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The Resource The difficult art of giving : patronage, philanthropy, and the American literary market, Francesca Sawaya

The difficult art of giving : patronage, philanthropy, and the American literary market, Francesca Sawaya

Label
The difficult art of giving : patronage, philanthropy, and the American literary market
Title
The difficult art of giving
Title remainder
patronage, philanthropy, and the American literary market
Statement of responsibility
Francesca Sawaya
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Difficult Art of Giving rethinks the economic history of American literature, demonstrating that the practices of patronage and corporate-based philanthropy shaped the literary market . Francesca Sawaya examines the importance of patronage and philanthropy on major post-bellum authors' careers and fiction
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Sawaya, Francesca
Index
index present
Language note
In English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Haney Foundation series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Authors and patrons in literature
  • Philanthropists in literature
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • Authors and patrons
  • Authors and patrons
  • Economics and literature
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • American literature
  • Authors and patrons
  • Authors and patrons in literature
  • Economics and literature
  • Philanthropists in literature
  • United States
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • Anglo-American Literature, general
  • Authors and patrons in literature
  • Authors and patrons
  • Authors and patrons
  • Authors and patrons
  • Economics and literature
  • Literary Studies
  • Literature in Diverse Languages
  • Philanthropists in literature
  • Englische Literatur Amerikas
Label
The difficult art of giving : patronage, philanthropy, and the American literary market, Francesca Sawaya
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Chapter 5. ''Inexplicable Tangles of Personality'': Patronage, Philanthropy, and Progressive Irony in Theodore Dreiser
  • Afterword
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index
  • Acknowledgments
  • Frontmatter
  • Contents
  • Preface. From the Harlem Renaissance
  • Introduction. ''The Difficult Art of Giving''
  • Chapter 1. American Generosity: Philanthropy in Henry James
  • Chapter 2. ''Livin' on My Money'': The Politics of Gratitude and Ingratitude in Howells
  • Chapter 3. ''The Gospel of Self'': Philanthropy and Political Economy in Mark Twain
  • Chapter 4. ''That Friendship of the Whites'': Patronage and Philanthropy in Charles Chesnutt
Control code
ocn884615827
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812290035
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.9783/9780812290035
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt70fpw7
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)884615827
Label
The difficult art of giving : patronage, philanthropy, and the American literary market, Francesca Sawaya
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Chapter 5. ''Inexplicable Tangles of Personality'': Patronage, Philanthropy, and Progressive Irony in Theodore Dreiser
  • Afterword
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index
  • Acknowledgments
  • Frontmatter
  • Contents
  • Preface. From the Harlem Renaissance
  • Introduction. ''The Difficult Art of Giving''
  • Chapter 1. American Generosity: Philanthropy in Henry James
  • Chapter 2. ''Livin' on My Money'': The Politics of Gratitude and Ingratitude in Howells
  • Chapter 3. ''The Gospel of Self'': Philanthropy and Political Economy in Mark Twain
  • Chapter 4. ''That Friendship of the Whites'': Patronage and Philanthropy in Charles Chesnutt
Control code
ocn884615827
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812290035
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.9783/9780812290035
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt70fpw7
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)884615827

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