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The Resource Thornton Wilder and the Puritan narrative tradition, Lincoln Konkle

Thornton Wilder and the Puritan narrative tradition, Lincoln Konkle

Label
Thornton Wilder and the Puritan narrative tradition
Title
Thornton Wilder and the Puritan narrative tradition
Statement of responsibility
Lincoln Konkle
Title variation
Thornton Wilder & the Puritan narrative tradition
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Fresh examination of the works of Thornton Wilder emphasizing continuities in American literature from the seventeenth through twentieth centuries. Sees Wilder as a literary descendant of Edward Taylor who drew from the Puritan worldview and tradition. Includes indepth readings of Shadow of a Doubt, The Trumpet Shall Sound, and others
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Konkle, Lincoln
Dewey number
812/.52
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3545.I345
LC item number
Z73 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wilder, Thornton
  • Narration (Rhetoric)
  • English language
  • Puritans
  • Christianity and literature
  • Wilder, Thornton
  • Wilder, Thornton
  • Taylor, Edward
  • Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
  • Puritan movements in literature
Target audience
adult
Label
Thornton Wilder and the Puritan narrative tradition, Lincoln Konkle
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0519/2005026382.html
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-287) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 3
  • Puritan's Progress: Typology and Plain Style in Wilder's 1930s Drama and Fiction
  • 91
  • 4
  • Dramatic Jeremiads: Wilder's Revival of the Puritan Rhetoric of Crisis
  • 128
  • 5
  • Cold War Wilderness: The Dark Night of Wilder's Puritan Soul
  • 174
  • 6
  • Chronology: The Life, Works, and World of Thornton Wilder
  • Covenant Reborn: Wilder's Reaffirmation of the American Errand
  • 202
  • Conclusion: Passing the Torch: Thornton Wilder and His Influence on American Drama
  • 234
  • xix
  • 1
  • First City: The Continuity of Puritanism in American Culture and Literature from Taylor to Wilder
  • 25
  • 2
  • Judgment Day in the Jazz Age: Eschatology and Providence in Wilder's Early Plays and Novels
  • 56
Control code
ocm61687668
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxiii, 301 pages
Isbn
9780826216243
Lccn
2005026382
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
812.52 K836 ; P ; XX-N ; C-AN; C0206BT4.
Other control number
9780826216243
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o61687668
  • (Sirsi) o61687668
Label
Thornton Wilder and the Puritan narrative tradition, Lincoln Konkle
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0519/2005026382.html
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-287) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 3
  • Puritan's Progress: Typology and Plain Style in Wilder's 1930s Drama and Fiction
  • 91
  • 4
  • Dramatic Jeremiads: Wilder's Revival of the Puritan Rhetoric of Crisis
  • 128
  • 5
  • Cold War Wilderness: The Dark Night of Wilder's Puritan Soul
  • 174
  • 6
  • Chronology: The Life, Works, and World of Thornton Wilder
  • Covenant Reborn: Wilder's Reaffirmation of the American Errand
  • 202
  • Conclusion: Passing the Torch: Thornton Wilder and His Influence on American Drama
  • 234
  • xix
  • 1
  • First City: The Continuity of Puritanism in American Culture and Literature from Taylor to Wilder
  • 25
  • 2
  • Judgment Day in the Jazz Age: Eschatology and Providence in Wilder's Early Plays and Novels
  • 56
Control code
ocm61687668
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxiii, 301 pages
Isbn
9780826216243
Lccn
2005026382
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
812.52 K836 ; P ; XX-N ; C-AN; C0206BT4.
Other control number
9780826216243
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o61687668
  • (Sirsi) o61687668

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