The Line's Eye
Poetic Experience, American Sight
By (author) Elisa New
Normal Price: $84.00
Your Price: $75.60 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $8.40! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $3.78 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply
Line's Eye by Elisa New
Book DescriptionIs American vision implicitly possessive, as a generation of critics contends? By viewing the American poetic tradition throught the prism of pragmatism, this text contests this claim. American poems see more fully and less invasively than accounts of American literature as an inscription of imperial national ideology woulf allow. It also argues that their ways of eseing draw on and develop a vigorous mode of national representation alternative to the appropriate sort found in the quintessential American genre of encounter, the romance.
Buy Line's Eye book by Elisa New from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780674534636
(235mm x 155mm x 18mm)
Imprint: Harvard University Press
Publisher: Harvard University Press
Publish Date: 3-Sep-1999
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Elisa New
New England Beyond Criticism, Paperback (May 2014)
Timely and beautifully written, New England Beyond Criticism provides a passionate defense of the importance of the literature of New England to the American literary canon, and its impact on the development of spirituality, community, and culture in America.
Jacob's Cane, Paperback (March 2011)
A five-generation family memoir that poignantly captures the Jewish American immigrant story
Regenerate Lyric, Paperback (April 2009)» View all books by Elisa New
Elisa New presents a major revision of the accepted account of Emerson as the source of the American poetic tradition.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Line's Eye book by Elisa New and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - Elisa New
Elisa New is Professor of English at Harvard University and author of The Regenerate Lyric.
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2017. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.