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Paper money men : commerce, manhood, and the sensational public sphere in antebellum America / David Anthony.

Author/Creator:
Anthony, David, 1964-
Publication:
Columbus : Ohio State University Press, c2009.
Format/Description:
Book
xii, 225 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
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Subjects:
American literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Economics in literature.
Masculinity in literature.
Money in literature.
Wealth in literature.
Masculinity -- Economic aspects -- United States.
Sensationalism in literature.
Contents:
Fantasies of treasure in antebellum culture
"Sleepy hollow," gothic masculinity, and the panic of 1819
Shylock on Wall Street : the Jessica complex in antebellum sensationalism
Banking on emotion : debt and male submission in the urban gothic
Tabloid manhood, speculative femininity
"Success" and race in The house of the seven gables
Bartleby's bank.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9780814211106 (cloth : alk. paper)
0814211100 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780814292075 (cd-rom)
0814292070 (cd-rom)
OCLC:
368045078