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Money : lure, lore, and literature

Author: John Louis DiGaetani; Hofstra University.
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1994.
Series: Contributions to the study of world literature, no. 55.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats

Joining two seemingly irreconcilable opposites, money and art, this edited collection analyzes the treatment of money in various forms of literature.


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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1994
Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Louis DiGaetani; Hofstra University.
ISBN: 0313292191 9780313292194
OCLC Number: 29311532
Notes: Based on papers presented at a conference held at Hofstra University.
Description: xix, 268 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: Introduction / John Louis DiGaetani --
1. Money and Language / Roberta Leonard --
2. Determining Efficient Property Rights Systems for Money / Michael J. Haupert --
3. Money, Love, and Roses: Liquidity Preference Reconsidered / Catherine L. Lawson --
4. Money: How Do I Know It's O.K.? / Richard G. Doty --
5. Individual Differences in Money as a Motivator / Ellen Stephens --
6. Drugs and Money / David T. Courtwright --
7. Images of Majesty: Money as Propaganda in Elizabethan England / Clifton W. Potter, Jr. --
8. "There is No More Money Here": Money Famine and Tax Revolt in Early Modern France / Thomas M. Luckett --
9. A Discriminating Taste for Money: An Examination of the New York Antebellum Banking Market / Andrew Economopoulos --
10. Money in Alexander Pushkin's "The Queen of Spades" / Andre F. Anikin --
11. Health Is Capital: Henry James' The Wings of the Dove / Joann P. Krieg --
12. Giving Williams Some Credit: Money and Language in Paterson, Book Four, Part II / John Ulrich. 13. The Ultimate Seduction: Money and French Theater / Alex Szogyi --
14. Moliere's Tartuffe: Money and the Quest for the Unequivocal Sign / Helen L. Harrison --
15. Economics as Lure in Madame Bovary / Patricia Reynaud --
16. Mammon's Finger in the Novels of Balzac, Zola, and Gide / John A. Frey --
17. "Cut My Heart in Sums": Shakespeare's Economics and Timon of Athens / Sandra K. Fischer --
18. The Fusion of "Social Eminence with Divine Eminence": George Herbert and the King's Stamp / Jeffrey Powers-Beck --
19. Robinson Crusoe and South Sea Trade, 1710-1720 / Lee Morrissey --
20. Metrical Experimentation in Swift's Wood's Halfpence Poems / John Louis DiGaetani --
21. Feminine Transactions: Money and Nineteenth-Century British Women Writers / Vanessa D. Dickerson --
22. Displaced Persons: The Cost of Speculation in Charles Dickens' Martin Chuzzlewit / Raymond L. Baubles, Jr. --
23. Blood and Money in Bram Stoker's Dracula: The Struggle Against Monopoly / Robert A. Smart.
Series Title: Contributions to the study of world literature, no. 55.
Responsibility: edited by John Louis DiGaetani ; prepared under the auspices of Hofstra University.


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