Limit search to available items
Book Cover
Author Schweitzer, Ivy.

Title The work of self-representation : lyric poetry in colonial New England / Ivy Schweitzer
Published Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, [1991]
Online access available from:
EBSCO eBook Academic Collection    View Resource Record  


Description 1 online resource (xi, 306 pages)
Series Gender & American culture
Gender & American culture.
Contents Gendering the universal : the Puritan paradigm of redeemed subjectivity -- The paradox of "practical conformity" : John Fiske's "Elegy" on John Cotton -- The Puritan cult of the spouse : Edward Taylor's dialectic of difference -- Anne Bradstreet : "In the place God had set her" -- Roger Williams's Key : a gynesis of race
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 281-295) and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve MiAaHDL pda
Print version record
Subject American poetry -- Puritan authors -- History and criticism.
American poetry -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- History and criticism.
American poetry -- New England -- History and criticism.
Christian poetry, American -- History and criticism.
Poetry -- Authorship -- Sex differences.
Puritans in literature.
Puritans -- New England -- Intellectual life.
Self in literature.
New England -- Intellectual life.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0807864412 (electronic bk.)
9780807864418 (electronic bk.)
(cloth ; alk. paper)
(paperback; alk. paper)
(cloth ; alk. paper)
(paperback; alk. paper)