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The Resource The hero's journey, edited and with an introduction by Harold Bloom ; volume editor, Blake Hobby

The hero's journey, edited and with an introduction by Harold Bloom ; volume editor, Blake Hobby

Label
The hero's journey
Title
The hero's journey
Statement of responsibility
edited and with an introduction by Harold Bloom ; volume editor, Blake Hobby
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the literary theme of the hero's journey in twenty essays covering works by authors as varied as Virgil and Maxine Hong Kingston
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
809/.93352
Index
index present
LC call number
PN56.5.H45
LC item number
H47 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Bloom's literary themes
Label
The hero's journey, edited and with an introduction by Harold Bloom ; volume editor, Blake Hobby
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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 Aeneid (Virgil). "Aeneas" by T.R. Glover, in Virgil (1904) -- Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (Lewis Carroll). "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" by Kathleen Blake, in Play, Games, and Sport: The Literary Works of Lewis Carroll (1974) -- Beowulf. "Beowulf" by W.P. Ker, in Epic and Romance: Essays on Medieval Literature (1908) -- David Copperfield (Charles Dickens). "David Copperfield and the Emergence of the Homeless Hero" by Beth F. Herst, in The Dickens Hero: Selfhood and Alienation in the Dickens World (1990) -- Don Quixote (Miguel de Cervantes). "Don Quixote" by Sir Walter Alexander Raleigh, in Some Authors: A Collection of Literary Essays, 1896-1916 (1923) -- The Epic of Gilgamesh. "The Epic of Gilgamesh and the Hero's Journey" by Merritt Moseley -- Go Tell It on the Mountain (James Baldwin). "James Baldwin" by Robert Bone, in The Negro Novel in America (1965) -- Jane Eyre (Charlotte Brontë). "Jane Eyre and the Hero's Journey" by Merritt Moseley -- Julius Caesar (William Shakespeare). "The Political Odyssey: Shakespeare's Exploration of Ethics in Julius Caesar" by Matthew Sims -- The Lord of the Rings (J.R.R. Tolkien). "Hobbits and Heroism" by Richard L. Purtill, in J.R.R. Tolkien: Myth, Morality, and Religion (1984) -- A Man for All Seasons (Robert Bolt). "The Hero as Rebel: Robert Bolt's A Man for All Seasons" by Scott Walters -- Middlemarch (George Eliot). "Middlemarch and the Hero's Journey" by Merritt Moseley -- Moby-Dick (Herman Melville). "Moby Dick" by William Ellery Sedgwick, in Herman Melville: The Tragedy ofMind (1944) -- The Odyssey (Homer). "The Man of Many Turns" by Albert Cook, in The Classic Line: A Study in Epic Poetry (1966) -- A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man (James Joyce). "On A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man" by Dorothy Van Ghent, in The English Novel: Form and Function (1953) -- Pride and Prejudice (Jane Austen). "Pride and Prejudice: Jane Austen's 'Patrician Hero" by Kenneth L. Moler, in Studies in English Literature, 1500-1900 (1967) -- Sir Gawain and the Green Knight. "Sir Gawain's Unfulfilled/Unfulfilling Quest" by Michael G. Cornelius -- To Kill a Mockingbird (Harper Lee). "'Stand up; your father's passing:' Atticus Finch as Hero Archetype" by Marlisa Santos -- The Woman Warrior: Memoirs of a Girlhood Among Ghosts (Maxine Hong Kingston). "The Woman Warrior and the Hero's Journey" by Lauren P. De La Vars -- "The Worn Path" (Eudora Welty). "'The Worn Path' and the Hero's Journey" by Jean Hamm
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiv, 242 pages
Isbn
9780791098035
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2008042983
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
ocn259716212
Label
The hero's journey, edited and with an introduction by Harold Bloom ; volume editor, Blake Hobby
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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 Aeneid (Virgil). "Aeneas" by T.R. Glover, in Virgil (1904) -- Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (Lewis Carroll). "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" by Kathleen Blake, in Play, Games, and Sport: The Literary Works of Lewis Carroll (1974) -- Beowulf. "Beowulf" by W.P. Ker, in Epic and Romance: Essays on Medieval Literature (1908) -- David Copperfield (Charles Dickens). "David Copperfield and the Emergence of the Homeless Hero" by Beth F. Herst, in The Dickens Hero: Selfhood and Alienation in the Dickens World (1990) -- Don Quixote (Miguel de Cervantes). "Don Quixote" by Sir Walter Alexander Raleigh, in Some Authors: A Collection of Literary Essays, 1896-1916 (1923) -- The Epic of Gilgamesh. "The Epic of Gilgamesh and the Hero's Journey" by Merritt Moseley -- Go Tell It on the Mountain (James Baldwin). "James Baldwin" by Robert Bone, in The Negro Novel in America (1965) -- Jane Eyre (Charlotte Brontë). "Jane Eyre and the Hero's Journey" by Merritt Moseley -- Julius Caesar (William Shakespeare). "The Political Odyssey: Shakespeare's Exploration of Ethics in Julius Caesar" by Matthew Sims -- The Lord of the Rings (J.R.R. Tolkien). "Hobbits and Heroism" by Richard L. Purtill, in J.R.R. Tolkien: Myth, Morality, and Religion (1984) -- A Man for All Seasons (Robert Bolt). "The Hero as Rebel: Robert Bolt's A Man for All Seasons" by Scott Walters -- Middlemarch (George Eliot). "Middlemarch and the Hero's Journey" by Merritt Moseley -- Moby-Dick (Herman Melville). "Moby Dick" by William Ellery Sedgwick, in Herman Melville: The Tragedy ofMind (1944) -- The Odyssey (Homer). "The Man of Many Turns" by Albert Cook, in The Classic Line: A Study in Epic Poetry (1966) -- A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man (James Joyce). "On A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man" by Dorothy Van Ghent, in The English Novel: Form and Function (1953) -- Pride and Prejudice (Jane Austen). "Pride and Prejudice: Jane Austen's 'Patrician Hero" by Kenneth L. Moler, in Studies in English Literature, 1500-1900 (1967) -- Sir Gawain and the Green Knight. "Sir Gawain's Unfulfilled/Unfulfilling Quest" by Michael G. Cornelius -- To Kill a Mockingbird (Harper Lee). "'Stand up; your father's passing:' Atticus Finch as Hero Archetype" by Marlisa Santos -- The Woman Warrior: Memoirs of a Girlhood Among Ghosts (Maxine Hong Kingston). "The Woman Warrior and the Hero's Journey" by Lauren P. De La Vars -- "The Worn Path" (Eudora Welty). "'The Worn Path' and the Hero's Journey" by Jean Hamm
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiv, 242 pages
Isbn
9780791098035
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2008042983
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
ocn259716212

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