The Resource Building their own Waldos : Emerson's first biographers and the politics of life-writing in the Gilded Age, by Robert D. Habich

Building their own Waldos : Emerson's first biographers and the politics of life-writing in the Gilded Age, by Robert D. Habich

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Building their own Waldos : Emerson's first biographers and the politics of life-writing in the Gilded Age
Title
Building their own Waldos
Title remainder
Emerson's first biographers and the politics of life-writing in the Gilded Age
Statement of responsibility
by Robert D. Habich
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Habich, Robert D.
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PS1631
LC item number
.H28 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Emerson, Ralph Waldo
  • Emerson, Ralph Waldo
  • Authors, American
  • American prose literature
  • Biography as a literary form
Label
Building their own Waldos : Emerson's first biographers and the politics of life-writing in the Gilded Age, by Robert D. Habich
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 135-180) and index
Contents
Introduction : building their own Waldos -- A genre in transition : biography in the 1880s -- An act of wholesome and pure-hearted admiration : Emerson's first biographer, George Willis Cooke -- Biographers and the pornographer : Conway, Ireland, and "Emerson and his friends" -- Diagnosing the gentle iconoclast : Dr. Holmes on Emerson -- Authorizing Emerson's biography : Cabot and/or Edward Emerson -- Shelf life : the legacy of Emerson's first biographies
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxviii, 186 p.
Isbn
9781587299636
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Lccn
2010033753
Note
Caroline L. D. and Guy L. Patton library collection.
System control number
  • 3816622-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)3816622
  • (Sirsi) o657223825
  • (OCoLC)657223825
Label
Building their own Waldos : Emerson's first biographers and the politics of life-writing in the Gilded Age, by Robert D. Habich
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 135-180) and index
Contents
Introduction : building their own Waldos -- A genre in transition : biography in the 1880s -- An act of wholesome and pure-hearted admiration : Emerson's first biographer, George Willis Cooke -- Biographers and the pornographer : Conway, Ireland, and "Emerson and his friends" -- Diagnosing the gentle iconoclast : Dr. Holmes on Emerson -- Authorizing Emerson's biography : Cabot and/or Edward Emerson -- Shelf life : the legacy of Emerson's first biographies
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxviii, 186 p.
Isbn
9781587299636
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Lccn
2010033753
Note
Caroline L. D. and Guy L. Patton library collection.
System control number
  • 3816622-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)3816622
  • (Sirsi) o657223825
  • (OCoLC)657223825

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