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The Resource The temple and the forum : the American museum and cultural authority in Hawthorne, Melville, Stowe, and Whitman, Les Harrison

The temple and the forum : the American museum and cultural authority in Hawthorne, Melville, Stowe, and Whitman, Les Harrison

Label
The temple and the forum : the American museum and cultural authority in Hawthorne, Melville, Stowe, and Whitman
Title
The temple and the forum
Title remainder
the American museum and cultural authority in Hawthorne, Melville, Stowe, and Whitman
Statement of responsibility
Les Harrison
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Harrison, Henry Leslie
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS217.C85
LC item number
H37 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • Museums
  • Museums
  • Museums
  • United States
  • Literature and society
  • Hawthorne, Nathaniel
  • Melville, Herman
  • Stowe, Harriet Beecher
  • Whitman, Walt
Label
The temple and the forum : the American museum and cultural authority in Hawthorne, Melville, Stowe, and Whitman, Les Harrison
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
Forums and temples: the museum as representational site -- "The emptiness of picture galleries": Hawthorne's interrogation of cultural authority in the commercial marketplace -- "For unless you own the whale": Melville's cultural interregnum -- "Arguing with pictures": constructing Uncle Tom's cabin on the New York stage -- Walt Whitman's specimens of democracy
Control code
ocm74964976
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxv, 272 p.
Isbn
9780817315634
Lccn
2006036189
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The temple and the forum : the American museum and cultural authority in Hawthorne, Melville, Stowe, and Whitman, Les Harrison
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
Forums and temples: the museum as representational site -- "The emptiness of picture galleries": Hawthorne's interrogation of cultural authority in the commercial marketplace -- "For unless you own the whale": Melville's cultural interregnum -- "Arguing with pictures": constructing Uncle Tom's cabin on the New York stage -- Walt Whitman's specimens of democracy
Control code
ocm74964976
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxv, 272 p.
Isbn
9780817315634
Lccn
2006036189
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.

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