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The Resource Readers in history : nineteenth-century American literature and the contexts of response, edited by James L. Machor

Readers in history : nineteenth-century American literature and the contexts of response, edited by James L. Machor

Label
Readers in history : nineteenth-century American literature and the contexts of response
Title
Readers in history
Title remainder
nineteenth-century American literature and the contexts of response
Statement of responsibility
edited by James L. Machor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
810.9/003
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS201
LC item number
.R37 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Readers in history : nineteenth-century American literature and the contexts of response, edited by James L. Machor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Misreading as a historical act : cultural rhetoric, Bible politics, and Fuller's 1845 review of Douglass's Narrative / Steven Mailloux -- Swept away : Henry James, Margaret Fuller, and "The Last of the Valerii" / John Carlos Rowe -- Historical hermeneutics and antebellum fiction : gender, response theory, and interpretive contexts / James L. Machor -- Feminism, New Historicism, and the reader / Wai Chee Dimock -- Cooper's Allegories of reading and "the wreck of the past" / Robert Daly -- The address of The scarlet letter / Stephen Railton -- Poetry readers and reading in the 1890s : Emily Dickinson's first reception / Willis Buckingham -- Probable readers, possible stories : the limits of nineteenth-century Black narrative / Raymond Hedin -- Uncle Tom's cabin and antebellum Black response / Marva Banks -- Reading before Marx : Margaret Fuller and the New-York daily tribune / Christina Zwarg -- Responding to the text(s): women readers and the quest for higher education / Susan K. Harris
Control code
ocm25711733
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxix, 285 p.
Isbn
9780801844379
Isbn Type
(pbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
92014471
System control number
866350
Label
Readers in history : nineteenth-century American literature and the contexts of response, edited by James L. Machor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Misreading as a historical act : cultural rhetoric, Bible politics, and Fuller's 1845 review of Douglass's Narrative / Steven Mailloux -- Swept away : Henry James, Margaret Fuller, and "The Last of the Valerii" / John Carlos Rowe -- Historical hermeneutics and antebellum fiction : gender, response theory, and interpretive contexts / James L. Machor -- Feminism, New Historicism, and the reader / Wai Chee Dimock -- Cooper's Allegories of reading and "the wreck of the past" / Robert Daly -- The address of The scarlet letter / Stephen Railton -- Poetry readers and reading in the 1890s : Emily Dickinson's first reception / Willis Buckingham -- Probable readers, possible stories : the limits of nineteenth-century Black narrative / Raymond Hedin -- Uncle Tom's cabin and antebellum Black response / Marva Banks -- Reading before Marx : Margaret Fuller and the New-York daily tribune / Christina Zwarg -- Responding to the text(s): women readers and the quest for higher education / Susan K. Harris
Control code
ocm25711733
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxix, 285 p.
Isbn
9780801844379
Isbn Type
(pbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
92014471
System control number
866350

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