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The Resource Popular history and the literary marketplace, 1840-1920, Gregory M. Pfitzer

Popular history and the literary marketplace, 1840-1920, Gregory M. Pfitzer

Label
Popular history and the literary marketplace, 1840-1920
Title
Popular history and the literary marketplace, 1840-1920
Statement of responsibility
Gregory M. Pfitzer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pfitzer, Gregory M
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
E175
LC item number
.P478 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Historiography
  • Historiography
  • Historiography
  • History publishing
  • Historians
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Popular history and the literary marketplace, 1840-1920, Gregory M. Pfitzer
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
"Whatever popularizes vulgarizes" : defining popular history -- When popular history was popular : Washington Irving, George Lippard, John Frost, and book culture in the nineteenth century -- The "terrible image breaker" : William Cullen Bryant, Sydney Gay, and Scribner's hybrid history -- The metahistorian as popularizer : John Clark Ridpath and the universal laws of popular history -- "The past everything" : Edward Eggleston, realism, and the rise of the "new" history -- "A background of real history" : Edward S. Ellis and the dime novel as popular history -- Writing himself out of trouble : Julian Hawthorne and the commercialism of popular history -- The unpopularity of popular history
Control code
0716668233
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiv, 469 p.
Isbn
9781558496248
Lccn
2007024295
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Popular history and the literary marketplace, 1840-1920, Gregory M. Pfitzer
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
"Whatever popularizes vulgarizes" : defining popular history -- When popular history was popular : Washington Irving, George Lippard, John Frost, and book culture in the nineteenth century -- The "terrible image breaker" : William Cullen Bryant, Sydney Gay, and Scribner's hybrid history -- The metahistorian as popularizer : John Clark Ridpath and the universal laws of popular history -- "The past everything" : Edward Eggleston, realism, and the rise of the "new" history -- "A background of real history" : Edward S. Ellis and the dime novel as popular history -- Writing himself out of trouble : Julian Hawthorne and the commercialism of popular history -- The unpopularity of popular history
Control code
0716668233
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiv, 469 p.
Isbn
9781558496248
Lccn
2007024295
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.

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