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The Resource The Cambridge companion to Edgar Allan Poe, edited by Kevin J. Hayes

The Cambridge companion to Edgar Allan Poe, edited by Kevin J. Hayes

Label
The Cambridge companion to Edgar Allan Poe
Title
The Cambridge companion to Edgar Allan Poe
Statement of responsibility
edited by Kevin J. Hayes
Title variation
Edgar Allan Poe
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explores key dimensions of Edgar Allan Poe's work and life. Contributions provide a series of new perspectives on one of the most enigmatic and controversial American writers. The essays, specially tailored to the needs of undergraduates, examine all of Poe's major writings, his poetry, short stories, and criticism, and place his work in a variety of literary, cultural, and political contexts. The volume features a detailed chronology and a comprehensive guide to further reading
Cataloging source
Q2U
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hayes, Kevin J.
Series statement
Cambridge companions to literature
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Poe, Edgar Allan
  • Poe, Edgar Allan
Label
The Cambridge companion to Edgar Allan Poe, edited by Kevin J. Hayes
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
  • List of illustrations
  • List of contributors
  • Chronology of Poe's life
  • List of short titles and abbreviations
  • Introduction/
  • Kevin J. Hayes
  • p. 1
  • 1.
  • poet as critic/
  • Kent Ljungquist
  • p. 7
  • 2.
  • Poe and his circle/
  • Sandra M. Tomc
  • p. 21
  • 3.
  • Poe's aesthetic theory/
  • Rachel Polonsky
  • p. 42
  • 4.
  • Poe's humor/
  • Daniel Royot
  • p. 57
  • 5.
  • Poe and the Gothic tradition/
  • Benjamin Franklin Fisher
  • p. 72
  • 6.
  • Poe, sensationalism, and slavery/
  • Teresa A. Goddu
  • p. 92
  • 7.
  • Extra! Extra! Poe invents science fiction!/
  • John Tresch
  • p. 113
  • 8.
  • Poe's Dupin and the power of detection/
  • Peter Thoms
  • p. 133
  • 9.
  • Poe's feminine ideal/
  • Karen Weekes
  • p. 148
  • 10.
  • confused beginning: The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym, of Nantucket/
  • Geoffrey Sanborn
  • p. 163
  • 11.
  • Poe's "constructiveness" and "The Fall of the House of Usher"/
  • Scott Peeples
  • p. 178
  • 12.
  • Two verse masterworks: "The Raven" and "Ulalume"/
  • Richard Kopley
  • Kevin J. Hayes
  • p. 191
  • 13.
  • Poe and popular culture/
  • Mark Neimeyer
  • p. 205
  • 14.
  • One-man modernist/
  • Kevin J. Hayes
  • p. 225
  • Select bibliography.
  • p. 241
  • Index.
  • p. 247
Control code
ocm51294917
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xx, 266 p.
Isbn
9780521797276
Lccn
2001043972
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The Cambridge companion to Edgar Allan Poe, edited by Kevin J. Hayes
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
  • List of illustrations
  • List of contributors
  • Chronology of Poe's life
  • List of short titles and abbreviations
  • Introduction/
  • Kevin J. Hayes
  • p. 1
  • 1.
  • poet as critic/
  • Kent Ljungquist
  • p. 7
  • 2.
  • Poe and his circle/
  • Sandra M. Tomc
  • p. 21
  • 3.
  • Poe's aesthetic theory/
  • Rachel Polonsky
  • p. 42
  • 4.
  • Poe's humor/
  • Daniel Royot
  • p. 57
  • 5.
  • Poe and the Gothic tradition/
  • Benjamin Franklin Fisher
  • p. 72
  • 6.
  • Poe, sensationalism, and slavery/
  • Teresa A. Goddu
  • p. 92
  • 7.
  • Extra! Extra! Poe invents science fiction!/
  • John Tresch
  • p. 113
  • 8.
  • Poe's Dupin and the power of detection/
  • Peter Thoms
  • p. 133
  • 9.
  • Poe's feminine ideal/
  • Karen Weekes
  • p. 148
  • 10.
  • confused beginning: The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym, of Nantucket/
  • Geoffrey Sanborn
  • p. 163
  • 11.
  • Poe's "constructiveness" and "The Fall of the House of Usher"/
  • Scott Peeples
  • p. 178
  • 12.
  • Two verse masterworks: "The Raven" and "Ulalume"/
  • Richard Kopley
  • Kevin J. Hayes
  • p. 191
  • 13.
  • Poe and popular culture/
  • Mark Neimeyer
  • p. 205
  • 14.
  • One-man modernist/
  • Kevin J. Hayes
  • p. 225
  • Select bibliography.
  • p. 241
  • Index.
  • p. 247
Control code
ocm51294917
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xx, 266 p.
Isbn
9780521797276
Lccn
2001043972
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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