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

        The Scarlet Letter   592


    Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807-1882)   779
        The Jewish Cemetery at Newport   780
        My Lost Youth   783

    Edgar Allan Poe (1809-1849)   786
        To Helen   788
        The Raven   789
        Annabel Lee   792
        The Fall of the House of Usher 793
        The Tell-Tale Heart   809
        The Purloined Letter   814
        The Philosophy of Composition   830




Letter to the Reader: Slavery in America   845

    Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865)   858
        Address Delivered at tbe Dedication of tbe Cemetery at
            Gettysburg, November 19, 1863   860

        Second Inaugural Address, March 4, 1865   861


    Margaret Fuller (1810-1850)   863
        From The Great Lawsuit   865
    
   
    Harriet Beecher Stowe (1811-1896)   870
        From Uncle Tom's Cabin   872
            XL. Tbe Matyr   872
            XLI. The Young Master   878


    Harriet Jacobs (1813-1897)   885
        From Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl: Written
            by Herself   887
            I. Childhood 889
            II. The New Master and Mistress   892
            III. The Slaves' New Year's Day   897
            V. The Trials of Girlhood   898
            VI. The Jealous Mistress   901
            VII. The Lover   907
            VIII. What Slaves Are Taught to Think of the
                North   912

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1829-2004

Dr. Kenneth Roemer
University of Texas at Arlington

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