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The Resource The rise of autobiography in the Eighteenth century : ten experiments in literary genre - Augustine, Bunyan, Rousseau, Locke, Hume, Franklin, Gibbon, Fielding, Sterne, Boswell, Robert H. Bell, (electronic book)

The rise of autobiography in the Eighteenth century : ten experiments in literary genre - Augustine, Bunyan, Rousseau, Locke, Hume, Franklin, Gibbon, Fielding, Sterne, Boswell, Robert H. Bell, (electronic book)

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The rise of autobiography in the Eighteenth century : ten experiments in literary genre - Augustine, Bunyan, Rousseau, Locke, Hume, Franklin, Gibbon, Fielding, Sterne, Boswell
Title
The rise of autobiography in the Eighteenth century
Title remainder
ten experiments in literary genre - Augustine, Bunyan, Rousseau, Locke, Hume, Franklin, Gibbon, Fielding, Sterne, Boswell
Statement of responsibility
Robert H. Bell
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Bell utilizes an inter-disciplinary approach to studying autobiography in the 18th Century. Making use of religion and philosophy, history and literature, contemporary theory and humanism, his original analysis offers a unique array of disciplinary interpretations of the genre. This book not only deals with autobiography in a thorough manner, it also incorporates historical and philosophical interpretations to the presentation of self in this type of literature. He also demonstrates some of the problems with first person singular writing, which distinguishes this style from other forms of non-
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1946-
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Bell, Robert H.
Dewey number
  • 809.93592
  • 809/.93592
Index
index present
LC call number
CT25
LC item number
.B326 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Autobiography
  • Biography as a literary form
  • Autobiography
Label
The rise of autobiography in the Eighteenth century : ten experiments in literary genre - Augustine, Bunyan, Rousseau, Locke, Hume, Franklin, Gibbon, Fielding, Sterne, Boswell, Robert H. Bell, (electronic book)
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword by Charles H. Karelis; Preface; Acknowledgements; What's Past is Prologue; Chapter One: Soul-Experiments and Conversion Narratives; Chapter Two: Personal Identity and Empirical Inquiry; Chapter Three: Life Stories and Enlightenment Discovery; Chapter Four: Laurence Sterne's Autobiographical Personae; Chapter Five: James Boswell By Himself; Epilogue: Autobiography and Literary Criticism
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99979789164
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1 online resource ( 294 pages) :
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780773411333
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The rise of autobiography in the Eighteenth century : ten experiments in literary genre - Augustine, Bunyan, Rousseau, Locke, Hume, Franklin, Gibbon, Fielding, Sterne, Boswell, Robert H. Bell, (electronic book)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword by Charles H. Karelis; Preface; Acknowledgements; What's Past is Prologue; Chapter One: Soul-Experiments and Conversion Narratives; Chapter Two: Personal Identity and Empirical Inquiry; Chapter Three: Life Stories and Enlightenment Discovery; Chapter Four: Laurence Sterne's Autobiographical Personae; Chapter Five: James Boswell By Himself; Epilogue: Autobiography and Literary Criticism
Control code
99979789164
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource ( 294 pages) :
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780773411333
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote

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