Covers, Titles, and Tables: The Formations of American Literary Canons

Content								xxiv

	Mr. Flood's Party					449
	The Man Against the Sky					451

JESSE RITTENHOUSE
	Debt							458

GEORGE STERLING
	Aldebaran at Dusk					459
	The Black Vulture					459

EDGAR LEE MASTERS
	Petit, the Poet						460
	Many Soldiers						460
	from Chicago						461
	Cities of the Plain					462
	from Henry C. Calhoun					464

AMERICAN INDIAN POETRY: 1870-1900
	Song of Sequence (Navajo)				464
	Invocation to Dsilyi N'eyani (Navajo)			464
	The Whole World is Coming (Sioux)			465
	from The Walum Olum or Red Score (Lenape)		465

SONGS, SPIRITUALS, HYMNS, AND POPULAR POEMS: 1870-1900
	France and Johnny (Unknown, 1870-75) 			466
	John Henry (Unknown, 1873) 				467
	Home on the Range (Brewster Higley, c.1876) 		468
	What a Friend We Have in Jesus (Joseph Scriven, 1876) 	469
	Carry Me Back to OLd Virginny (James A. Bland, 1878)  	470
	Polly Wolly Doodle (Unknown, 1883) 			470
	Oh My Darling Clementine (Percy Montrose, 1884) 	471
	Casey at the Bat (Ernest Lawrence Thayer, 1888) 	472
	I Been Working on the Railroad (Unknown, 1894) 		473
	The Sidewalks of New York (James W. Blake, 1894) 	473
	When the Saints Go Marching In (Unknown, 1896) 		474
	I Never Saw a Purple Cow (Gelett Burgess, 1898)		475

VI -	THE ADVENT OF THE
	MODERN: 1901-1922

STEPHEN CRANE
	from The Black Riders
		III In the desert				479
		XXIV I saw a man pursuing the horizon		479
	from War is Kind
		I Do not weep, maiden, for war is kind		479

1829-2004

Dr. Kenneth Roemer
University of Texas at Arlington

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