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

Contents									xi
		BATTLE-PIECES AND ASPECTS OF THE WAR
	The Portent								695
	Malvern Hill								695
		TIMOLEON
	The Maldive Shark							696
	Billy Budd, Sailor							697

		THE HUMANITARIAN SENSIBILITY

HENRY WADSWORTH LONGFELLOW (1807-1882)						748
	The Skeleton in Armor							750
	The Arsenal at Springfield						754
	The Song of Hiawatha							755
		III. Hiawatha's Childhood					755
		IV. Hiawatha and Mudjekeewis					760
		V. Hiawatha's Fasting						765
		VII. Hiawatha's Sailing						770
		VIII. Hiawatha's Fishing					773
		XXI. The White Man's Foot					777
	The Jewish Cemetery at Newport						779
	My Lost Youth								781
	Divina Commedia								783
	Chaucer									785
	Nature									786
	The Tide Rises, the Tide Falls						786
	The Cross of Snow							788

JOHN GREENLEAF WHITTIER (1807-1892) 						788
	Ichabod									790
	First-Day Thoughts							791
	Skipper lreson's Ride							792
	Telling the Bees							794
	Laus Deo								796

OLIVERWENDELL HOLMES (1809-1894)						798
	Old Ironsides								800
	The Last Leaf								800
	My Aunt									801
	The Chambered Nautilus							803
	The Deacon's Masterpiece						804

ABRAHAM LINCOLN ( l 809-1 865) 							807
	Reply to Horace Greeley							809
	Letter to General Joseph Hooker						809
	Letter to General U. S. Grant						810
	Address at the Dedication of the Gettysburg National Cemetery 		811
	Second Inaugural Address						811

1829-2004

Dr. Kenneth Roemer
University of Texas at Arlington

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