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The Resource The romance of the Holy Land in American travel writing, 1790-1876, Brian Yothers

The romance of the Holy Land in American travel writing, 1790-1876, Brian Yothers

Label
The romance of the Holy Land in American travel writing, 1790-1876
Title
The romance of the Holy Land in American travel writing, 1790-1876
Statement of responsibility
Brian Yothers
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
810.9/325694
Index
index present
LC call number
PS366.T73
LC item number
Y68 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The romance of the Holy Land in American travel writing, 1790-1876, Brian Yothers
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [139)-144) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The emergence of the Levant in American literature: Barbary captivity narratives, Oriental romances, and the Holy Land as Protestant trope -- "The all-perfect text": the skeptical piety of Protestant pilgrims to the Holy Land -- Alternative orthodoxies: Clorinda Minor, Orson Hyde, Warder Cresson, and William Henry Odenheimer -- "Such poetic illusions": the skeptical Oriental romance of John Lloyd Stephens, Bayard Taylor, George William Curtis, and William Cullen Bryant -- Quotidian pilgrimages: Mark Twain, J. Ross Browne, John William DeForest, and David Dorr in Palestine -- "As seen through one's tears": the 'double mystery' of place in Herman Melville's Clarel
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
147 p.
Isbn
9780754654926
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2006036481
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn368175672
Label
The romance of the Holy Land in American travel writing, 1790-1876, Brian Yothers
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [139)-144) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The emergence of the Levant in American literature: Barbary captivity narratives, Oriental romances, and the Holy Land as Protestant trope -- "The all-perfect text": the skeptical piety of Protestant pilgrims to the Holy Land -- Alternative orthodoxies: Clorinda Minor, Orson Hyde, Warder Cresson, and William Henry Odenheimer -- "Such poetic illusions": the skeptical Oriental romance of John Lloyd Stephens, Bayard Taylor, George William Curtis, and William Cullen Bryant -- Quotidian pilgrimages: Mark Twain, J. Ross Browne, John William DeForest, and David Dorr in Palestine -- "As seen through one's tears": the 'double mystery' of place in Herman Melville's Clarel
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
147 p.
Isbn
9780754654926
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2006036481
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn368175672

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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