his owne miseries lesse than my selfe -- Not that I disallow of second marriage -- Of the Salamander -- Of the Jews -- Of the Blackness of Negroes, continued -- Joseph Addison (1672-1719) -- Reflections in Westminster Abbey -- Simonides Satire on Women -- Different Classes of Female Orators -- On Attributing Our Neighbors' Misfortunes to Judgements -- Defence and Happiness of Married Life -- On Giving Advice -- Medidation on Animal Life -- Meditation on the Frame of the Human Body -- Philip Dormer Stanhope, Fourth Earl of Chesterfield (1694-1773) -- The Art of Pleasing -- A Keen Study of the Feminine -- On Prejudices -- The Importance of Style -- Of Religion and Morality -- Portrait of Johnson -- Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790) -- Advice on the Choice of a Mistress -- "What are the Poor Young Women to Do?" The Speech of Polly Baker -- How to Get the Most Out of Reading -- Early Marriages are Happy Ones -- Restoration of Life by Sun Rays -- The Handsome and Deformed Leg -- The Savages of North America -- On Perfumes, a Letter to the Royal Academy of Brussels -- Samuel Johnson (1709-1784) -- Every Man Chiefly Happy of Miserable at Home. The Opinion of Servants -- A Young Lady's Impatience of Control -- The History of Hymenaeus' Courtship -- The Sequel of Hymenaeus' Courtship -- Tranquilla's Account of Her Lovers, Opposed to Hymenaeus -- Idleness an Anxious and Miserable State -- The Necessity of Literary Courage -- Genius and Learning in the Arts and Science -- The Usefulness of Advice. The Danger of Habits. The Necessity of Reviewing Life -- Poetry Debased by Mean Expressions. An Example from Shakespeare -- To the Right Honorable Earl of Chesterfield -- Charles Lamb (1775-1834) -- New Year's Eve -- Imperfect Sympathies -- The Old and the New Schoolmaster -- Modern Gallantry -- A Bachelor's Complaint of the Behaviour of Married People -- William Hazlitt (1778-1830) -- Education of Women -- On the Periodical Essayists -- On the Feeling of Immortality in Youth -- On Prejudice -- Thomas Henry Huxley (1825-1895) -- The Coming of Age of the "Origin of Species" -- Charles Darwin -- Autobiography -- Mark Twain (1835-1910) -- Female Suffrage -- About Smells -- A General Reply -- The Noble Red Man -- A Brace of Brief Lectures on Science -- On Training Children -- The Lowest Animal -- Corn-Pone Opinions -- Elinor Glyn and the Passions -- Part II: Twentieth-Century Essayists -- Virginia Woolf (1882-1941) -- Women and Fiction -- Professions for Women -- Leslie Stephen -- William Hazlitt -- The Death of the Moth -- Old Mrs. Grey -- E.B. White (1899-1985) -- Memoirs of a Master -- Education -- Freedom -- Sanitation -- On a Florida Key -- Once More to the Lake -- Book Learning -- Death of a Pig -- The Future of Reading -- The Ring of Time -- Afternoon of an American Boy -- Foreword -- Zora Neale Huston (1901-1960) -- How It Feels to Be Colored Me -- My Birthplace -- My Folks -- The "Pet" Negro System -- My Most Humiliating Jim Crow Experience -- Crazy for This Democracy -- What White Publishers Won't Print -- George Orwell (1903-1950) -- A Hanging -- Shooting an Elephant -- Marrakech -- Mark Twain-The Licenses Jester -- As I Please (July 7, 1944) -- As I Please (August 11, 1944) -- Antisemitism in Britain -- What Is Science? -- Why I Write -- As I Please (January 24, 1947) -- How the Poor Die -- James Baldwin (1924-1987) -- The Harlem Ghetto -- Notes of a Native Son -- Fifth Avenue, Uptown -- If Black English Isn't a Language, Then Tell Me, What Is? -- Dark Days -- Here Be Dragons -- Cynthia Ozick (1928- ) -- Previsions of the Demise of the Dancing Dog -- A Drugstore in Winter -- The Seam of the Snail -- Crocodiled Moats in the Kingdom of Letters -- Forewarning -- Edward Hoagland (1932- ) -- The Courage of Turtles -- The Problem of the Golden Rule -- City Rat -- A Run of Bad Luck -- What I Think, What I Am -- Joan Didion (1934- ) -- On Self-Respect -- On Morality -- On Going Home -- In Bed -- Why I Write -- Stephen Jay Gould (1941- ) -- Darwin's Middle Road -- Moon, Mann and Otto -- Human Equality is a Contingent Fact of History -- The Chain of Reason Versus the Chain of Thumbs -- Alice Walker (1944- ) -- Zora Neale Huston: A Cautionary Tale and a Partisan View -- Beauty: When the Other Dancer is the Self -- Richard Rodriguez (1944- ) -- Labor -- Manana -- Annie Dillard (1945- ) -- The Death of the Moth -- The Deer of Providencia -- The Dancing-School Boys -- Micael Dorris (1945- ) Life Stories -- Shelby Steele (1946- ) On Being Black and Middle Class -- Amy Tan (1952- ) -- Fish Cheeks -- Glossary -- Index
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxxviii, 725 pages
Isbn
9780030495182
Lccn
91039199
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)24697048
  • (OCoLC)ocm24697048
Label
Shaping tradition : art and diversity in the essay, Sandra Fehl Tropp
Link
https://archive.org/details/shapingtradition00trop
