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The long and short of it : from aphorism to novel, Gary Saul Morson

Label
The long and short of it : from aphorism to novel
Title
The long and short of it
Title remainder
from aphorism to novel
Statement of responsibility
Gary Saul Morson
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book explores the family of very short literary genres-- aphorisms, witticisms, wise sayings, and other short forms, from the perspective of their world views and the devices that express them
Cataloging source
CSt/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Morson, Gary Saul
Dewey number
818/.602
Index
index present
LC call number
PN6269.A2
LC item number
M67 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aphorisms and apothegms
  • Wit and humor
  • Epigram
  • Literary form
Label
The long and short of it : from aphorism to novel, Gary Saul Morson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the long and short of it -- Genre and brevity -- Apothegms -- Witticism and witlessism -- Wisdom and counter-wisdom -- Two kinds of trial -- Prosaic apothegms -- Conclusion : the great conversation
Control code
2011039934
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xx, 273 pages
Isbn
9780804781695
Lccn
2011039934
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
The long and short of it : from aphorism to novel, Gary Saul Morson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the long and short of it -- Genre and brevity -- Apothegms -- Witticism and witlessism -- Wisdom and counter-wisdom -- Two kinds of trial -- Prosaic apothegms -- Conclusion : the great conversation
Control code
2011039934
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xx, 273 pages
Isbn
9780804781695
Lccn
2011039934
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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