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The Resource Shades of green : visions of nature in the literature of American slavery, 1770-1860, Ian Frederick Finseth

Shades of green : visions of nature in the literature of American slavery, 1770-1860, Ian Frederick Finseth

Label
Shades of green : visions of nature in the literature of American slavery, 1770-1860
Title
Shades of green
Title remainder
visions of nature in the literature of American slavery, 1770-1860
Statement of responsibility
Ian Frederick Finseth
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
810.9/355
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
PS186
LC item number
.F56 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Shades of green : visions of nature in the literature of American slavery, 1770-1860, Ian Frederick Finseth
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 299-339) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Nature, civilization, and the progress of antislavery philosophy -- Natural science in early antislavery thought -- Natural aesthetics in early antislavery literature -- Narrative, temporality, and the international traveler -- Crèvecoeur's natural contract -- Olaudah Equiano and the paradox of history -- Natural evil and human development -- The problem of theodicy -- Antebellum natural science -- The natural law of free development -- Nations of blood -- The separatist impulse, from David Walker to Martin Delany -- Of men and mollusks: Emerson's providential biology -- Race in the landscape -- Pastoral, race, and the visual imagination -- Toward an African American georgic -- Coda: antislavery pictorialism -- Revisiting, reliving, reforming -- The geography of the slave narrative -- From the garden to the swamp: Harriet Beecher Stowe -- Oxen and sweet potatoes: Douglass on the land -- Epilogue: shadows of green
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 348 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780820328652
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008010916
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn213375869
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn373764784
Label
Shades of green : visions of nature in the literature of American slavery, 1770-1860, Ian Frederick Finseth
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 299-339) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Nature, civilization, and the progress of antislavery philosophy -- Natural science in early antislavery thought -- Natural aesthetics in early antislavery literature -- Narrative, temporality, and the international traveler -- Crèvecoeur's natural contract -- Olaudah Equiano and the paradox of history -- Natural evil and human development -- The problem of theodicy -- Antebellum natural science -- The natural law of free development -- Nations of blood -- The separatist impulse, from David Walker to Martin Delany -- Of men and mollusks: Emerson's providential biology -- Race in the landscape -- Pastoral, race, and the visual imagination -- Toward an African American georgic -- Coda: antislavery pictorialism -- Revisiting, reliving, reforming -- The geography of the slave narrative -- From the garden to the swamp: Harriet Beecher Stowe -- Oxen and sweet potatoes: Douglass on the land -- Epilogue: shadows of green
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 348 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780820328652
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008010916
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn213375869
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn373764784

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