“Perhaps you’ve forgotten the old-world elegance of Irving’s prose or the range of Poe’s Romanticism. Or perhaps your poetic sensibilities could be warmed by the Fireside—Longfellow, Whittier, and Holmes. Rediscover the rich and varied authenticity of American literature with this thorough anthology and extensive study.”
Poetry and Short Stories
This anthology provides a generous but carefully curated selection of American poetry and short fiction from the beginning of the 19th century to the early part of the 20th century. The Study Guide and Teacher Guide ensure a thorough mastery and appreciation for these classic works.