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The Resource Dreaming of heroes : American sports fiction, 1868-1980, Michael Oriard

Dreaming of heroes : American sports fiction, 1868-1980, Michael Oriard

Label
Dreaming of heroes : American sports fiction, 1868-1980
Title
Dreaming of heroes
Title remainder
American sports fiction, 1868-1980
Statement of responsibility
Michael Oriard
Creator
Contributor
Author
Former owner
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.009/355
Index
index present
LC call number
PS374.S76
LC item number
O75 1982
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Dreaming of heroes : American sports fiction, 1868-1980, Michael Oriard
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
  • "A checklist of American sports fiction": pages 263-330
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 357-372) 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
Introduction: The field defined. -- Frank Merriwell's sons: the American athlete-hero. -- The sunlit field: country and city in American sports fiction. -- Intimations of mortality: youth and age in American sports fiction. -- Men without women: sexual roles in American sports fiction. -- In extra innings: history and myth in American sports fiction
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
viii, 382 pages
Isbn
9780882297965
Lccn
81016877
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy is part of the Andy McCue Collection of Baseball Fiction Books (Collection 2257). This item does not circulate but may be viewed in Library Special Collections upon request. Search the collection title to request the item from the collection record. Item is in box 93. Glossy, illustrated wrappers. Gift of Andy McCue.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)07837978
  • ucoclc7837978
Label
Dreaming of heroes : American sports fiction, 1868-1980, Michael Oriard
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
  • "A checklist of American sports fiction": pages 263-330
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 357-372) 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
Introduction: The field defined. -- Frank Merriwell's sons: the American athlete-hero. -- The sunlit field: country and city in American sports fiction. -- Intimations of mortality: youth and age in American sports fiction. -- Men without women: sexual roles in American sports fiction. -- In extra innings: history and myth in American sports fiction
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
viii, 382 pages
Isbn
9780882297965
Lccn
81016877
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy is part of the Andy McCue Collection of Baseball Fiction Books (Collection 2257). This item does not circulate but may be viewed in Library Special Collections upon request. Search the collection title to request the item from the collection record. Item is in box 93. Glossy, illustrated wrappers. Gift of Andy McCue.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)07837978
  • ucoclc7837978

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