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The power of blackness : Hawthorne, Poe, Melville

Author: Harry Levin
Publisher: Athens : Ohio University Press, 1980.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Power of Blackness is a profound and searching reinterpretation of Hawthorne, Poe and Melville, the three classic American masters of fiction. It is also an experiment in critical method, an  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Nathaniel Hawthorne; Edgar Allan Poe; Herman Melville; Nathaniel Hawthorne; Herman Melville; Edgar Allan Poe
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Harry Levin
ISBN: 0821405810 9780821405819
OCLC Number: 6996939
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: New York : Knopf, 1958.
Description: xii, 263, ix pages ; 21 cm
Contents: The American nightmare --
Camera obscura --
The skeleton in the closet --
Journey to the end of the night --
Notes from underground --
The avenging dream --
The Jonah complex --
Appendix : castles and culture.
Responsibility: Harry Levin.

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