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The Resource The formal center in literature : explorations from Poe to the present, Richard Kopley

The formal center in literature : explorations from Poe to the present, Richard Kopley

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The formal center in literature : explorations from Poe to the present
Title
The formal center in literature
Title remainder
explorations from Poe to the present
Statement of responsibility
Richard Kopley
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An investigation of the phenomenon of the framed formal center in literature of the last 180 years, illuminating both the works and correspondences among works of different genres, periods, and nations
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Cataloging source
UKMGB
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Kopley, Richard
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Studies in English and American literature and culture
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  • Narration (Rhetoric)
  • Narration (Rhetoric)
  • Narration (Rhetoric)
  • Symmetry in literature
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • English literature
  • English literature
  • English literature
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Symmetry in literature
  • Narration (Rhetoric)
  • English literature
  • American literature
Label
The formal center in literature : explorations from Poe to the present, Richard Kopley
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Publication
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
Introduction -- "Mournful and never-ending remembrance" in Edgar Allan Poe's The narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym -- Retracing our steps in Edgar Allan Poe's "The man of the crowd" -- "Scrutinizing the parchment more closely": the form of "The gold-bug" and its relationship to that of the Dupin tales -- Form and reform in Nathaniel Hawthorne's "Earth's holocaust" -- The circle and its center in Herman Melville's "Bartleby, the scrivener" -- Chiasmus in Henry David Thoreau's Walden -- The mythological centers of Lewis Carroll's Alice books -- Table as text in James Joyce's "The dead" -- The structure of Sherwood Anderson's "Hands" -- The architecture of Ernest Hemingway's "The three-day blow" -- Balance in Dashiell Hammett's The Maltese falcon -- Framing Caesar in Raymond Chandler's The big sleep -- The ridge of the domino in Patricia Highsmith's Strangers on a train -- The "x in the air" in Joyce Carol Oates's "Where are you going, where have you been?" -- The hybrid center of Zadie Smith's White teeth
Control code
on1050360744
Extent
1 online resource (204 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781787443501
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
3-239-9781787443501
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1050360744
Label
The formal center in literature : explorations from Poe to the present, Richard Kopley
Publication
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
Introduction -- "Mournful and never-ending remembrance" in Edgar Allan Poe's The narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym -- Retracing our steps in Edgar Allan Poe's "The man of the crowd" -- "Scrutinizing the parchment more closely": the form of "The gold-bug" and its relationship to that of the Dupin tales -- Form and reform in Nathaniel Hawthorne's "Earth's holocaust" -- The circle and its center in Herman Melville's "Bartleby, the scrivener" -- Chiasmus in Henry David Thoreau's Walden -- The mythological centers of Lewis Carroll's Alice books -- Table as text in James Joyce's "The dead" -- The structure of Sherwood Anderson's "Hands" -- The architecture of Ernest Hemingway's "The three-day blow" -- Balance in Dashiell Hammett's The Maltese falcon -- Framing Caesar in Raymond Chandler's The big sleep -- The ridge of the domino in Patricia Highsmith's Strangers on a train -- The "x in the air" in Joyce Carol Oates's "Where are you going, where have you been?" -- The hybrid center of Zadie Smith's White teeth
Control code
on1050360744
Extent
1 online resource (204 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781787443501
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
3-239-9781787443501
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1050360744

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