The Resource Readings on The adventures of Tom Sawyer, Katie de Koster, book editor

Readings on The adventures of Tom Sawyer, Katie de Koster, book editor

Label
Readings on The adventures of Tom Sawyer
Title
Readings on The adventures of Tom Sawyer
Statement of responsibility
Katie de Koster, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of essays on Twain's novel covers such topics as the growth of a boy into a man, a celebration of innocence, and a look at death and resurrection
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.4
Index
index present
LC call number
PS1306
LC item number
.R43 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
De Koster, Katie
Series statement
The Greenhaven Press literary companion to American literature
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Twain, Mark
  • Sawyer, Tom
  • Adventure stories, American
  • Boys in literature
Label
Readings on The adventures of Tom Sawyer, Katie de Koster, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 162-164) and index
  • "Works by Mark Twain": pages 165-167
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The art of the novelist : creating Tom Sawyer. Why Tom Sawyer is an American masterpiece / by Henry Seidel Canby -- The underlying structure of Tom Sawyer / by Robert Keith Miller -- Creating well-rounded characters / by Gladys Carmen Bellamy -- Shaping the manuscript / by Bernard DeVoto -- The individual and the community in Tom Sawyer's world. Tom Sawyer : performer and chief entertainer / by James M. Cox -- Tom exploits St. Petersburg's hypocrisy / by Forrest G. Robinson -- An idealized relationship between individual and community / by Thomas Blues -- A rite of passage / by Kenneth S. Lynn -- Themes in Tom Sawyer. A boy becomes a man / by Walter Blair -- A celebration of innocence / by William C. Spengemann -- Games of death / by Harold Aspiz -- Childhood innocence can transform the harsh adult world / by James L. Johnson -- Tension over the changing American culture / by Peter Messent -- An antisocial revolt / by Maxwell Geismar -- A vacation for everyone / by George P. Elliott
Control code
ocm39235736
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
173 pages
Isbn
9781565108455
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
98026113
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9781565108455
System control number
(OCoLC)39235736
Label
Readings on The adventures of Tom Sawyer, Katie de Koster, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 162-164) and index
  • "Works by Mark Twain": pages 165-167
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The art of the novelist : creating Tom Sawyer. Why Tom Sawyer is an American masterpiece / by Henry Seidel Canby -- The underlying structure of Tom Sawyer / by Robert Keith Miller -- Creating well-rounded characters / by Gladys Carmen Bellamy -- Shaping the manuscript / by Bernard DeVoto -- The individual and the community in Tom Sawyer's world. Tom Sawyer : performer and chief entertainer / by James M. Cox -- Tom exploits St. Petersburg's hypocrisy / by Forrest G. Robinson -- An idealized relationship between individual and community / by Thomas Blues -- A rite of passage / by Kenneth S. Lynn -- Themes in Tom Sawyer. A boy becomes a man / by Walter Blair -- A celebration of innocence / by William C. Spengemann -- Games of death / by Harold Aspiz -- Childhood innocence can transform the harsh adult world / by James L. Johnson -- Tension over the changing American culture / by Peter Messent -- An antisocial revolt / by Maxwell Geismar -- A vacation for everyone / by George P. Elliott
Control code
ocm39235736
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
173 pages
Isbn
9781565108455
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
98026113
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9781565108455
System control number
(OCoLC)39235736

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