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Title The American face of Edgar Allan Poe / edited by Shawn Rosenheim and Stephen Rachman
Published Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 1995


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Description xx, 364 pages ; 25 cm
Contents Introduction: Beyond "The Problem of Poe" / Shawn Rosenheim and Stephen Rachman -- Being Odd, Getting Even (Descartes, Emerson, Poe) / Stanley Cavell -- Strange Fits: Poe and Wordsworth on the Nature of Poetic Language / Barbara Johnson -- "Es lasst sich nicht schreiben": Plagiarism and "The Man of the Crowd" / Stephen Rachman -- Terminate or Liquidate? Poe, Sensationalism, and the Sentimental Tradition / Jonathan Elmer -- Revivification and Utopian Time: Poe versus Stowe / Eva Cherniavsky -- A Clew to a Clue: Locked Rooms and Labyrinths in Poe and Borges / John T. Irwin -- Detective Fiction, Psychoanalysis, and the Analytic Sublime / Shawn Rosenheim -- Amorous Bondage: Poe, Ladies, and Slaves / Joan Dayan -- Poe and Gentry Virginia / David Leverenz -- "(Horrible to Relate!)": Recovering the Body of Marie Roget / Laura Saltz -- Poe, Literary Nationalism, and Authorial Identity / Meredith L. Mcgill
"Ut Pictura Poe": Poetic Politics in "The Island of the Fay" and "Morning on the Wissahiccon" / Louis A. Renza -- The Poetics of Extinction / Gillian Brown
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [345]-361)
Subject Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Comparative literature -- American and foreign
Comparative literature -- Foreign and American
National characteristics, American, in literature.
Author Rachman, Stephen.
Rosenheim, Shawn.
LC no. 95010302
ISBN 080185024X (cloth : acid-free paper)
0801850258 (paperback: acid-free paper)
Other Titles Edgar Allan Poe