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The Resource The gift : creativity and the artist in the modern world, Lewis Hyde

The gift : creativity and the artist in the modern world, Lewis Hyde

Label
The gift : creativity and the artist in the modern world
Title
The gift
Title remainder
creativity and the artist in the modern world
Statement of responsibility
Lewis Hyde
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the concept of gifts in anthropological terms and uses this approach to analyze the situation of creative artists and their gifts to society
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hyde, Lewis
Dewey number
909.82
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gifts
  • Creation (Literary, artistic, etc.)
  • Economic anthropology
  • Art and society
Label
The gift : creativity and the artist in the modern world, Lewis Hyde
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Originally published as The gift: imagination and the erotic life of property" -- title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [387]-391) 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.
Contents
Some food we could not eat -- The bones of the dead -- The labor of gratitude -- The bond -- The gift community -- A female property -- Usury : a history of gift exchange -- The commerce of the creative spirit -- A draft of Whitman -- Ezra Pound and the fate of vegetable money -- Conclusion -- On being good ancestors
Control code
FIEb17162105
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Twenty-fifth anniversary edition, second Vintage Books edition.
Extent
xxiii, 435 pages
Isbn
9780307279507
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)1048057563
Label
The gift : creativity and the artist in the modern world, Lewis Hyde
Publication
Note
"Originally published as The gift: imagination and the erotic life of property" -- title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [387]-391) 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.
Contents
Some food we could not eat -- The bones of the dead -- The labor of gratitude -- The bond -- The gift community -- A female property -- Usury : a history of gift exchange -- The commerce of the creative spirit -- A draft of Whitman -- Ezra Pound and the fate of vegetable money -- Conclusion -- On being good ancestors
Control code
FIEb17162105
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Twenty-fifth anniversary edition, second Vintage Books edition.
Extent
xxiii, 435 pages
Isbn
9780307279507
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)1048057563

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