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Product Description: This is the story of an author and his apprentice. It is the story of literary influence and tragedy. It is also the story of incarceration in America.Norman Mailer was writing The Executioner’s Song, his novel about condemned killer Gary Gilmore, when he struck up a correspondence with Jack Henry Abbott, Federal Prisoner 87098-132...read more

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9781250106995 | Thomas Dunne Books, February 21, 2017, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: This is the story of an author and his apprentice.

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Product Description: Confederate Bushwhacker is a microbiography set in the most important and pivotal year in the life of its subject. In 1885, Mark Twain was at the peak of his career as an author and a businessman, as his own publishing firm brought out not only the U...read more

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9781611684650 | Univ Pr of New England, October 1, 2013, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Confederate Bushwhacker is a microbiography set in the most important and pivotal year in the life of its subject.

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Product Description: Mark Twain, who was often photographed with a cigar, once remarked that he came into the world looking for a light. In this new biography, published on the centennial of the writer’s death, Jerome Loving focuses on Mark Twain, humorist and quipster, and sheds new light on the wit, pathos, and tragedy of the author of Adventures of Huckleberry Finn...read more

Hardcover:

9780520252578 | Univ of California Pr, March 31, 2010, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: Mark Twain, who was often photographed with a cigar, once remarked that he came into the world looking for a light.

Paperback:

9780520269859 | Reprint edition (Univ of California Pr, April 4, 2011), cover price $28.95 | About this edition: Mark Twain, who was often photographed with a cigar, once remarked that he came into the world looking for a light.

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Product Description: Loving finds in the lives and works of the two writers a symbiosis of spirit that transcends the question of literary influence. Tracing the parallel careers of Emerson and Whitman, the author shows how each served his literary apprenticeship, moved beyond his vocation, prospered, and, finally, declined in his literary achievements...read more

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9780807815236 | Univ of North Carolina Pr, December 1, 1982, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Loving finds in the lives and works of the two writers a symbiosis of spirit that transcends the question of literary influence.

Paperback:

9780807897140 | Reissue edition (Univ of North Carolina Pr, January 27, 2011), cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Loving finds in the lives and works of the two writers a symbiosis of spirit that transcends the question of literary influence.

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Product Description: In Emily Dickinson: The Poet on the Second Story Professor Jerome Loving provides an intuitive and 'interiorized' reading of the poet's most important works. Using biographical matters as a frame for his interpretations, Loving demonstrates how Dickinson's life is bound up with any series reading of her work...read more

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9780521327817 | Cambridge Univ Pr, January 1, 1987, cover price $51.99 | also contains Color Me Cluttered: A Coloring Book to Transform Everyday Chaos into Art | About this edition: In Emily Dickinson: The Poet on the Second Story Professor Jerome Loving provides an intuitive and 'interiorized' reading of the poet's most important works.

Paperback:

9780521109079 | 1 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, June 18, 2009), cover price $34.99 | About this edition: In Emily Dickinson: The Poet on the Second Story Professor Jerome Loving provides an intuitive and 'interiorized' reading of the poet's most important works.

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Product Description: Whitman is today regarded as America's Homer or Dante, and his work the touchstone for literary originality in the New World. In Leaves of Grass, he abandoned the rules of traditional poetry - breaking the standard metered line, discarding the obligatory rhyming scheme, and using the vernacular...read more
By Jerome Loving (editor)

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9780199539000 | Oxford Univ Pr, February 15, 2009, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: Whitman is today regarded as America's Homer or Dante, and his work the touchstone for literary originality in the New World.
9780192834096 | Oxford Univ Pr, October 22, 1998, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Presents Whitman's classic collection celebrating himself and the American experience

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Product Description: In this challenge to dominant literary criticism, Jerome Loving extends the traditional period of American literary rebirth to the end of the 19th century and argues for the intrinsic value of literature in the face of new historicist and deconstructionist readings.

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9780877454045 | Univ of Iowa Pr, March 1, 1993, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: In this vigorous challenge to dominant literary criticism, Jerome Loving extends the traditional period of American literary rebirth to the end of the 19th century and argues for the intrinsic value of literature in the face of new historicist and deconstructionist readings.

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9780877459224 | Univ of Iowa Pr, July 15, 2005, cover price $31.00 | About this edition: In this challenge to dominant literary criticism, Jerome Loving extends the traditional period of American literary rebirth to the end of the 19th century and argues for the intrinsic value of literature in the face of new historicist and deconstructionist readings.

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A masterful critical biography of the author of Sister Carrie interweaves Dreiser's literary accomplishments into the context of his life, detailing his turbulent personal life, membership in the communist party, numerous sexual liaisons, and literary work and its lasting influence on the course of twentieth-century American literature.

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9780520234819 | Univ of California Pr, March 1, 2005, cover price $42.95 | About this edition: A critical biography of the author of 'Sister Carrie' interweaves Dreiser's literary accomplishments into the context of his life, detailing his turbulent personal life, membership in the communist party, numerous sexual liaisons, and literary work and its lasting influence on the course of twentieth-century American literature.

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Product Description: Ésta es la primera biografía crítica de envergadura sobre Walt Whitman publicada desde hace mucho tiempo. Jerome Loving recurre a documentos y textos periodísticos recientemente descubiertos para trazar el retrato más fiel, completo y complejo del poeta editado hasta el momento...read more

Paperback:

9788449312304 | Paidos Iberica Ediciones S A, April 1, 2002, cover price $72.95 | About this edition: Ésta es la primera biografía crítica de envergadura sobre Walt Whitman publicada desde hace mucho tiempo.

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Product Description: Walt Whitman: The Song of Himself is the first full-length critical biography of Walt Whitman in more than forty years. Jerome Loving makes use of recently unearthed archival evidence and newspaper writings to present the most accurate, complete, and complex portrait of the poet to date...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9780520214279 | Univ of California Pr, March 1, 1999, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: A biography of the American poet discusses topic such as his relationship with his family, his many jobs, his attitudes towards race, and his developing notions of male-male love

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9780520226876 | Univ of California Pr, October 1, 2000, cover price $38.95 | About this edition: Walt Whitman: The Song of Himself is the first full-length critical biography of Walt Whitman in more than forty years.

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Product Description: In 1865 Walt Whitman was dismissed from his clerkship in the Department of the Interior because Secretary James Harlan judged Leaves of Grass indecent, unfit to be read aloud "by the evening lamp." Most eloquent among Whitman's defenders was William Douglas O'Connor, whose pamphlet The Good Gray Poet, a panegyric to Whitman and an attack on literary censorship in general and Harlan in particular, was the first of his many heroic if sometimes excessive efforts in Whitman's behalf...read more

Hardcover:

9780890960394 | Texas A & M Univ Pr, June 1, 1978, cover price $22.50

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9781585440856 | Texas A & M Univ Pr, December 1, 1978, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: In 1865 Walt Whitman was dismissed from his clerkship in the Department of the Interior because Secretary James Harlan judged Leaves of Grass indecent, unfit to be read aloud "by the evening lamp.

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