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The Resource Quests surd and absurd; essays in American literature, [by] James E. Miller, Jr

Quests surd and absurd; essays in American literature, [by] James E. Miller, Jr

Label
Quests surd and absurd; essays in American literature
Title
Quests surd and absurd; essays in American literature
Statement of responsibility
[by] James E. Miller, Jr
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS203
LC item number
.M5
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Quests surd and absurd; essays in American literature, [by] James E. Miller, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliographical footnotes
Contents
  • Barbaric yawps and mystic murmuring:
  • Walt Whitman: the quest for identity
  • Walt Whitman: the quest for spirit
  • Whitman and Eliot: the poetry of mysticism
  • Emily Dickinson's bright orthography
  • Emily Dickinson: the thunder's tongue
  • 1.
  • Departures, dislocations, descents:
  • The quest absurd: the new American novel
  • J.D. Salinger: Some crazy cliff (written with Arthur Heiserman)
  • William Faulkner: descent into the vortex
  • My Ántonia: a frontier drama of time
  • Wharton and Cather: the quest for culture
  • 2.
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xii, 271 p.
Lccn
67025520
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Photo-illustrated dust jacket. Green cloth over boards, printed in silver.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00349153
  • ucoclc349153
Label
Quests surd and absurd; essays in American literature, [by] James E. Miller, Jr
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliographical footnotes
Contents
  • Barbaric yawps and mystic murmuring:
  • Walt Whitman: the quest for identity
  • Walt Whitman: the quest for spirit
  • Whitman and Eliot: the poetry of mysticism
  • Emily Dickinson's bright orthography
  • Emily Dickinson: the thunder's tongue
  • 1.
  • Departures, dislocations, descents:
  • The quest absurd: the new American novel
  • J.D. Salinger: Some crazy cliff (written with Arthur Heiserman)
  • William Faulkner: descent into the vortex
  • My Ántonia: a frontier drama of time
  • Wharton and Cather: the quest for culture
  • 2.
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xii, 271 p.
Lccn
67025520
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Photo-illustrated dust jacket. Green cloth over boards, printed in silver.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00349153
  • ucoclc349153

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