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    Cover: Ethnic ModernismEthnic ModernismSollors, WernerPAPERBACK11/30/2008$30.00
    Cover: American Protest LiteratureAmerican Protest LiteratureTrodd, ZoePAPERBACK04/30/2008$32.50
    Cover: Collected Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson, Volume VII: Society and SolitudeCollected Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson, Volume VII: Society and SolitudeEmerson, Ralph Waldo
    Bosco, Ronald A.
    Wilson, Douglas Emory
    HARDCOVER01/15/2008$121.50
    Cover: Affecting Fictions: Mind, Body, and Emotion in American Literary RealismAffecting Fictions: Mind, Body, and Emotion in American Literary RealismThrailkill, Jane F.HARDCOVER06/30/2007$69.00
    Cover: Ugly FeelingsUgly FeelingsNgai, SiannePAPERBACK03/01/2007$27.00
    Cover: Thin Culture, High Art: Gogol, Hawthorne, and Authorship in Nineteenth-Century Russia and AmericaThin Culture, High Art: Gogol, Hawthorne, and Authorship in Nineteenth-Century Russia and AmericaLounsbery, AnneHARDCOVER02/28/2007$45.00
    Cover: Thin Culture, High Art: Gogol, Hawthorne, and Authorship in Nineteenth-Century Russia and AmericaThin Culture, High Art: Gogol, Hawthorne, and Authorship in Nineteenth-Century Russia and AmericaLounsbery, AnnePAPERBACK02/28/2007$27.50
    Cover: Reading the Early RepublicReading the Early RepublicFerguson, Robert A.PAPERBACK09/30/2006$33.00
    Cover: A New Theory for American Poetry: Democracy, the Environment, and the Future of ImaginationA New Theory for American Poetry: Democracy, the Environment, and the Future of ImaginationFletcher, AngusPAPERBACK03/15/2006$30.50
    Cover: Secular Revelations: The Constitution of the United States and Classic American LiteratureSecular Revelations: The Constitution of the United States and Classic American LiteratureMeltzer, MitchellHARDCOVER11/15/2005$65.50
    Cover: Possessions: The History and Uses of Haunting in the Hudson ValleyPossessions: The History and Uses of Haunting in the Hudson ValleyRichardson, JudithPAPERBACK10/31/2005$30.50
    Cover: The Poems of Emily Dickinson: Reading EditionThe Poems of Emily Dickinson: Reading EditionDickinson, Emily
    Franklin, R. W.
    PAPERBACK10/28/2005$29.50
    Cover: The Emergence of American Literary Narrative, 1820-1860The Emergence of American Literary Narrative, 1820-1860Arac, JonathanPAPERBACK09/30/2005$30.00
    Cover: Essays in Honor of James Edward Walsh: On His Sixty-Fifth BirthdayEssays in Honor of James Edward Walsh: On His Sixty-Fifth BirthdayBond, William H.PAPERBACK05/31/2005$30.00
    Cover: John Keats, 1795–1995: With a Catalogue of the Harvard Keats CollectionJohn Keats, 1795–1995: With a Catalogue of the Harvard Keats CollectionLibrary, Harvard University HoughtonPAPERBACK05/31/2005$20.00
    Cover: The Anarchy of Empire in the Making of U.S. CultureThe Anarchy of Empire in the Making of U.S. CultureKaplan, AmyPAPERBACK03/15/2005$34.50
    Cover: The Language of War: Literature and Culture in the U.S. from the Civil War through World War IIThe Language of War: Literature and Culture in the U.S. from the Civil War through World War IIDawes, JamesPAPERBACK02/01/2005$34.50
    Cover: EmersonEmersonBuell, LawrencePAPERBACK09/30/2004$31.00
    Cover: Reporting the UniverseReporting the UniverseDoctorow, E. L.PAPERBACK09/30/2004$30.00
    Cover: Blows Like a Horn: Beat Writing, Jazz, Style, and Markets in the Transformation of U.S. CultureBlows Like a Horn: Beat Writing, Jazz, Style, and Markets in the Transformation of U.S. CultureWhaley, PrestonHARDCOVER07/27/2004$40.00
    Cover: Embodiment of a Nation: Human Form in American PlacesEmbodiment of a Nation: Human Form in American PlacesTichi, CeceliaPAPERBACK04/30/2004$37.00
    Cover: Collected Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson, Volume VI: The Conduct of LifeCollected Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson, Volume VI: The Conduct of LifeEmerson, Ralph Waldo
    Packer, Barbara L.
