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As part of the Penguin Academic series,American Literatureoffers a wide range of selections with minimal editorial apparatus at an affordable price.

Table of Contents

Letter to the Reader: The Invention of American Literature
Modern American Literature
(Mark Twain) (1835-1910)
The Notorious Jumping Frog of Calaveras County
Bret Harte (1836-1902)
The Outcasts of Poker Flat
W. D.Howells (1837-1920)
Sidney Lanier (1842-1881)
The Dying Words of Jackson
Ambrose Bierce (1842-1914?)
Henry James (1843-1916)
The Pupil
Joel Chandler Harris (1848-1908)
The Wonderful Tar-Baby Story
Mr. Rabbit Grossly Deceives Mr. Fox
Sarah Orne Jewett (1849-1909)
A White Heron
Emma Lazarus ((1849-1887)
The New Colossus
Kate Chopin (1850-1904)
The Storm
Mary E Wilkins Freeman (1852-1930)
The Revolt of "Mother."
Booker T. Washington (1856?-1915)
Up From Slavery
The Atlanta Exposition Address
Charles W. Chesnutt (1858-1932)
The Sheriff's Children
Hamlin Garland (1860-1940)
Under the Lion's Paw
Charlotte Perkins Gilman (1860-1935)
The Yellow Wall-paper
Edith Wharton (1862-1937)
The Other Two
W. E.B. Du Bois (1868-1963)
The Souls of Black Folk
Of Mr. Booker T. Washington and Others
Edgar Lee Masters (1868-1950)
Lucinda Matlock
Edwin Arlington Robinson (1869-1935)
Richard Cory
Miniver Cheevy
Eros Turannos
Stephen Crane (1871-1900)
An Episode of War
Theodore Dreiser (1871-1945)
Old Rogaum and His Theresa
Jack London (1876-1916)
To Build a Fire
Paul Laurence Dunbar (1872-1906)
We Wear the Mask
Willa Cather (1873-1947)
Paul's Case
Gertrude Stein (1874-1946)
The Gentle Lena
Amy Lowell (1874-1925)
The Captured Goddess
Venus Transiens
Madonna of the Evening Flowers
September, 1918
New Heavens for Old
The Taxi
Robert Frost (1874-1963)
The Pasture MENDing Wall
Home Burial
After Apple-Picking
The Wood-Pile
The Road Not Taken
"Out, Out-."
Fire and Ice
Nothing Gold Can Stay
Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
Desert Places
Neither out Far nor in Deep
Sherwood Anderson (1876-1941)
Winesburg, Ohio
Carl Sandburg (1878-1967)
Wallace Stevens (1879-1955)
The Snow Man
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