Last edited by Malall
Sunday, July 19, 2020 | History

1 edition of The Oxford encyclopedia of American literature found in the catalog.

The Oxford encyclopedia of American literature

The Oxford encyclopedia of American literature

  • 280 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Oxford University Press in New York, Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American literature -- Encyclopedias.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography and index.

    StatementJay Parini, editor in chief. Vol.3, Norman Mailer - Sentimental literature.
    GenreEncyclopedias.
    ContributionsParini, Jay.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination554 p. :
    Number of Pages554
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22816857M

    Temporality and Literary Theory Page 1 of 29 €PRINTED FROM the OXFORD RESEARCH ENCYCLOPEDIA, LITERATURE (runrevlive.com). (c) Oxford University. Citation styles. runrevlive.com gives you the ability to cite reference entries and articles according to common styles from the Modern Language Association (MLA), The Chicago Manual of Style, and the American Psychological Association (APA).

    Mar 01,  · The Oxford Encyclopedia of Children's Literature book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. For much of its history, children's /5. Oxford Reference Brewer's Dictionary of Modern Phrase & Fable Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase & Fable, 19th edition Dictionary of American Family Names Dict. Locations & Hours Oxford Companion to American Literature, 6th edition Oxford Encyclopedia of .

    World Book Encyclopedia, Edition, Classic Binding. $ World Book Encyclopedia Edition, Classic Binding (22 Volumes) $ World Book Encyclopedia Edition + World/US Desk Map. $ Classic World Book Encyclopedia Package. Jan 01,  · The Oxford Encyclopedia of American Military and Diplomatic History, a two-volume set, will offer both assessment and analysis of the key episodes, issues and actors in the military and diplomatic history of the United States.


Share this book
You might also like
Excavations at Lefkandi, Euboea, 1964-66

Excavations at Lefkandi, Euboea, 1964-66

inside story of Adam and Eve.

inside story of Adam and Eve.

London engineering

London engineering

Best American mystery stories

Best American mystery stories

opera

opera

Books and writers

Books and writers

Literacy, values and non-literary texts

Literacy, values and non-literary texts

Laws of Maryland

Laws of Maryland

Soil survey of the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta area, California

Soil survey of the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta area, California

Assays.

Assays.

Message in a bottle

Message in a bottle

color top method of recording skin pigmentation.

color top method of recording skin pigmentation.

York Haven quadrangle, Pennsylvania

York Haven quadrangle, Pennsylvania

The Oxford encyclopedia of American literature Download PDF EPUB FB2

Choice Outstanding Academic Title Pennsylvania School Librarians Association “Best Reference Title” Library Journal Best Reference entriesThis award-winning Encyclopedia surveys the vibrant terrain of American literature in essays from leading scholars, encompassing the range and depth of American literary history from the s to the present day.

For more than half a century, The Oxford Companion to American Literature has been an unparalleled guide to America's literary culture, providing one of the finest resources to this country's rich history of great runrevlive.com are over 2, biographical profiles of important American authors (with information regarding their style, subjects, and major works) and influential foreign writers.

More accessible than the chronological Encyclopedia of American Literature (Facts On File, ), and more concise than the "American Writers" literary biography series (Scribners), Oxford provides a wealth of reliable information on standard bearers of American literature in an easy-on-the-eyes format for students and general runrevlive.com: Jay Parini.

Get this from a library. The Oxford encyclopedia of American literature. [Jay Parini;] -- Alphabetically arranged entries include discussions of individual authors, literary movements, institutions, notable texts, literary developments, themes, ethnic literatures, and "topic" essays.

Access to the complete content on Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Literature requires a subscription or purchase. Public users are able The Oxford encyclopedia of American literature book search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter without a subscription.

Get this from a library. The Oxford encyclopedia of American literature. [Jay Parini;] -- This work surveys the vibrant terrain of American literature in essays from leading scholars, encompassing the range and depth of American literary history from the s to the present day.

