skip to content
The function of the poet and other essays Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The function of the poet and other essays

Author: James Russell Lowell
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1920.
Series: Library of American civilization, LAC 12023.
Edition/Format:   Book   Microform : Microfiche : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Russell Lowell
OCLC Number: 11847463
Notes: "This edition consists of five hundred and seventy-five copies."
Reproduction Notes: Microfiche. Chicago : Library Resources, 1970. 1 microfiche ; 8 x 13 cm. (Library of American civilization ; LAC 12023).
Description: xi, 223 pages
Contents: On poetry and belles-lettres: The function of the poet. Humor, wit, fun, and satire. The five indispensable authors (Homer, Dante, Cervantes, Goethe, Shakespeare) The imagination. Critical fragments: 1. Life in literature and language. 2. Style and manner. 3. Kalevala.--Reviews of contemporaries: Henry James: James's tales and sketches. Longfellow: The courtship of Miles Standish. Tales of a wayside inn. Whittier: In war time, and other poems. Home ballads and poems. Snow-bound: a winter idyl. Poetry and nationality. W.D. Howells: Venetian life. Edgar A. Poe. Thackeray: roundabout papers.--Two great authors: Swift: Forster's life of Swift. Plutarch's morals. A plea for freedom from speech and figures of speech-makers.
Series Title: Library of American civilization, LAC 12023.
Responsibility: by James Russell Lowell ; collected and edited by Albert Mordell.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(1)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/11847463> # The function of the poet and other essays
    a bgn:Microform, schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "11847463" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/Boston> ; # Boston
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/mau> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/999953> ; # Literature
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/809/> ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/29549920> ; # James Russell Lowell
    schema:datePublished "1920" ;
    schema:description "On poetry and belles-lettres: The function of the poet. Humor, wit, fun, and satire. The five indispensable authors (Homer, Dante, Cervantes, Goethe, Shakespeare) The imagination. Critical fragments: 1. Life in literature and language. 2. Style and manner. 3. Kalevala.--Reviews of contemporaries: Henry James: James's tales and sketches. Longfellow: The courtship of Miles Standish. Tales of a wayside inn. Whittier: In war time, and other poems. Home ballads and poems. Snow-bound: a winter idyl. Poetry and nationality. W.D. Howells: Venetian life. Edgar A. Poe. Thackeray: roundabout papers.--Two great authors: Swift: Forster's life of Swift. Plutarch's morals. A plea for freedom from speech and figures of speech-makers."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1417994> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1417994#Series/library_of_american_civilization> ; # Library of American civilization ;
    schema:name "The function of the poet and other essays"@en ;
    schema:productID "11847463" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/11847463#PublicationEvent/boston_houghton_mifflin_1920> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1417994#Agent/houghton_mifflin> ; # Houghton Mifflin
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/11847463> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/Boston> # Boston
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Boston" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1417994#Agent/houghton_mifflin> # Houghton Mifflin
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Houghton Mifflin" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1417994#Series/library_of_american_civilization> # Library of American civilization ;
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/11847463> ; # The function of the poet and other essays
    schema:name "Library of American civilization ;" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/999953> # Literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Literature"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/29549920> # James Russell Lowell
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1819" ;
    schema:deathDate "1891" ;
    schema:familyName "Lowell" ;
    schema:givenName "James Russell" ;
    schema:name "James Russell Lowell" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.