Book Title: American Literature I: An Anthology of Texts From Early America Through the Civil War

Author: Jenifer Kurtz

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Book Description

This book offers an anthology of texts that includes letters, journals, poetry, newspaper articles, pamphlets, sermons, narratives, and short fiction written in and about America beginning with collected oral stories from Native American tribes and ending with the poetry of Emily Dickinson. Many major and minor authors are included, providing a sampling of the different styles, topics, cultures, and concerns present during the formation and development of America through the mid-nineteenth century.

Author

Jenifer Kurtz

Subject

Biography, Literature & Literary studies

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Title
American Literature I: An Anthology of Texts From Early America Through the Civil War
Author
Jenifer Kurtz
Editors
Jenifer Kurtz and Dale Dulaney
Contributor
Grace Hammond
Primary Subject
Biography, Literature & Literary studies
Publisher
Virtual Library of Virginia Open Publishing