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  • The Monetary Imagination of Edgar Allan Poeby Heinz Tschachler

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2013; US$ 45.00

    In this first-of-its-kind treatment, Heinz Tschachler offers an account of Edgar Allan Poe's relation to the world of banking and money in antebellum America. He contends that Poe gave the full force of his censure to the acrimonious debates about America's money, Andrew Jackson's bank war, the panic of 1837 and the ensuing depression, and the nation's... more...

  • CliffsNotes Vonnegut's Major Worksby Thomas R. Holland

    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2004; US$ 5.99

    CliffsNotes on Vonnegut's Major Works includes brief analyses of some of Vonnegut's most-read literary works, including Cat's Cradle; Breakfast of Champions; Slaughterhouse-Five; and God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater . Also discussed is Piano Player; The Sirens of Titan; Mother Night; and Happy Birthday, Wanda June.   In addition to a general... more...

  • Mayordomoby Stanley Crawford

    University of New Mexico Press 1988; US$ 9.99

    This memoir of the author's experience as a mayordomo, or ditch boss, is the first record of the life of an acequia by a community participant. more...

  • Modern American Literatureby Catherine Morley

    Edinburgh University Press 2012; US$ 32.00

    An incisive study of modern American literature, casting new light on its origins and themes. Exploring canonical American writers such as Ezra Pound, Ernest Hemingway and William Faulkner alongside less familiar writers like Djuna Barnes and Susan Glaspell, the guide takes readers though a diverse literary landscape. It considers how the rise of the... more...

  • AN AMERICAN PROCESSIONby Alfred Kazin

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2013; US$ 18.95

    An American Procession is a study, on the largest scale, of the major American writers at work during the historically and literarily crucial century that began in the early 1830s, when Ralph Waldo Emerson founded a national literature on the basis of a metaphysical revolution, and ended on the eve of the 1930s with the triumph of modernism and the... more...

  • The Cambridge Companion to Nineteenth-Century American Poetryby Kerry Larson

    Cambridge University Press 2011; US$ 23.00

    The first critical collection of its kind devoted solely to this subject, this Companion covers both well-known and lesser-known poets. more...

  • The Cambridge Companion to Cormac McCarthyby Steven Frye

    Cambridge University Press 2013; US$ 22.00

    Provides a sophisticated introduction to the life and work of Cormac McCarthy appropriate for scholars, teachers and general readers. more...

  • The Oxford Handbook of American Literary Naturalismby Keith Newlin

    Oxford University Press, USA 2011; US$ 149.99

    After its heyday in the late nineteenth and early twentieth century, naturalism, a genre that typically depicts human beings as the product of biological and environmental forces over which they have little control, was supplanted by modernism, a genre in which writers experimented with innovations in form and content. In the last decade, the movement... more...

  • Postmodern Tales of Slavery in the Americasby Timothy J. Cox

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 147.00

    First Published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • Joseph Brodsky and the Creation of Exileby David M. Bethea

    Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 42.50

    Joseph Brodsky, one of the most prominent contemporary American poets, is also among the finest living poets in the Russian language. Nevertheless, his poetry and the crucial bilingual dimension of his poetic world are still insufficiently understood by Western audiences. How did the Russian-born Brodsky arrive at his present status as an international... more...