Weinstein, Michael A.
Imaginative prose of Oliver Wendell Holmes.
Columbia : University of Missouri Press, c2006
|提及的人：||Oliver Wendell Holmes; Oliver Wendell Holmes|
|材料类型：||政府刊物, 州政府或者省政府刊物, 互联网资源|
Michael A Weinstein
|描述：||1 online resource (ix, 203 p.)|
|内容：||Holmes's imaginative prose: form and contents --
The Autocrat as an account of existential doubt --
The power of silence and the limits of discourse at the professor's breakfast table --
The denial of freedom in Elsie Venner: Holmes's romance of destiny --
The vindication of freedom in The guardian angel --
The rise of the specialist and the eclipse of the humanist at the poet's breakfast table --
Morality in the new society in A mortal antipathy --
Over the teacups as an account of senescence and a last testament.
|责任：||Michael A. Weinstein.|
"Explication of Holmes's didactic works, including A Mortal Antipathy and Over the Teacups, which substantiates Holmes as a serious writer of the New England Renaissance whose ideology of self-determination as an American value is as relevant to modern society as it was to the agrarian and industrial societies he addressed"--Provided by publisher.