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The American novel, 1789-1939, by Carl Van Doren

Label
The American novel, 1789-1939
Title
The American novel, 1789-1939
Statement of responsibility
by Carl Van Doren
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the beginnings of fiction in America and the earliest writer researched is Cooper and the latest is Wolfe. Commentaries on the novelists are presented
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1885-1950
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Van Doren, Carl
Dewey number
813.09
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS371
LC item number
.V3 1940
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American fiction
  • Hawthorne, Nathaniel
  • Cooper, James Fenimore
  • James, Henry
  • Wolfe, Thomas
  • Wharton, Edith
  • Howells, William Dean
  • Melville, Herman
  • Twain, Mark
  • Lewis, Sinclair
  • Cabell, James Branch
  • Cather, Willa
  • Dreiser, Theodore
  • Roman
  • USA
  • American fiction
  • Roman
  • USA
Label
The American novel, 1789-1939, by Carl Van Doren
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 367-382)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Howells and realism:
  • New frontiers and old settlements
  • William Dean Howells
  • Mark Twain
  • Henry James
  • Types of fiction
  • Local and historical:
  • Local color
  • Romantic history
  • Emergence of naturalism
  • Beginnings of fiction:
  • Theodore Dreiser
  • Tradition and transition:
  • Stream of fiction
  • Edith Wharton
  • Willa Cather
  • Revolt from the village
  • Sinclair Lewis
  • Romance, comedy, satire:
  • James Branch Cabell
  • Lively decade
  • Arguments and experiments
  • New realisms:
  • Post-war
  • Thomas Wolfe
  • Revisions
  • Three matters of American romance
  • James Fenimore Cooper
  • Romances of adventure
  • Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • Herman Melville
  • Blood and tears
Control code
16830330
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Rev. and enl. ed.
Extent
vii, 406 pages
Lccn
40004354
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm00269681
  • (OCoLC)269681
Label
The American novel, 1789-1939, by Carl Van Doren
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 367-382)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Howells and realism:
  • New frontiers and old settlements
  • William Dean Howells
  • Mark Twain
  • Henry James
  • Types of fiction
  • Local and historical:
  • Local color
  • Romantic history
  • Emergence of naturalism
  • Beginnings of fiction:
  • Theodore Dreiser
  • Tradition and transition:
  • Stream of fiction
  • Edith Wharton
  • Willa Cather
  • Revolt from the village
  • Sinclair Lewis
  • Romance, comedy, satire:
  • James Branch Cabell
  • Lively decade
  • Arguments and experiments
  • New realisms:
  • Post-war
  • Thomas Wolfe
  • Revisions
  • Three matters of American romance
  • James Fenimore Cooper
  • Romances of adventure
  • Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • Herman Melville
  • Blood and tears
Control code
16830330
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Rev. and enl. ed.
Extent
vii, 406 pages
Lccn
40004354
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm00269681
  • (OCoLC)269681

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