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The Resource Critical essays on Herman Melville's "Benito Cereno", edited by Robert E. Burkholder

Critical essays on Herman Melville's "Benito Cereno", edited by Robert E. Burkholder

Label
Critical essays on Herman Melville's "Benito Cereno"
Title
Critical essays on Herman Melville's "Benito Cereno"
Statement of responsibility
edited by Robert E. Burkholder
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.3
Index
index present
LC call number
PS2384.B42
LC item number
C75 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Critical essays on American literature
Label
Critical essays on Herman Melville's "Benito Cereno", edited by Robert E. Burkholder
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Notice of The piazza tales / The Christian Freeman and Family Visiter -- Notice of The piazza tales / The Knickerbocker -- Melville's Timonism in "Benito Cereno" / Lewis Mumford -- "Benito Cereno" : a masterpiece of mystery, suspense and terror" Sterling Brown -- The failure of "Benito Cereno" / Newton Arvin -- Critical problems in Melville's "Benito Cereno" / Joseph Schiffman -- Herman Melville and the American national sin : the meaning of "Benito Cereno" / Sidney Kaplan -- "Benito Cereno" and the gothic horror slavery / Leslie Fiedler -- "Apparent symbol of despotic command" : Melville's Benito Cereno / H. Bruce Franklin -- "The mechanism of mystification" in "Benito Cereno" / Warner Berthoff -- "Benito Cereno" : Melville's fable of Black complicity / Kermit Vanderbilt -- Benito Cereno : slavery and violence in the Americas / Joyce Sparer Adler
  • "Benito Cereno" and manifest destiny / Allan Moore Emery -- The legal fictions of Herman Melville and Lemuel Shaw / Brook Thomas -- Reenvisioning America : Melville's "Benito Cereno" / Sandra A. Zagarell -- Benito Cereno and new world slavery / Eric J. Sundquist -- Benito Cereno : Melville's de(con)struction of the southern reader / Charles Swann -- "Follow your leader" : the theme of cannibalism in Melville's Benito Cereno / Sterling Stuckey -- The riddle of the sphinx : Melville's "Benito Cereno" and the Amistad case / Carolyn L. Karcher -- Past, present, and future seemed one / H. Bruce Franklin
Control code
ocm25676846
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xi, 253 p.
Isbn
9780816173174
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
92010831
System control number
878454
Label
Critical essays on Herman Melville's "Benito Cereno", edited by Robert E. Burkholder
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Notice of The piazza tales / The Christian Freeman and Family Visiter -- Notice of The piazza tales / The Knickerbocker -- Melville's Timonism in "Benito Cereno" / Lewis Mumford -- "Benito Cereno" : a masterpiece of mystery, suspense and terror" Sterling Brown -- The failure of "Benito Cereno" / Newton Arvin -- Critical problems in Melville's "Benito Cereno" / Joseph Schiffman -- Herman Melville and the American national sin : the meaning of "Benito Cereno" / Sidney Kaplan -- "Benito Cereno" and the gothic horror slavery / Leslie Fiedler -- "Apparent symbol of despotic command" : Melville's Benito Cereno / H. Bruce Franklin -- "The mechanism of mystification" in "Benito Cereno" / Warner Berthoff -- "Benito Cereno" : Melville's fable of Black complicity / Kermit Vanderbilt -- Benito Cereno : slavery and violence in the Americas / Joyce Sparer Adler
  • "Benito Cereno" and manifest destiny / Allan Moore Emery -- The legal fictions of Herman Melville and Lemuel Shaw / Brook Thomas -- Reenvisioning America : Melville's "Benito Cereno" / Sandra A. Zagarell -- Benito Cereno and new world slavery / Eric J. Sundquist -- Benito Cereno : Melville's de(con)struction of the southern reader / Charles Swann -- "Follow your leader" : the theme of cannibalism in Melville's Benito Cereno / Sterling Stuckey -- The riddle of the sphinx : Melville's "Benito Cereno" and the Amistad case / Carolyn L. Karcher -- Past, present, and future seemed one / H. Bruce Franklin
Control code
ocm25676846
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xi, 253 p.
Isbn
9780816173174
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
92010831
System control number
878454

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