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By Alfred Bendixen

ISBN-10: 1405101199

ISBN-13: 9781405101196

That includes 37 essays by way of unusual literary students, A significant other to the yankee Novel offers a finished single-volume therapy of the advance of the radical within the usa from the past due 18th century to the current day.

  • Represents the main finished single-volume advent to this well known literary shape at the moment to be had
  • Features 37 contributions from quite a lot of special literary students
  • Includes essays on themes and genres, ancient overviews, and key person works, together with The Scarlet Letter, Moby Dick, the good Gatsby, Beloved, and plenty of extra.

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Michener The Bridges of Toko-Ri Ward Moore Bring the Jubilee Ann Petry The Narrows Theodore Sturgeon More than Human Jessamyn West Cress Delahanty Richard Wright The Outsider 1954 Harriette Arnow The Dollmaker Isaac Asimov The Caves of Steel Hamilton Basso The View from Pompey’s Head Raymond Chandler The Long Goodbye Peter De Vries Tunnel of Love John Dos Passos Most Likely to Succeed William Faulkner A Fable (Pulitzer Prize) Chester Himes Third Generation Evan Hunter The Blackboard Jungle Christopher Isherwood The World in the Evening Shirley Jackson The Bird’s Nest Randall Jarrell Pictures from an Institution Alan LeMay The Searchers Wright Morris The Huge Season John Steinbeck Sweet Thursday Eudora Welty The Ponder Heart 1955 Paul Bowles The Spider’s House MacKinley Cantor Andersonville (Pulitzer Prize) J.

Y. Lee The Flower Drum Song Andrew Lytle The Velvet Horn Bernard Malamud The Assistant Wright Morris Love Among the Cannibals Vladimir Nabokov Pnin Howard Nemerov The Homecoming Game John Okada No-No Boy Ayn Rand Atlas Shrugged James Salter The Hunters John Steinbeck The Short Reign of Pippin IV 1958 John Barth The End of the Road Thomas Berger Crazy in Berlin James Blish A Case of Conscience (Hugo Award) John Dos Passos The Great Days Oakley Hall Warlock Langston Hughes Tambourines to Glory Chronology of the American Novel 1958 Jack Kerouac The Dharma Bums William J.

Wilkins Jerome, a Poor Man Ellen Glasgow The Descendant Chronology of the American Novel 1897 William Dean Howells The Landlord at Lion’s Head Henry James What Maisie Knew; The Spoils of Poynton S. Weir Mitchell Hugh Wynne, Free Quaker 1898 Gertrude Atherton The Californians Paul Laurence Dunbar The Uncalled Finley Peter Dunne, Mr. Dooley in Peace and War Harriet Jane Hanson Loom and Spindle Henry James The Turn of the Screw Charles Major When Knighthood was in Flower Frank Norris Moran of the Lady Letty Thomas Nelson Page Red Rock Garrett P.

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