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The Resource Early modern poetics in Melville and Poe : memory, melancholy, and the emblematic tradition, William E. Engel, The University of the South, USA

Early modern poetics in Melville and Poe : memory, melancholy, and the emblematic tradition, William E. Engel, The University of the South, USA

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Early modern poetics in Melville and Poe : memory, melancholy, and the emblematic tradition
Title
Early modern poetics in Melville and Poe
Title remainder
memory, melancholy, and the emblematic tradition
Statement of responsibility
William E. Engel, The University of the South, USA
Title variation
Memory, melancholy, and the emblematic tradition
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.309
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS2384.E63
LC item number
E54 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Early modern poetics in Melville and Poe : memory, melancholy, and the emblematic tradition, William E. Engel, The University of the South, USA
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: stylistic choices and intellectual armature -- Melville's melancholy landscapes. Salvator R.Tarnmoor's mnemonic itinerary; Allegories of decay and the decay of allegory; Mime and masquerade in the theatrum mundi -- Poe's mirrored memory palaces. The William Wilson effect; Magical architecture and chiastic echoes; Emblems of mournful and never-ending remembrance -- Conclusion : reclaiming irredeemable loss -- Appendix ("The raven")
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
191 pages
Isbn
9781409435877
Isbn Type
(ebook)
Lccn
2011040915
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
BYU Melville copy includes dust jacket.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn809252895
Label
Early modern poetics in Melville and Poe : memory, melancholy, and the emblematic tradition, William E. Engel, The University of the South, USA
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: stylistic choices and intellectual armature -- Melville's melancholy landscapes. Salvator R.Tarnmoor's mnemonic itinerary; Allegories of decay and the decay of allegory; Mime and masquerade in the theatrum mundi -- Poe's mirrored memory palaces. The William Wilson effect; Magical architecture and chiastic echoes; Emblems of mournful and never-ending remembrance -- Conclusion : reclaiming irredeemable loss -- Appendix ("The raven")
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
191 pages
Isbn
9781409435877
Isbn Type
(ebook)
Lccn
2011040915
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
BYU Melville copy includes dust jacket.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn809252895

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