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American Literature (1 June 2004) 76 (2): 247–273.
Published: 01 June 2004
...Naomi C. Reed Duke University Press 2004 Naomi C. The Specter of Wall Street: ‘‘Bartleby, the Reed Scrivener’’ and the Language of Commodities Ere introducing the scrivener, as he first appeared to me writes the lawyer in Herman Melville’s ‘‘Bartleby, the...
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American Literature (1 March 2000) 72 (1): 87–116.
Published: 01 March 2000
...Barbara Foley Duke University Press 2000 Barbara From Wall Street to Astor Place:Historicizing Foley Melville’s ‘‘Bartleby’’ 5995 AL 72:1 / sheet 91 of 246 In recent years...
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American Literature (1 September 2009) 81 (3): 621–623.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Franny Nudelman © 2009 by Duke University Press 2009 Passive Constitutions, or, 7 1/2 Times Bartleby . By Branka Arsić. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford Univ. Press. 2007. 210 pp. $60.00. Impersonality: Seven Essays . By Sharon Cameron. Chicago: Univ. of Chicago Press. 2007. xx...
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American Literature (1 December 2004) 76 (4): 777–806.
Published: 01 December 2004
...Rosemarie Garland-Thomson Duke University Press 2004 Rosemarie The Cultural Logic of Euthanasia: ‘‘Sad Garland- Fancyings’’ in Herman Melville’s ‘‘Bartleby’’ Thomson On 26 February 1998, Roosevelt Dawson, a twenty- one-year-old, African American college...
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American Literature (1 September 2012) 84 (3): 505–532.
Published: 01 September 2012
... and imagining of this raw material—literally avant la lettre—as a way of better understanding the economy of a substance whose manufactured sizes (folio, octavo, and duodecimo) he had already used to classify whales in Moby-Dick and on which his recalcitrant copyist, Bartleby, refuses to write...
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American Literature (1 September 2017) 89 (3): 529–556.
Published: 01 September 2017
... disturbing resemblance to nowhere. As part of the closing remarks for his much-discussed tale “Bartleby, the Scrivener: A Story of Wall Street” (1853), Melville ( 1987 , 45) has his senior lawyer narrator announce, “I cannot adequately express the emotions which seize me.” At least two aspects of this...
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American Literature (1 December 2017) 89 (4): 697–726.
Published: 01 December 2017
..., “Bartleby, the Scrivener” (1853) For Herman Melville’s contemporary reviewers, reading Pierre ([1852] 1999 )—his melodramatic novel of incest and authorship—inspired nothing so much as a desire to return to the South Pacific setting of his first book, Typee ([1846] 1996 ). Evert Duyckinck ( 1852...
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American Literature (1 March 2004) 76 (1): 59–87.
Published: 01 March 2004
... paralysis, pursuing his work in the room farthest from that hub of domesticity, Melville and the Architecture of Masculinity 65 the stove.15 In ‘‘Bartleby, the Scrivener’’ (1853), the lawyer brings about Bartleby’s imprisonment largely on the assumption that Bar- tleby must be...
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American Literature (1 September 2009) 81 (3): 613–615.
Published: 01 September 2009
.... Edlie Wong, Rutgers University DOI 10.1215/00029831-2009-030 Passive Constitutions, or, 7 1/2 Times Bartleby. By Branka Arsić. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford Univ. Press. 2007. 210 pp. $60.00. Impersonality: Seven Essays. By Sharon Cameron. Chicago: Univ. of Chicago Press. 2007. xx...
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American Literature (1 September 2009) 81 (3): 615–617.
Published: 01 September 2009
.... Edlie Wong, Rutgers University DOI 10.1215/00029831-2009-030 Passive Constitutions, or, 7 1/2 Times Bartleby. By Branka Arsić. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford Univ. Press. 2007. 210 pp. $60.00. Impersonality: Seven Essays. By Sharon Cameron. Chicago: Univ. of Chicago Press. 2007. xx...
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American Literature (1 September 2009) 81 (3): 618–621.
