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The Resource Empire and the literature of sensation : an anthology of nineteenth-century popular fiction, edited and with an introduction by Jesse Alemán and Shelley Streeby

Empire and the literature of sensation : an anthology of nineteenth-century popular fiction, edited and with an introduction by Jesse Alemán and Shelley Streeby

Label
Empire and the literature of sensation : an anthology of nineteenth-century popular fiction
Title
Empire and the literature of sensation
Title remainder
an anthology of nineteenth-century popular fiction
Statement of responsibility
edited and with an introduction by Jesse Alemán and Shelley Streeby
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Mid-nineteenth-century American literature teems with the energy and excitement characteristic of the nation?s era of expansion. It also reveals the intense anxiety and conflict of a country struggling with what it will mean, socially and culturally, to incorporate previously held Spanish territories. Empire and the Literature of Sensation is a critical anthology of some of the most popular and sensational writings published before the Civil War. It is a collection of transvestite adventures, forbidden love, class conflict, and terrifying encounters with racial?others.?. Most of the accounts,
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1968-
  • 1963-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Alemán, Jesse
  • Streeby, Shelley
Series statement
Multi-ethnic literatures of the Americas
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American fiction
  • Popular literature
  • Imperialism
  • Indigenous peoples
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • American fiction
  • Imperialism
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Popular literature
  • America
  • United States
  • Imperialismus
  • Literatur
  • USA
Label
Empire and the literature of sensation : an anthology of nineteenth-century popular fiction, edited and with an introduction by Jesse Alemán and Shelley Streeby
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-297)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- A note on the texts -- The female warrior -- Magdalena, the beautiful Mexican maid / Ned Buntline -- 'Bel of Prairie Eden / George Lippard -- A thrilling and exciting account of the sufferings and horrible tortures inflicted on Mortimer Bowers and Miss Sophia Delaplain -- The prisoner of La Vintresse / Mary Andrews Denison
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ocn190791299
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxi, 297 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813541419
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt19s9hxf
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not applicable
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unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)190791299
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Empire and the literature of sensation : an anthology of nineteenth-century popular fiction, edited and with an introduction by Jesse Alemán and Shelley Streeby
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-297)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- A note on the texts -- The female warrior -- Magdalena, the beautiful Mexican maid / Ned Buntline -- 'Bel of Prairie Eden / George Lippard -- A thrilling and exciting account of the sufferings and horrible tortures inflicted on Mortimer Bowers and Miss Sophia Delaplain -- The prisoner of La Vintresse / Mary Andrews Denison
Control code
ocn190791299
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxi, 297 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813541419
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt19s9hxf
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)190791299
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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