Major American Writers, Volume One

Major American Writers, Volume One

Book - 1952
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Publisher: New York : Harcourt, Brace, 1952
Edition: 3d ed
Branch Call Number: 810.8/JON
Alternative Title: Major American writers, volume 1
The generall historie of Virginia, New England, & the Summer Isles / John Smith
The joy of church fellowship rightly attented / Edward Taylor
Upon a spider catching a fly / Edward Taylor
Huswifery / Edward Taylor
The reflextion / Edward Taylor
Lubberland / William Byrd
Indians / William Byrd
A bear story / William Byrd
Of being / Jonathan Edwards
Sarah Pierrepont / Jonathan Edwards
Concerning the notion of liberty, and of moral agency / Jonathan Edwards
Second dialogue between Philocles and Horation / Benjamin Franklin
The autobiography / Benjamin Franklin
To William Brownrigg / Benjamin Franklin
To Joseph Priestley / Benjamin Franklin
From the Count de Schaumberg to the Baron Hohendorf / Benjamin Franklin
The ephemera / Benjamin Franklin
To Mrs. Sarah Bache / Benjamin Franklin
The education of a Quaker / The education of a Quaker
Thoughts on the present state of American affairs / Thomas Paine
The American crisis / Thomas Paine
The age of reason / Thomas Paine
The unanimous Declaration of the Thirteen United States of America / Thomas Jefferson
First Inaugural Address / Thomas Jefferson
Notes on Virginia; Query IV / Thomas Jefferson
Letter to Peter Carr, August 19, 1785 / Thomas Jefferson
Letter to Peter Carr, August 10, 1787 / Thomas Jefferson
Letter to John Adams, October 28, 1813 / Thomas Jefferson
Letter to Dr. Walker Jones, January 2, 1814 / Tomas Jefferson
The power of fancy / Philip Freneau
The house of night / Philip Freneau
On the memorable victory / Philip Freneau
To the memory of the brave Americans / Philip Freneau
On the emigration to America / Philip Freneau
The hurricane / Philip Freneau
On retirement / Philip Freneau
The wild honey suckle / Philip Freneau
The Indian burying ground / Philip Freneau
On the anniversary of the storming of the Bastille / Philip Freneau
Ode [God save the Rights of Man] / Philip Freneau
The republican genius of Europe / Philip Freneau
On a honey bee / Philip Freneau
To a Caty-did / Philip Freneau
On the universality of the God of Nature / Philip Freneau
Knickerbocker's history of New York / Washington Irving
English writers on America / Washington Irving
Rural life in England / Washington Irving
The legend of Sleepy Hollow / Washington Irving
The discovery of land / Washington Irving
Legend of the Moor's legacy / Washington Irving
The deerslayer / James Fenimore Cooper
The last of the Mohicans / James Fenimore Cooper
The pathfinder / James Fenimore Cooper
The pioneers / James Fenimore Cooper
The prairie / James Fenimore Cooper
The pilot / James Fenimore Cooper
England and America / James Fenimore Cooper
Thanatopsis / William Cullen Bryant
The yellow violet / William Cullen Bryant
Inscription for the entrance to a wood / William Cullen Bryant
To a waterfowl / William Cullen Bryant
Green River / William Cullen Bryant
The death of the flowers / William Cullen Bryant
"Oh fairest of the rural maids" / William Cullen Bryant
A forest hymn / William Cullen Bryant
Song of Marion's men / William Cullen Bryant
To the fringed gentian / William Cullen Bryant
The prairies / William Cullen Bryant
The battle-field / William Cullen Bryant
The antiquity of freedom / William Cullen Bryant
The poet / William Cullen Bryant
The death of Lincoln / William Cullen Bryant
On poetry in its relation to our age and country / William Cullen Byrant
Written at Rome / Ralph Waldo Emerson
The Rhodora / Ralph Waldo Emerson
The apology / Ralph Waldo Emerson
Concord fight / Ralph Waldo Emerson
The humble bee / Ralph Waldo Emerson
Each and all / Ralph Waldo Emerson
The problem / Ralph Waldo Emerson
Woodnotes / Ralph Waldo Emerson
The sphinx / Ralph Waldo Emerson
Compensation / Ralph Waldo Emerson
Friendship / Ralph Waldo Emerson
The snow-storm / Ralph Waldo Emerson
Thine eyes still shined / Ralph Waldo Emerson
Threnody / Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ode inscribed to W. H. Channing / Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ode to beauty / Ralph Waldo Emerson
Experience / Ralph Waldo Emerson
Character / Ralph Waldo Emerson
Uriel / Ralph Waldo Emerson
Hamatreya / Ralph Waldo Emerson
Days / Ralph Waldo Emerson
Brahma / Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ode sung in the town hall / Ralph Waldo Emerson
Terminus / Ralph Waldo Emerson
Sacrifice / Ralph Waldo Emerson
Written in a volume of Goethe / Ralph Waldo Emerson
Maia / Ralph Waldo Emerson
Nature / Ralph Waldo Emerson
The American scholar / Ralph Waldo Emerson
Self-reliance / Ralph Waldo Emerson
The over-soul / Ralph Waldo Emerson
The poet / Ralph Waldo Emerson
Mr. Higginbotham's catastophe / Nathaniel Hawthorne
Young Goodman Brown / Nathaniel Hawthorne
The maypole of Merry Mount / Nathaniel Hawthorne
The minister's black veil / Nathaniel Hawthorne
Endicott and the red cross / Nathaniel Hawthorne
Rappaccini's daughter / Nathaniel Hawthorne
The old manse / Nathaniel Hawthorne
Ethan Brand / Nathaniel Hawthorne
The spirit of poetry / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
A psalm of life / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Hymn to the night / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The beleaguered city / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Serenade / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Mellonta Tauta / Edgar Allan Poe