Published: 01 September 2009
... more critical eye toward how the material contexts of actual travels enlivened the race thinking at the heart of Anglo-American literary culture. Edlie Wong, Rutgers University DOI 10.1215/00029831-2009-030 Passive Constitutions, or, 7 1/2 Times Bartleby. By Branka Arsić...
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American Literature (1 September 2009) 81 (3): 623–625.
Published: 01 September 2009
... Constitutions, or, 7 1/2 Times Bartleby. By Branka Arsić. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford Univ. Press. 2007. 210 pp. $60.00. Impersonality: Seven Essays. By Sharon Cameron. Chicago: Univ. of Chicago Press. 2007. xx, 260 pp. Cloth, $65.00; paper, $25.00. Is it possible to think outside the framework...
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American Literature (1 September 2009) 81 (3): 626–628.
Published: 01 September 2009
... material contexts of actual travels enlivened the race thinking at the heart of Anglo-American literary culture. Edlie Wong, Rutgers University DOI 10.1215/00029831-2009-030 Passive Constitutions, or, 7 1/2 Times Bartleby. By Branka Arsić. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford Univ. Press. 2007...
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American Literature (1 September 2009) 81 (3): 628–630.
Published: 01 September 2009
... Constitutions, or, 7 1/2 Times Bartleby. By Branka Arsić. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford Univ. Press. 2007. 210 pp. $60.00. Impersonality: Seven Essays. By Sharon Cameron. Chicago: Univ. of Chicago Press. 2007. xx, 260 pp. Cloth, $65.00; paper, $25.00. Is it possible to think outside the framework...
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American Literature (1 September 2009) 81 (3): 630–632.
Published: 01 September 2009
... University DOI 10.1215/00029831-2009-030 Passive Constitutions, or, 7 1/2 Times Bartleby. By Branka Arsić. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford Univ. Press. 2007. 210 pp. $60.00. Impersonality: Seven Essays. By Sharon Cameron. Chicago: Univ. of Chicago Press. 2007. xx, 260 pp. Cloth, $65.00...
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American Literature (1 September 2009) 81 (3): 633–635.
Published: 01 September 2009
.... Edlie Wong, Rutgers University DOI 10.1215/00029831-2009-030 Passive Constitutions, or, 7 1/2 Times Bartleby. By Branka Arsić. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford Univ. Press. 2007. 210 pp. $60.00. Impersonality: Seven Essays. By Sharon Cameron. Chicago: Univ. of Chicago Press. 2007. xx...
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American Literature (1 September 2009) 81 (3): 635–637.
Published: 01 September 2009
... Constitutions, or, 7 1/2 Times Bartleby. By Branka Arsić. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford Univ. Press. 2007. 210 pp. $60.00. Impersonality: Seven Essays. By Sharon Cameron. Chicago: Univ. of Chicago Press. 2007. xx, 260 pp. Cloth, $65.00; paper, $25.00. Is it possible to think outside the framework...
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American Literature (1 September 2009) 81 (3): 637–639.
Published: 01 September 2009
... Constitutions, or, 7 1/2 Times Bartleby. By Branka Arsić. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford Univ. Press. 2007. 210 pp. $60.00. Impersonality: Seven Essays. By Sharon Cameron. Chicago: Univ. of Chicago Press. 2007. xx, 260 pp. Cloth, $65.00; paper, $25.00. Is it possible to think outside the framework...
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American Literature (1 September 2009) 81 (3): 639–641.
Published: 01 September 2009
... material contexts of actual travels enlivened the race thinking at the heart of Anglo-American literary culture. Edlie Wong, Rutgers University DOI 10.1215/00029831-2009-030 Passive Constitutions, or, 7 1/2 Times Bartleby. By Branka Arsić. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford Univ. Press. 2007...
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American Literature (1 September 2009) 81 (3): 641–643.
Published: 01 September 2009
.... Edlie Wong, Rutgers University DOI 10.1215/00029831-2009-030 Passive Constitutions, or, 7 1/2 Times Bartleby. By Branka Arsić. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford Univ. Press. 2007. 210 pp. $60.00. Impersonality: Seven Essays. By Sharon Cameron. Chicago: Univ. of Chicago Press. 2007. xx...