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The Resource Must read : rediscovering American bestsellers from Charlotte Temple to The Da Vinci code, edited by Sarah Churchwell and Thomas Ruys Smith

Must read : rediscovering American bestsellers from Charlotte Temple to The Da Vinci code, edited by Sarah Churchwell and Thomas Ruys Smith

Label
Must read : rediscovering American bestsellers from Charlotte Temple to The Da Vinci code
Title
Must read
Title remainder
rediscovering American bestsellers from Charlotte Temple to The Da Vinci code
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sarah Churchwell and Thomas Ruys Smith
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813.009
Index
index present
LC call number
PS374.B45
LC item number
M87 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • 1970-
  • 1979-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Churchwell, Sarah Bartlett
  • Smith, Thomas Ruys
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Best sellers
  • American fiction
  • Popular literature
  • Books and reading
Label
Must read : rediscovering American bestsellers from Charlotte Temple to The Da Vinci code, edited by Sarah Churchwell and Thomas Ruys Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Then Nights in a Bar-Room and the visual culture of temperance
  • William Gleason
  • "The Man Without a Country": Treason, expansionism, and the history of a "bestselling" short story
  • Hsuan L. Hsu
  • Exhilaration and enlightenment in the biblical bestseller: Lew Wallace's Ben-Hur, A tale of Christ
  • James Russell
  • "Absolutely punk": Queer economies of desire in Tarzan of the Apes
  • J. Michell Coghlan
  • Ornamentalism: desire, disavowal, and displacement in E.M. Hull's The Sheik
  • Sarah Garland
  • Introduction
  • Small change? Emily Post's Etiquette (1922-2012)
  • Grace Lees-Maffei
  • Blockbuster feminism: Peyton Place and the uses of scandal
  • Ardis Cameron
  • Crimes and bestsellers: Mario Puzo's path to The Godfather
  • Evan Brier
  • Master of sentiment: the romances of Nicholas Sparks
  • Sarah Churchwell
  • The Kite Runner's transnational allegory: anatomy of an Afghan-American bestseller
  • Georgiana Banita
  • Sarah Churchwell and Thomas Ruys Smith
  • The fiction of history: The Da Vinci Code and the virtual public sphere
  • Stephen J. Mexal
  • Missing numbers: the partial history of the bestseller
  • Sarah Garland
  • The history of Charlotte Temple as an American bestseller
  • Gideon Mailer
  • "Like beads strung together": E.D.E.N. Southworth and the aesthetics of popular serial fiction
  • Rachel Ihara
Control code
ocn773666877
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
vi, 373 p.
Isbn
9781441150684
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012021064
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)773666877
Label
Must read : rediscovering American bestsellers from Charlotte Temple to The Da Vinci code, edited by Sarah Churchwell and Thomas Ruys Smith
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Then Nights in a Bar-Room and the visual culture of temperance
  • William Gleason
  • "The Man Without a Country": Treason, expansionism, and the history of a "bestselling" short story
  • Hsuan L. Hsu
  • Exhilaration and enlightenment in the biblical bestseller: Lew Wallace's Ben-Hur, A tale of Christ
  • James Russell
  • "Absolutely punk": Queer economies of desire in Tarzan of the Apes
  • J. Michell Coghlan
  • Ornamentalism: desire, disavowal, and displacement in E.M. Hull's The Sheik
  • Sarah Garland
  • Introduction
  • Small change? Emily Post's Etiquette (1922-2012)
  • Grace Lees-Maffei
  • Blockbuster feminism: Peyton Place and the uses of scandal
  • Ardis Cameron
  • Crimes and bestsellers: Mario Puzo's path to The Godfather
  • Evan Brier
  • Master of sentiment: the romances of Nicholas Sparks
  • Sarah Churchwell
  • The Kite Runner's transnational allegory: anatomy of an Afghan-American bestseller
  • Georgiana Banita
  • Sarah Churchwell and Thomas Ruys Smith
  • The fiction of history: The Da Vinci Code and the virtual public sphere
  • Stephen J. Mexal
  • Missing numbers: the partial history of the bestseller
  • Sarah Garland
  • The history of Charlotte Temple as an American bestseller
  • Gideon Mailer
  • "Like beads strung together": E.D.E.N. Southworth and the aesthetics of popular serial fiction
  • Rachel Ihara
Control code
ocn773666877
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
vi, 373 p.
Isbn
9781441150684
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012021064
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)773666877

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