The skeleton in armor / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Maidenhood / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Mezzo Cammin / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The arsenal at Springfield / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The evening star / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Sea-weed / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Evangeline / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The secret of the sea / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Sir Humphrey Gilbert / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Children / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The building of the ship / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
My lost youth / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Sandalphon / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The saga of King Olaf / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The birds of Killingworth / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Divina Commedia / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Chaucer / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Shakespeare / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Milton / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The sound of the sea / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Morituri Salutamus / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The cross of snow / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Victor and vanquished / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
A Dutch picture / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Jugurtha / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The tide rises, the tide falls / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Ultima Thule / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The bells of San Blas / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
A national literature / Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The moral warfare / John Greenleaf Whittier
Memories / John Greenleaf Whittier
Massachusetts to Virginia / John Greenleaf Whittier
Proem / John Greenleaf Whittier
Ichabod / John Greenleaf Whittier
Songs of labor, dedication / John Greenleaf Whittier
The Shoemakers / John Greenleaf Whittier
First-Day thoughts / John Greenleaf Whittier
Burns / John Greenleaf Whittier
The last walk in autumn / John Greenleaf Whittier
Skipper Ireson's ride / John Greenleaf Whittier
Telling the bees / John Greenleaf Whittier
My playmate / John Greenleaf Whittier
The waiting / John Greenleaf Whittier
Laus Deo / John Greenleaf Whittier
Snow-bound /John Greenleaf Whittier
The eternal goodness / John Greenleaf Whittier
Abraham Davenport / John Greenleaf Whittier
In school-days / John Greenleaf Whittier
Centennial hymn / John Greenleaf Whittier
Burning drift-wood / John Greenleaf Whittier
The city of a day / John Greenleaf Whittier
A dream within a dream / Edgar Allan Poe
Song from "Al Aaraaf" / Edgar Allan Poe
Romance / Edgar Allan Poe
Sonnet--to science / Edgar Allan Poe
To Helen / Edgar Allan Poe
Israfel / Edgar Allan Poe
The city in the sea / Edgar Allan Poe
The sleeper / Edgar Allan Poe
Lenore / Edgar Allan Poe
The coliseum / Edgar Allan Poe
To One in Paradise / Edgar Allan Poe
Ligeia / Edgar Allan Poe
The fall of the house of Usher / Edgar Allan Poe
The masque of the Red Death / Edgar Allan Poe
The purloined letter / Edgar Allan Poe
Dream-land / Edgar Allan Poe
The raven / Edgar Allan Poe
Ulalume / Edgar Allan Poe
Eldorado / Edgar Allan Poe
Annabel Lee / Edgar Allan Poe
The cask of Amontillado / Edgar Allan Poe
Hawthorne's twice-told tales / Edgar Allan Poe
The poetic principle / Edgar Allan Poe
Address at Cooper Institutte, New York / Abraham Lincoln
Farewell remarks at Springfield, Illinios / Abraham Lincoln
Address in Independence Hall, Philadelphia / Abraham Lincoln
First Inaugural Address / Abraham Lincoln
Gettysburg Address / Abraham Lincoln
Second Inaugural Address / Abraham Lincoln
Old Ironsides / Oliver Wendell Holmes
The last leaf / Oliver Wendell Holmes
My aunt / Oliver Wendell Holmes
The ballad of the oysterman / Oliver Wendell Holmes
After a lecture on Wordsworth / Olvier Wendell Holmes
The voiceless / Oliver Wendell Holmes
The living temple / Oliver Wendell Holmes
The boys / Oliver Wendell Holmes
Brother Jonathan's lament for Sister Caroline / Oliver Wendell Holmes
The chambered nautilus / Oliver Wendell Holmes
Contentment / Oliver Wendell Holmes
The deacon's masterpiece / Oliver Wendell Holmes
At the pantomime / Oliver Wendell Holmes
Nearing the snow-line / Oliver Wendell Holmes
At my fireside / Oliver Wendell Holmes
After the curfew / Oliver Wendell Holmes
Invitâ Minervâ / Oliver Wendell Holmes
The autocrat of the breakfast-table / Oliver Wendell Holmes
Jonathan Edwards / Oliver Wendell Holmes
A winter walk / Henry David Thoreau
Civil disobedience / Henry David Thoreau
Walden : where I lived, and what I lived for / Henry David Thoreau
Brute neighbors / Henry David Thoreau
Life without principle / Henry David Thoreau
Rhoecus / James Russell Lowell
To the dandelion / James Russell Lowell
The Biglow Papers, first series / James Russell Lowell
A fable for critics / James Russell Lowell
The Biglow Papers, second series / James Russell Lowell
Ode recited at the Harvard Commemoration / James Russell Lowell
New England two centuries ago / James Russell Lowell
Democracy / James Russell Lowell


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