By Alfred Bendixen
That includes 37 essays by way of uncommon literary students, A spouse to the yank Novel presents a entire single-volume remedy of the improvement of the unconventional within the usa from the overdue 18th century to the current day.
- Represents the main complete single-volume advent to this renowned literary shape at the moment to be had
- Features 37 contributions from a variety of extraordinary literary students
- Includes essays on subject matters and genres, historic overviews, and key person works, together with The Scarlet Letter, Moby Dick, the good Gatsby, Beloved, and lots of extra.
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A Companion to the American Novel by Alfred Bendixen