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THE AMERICAN TRADITION IN LITERATURE VOLUME 1
THE AMERICAN TRADITION IN LITERATURE VOLUME 1 Author:Bradford, Beatty, Long Many more works by our early writers - Edward Taylor, Cotton Mather, Jonathan Edwards, John Woolman, St. Jean de Crevecoeur, Benjamin Frenaklin, James Fenimore Cooper. — Nineteenth-century fiction: Poe's "Masque of the Red Death" and Hawthorne's, "My Kinsman, Major Molineux" — Important additions to the Melville offerings: "Hawthorne and His Mos... more »ses," four central sketched from The Encantadas, twice as much poetry, and the Hayford and Sealts edition of Billy Bud, Sailor.
Two more of Emerson's significant essays: "The Poet" and "Illusions".
The complete text of Walden, a scrupulous rendering of the Ticknor and Fields edition of 1854.« less