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The Resource Pen of iron : American prose and the King James Bible, Robert Alter

Pen of iron : American prose and the King James Bible, Robert Alter

Label
Pen of iron : American prose and the King James Bible
Title
Pen of iron
Title remainder
American prose and the King James Bible
Statement of responsibility
Robert Alter
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the way that the King James version of the Bible--especially the Old Testament--has influenced literary style in the works of Melville, Hemingway, Faulkner, Bellow, Marilynne Robinson, and Cormac McCarthy
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Alter, Robert
Dewey number
810.9/3822
Index
index present
LC call number
PS166
LC item number
.A67 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • Bible and literature
Label
Pen of iron : American prose and the King James Bible, Robert Alter
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
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
198 pages
Isbn
9780691128818
Lccn
2009022408
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
2009022408
Label
Pen of iron : American prose and the King James Bible, Robert Alter
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
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
198 pages
Isbn
9780691128818
Lccn
2009022408
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
2009022408

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