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The Hunter Gracchus and other papers on literature and art, Guy Davenport

Label
The Hunter Gracchus and other papers on literature and art
Title
The Hunter Gracchus and other papers on literature and art
Statement of responsibility
Guy Davenport
Title variation
Hunter Gracchus
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLM
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
NX60
LC item number
.D38 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Label
The Hunter Gracchus and other papers on literature and art, Guy Davenport
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
The hunter Gracchus -- On reading -- Tom and Gene -- Taking up serpents --Shaker light -- Joyce the reader -- II Timothy -- Civilization and its opposite in the 1940s -- Style as protagonist in Donald Barthelme -- Stanley Spencer and David Jones -- Wheel ruts -- Eros, his intelligence -- A letter to the masterbuilder -- Two notes on Wallace Stevens -- Jack Sharpless -- Thoreau and the dispersion of seeds -- Life, chance, and Charles Darwin -- Lenard Moore -- Guernica -- Late Gertrude -- O. Henry -- Gerald Barrax -- Calvino: six memos for the next millennium -- Journal I -- Gibbon -- Journal II -- What are revolutions? -- Walt Whitman and Ronald Johnson -- Grant Wood's The good influence -- Writing untied and retied as drawing -- The drawings of Paul Cadmus -- Micrographs -- Mr. Hawthorne, of Salem -- The comic muse -- Travel reconsidered -- Keeping time -- The sage of Slabsides -- John Cheever in Paradise -- Stephen Crane -- Ruskin according to Proust
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
ix, 339 p.
Isbn
9781887178242
Note
  • Spec. Coll. Sontag copy is part of a collection (Collection 892). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Books from the library of Susan Sontag. Item is in box 478.
  • Spec. Coll. Sontag copy: Illustrated dust jacket. Maroon smooth cloth over boards; stamped in gilt on spine. Maroon endpapers. Paper markers laid in, and Sontag's underlining and marks in margins indicating interest.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)49642083
  • ucoclc49642083
Label
The Hunter Gracchus and other papers on literature and art, Guy Davenport
Publication
Contents
The hunter Gracchus -- On reading -- Tom and Gene -- Taking up serpents --Shaker light -- Joyce the reader -- II Timothy -- Civilization and its opposite in the 1940s -- Style as protagonist in Donald Barthelme -- Stanley Spencer and David Jones -- Wheel ruts -- Eros, his intelligence -- A letter to the masterbuilder -- Two notes on Wallace Stevens -- Jack Sharpless -- Thoreau and the dispersion of seeds -- Life, chance, and Charles Darwin -- Lenard Moore -- Guernica -- Late Gertrude -- O. Henry -- Gerald Barrax -- Calvino: six memos for the next millennium -- Journal I -- Gibbon -- Journal II -- What are revolutions? -- Walt Whitman and Ronald Johnson -- Grant Wood's The good influence -- Writing untied and retied as drawing -- The drawings of Paul Cadmus -- Micrographs -- Mr. Hawthorne, of Salem -- The comic muse -- Travel reconsidered -- Keeping time -- The sage of Slabsides -- John Cheever in Paradise -- Stephen Crane -- Ruskin according to Proust
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
ix, 339 p.
Isbn
9781887178242
Note
  • Spec. Coll. Sontag copy is part of a collection (Collection 892). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Books from the library of Susan Sontag. Item is in box 478.
  • Spec. Coll. Sontag copy: Illustrated dust jacket. Maroon smooth cloth over boards; stamped in gilt on spine. Maroon endpapers. Paper markers laid in, and Sontag's underlining and marks in margins indicating interest.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)49642083
  • ucoclc49642083

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