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The Resource Twentieth century interpretations of The scarlet letter ; : a collection of critical essays, edited by John C. Gerber

Twentieth century interpretations of The scarlet letter ; : a collection of critical essays, edited by John C. Gerber

Label
Twentieth century interpretations of The scarlet letter ; : a collection of critical essays
Title
Twentieth century interpretations of The scarlet letter ;
Title remainder
a collection of critical essays
Statement of responsibility
edited by John C. Gerber
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of critical and expository essays on The scarlet letter
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Gerber, John C
Dewey number
813/.4
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS1868
LC item number
.G38
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
  • Twentieth century interpretations
  • A Spectrum book, S-820
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  • Hawthorne, Nathaniel
  • Mothers and daughters in literature
  • Massachusetts
  • Puritans in literature
  • Adultery in literature
  • Women in literature
Label
Twentieth century interpretations of The scarlet letter ; : a collection of critical essays, edited by John C. Gerber
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 119-120)
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 nature of the romance
  • Nathaniel Hawthorne : from the preface to The house of the seven gables
  • Sources for details
  • Charles Ryskamp
  • The New England sources of The scarlet letter
  • Puritanism
  • Joseph Schwartz
  • Three aspects of Hawthorne's Puritanism
  • Part Two.
  • Form
  • Introduction
  • The four-part structure
  • Gordon Roper : from the Introduction to The scarlet letter and selected prose works
  • The frame structure
  • Leland Schubertz : from Hawthorne, the artist
  • Three epic quests
  • Hugh N. Maclean : from "Hawthorne's Scarlet letter : 'The dark problem of this life'"
  • Part Three.
  • Techniques
  • Allegory and symbolism
  • F.O. Matthiessen : from American renaissance
  • John B. Gerber
  • Irony
  • Richard Harter Fogle : from Hawthorne's fiction : the light and the dark
  • Ambiguity
  • Hyatt H. Waggoner : from "Art and belief"
  • Dichotomy
  • Donald A. Ringe : from "Hawthorne's psychology of the head and the heart"
  • Archetype
  • William Bysshe Stein : from Hawthorne's Faust
  • Part Four.
  • Interpretations
  • Part One.
  • The range of interpretations : The scarlet letter and its modern critics
  • Charles Child Walcutt
  • Damnation : Dimmesdale's fall
  • Edward H. Davidson
  • Frustration and guilt : the ruined wall
  • Frederick C. Crews
  • Sin, isolation, and reunion : form and content in The scarlet letter
  • John C. Gerber
  • Passion : The scarlet letter as a love story
  • Ernest Sandeen
  • Background
  • Redemption through denial : from "Achievement and frustration"
  • Leslie A. Fiedler
  • First appearance of themes in The scarlet letter
  • Nathaniel Hawthorne : from The American notebooks
  • First appearance of Hester in Hawthorne's works
  • Nathaniel Hawthorne : from "Endicott and the red cross"
Control code
ocm00171265
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
viii, 120 pages
Lccn
68023438
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 392648
  • (OCoLC)171265
  • (OCoLC)00171265
Label
Twentieth century interpretations of The scarlet letter ; : a collection of critical essays, edited by John C. Gerber
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 119-120)
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 nature of the romance
  • Nathaniel Hawthorne : from the preface to The house of the seven gables
  • Sources for details
  • Charles Ryskamp
  • The New England sources of The scarlet letter
  • Puritanism
  • Joseph Schwartz
  • Three aspects of Hawthorne's Puritanism
  • Part Two.
  • Form
  • Introduction
  • The four-part structure
  • Gordon Roper : from the Introduction to The scarlet letter and selected prose works
  • The frame structure
  • Leland Schubertz : from Hawthorne, the artist
  • Three epic quests
  • Hugh N. Maclean : from "Hawthorne's Scarlet letter : 'The dark problem of this life'"
  • Part Three.
  • Techniques
  • Allegory and symbolism
  • F.O. Matthiessen : from American renaissance
  • John B. Gerber
  • Irony
  • Richard Harter Fogle : from Hawthorne's fiction : the light and the dark
  • Ambiguity
  • Hyatt H. Waggoner : from "Art and belief"
  • Dichotomy
  • Donald A. Ringe : from "Hawthorne's psychology of the head and the heart"
  • Archetype
  • William Bysshe Stein : from Hawthorne's Faust
  • Part Four.
  • Interpretations
  • Part One.
  • The range of interpretations : The scarlet letter and its modern critics
  • Charles Child Walcutt
  • Damnation : Dimmesdale's fall
  • Edward H. Davidson
  • Frustration and guilt : the ruined wall
  • Frederick C. Crews
  • Sin, isolation, and reunion : form and content in The scarlet letter
  • John C. Gerber
  • Passion : The scarlet letter as a love story
  • Ernest Sandeen
  • Background
  • Redemption through denial : from "Achievement and frustration"
  • Leslie A. Fiedler
  • First appearance of themes in The scarlet letter
  • Nathaniel Hawthorne : from The American notebooks
  • First appearance of Hester in Hawthorne's works
  • Nathaniel Hawthorne : from "Endicott and the red cross"
Control code
ocm00171265
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
viii, 120 pages
Lccn
68023438
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 392648
  • (OCoLC)171265
  • (OCoLC)00171265

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