The Resource Reading fiction in antebellum America : informed response and reception histories, 1820-1865, James L. Machor

Reading fiction in antebellum America : informed response and reception histories, 1820-1865, James L. Machor

Label
Reading fiction in antebellum America : informed response and reception histories, 1820-1865
Title
Reading fiction in antebellum America
Title remainder
informed response and reception histories, 1820-1865
Statement of responsibility
James L. Machor
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CN8ML
Dewey number
813/.309
Index
index present
LC call number
PS377
LC item number
.M33 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Reading fiction in antebellum America : informed response and reception histories, 1820-1865, James L. Machor
Publication
Note
OldControl:muse9780801899331
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 321-391) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Reading reading historically. Historical hermeneutics, reception theory, and the social conditions of reading in antebellum America ; Interpretive strategies and informed reading in the antebellum public sphere -- pt. 2. Contextual receptions, reading experiences, and patterns of response: four case studies. "These days of double dealing": informed response, reader appropriation, and the tales of Poe ; Multiple audiences and Melville's fiction: receptions, recoveries, and regressions ; Response as (re)construction: the reception of Catharine Sedgwick's novels ; Mercurial readings: the making and unmaking of Caroline Chesebro' -- Conclusion: American literary history and the historical study of interpretive practices
Control code
ocn794700392
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 403 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780801899331
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b26236655
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)794700392
  • pebcs0801899338

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