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American Literature Courses

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Anthology of Modern American Poetry
 
Anthology of Contemporary American Poetry
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A Bite of the Apple: A Life with Books, Writers and Virago

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$20.00

Lennie Goodings

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Paperback
November 2022

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The Oxford Reader

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$69.95

Deborah H. Holdstein and Danielle Aquiline

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Paperback
February 2022

Offers a renewed emphasis on more traditional forms of literacy

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The Oxford Reader

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$48.99

Deborah H. Holdstein and Danielle Aquiline

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Looseleaf
February 2022

Offers a renewed emphasis on more traditional forms of literacy

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The Short Story: A Very Short Introduction

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$11.95

Andrew Kahn

9780198754633
Paperback
February 2022

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What is American Literature?

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$24.95

Ilan Stavans

9780198816218
Hardcover
February 2022

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Empire of Ruin: Black Classicism and American Imperial Culture

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$34.95

John Levi Barnard

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Paperback
December 2021

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Henry James: A Very Short Introduction

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$11.95

Susan L. Mizruchi

9780190944384
Paperback
June 2021

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Unscripted America: Indigenous Languages and the Origins of a Literary Nation

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$31.95

Sarah Rivett

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Paperback
February 2020

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Unscripted America: Indigenous Languages and the Origins of a Literary Nation

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$47.95

Sarah Rivett

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Hardcover
November 2017

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Anthology of Modern American Poetry: Volume 1

Second Edition

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$104.99

Cary Nelson

9780199920723
Paperback
July 2014

An anthology as diverse as American poetry itself

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Anthology of Contemporary American Poetry: Volume 2

Second Edition

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$104.99

Cary Nelson

9780199920730
Paperback
July 2014

An anthology as diverse as American poetry itself.

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The Men Who Knew Too Much: Henry James and Alfred Hitchcock

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$40.95

Susan M. Griffin and Alan Nadel

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Paperback
February 2012

An innovative pairing of Henry James and Alfred Hitchcock, showing them to be at once classic and contemporary

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A Historical Guide to Joseph Conrad

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$145.00

John Peters

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Hardcover
December 2009

An accessible guide and comprehensive overview to the widely read and widely taught canonical author, complete with an up-to-date bibliography and illustrated chronology.

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American Working-Class Literature: An Anthology

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$129.99

Nicholas Coles and Janet Zandy

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Paperback
August 2006

America's workers have been singing, reciting, performing, telling stories, writing, and publishing for more than three centuries. Ranging from early colonial times to the present, this groundbreaking anthology presents more than 300 literary texts that exemplify this tradition.

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The First West: Writing from the American Frontier 1776-1860

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$189.99

Edward Watts and David Rachels

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Paperback
February 2002

Here is an intriguing blend of literary and nonliterary writing from such well-known figures as Thomas Jefferson, Margaret Fuller, Black Hawk, Caroline Kirkland, Thomas Bangs Thorpe, and Abraham Lincoln.

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Early American Writings

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$189.99

Carla Mulford

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Paperback
December 2001

Ranging from the colonial era to the birth of the new republic, Early American Writings includes more than 170 writers who represent the great diversity of interests and peoples of the era as well as the range of cultural references early American readers experienced.

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American Short Stories since 1945

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$159.99

John G. Parks

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Paperback
August 2001

Here is the modern American short story in all its diversity, featuring marvelous selections by Raymond Carver, John Cheever, James Baldwin, Ralph Ellison, Ernest J. Gaines, Jamaica Kincaid, Bharati Mukherjee, Alice Walker, Sandra Cisneros, Maxine Hong Kingston, Amy Tan, and many others.

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Popular American Literature of the 19th Century

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$164.99

Paul C. Gutjahr

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Paperback
February 2001

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Transcendentalism: A Reader

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$69.00

Joel Myerson

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Paperback
December 2000

A new, comprehensive collection of writings from the American Renaissance

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The Oxford Harriet Beecher Stowe Reader

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$129.99

Joan D. Hedrick

9780195091175
Paperback
October 1998

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