The Resource How literature saved my life, David Shields

How literature saved my life, David Shields

Label
How literature saved my life
Title
How literature saved my life
Statement of responsibility
David Shields
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Blends criticism, anthropology, and biography to celebrate the power of literature, concluding that the fundamental truths found in literature render it an essential component of life
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shields, David
Dewey number
  • 813/.54
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3569.H4834
LC item number
Z469 2013
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shields, David
  • Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
  • Literature
  • Mortality in literature
  • Criticism
Label
How literature saved my life, David Shields
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This is a Borzoi book"--T.p. verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • How literature saved my life
  • Prologue
  • Negotiating against myself
  • Love is a long, close scrutiny
  • Why is the human animal so sad?
  • Our ground time here will be brief
  • The wound and the bow
  • All great books wind up with the writer getting his teeth bashed in
  • Life v. art
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
207 pages
Isbn
9780307961525
Lccn
2012036686
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • BK0011277734
  • 676980
Label
How literature saved my life, David Shields
Publication
Note
"This is a Borzoi book"--T.p. verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • How literature saved my life
  • Prologue
  • Negotiating against myself
  • Love is a long, close scrutiny
  • Why is the human animal so sad?
  • Our ground time here will be brief
  • The wound and the bow
  • All great books wind up with the writer getting his teeth bashed in
  • Life v. art
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
207 pages
Isbn
9780307961525
Lccn
2012036686
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • BK0011277734
  • 676980

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