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The Resource Savage eye : Melville and the visual arts, edited by Christopher Sten

Savage eye : Melville and the visual arts, edited by Christopher Sten

Label
Savage eye : Melville and the visual arts
Title
Savage eye
Title remainder
Melville and the visual arts
Statement of responsibility
edited by Christopher Sten
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS2388.A75
LC item number
S38 1991
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sten, Christopher
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Melville, Herman
  • Art and literature
Label
Savage eye : Melville and the visual arts, edited by Christopher Sten
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 309-322)
Contents
Melville and the visual arts: An overview / Christopher Sten --Melville's reading in the visual arts / Douglas Robillard -- Bulkington, J.M.W. Turner, and "The Lee Shore" / Robert K. Wallace -- Melville's temples / Sanford E. Marovitz -- "Like bed of asparagus": Melville and architecture / Bryan C. Short -- Melville and John Vanderlyn: Ruin and historical fate from "Bartleby" to Israel Potter / Wyn Kelley -- The white mountains, Thomas Cole, and "Tartarus": The sublime, the subliminal, and the sublimated / John M.J. Gretchko -- Toning down the green: Melville's picturesque / John Bryant -- "Why talk of Jaffa?": Melville's Israel Potter, Baron Gros, Zummo, and the Plague / Hennig Cohen -- Daumier's Robert Macaire and Melville's Confidence Man / Helen P. Trimpi --Melville's art: Overtures from the journal of 1856-1857 / Basem L. Ra'ad -- Melville and Dutch genre painting / Dennis Berthold -- Wrestling with the angel: Melville's use of the visual arts in Timoloen / Douglas Robillard -- Classical iconography in the aesthetics of Billy Budd, Sailor / Gail Coffler
Control code
23179647
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 338 p.
Isbn
9780873384445
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk.)
Lccn
91009994
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Savage eye : Melville and the visual arts, edited by Christopher Sten
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 309-322)
Contents
Melville and the visual arts: An overview / Christopher Sten --Melville's reading in the visual arts / Douglas Robillard -- Bulkington, J.M.W. Turner, and "The Lee Shore" / Robert K. Wallace -- Melville's temples / Sanford E. Marovitz -- "Like bed of asparagus": Melville and architecture / Bryan C. Short -- Melville and John Vanderlyn: Ruin and historical fate from "Bartleby" to Israel Potter / Wyn Kelley -- The white mountains, Thomas Cole, and "Tartarus": The sublime, the subliminal, and the sublimated / John M.J. Gretchko -- Toning down the green: Melville's picturesque / John Bryant -- "Why talk of Jaffa?": Melville's Israel Potter, Baron Gros, Zummo, and the Plague / Hennig Cohen -- Daumier's Robert Macaire and Melville's Confidence Man / Helen P. Trimpi --Melville's art: Overtures from the journal of 1856-1857 / Basem L. Ra'ad -- Melville and Dutch genre painting / Dennis Berthold -- Wrestling with the angel: Melville's use of the visual arts in Timoloen / Douglas Robillard -- Classical iconography in the aesthetics of Billy Budd, Sailor / Gail Coffler
Control code
23179647
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 338 p.
Isbn
9780873384445
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk.)
Lccn
91009994
Other physical details
ill.

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