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The Resource The daemon knows : literary greatness and the American sublime, Harold Bloom

The daemon knows : literary greatness and the American sublime, Harold Bloom

Label
The daemon knows : literary greatness and the American sublime
Title
The daemon knows
Title remainder
literary greatness and the American sublime
Statement of responsibility
Harold Bloom
Title variation
Demon knows
Title variation remainder
literary greatness and the American sublime
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Harold Bloom ... returns with a definitive yet personal book on twelve American writers upon whose work he believes the American canon is built. While his references to American writers are wide-ranging, he focuses on twelve: Walt Whitman, Herman Melville, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Emily Dickinson, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Henry James, Mark Twain, Robert Frost, Wallace Stevens, T.S. Eliot, William Faulkner, and Hart Crane-- those writers whose works make up what he calls the American sublime"--
Summary
Focusing on 12 American writers—including Walt Whitman, Emily Dickinson, Mark Twain and Hart Crane—a renowned American literary critic discusses the greatest authors of American literature whose works make up what he calls the American sublime
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Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10416260
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1930-2019
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bloom, Harold
Dewey number
810.9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS121
LC item number
.B594 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • LITERARY CRITICISM / American / General
  • LITERARY CRITICISM / Books & Reading
  • LITERARY CRITICISM / General
  • American literature
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
literary greatness and the American sublime
Label
The daemon knows : literary greatness and the American sublime, Harold Bloom
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 499-500) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1090290
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvi, 524 pages
Isbn
9780812997828
Isbn Type
(hbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2014040844
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780812997828
  • (OCoLC)894816439
Label
The daemon knows : literary greatness and the American sublime, Harold Bloom
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 499-500) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1090290
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvi, 524 pages
Isbn
9780812997828
Isbn Type
(hbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2014040844
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780812997828
  • (OCoLC)894816439

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