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The classic vision; : the retreat from extremity in modern literature

Label
The classic vision; : the retreat from extremity in modern literature
Title
The classic vision;
Title remainder
the retreat from extremity in modern literature
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1923-2000
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Krieger, Murray
Dewey number
820.9
Index
index present
LC call number
  • PS88
  • PN701
LC item number
  • .K7
  • .K75
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • English literature
Label
The classic vision; : the retreat from extremity in modern literature
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • Adam Bede and the cushioned fall; the extenuation of extremity
  • Postscript; the naive classic and the merely comic
  • The retreat from extremity through the acceptance of the human barnyard--
  • The human inadequacy of Gulliver, Strephon, and Walter Shandy-and the barnyard alternative
  • The assumption of the burden of history in All the King's Men
  • The retreat from the extremity through an alternative to Sainthood
  • The light-ening of the burden of history; Light in August
  • Murder in the Cathedral; the limits of drama and the freedom of vision
  • Theoretical; the tragic vision and the classic vision
  • Historical; The drab vision of earthly love
  • The retreat from extremity through the worship of bloodless abstraction
  • Eloisa to Abelard; the escape from body or the embrace of body
  • The cosmetic cosmos of The Rape of the Lock
  • Samuel Johnson; The extensive view of mankind and the cost of acceptance
  • The retreat from extremity through the embrace of the natural human community
  • William Wordsworth and the Felix Culpa
Control code
ocm00251991
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 376 p.
Isbn
9780801813122
Lccn
77167984
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780801813122
  • (OCoLC)251991
Label
The classic vision; : the retreat from extremity in modern literature
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • Adam Bede and the cushioned fall; the extenuation of extremity
  • Postscript; the naive classic and the merely comic
  • The retreat from extremity through the acceptance of the human barnyard--
  • The human inadequacy of Gulliver, Strephon, and Walter Shandy-and the barnyard alternative
  • The assumption of the burden of history in All the King's Men
  • The retreat from the extremity through an alternative to Sainthood
  • The light-ening of the burden of history; Light in August
  • Murder in the Cathedral; the limits of drama and the freedom of vision
  • Theoretical; the tragic vision and the classic vision
  • Historical; The drab vision of earthly love
  • The retreat from extremity through the worship of bloodless abstraction
  • Eloisa to Abelard; the escape from body or the embrace of body
  • The cosmetic cosmos of The Rape of the Lock
  • Samuel Johnson; The extensive view of mankind and the cost of acceptance
  • The retreat from extremity through the embrace of the natural human community
  • William Wordsworth and the Felix Culpa
Control code
ocm00251991
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 376 p.
Isbn
9780801813122
Lccn
77167984
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780801813122
  • (OCoLC)251991

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