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Samuel Otter

Melvilles Anatomies (Paper)

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Taal / Language : English

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List of Illustrations
ix
Acknowledgments xi
Introduction: Intimate Excess 1(8)
Losing Face in Typee
9(41)
Of Cannibalism: Eating the Body in Cook, Krusenstern, and Porter
11(9)
Of Tattooing: Reading the Body in Langsdorff and Melville
20(30)
Jumping out of One`s Skin in White-Jacket
50(51)
The Anatomical Impulse: Ship, State, and Body
52(6)
Slaves: The Scene of Flogging in Douglass, Pennington, and Northup
58(9)
Sailors: The Analogy with Slavery in Leech, McNally, Browne, and Dana
67(10)
Flogged Free: White-Jacket`s Emancipation
77(19)
Sailing On
96(5)
Getting inside Heads in Moby-Dick
101(71)
Middle-Aged Man With A Skull: Samuel George Morton and the Quest for Cranial Contents
102(16)
Dry Bones: The Laws of Anatomy in Antebellum Ethnology
118(8)
Skin Deep: The Ethnological Critiques of Douglass, Brown, and Apess
126(6)
A Sight of Sights to See: Cetology and Ethnology in Moby-Dick
132(27)
To Look and To Know
159(13)
Penetrating Eyes in Pierre
172(36)
American Views: Natural Features and National Character
174(4)
The Loving Eye: Thomas Cole and the Visual Embrace
178(6)
The Hungry Eye: Nathaniel Parker Willis and the Taste for Scenery
184(6)
The Dissolving Eye: Susan Cooper and the Persistence of Vision
190(3)
Strange Eye-Fish With Wings: Melville`s Clogged Optics
193(15)
Inscribed Hearts in Pierre
208(47)
Sentiment American Style: The Heart on the Page
209(4)
Men of Feeling: Donald Grant Mitchell`s Treatises Concerning the Sentimental Affections
213(14)
A Little Half-Worn Shoe: Fanny Fern`s Emotional Investments
227(11)
Blood, Ink, and Tears: The Strangling Diastole and Systole of Pierre
238(17)
Post Mortem: After the Anatomies 255(8)
Notes 263(62)
Bibliography 325(30)
Index 355
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Paperback / softback
384 pagina's
Januari 1999
594 gram
231 x 157 x 23 mm
University of California Press us


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