By Alfred Bendixen
That includes 37 essays via distinctive literary students, A significant other to the yank Novel presents a finished single-volume therapy of the advance of the unconventional within the usa from the past due 18th century to the current day.
- Represents the main complete single-volume advent to this well known literary shape at present to be had
- Features 37 contributions from a variety of amazing literary students
- Includes essays on subject matters and genres, old overviews, and key person works, together with The Scarlet Letter, Moby Dick, the good Gatsby, Beloved, and plenty of extra.
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