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Sixteenth-Century to Nineteenth-Century Essayists -- Michel de Montaigne (1533-1592) -- Of Democritus and Heraclitus -- Of Smels and Odors -- How A Man Should Not Counterfeit To Be Sicke -- Of Three Good Women -- Francis Bacon (1561-1626) -- Of Death -- Of Parents and Children -- Of Marriage and Single Life -- Of Regiment and Health -- Of Discourse -- Of Deformity -- Of Studies -- Thomas Brown (1605-1682) -- I am naturally bashful -- Some upon the courage of a fruitfull issue -- Now for that other Vertue of Charity -- There is another offence unto Charity -- There is I thinke no man that apprehends his owne miseries lesse than my selfe -- Not that I disallow of second marriage -- Of the Salamander -- Of the Jews -- Of the Blackness of Negroes, continued -- Joseph Addison (1672-1719) -- Reflections in Westminster Abbey -- Simonides Satire on Women -- Different Classes of Female Orators -- On Attributing Our Neighbors' Misfortunes to Judgements -- Defence and Happiness of Married Life -- On Giving Advice -- Medidation on Animal Life -- Meditation on the Frame of the Human Body -- Philip Dormer Stanhope, Fourth Earl of Chesterfield (1694-1773) -- The Art of Pleasing -- A Keen Study of the Feminine -- On Prejudices -- The Importance of Style -- Of Religion and Morality -- Portrait of Johnson -- Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790) -- Advice on the Choice of a Mistress -- "What are the Poor Young Women to Do?" The Speech of Polly Baker -- How to Get the Most Out of Reading -- Early Marriages are Happy Ones -- Restoration of Life by Sun Rays -- The Handsome and Deformed Leg -- The Savages of North America -- On Perfumes, a Letter to the Royal Academy of Brussels -- Samuel Johnson (1709-1784) -- Every Man Chiefly Happy of Miserable at Home. The Opinion of Servants -- A Young Lady's Impatience of Control -- The History of Hymenaeus' Courtship -- The Sequel of Hymenaeus' Courtship -- Tranquilla's Account of Her Lovers, Opposed to Hymenaeus -- Idleness an Anxious and Miserable State -- The Necessity of Literary Courage -- Genius and Learning in the Arts and Science -- The Usefulness of Advice. The Danger of Habits. The Necessity of Reviewing Life -- Poetry Debased by Mean Expressions. An Example from Shakespeare -- To the Right Honorable Earl of Chesterfield -- Charles Lamb (1775-1834) -- New Year's Eve -- Imperfect Sympathies -- The Old and the New Schoolmaster -- Modern Gallantry -- A Bachelor's Complaint of the Behaviour of Married People -- William Hazlitt (1778-1830) -- Education of Women -- On the Periodical Essayists -- On the Feeling of Immortality in Youth -- On Prejudice -- Thomas Henry Huxley (1825-1895) -- The Coming of Age of the "Origin of Species" -- Charles Darwin -- Autobiography -- Mark Twain (1835-1910) -- Female Suffrage -- About Smells -- A General Reply -- The Noble Red Man -- A Brace of Brief Lectures on Science -- On Training Children -- The Lowest Animal -- Corn-Pone Opinions -- Elinor Glyn and the Passions -- Part II: Twentieth-Century Essayists -- Virginia Woolf (1882-1941) -- Women and Fiction -- Professions for Women -- Leslie Stephen -- William Hazlitt -- The Death of the Moth -- Old Mrs. Grey -- E.B. White (1899-1985) -- Memoirs of a Master -- Education -- Freedom -- Sanitation -- On a Florida Key -- Once More to the Lake -- Book Learning -- Death of a Pig -- The Future of Reading -- The Ring of Time -- Afternoon of an American Boy -- Foreword -- Zora Neale Huston (1901-1960) -- How It Feels to Be Colored Me -- My Birthplace -- My Folks -- The "Pet" Negro System -- My Most Humiliating Jim Crow Experience -- Crazy for This Democracy -- What White Publishers Won't Print -- George Orwell (1903-1950) -- A Hanging -- Shooting an Elephant -- Marrakech -- Mark Twain-The Licenses Jester -- As I Please (July 7, 1944) -- As I Please (August 11, 1944) -- Antisemitism in Britain -- What Is Science? -- Why I Write -- As I Please (January 24, 1947) -- How the Poor Die -- James Baldwin (1924-1987) -- The Harlem Ghetto -- Notes of a Native Son -- Fifth Avenue, Uptown -- If Black English Isn't a Language, Then Tell Me, What Is? -- Dark Days -- Here Be Dragons -- Cynthia Ozick (1928- ) -- Previsions of the Demise of the Dancing Dog -- A Drugstore in Winter -- The Seam of the Snail -- Crocodiled Moats in the Kingdom of Letters -- Forewarning -- Edward Hoagland (1932- ) -- The Courage of Turtles -- The Problem of the Golden Rule -- City Rat -- A Run of Bad Luck -- What I Think, What I Am -- Joan Didion (1934- ) -- On Self-Respect -- On Morality -- On Going Home -- In Bed -- Why I Write -- Stephen Jay Gould (1941- ) -- Darwin's Middle Road -- Moon, Mann and Otto -- Human Equality is a Contingent Fact of History -- The Chain of Reason Versus the Chain of Thumbs -- Alice Walker (1944- ) -- Zora Neale Huston: A Cautionary Tale and a Partisan View -- Beauty: When the Other Dancer is the Self -- Richard Rodriguez (1944- ) -- Labor -- Manana -- Annie Dillard (1945- ) -- The Death of the Moth -- The Deer of Providencia -- The Dancing-School Boys -- Micael Dorris (1945- ) Life Stories -- Shelby Steele (1946- ) On Being Black and Middle Class -- Amy Tan (1952- ) -- Fish Cheeks -- Glossary -- Index
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxxviii, 725 pages
Isbn
9780030495182
Lccn
91039199
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)24697048
  • (OCoLC)ocm24697048

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