    Slater, Joseph
    Wilson, Douglas Emory
    HARDCOVER02/27/2004$133.00
    Cover: Barbaric Traffic: Commerce and Antislavery in the Eighteenth-Century Atlantic WorldBarbaric Traffic: Commerce and Antislavery in the Eighteenth-Century Atlantic WorldGould, PhilipHARDCOVER11/27/2003$80.50
    Cover: Writing for an Endangered World: Literature, Culture, and Environment in the U.S. and BeyondWriting for an Endangered World: Literature, Culture, and Environment in the U.S. and BeyondBuell, LawrencePAPERBACK09/15/2003$35.00
    Cover: Shifting Ground: Reinventing Landscape in Modern American PoetryShifting Ground: Reinventing Landscape in Modern American PoetryCostello, BonnieHARDCOVER03/30/2003$65.50
    Cover: American Babel: Literatures of the United States from Abnaki to ZuniAmerican Babel: Literatures of the United States from Abnaki to ZuniShell, MarcPAPERBACK09/23/2002$35.50Currently unavailable
    Cover: Deliberate Speed: The Origins of a Cultural Style in the American 1950s, with a New PrefaceDeliberate Speed: The Origins of a Cultural Style in the American 1950s, with a New PrefaceLhamon, W. T.PAPERBACK05/31/2002$35.00
    Cover: Leopards in the Temple: The Transformation of American Fiction, 1945-1970Leopards in the Temple: The Transformation of American Fiction, 1945-1970Dickstein, MorrisPAPERBACK04/30/2002$33.00
    Cover: The Immediate Experience: Movies, Comics, Theatre, and Other Aspects of Popular CultureThe Immediate Experience: Movies, Comics, Theatre, and Other Aspects of Popular CultureWarshow, RobertPAPERBACK01/30/2002$35.00
    Cover: Writing New England: An Anthology from the Puritans to the PresentWriting New England: An Anthology from the Puritans to the PresentDelbanco, AndrewE-DITION10/19/2001$65.00Available from De Gruyter »
    Cover: The Uses of Variety: Modern Americanism and the Quest for National DistinctivenessThe Uses of Variety: Modern Americanism and the Quest for National DistinctivenessBramen, Carrie TiradoHARDCOVER02/15/2001$75.00
    Cover: Romantic Poets, Critics, and Other MadmenRomantic Poets, Critics, and Other MadmenRosen, CharlesPAPERBACK04/10/2000$30.00
    Cover: The Line’s Eye: Poetic Experience, American SightThe Line’s Eye: Poetic Experience, American SightNew, ElisaPAPERBACK05/15/1999$50.00
    Cover: The Poems of Emily Dickinson: Variorum EditionThe Poems of Emily Dickinson: Variorum EditionDickinson, Emily
    Franklin, R. W.
    HARDCOVER10/15/1998$136.50
    Cover: The Wild Card of Reading: On Paul de ManThe Wild Card of Reading: On Paul de ManGasché, RodolphePAPERBACK09/30/1998$41.00
    Cover: Off Center: Power and Culture Relations Between Japan and the United StatesOff Center: Power and Culture Relations Between Japan and the United StatesMiyoshi, MasaoPAPERBACK08/19/1998$38.00
    Cover: The Life of Emily DickinsonThe Life of Emily DickinsonSewall, Richard B.PAPERBACK07/15/1998$43.50
    Cover: The Passion of Emily DickinsonThe Passion of Emily DickinsonFarr, JudithPAPERBACK07/15/1998$33.50
    Cover: To Wake the Nations: Race in the Making of American LiteratureTo Wake the Nations: Race in the Making of American LiteratureSundquist, Eric J.PAPERBACK07/15/1998$50.00
    Cover: The Emerson Museum: Practical Romanticism and the Pursuit of the WholeThe Emerson Museum: Practical Romanticism and the Pursuit of the WholeBrown, Lee RustPAPERBACK04/25/1997$38.00
    Cover: The American Enlightenment, 1750–1820The American Enlightenment, 1750–1820Ferguson, Robert A.PAPERBACK03/25/1997$34.50
    Cover: The Material Unconscious: American Amusement, Stephen Crane, and the Economics of PlayThe Material Unconscious: American Amusement, Stephen Crane, and the Economics of PlayBrown, WilliamPAPERBACK02/01/1997$50.00
    Cover: Letters of Emily DickinsonLetters of Emily DickinsonDickinson, Emily
    Johnson, Thomas H.
    HARDCOVER01/01/1997$176.00
    Cover: The Damnation of Theron WareThe Damnation of Theron WareFrederic, Harold
    Carter, Everett
    PAPERBACK09/01/1996$30.00
    Cover: The Environmental Imagination: Thoreau, Nature Writing, and the Formation of American CultureThe Environmental Imagination: Thoreau, Nature Writing, and the Formation of American CultureBuell, LawrencePAPERBACK09/01/1996$38.00
    Cover: An American ProcessionAn American ProcessionKazin, AlfredPAPERBACK03/01/1996$30.00
    Cover: Representative Men: Seven LecturesRepresentative Men: Seven LecturesEmerson, Ralph WaldoPAPERBACK02/01/1996$35.00
    Cover: The Book the Poet Makes: Collection and Re-Collection in W. B. Yeats’s <i>The Tower</i> and Robert Lowell’s <i>Life Studies</i>The Book the Poet Makes: Collection and Re-Collection in W. B. Yeats’s The Tower and Robert Lowell’s Life StudiesNohrnberg, Peter C. L.PAPERBACK08/20/1995$12.50
    Cover: HemingwayHemingwayLynn, Kenneth S.PAPERBACK03/03/1995$39.00
    Cover: On the Outside Looking Out: John Ashbery’s PoetryOn the Outside Looking Out: John Ashbery’s PoetryShoptaw, JohnPAPERBACK01/26/1995$45.00
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