The. Oxford University Press offers a variety of tools to help you promote your access to the Oxford Research Encyclopedias and get the most out of these resources.

To request any of the promotional tools, or to offer suggestions about other ways we can help support your library, please email us at [email protected] This set treats the whole of American literature, from the European discovery of America to the present, with entries in alphabetical order.

Each of the substantive essays is a major interpretive contribution. Well-known critics and scholars provide clear and vividly written essays thatreflect the latest scholarship on a given topic, as well as original thinking on the part of the critic.

The Oxford Encyclopedia of American Literature, Vol. 1 [Jay Parini] on runrevlive.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying runrevlive.com: Hardcover.

The Encyclopedia of American Literature gathers together essays from over leading scholars on the whole of American literature, from European discovery to the present. At the core of the Encyclopedia lie essays on poets, playwrights, essayists, and novelists.

Show Summary Details Preview. Choice Outstanding Academic Title. Pennsylvania School Librarians Association “Best Reference Title” Library Journal Best Reference.

entries. This award-winning Encyclopedia surveys the vibrant terrain of American literature in essays from leading scholars, encompassing the range and depth of American literary history from the s to.

This is a list of encyclopedias as well as encyclopedic and biographical dictionaries published on the subject of literature in any language. Entries are in the English language unless specifically stated as. From folk ballads to film scripts, this new five-volume encyclopedia covers the entire history of British literature from the seventh century to the present, focusing on the writers and the major texts of what are now the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland.

In five hundred substantial essays written by major scholars, the Encyclopedia of British Literature includes biographies of Reviews: 1. From folk ballads to film scripts, this new five-volume encyclopedia covers the entire history of British literature from the seventh century to the present, focusing on the writers and the major texts of what are now the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland.

The Oxford encyclopedia of American literature "This award-winning Encyclopedia surveys the vibrant terrain of American literature in essays from leading scholars, encompassing the range and depth of American literary history from the s to the present day. something that elite African-American artists (the Talented Tenth) were expected to produce.

On the principle that race divides while a higher identity unifies, Hayden presented himself as an American poet rather than as a black poet.

His greatness is that he was really both, and that his art was a fusion music of the American experience. The Oxford Encyclopedia of American Literature (Book): This set treats the whole of American literature, from the European discovery of America to the present, with entries in alphabetical order.

Each of the substantive essays is a major interpretive contribution. Well-known critics and scholars provide clear and vividly written essays thatreflect the latest scholarship on a given topic. Oxford Companions is a book series published by Oxford University Press, providing general knowledge within a specific area.

The first book published in the series was The Oxford Companion to English Literature (), compiled by the retired diplomat Sir Paul Harvey. The series has included (in alphabetical order). In a very real fashion, the literature of the American people reflects their deepest desires, aspirations, fears, and fantasies.

The Oxford Encyclopedia of American Literature gathers a wide range of information that illumines the field itself and clarifies many of its particulars. The Encyclopedia of British Literature is now available in print and as an e-reference text from Oxford's Digital Reference Shelf.

An ideal companion to The Oxford Encyclopedia of American Literature, this set will prove invaluable for students, scholars, and general readers. (source: Nielsen Book Data) Supplemental links Table of contents. The Oxford Encyclopedia of American Literature: Four volumes by Editor-Jay Parini and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at runrevlive.comOxford Encyclopedia of American Literature; Oxford Encyclopedia of British Literature; Oxford Encyclopedia of Children's Literature; Oxford English Dictionary; Oxford Guide to Literature in English Translation; Oxford Reader's Companion to Conrad; Oxford Reader's Companion to Dickens; Oxford Reader's Companion to George Eliot; Oxford Reader's.Aug 01,  · Free Online Library: The Oxford Encyclopedia of British Literature, 5 vols.(Brief Article, Book Review) by "Reference & Research Book News"; Publishing industry Library and information science Books Book reviews.