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The Resource Edgar Allan Poe : a study of the short fiction, Charles E. May

Edgar Allan Poe : a study of the short fiction, Charles E. May

Label
Edgar Allan Poe : a study of the short fiction
Title
Edgar Allan Poe
Title remainder
a study of the short fiction
Statement of responsibility
Charles E. May
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the techniques and theories used by Poe in his writing of short stories, discusses his impact on the evolution of the genre, and also includes comments and critiques of Poe's work by noted scholars
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
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May, Charles E.
Dewey number
813/.3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS2642.F43
LC item number
M39 1991
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Twayne's studies in short fiction
Series volume
no. 28
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Poe, Edgar Allan
  • Poe, Edgar Allan
  • Poe, Edgar Allan
  • Fiction
  • Short story
  • Criticism and interpretation
  • Fiction
  • Short story
  • Kurzgeschichte
Label
Edgar Allan Poe : a study of the short fiction, Charles E. May
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 179-189) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I, The short fiction -- Historical context -- Critical context -- Beginnings -- Parody and play -- Truth and fiction -- Body and spirit -- Obsession and unity of effect -- Detective fiction -- Alternate realms of reality -- The retreat into art -- Conclusion -- Notes to Part 1 -- Part 2, The writer -- Introduction -- Totality of interest -- The brief srticle -- Unity of plot -- Mystery -- The mystic undercurrent -- Allegory -- The prose tale -- The philosophy of composition -- The poetic principle -- Eureka -- Part 3, The Critics -- Introduction -- Kermit Vanderbilt -- Michael Williams -- Ronald Bieganowski
Control code
ocm23463511
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xii, 196 pages
Isbn
9780805783377
Lccn
91012225
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o23463511
  • (OCoLC)23463511
Label
Edgar Allan Poe : a study of the short fiction, Charles E. May
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 179-189) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I, The short fiction -- Historical context -- Critical context -- Beginnings -- Parody and play -- Truth and fiction -- Body and spirit -- Obsession and unity of effect -- Detective fiction -- Alternate realms of reality -- The retreat into art -- Conclusion -- Notes to Part 1 -- Part 2, The writer -- Introduction -- Totality of interest -- The brief srticle -- Unity of plot -- Mystery -- The mystic undercurrent -- Allegory -- The prose tale -- The philosophy of composition -- The poetic principle -- Eureka -- Part 3, The Critics -- Introduction -- Kermit Vanderbilt -- Michael Williams -- Ronald Bieganowski
Control code
ocm23463511
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xii, 196 pages
Isbn
9780805783377
Lccn
91012225
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o23463511
  • (OCoLC)23463511

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