History of American Literature
Reuben Post Halleck
Seven chapters including Colonial literature; Emergence of a nation; New York, New England, Southern, Western Literature; etc. Rear of book includes: Suggested readings, a glance backward; authors by region and index. Several b & w illustrations in book. Writings and biographies of Franklin, Washington Irving; James Cooper, Bryant; Emerson; Thoreau; Hawthorne; Longfellow; Lowell; Poe; Lincoln; Riley; Whitman, etc.