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The Resource A prescription for adversity : the moral art of Ambrose Bierce, Lawrence I. Berkove

A prescription for adversity : the moral art of Ambrose Bierce, Lawrence I. Berkove

Label
A prescription for adversity : the moral art of Ambrose Bierce
Title
A prescription for adversity
Title remainder
the moral art of Ambrose Bierce
Statement of responsibility
Lawrence I. Berkove
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.4
Index
index present
LC call number
PS1097.Z5
LC item number
B47 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
A prescription for adversity : the moral art of Ambrose Bierce, Lawrence I. Berkove
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 189-216) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The topography of Bierce's career -- "Gleams like the flashing of a shield" : the theme of war -- The heart has its reasons : Bierce's successful failure at philosophy -- Bierce as craftsman : his concern with mind -- Poignant clarity : the achievement of tragedy -- "An occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge" : nothing better exists -- "Success in literature"
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 225 p.
Isbn
9780814208946
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001006159
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn370709004
Label
A prescription for adversity : the moral art of Ambrose Bierce, Lawrence I. Berkove
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 189-216) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The topography of Bierce's career -- "Gleams like the flashing of a shield" : the theme of war -- The heart has its reasons : Bierce's successful failure at philosophy -- Bierce as craftsman : his concern with mind -- Poignant clarity : the achievement of tragedy -- "An occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge" : nothing better exists -- "Success in literature"
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 225 p.
Isbn
9780814208946
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001006159
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn370709004

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