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The Resource Playing the races : ethnic caricature and American literary realism, Henry B. Wonham

Playing the races : ethnic caricature and American literary realism, Henry B. Wonham

Label
Playing the races : ethnic caricature and American literary realism
Title
Playing the races
Title remainder
ethnic caricature and American literary realism
Statement of responsibility
Henry B. Wonham
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wonham, Henry B.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS374.R32
LC item number
W66 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American fiction
  • Race in literature
  • Caricatures and cartoons
  • United States
  • United States
  • Stereotypes (Social psychology) in literature
  • Ethnicity in literature
  • Realism in literature
Label
Playing the races : ethnic caricature and American literary realism, Henry B. Wonham
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 173-192) and index
Contents
Introduction: the age of caricature, the age of realism -- William Dean Howells and the touch of exaggeration which typifies -- "I want a real coon": Twain and ethnic caricature -- A Jamesian art to be cultivated -- Edith Wharton's flamboyant copy -- The "curious realism" of Charles Chesnutt
Control code
52424134
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 196 p.
Isbn
9780195161946
Lccn
2003012834
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Playing the races : ethnic caricature and American literary realism, Henry B. Wonham
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 173-192) and index
Contents
Introduction: the age of caricature, the age of realism -- William Dean Howells and the touch of exaggeration which typifies -- "I want a real coon": Twain and ethnic caricature -- A Jamesian art to be cultivated -- Edith Wharton's flamboyant copy -- The "curious realism" of Charles Chesnutt
Control code
52424134
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 196 p.
Isbn
9780195161946
Lccn
2003012834
Other physical details
ill.

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