Welcome to our American Literature publishing program.
Take a look inside at teaching and learning tools that:
- Reflect our high scholarly standards
- Speak effectively to today's college students
- Represent the most current pedagogical trends
Browse our titles for General American Literature courses by selecting from the topic links below.
Henry James and Alfred Hitchcock
ISBN13: 9780199764433ISBN10: 0199764433 Paperback , 288 pages
Jan 2012, In Stock
Retail Price to Students:$27.95 (01)
An innovative pairing of Henry James and Alfred Hitchcock, showing them to be at once classic and contemporary
ISBN13: 9780195141405ISBN10: 0195141407 Paperback , 1248 pages
Feb 2001, In Stock
Retail Price to Students:$77.95 (04)
Writing from the American Frontier 1776-1860
ISBN13: 9780195141337ISBN10: 0195141334 Paperback , 960 pages
Feb 2002, In Stock
Retail Price to Students:$89.95 (04)
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.
ISBN13: 9780195122138ISBN10: 0195122135 Paperback , 752 pages
Nov 2000, In Stock due May 24 2013
Retail Price to Students:$50.00 (04)
A new, comprehensive collection of writings from the American Renaissance
ISBN13: 9780195091182ISBN10: 0195091183 Paperback , 384 pages
Jan 1996, In Stock
Retail Price to Students:$54.95 (04)
Collects in one volume the most outstanding and representative works from Frederick Douglass's fifty year writing career, including the classic texts Narrative of the Life of an American Slave (1845), and The Heroic Slave (1853) in their entirety, as well as notable examples of Douglass's journalism, oratory, and fiction. Offers the most complete, diverse, and personally revealing account available of nineteenth-century black America's most celebrated writer.
ISBN13: 9780195144567ISBN10: 0195144562 Paperback , 960 pages
Aug 2006, In Stock
Retail Price to Students:$69.95 (04)
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.
ISBN13: 9780195118414ISBN10: 0195118413 Paperback , 1152 pages
Nov 2001, In Stock
Retail Price to Students:$89.95 (06)
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.
ISBN13: 9780195332773ISBN10: 0195332776 Hardcover , 264 pages
Nov 2009, In Stock
Retail Price to Students:$99.00 (06)
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.
ISBN13: 9780195078992ISBN10: 0195078993 Paperback , 896 pages
Jan 1994, In Stock
Retail Price to Students:$79.95 (04)
ISBN13: 9780195131321ISBN10: 0195131320 Paperback , 896 pages
Aug 2001, In Stock
Retail Price to Students:$74.95 (04)
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.
ISBN13: 9780195122718ISBN10: 0195122712 Paperback , 1296 pages
Jan 2000, In Stock
Retail Price to Students:$79.95 (04)
First truly comprehensive survey of 20th-century American poetry
ISBN13: 9780195091786ISBN10: 0195091787 Paperback , 688 pages
Mar 1996, In Stock