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Product Description: Frederick Douglass’s fluid, changeable sense of his own life story is reflected in the many conflicting accounts he gave of key events and relationships during his journey from slavery to freedom. Nevertheless, when these differing self-presentations are put side by side and consideration is given individually to their rhetorical strategies and historical moment, what emerges is a fascinating collage of Robert S...read more

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9780674055810 | 1 edition (Harvard Univ Pr, January 7, 2016), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Frederick Douglass’s fluid, changeable sense of his own life story is reflected in the many conflicting accounts he gave of key events and relationships during his journey from slavery to freedom.

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Product Description: A Companion to American Literary Studies addresses the most provocative questions, subjects, and issues animating the field. Essays provide readers with the knowledge and conceptual tools for understanding American literary studies as it is practiced today, and chart new directions for the future of the subject...read more
By Robert S. Levine (editor)

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9781405198813 | Blackwell Pub, December 20, 2011, cover price $225.00 | About this edition: A Companion to American Literary Studies addresses the most provocative questions, subjects, and issues animating the field.

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9781119062516 | Blackwell Pub, July 20, 2015, cover price $54.95 | About this edition: A Companion to American Literary Studies addresses the most provocative questions, subjects, and issues animating the field.

Miscellaneous:

9781444343779 | Blackwell Pub, August 26, 2011, cover price $199.95

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Product Description: Clotel or, The President's Daughter - A Narrative of Slave Life in the United States by William Wells Brown. Brand New Complete Edition. MORE than two hundred years have elapsed since the first cargo of slaves was landed on the banks of the James River, in the colony of Virginia, from the West coast of Africa...read more

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9781499618839, titled "Clotel Or, the President's Daughter: A Narrative of Slave Life in the United States" | Createspace Independent Pub, May 20, 2014, cover price $8.95 | also contains Clotel or the President's Daughter: A Narrative of Slave Life in the United States, Clotel: Or, the President's Daughter: a Narrative of Slave Life in the United States | About this edition: Clotel or, The President's Daughter - A Narrative of Slave Life in the United States by William Wells Brown.
9781436808774, titled "Clotel or the President's Daughter: A Narrative of Slave Life in the United States" | Kessinger Pub Co, June 30, 2008, cover price $27.95 | also contains Clotel or the President's Daughter: A Narrative of Slave Life in the United States, Clotel; Or, the President's Daughter: A Narrative of Slave Life in the United States | About this edition: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.
9780312152659 | Bedford/st Martins, March 1, 2000, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: William Wells Brown’s Clotel (1853), the first novel written by an African American, was published in London while Brown was still legally regarded as "property" within the borders of the United States.

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Product Description: The New Cambridge Companion to Herman Melville provides timely, critical essays on Melville's classic works. The essays have been specially commissioned for this volume and provide a complete overview of Melville's career. Melville's major novels are discussed, along with a range of his short fiction and poetry, including neglected works ripe for rediscovery...read more
By Robert S. Levine (editor)

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9781107023130 | Cambridge Univ Pr, November 25, 2013, cover price $84.99 | About this edition: The New Cambridge Companion to Herman Melville provides timely, critical essays on Melville's classic works.

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9781107687912 | Cambridge Univ Pr, December 2, 2013, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: The New Cambridge Companion to Herman Melville provides timely, critical essays on Melville's classic works.

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Product Description: One of Nathaniel Hawthorne’s great romances, The Blithedale Romance draws upon the author’s experiences at Brook Farm, the short-lived utopian community where Hawthorne spent much of 1841. Blithedale (“Happy Valley”), another would-be modern Arcadia, is the stage for Hawthorne’s grimly comic tragedy (Henry James famously called the novel “the lightest, the brightest, the liveliest” of Hawthorne’s “unhumorous fictions”)...read more
By Robert S. Levine (introduced by)

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9780674050211 | Belknap Pr, April 1, 2010, cover price $11.50 | About this edition: One of Nathaniel Hawthorne’s great romances, The Blithedale Romance draws upon the author’s experiences at Brook Farm, the short-lived utopian community where Hawthorne spent much of 1841.

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Product Description: Robert Levine examines the American romance in a new historical context. His book offers a fresh reading of the genre, establishing its importance to American culture between the founding of the Republic and the Civil War. With convincing historical and literary detail, Levine shows that anxieties about foreign elements--French revolutionaries, secret societies, Catholic immigrants, African slaves--are central to the fictional worlds of Brockden Brown, Cooper, Hawthorne and Melville...read more

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9780521366540 | Cambridge Univ Pr, May 1, 1989, cover price $170.00 | About this edition: Robert Levine examines the American romance in a new historical context.

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9780521093408, titled "Conspiracy and Romance: Studies in Brockden Brown, Cooper, Hawthorne, and Melville" | 1 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, January 11, 2009), cover price $54.99 | About this edition: Robert Levine examines the American romance in a new historical context.

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Product Description: New technologies and workplace pressures have extended the working day, reduced time off, and often disconnected workers from their communities. Vacations are often too short or simply not taken and stress-reduction techniques and medications may address the symptoms of the problem but rarely the causes...read more

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9781844090969 | Findhorn Pr, May 1, 2007, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: New technologies and workplace pressures have extended the working day, reduced time off, and often disconnected workers from their communities.

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Product Description: Martin R. Delany (1812-85) has been called the "Father of Black Nationalism," but his extraordinary career also encompassed the roles of abolitionist, physician, editor, explorer, politician, army officer, novelist, and political theorist...read more

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9780807827635 | Univ of North Carolina Pr, February 1, 2003, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: Martin R.

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Product Description: Firmly grounded in the core strengths that have made it the best-selling undergraduate survey in the field, The Norton Anthology of American Literature has been revitalized in this Seventh Edition through the collaboration between three new period editors and five seasoned ones...read more

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9780393927405 | 7 pap/psc edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, April 1, 2007), cover price $48.30 | About this edition: Firmly grounded in the core strengths that have made it the best-selling undergraduate survey in the field, The Norton Anthology of American Literature has been revitalized in this Seventh Edition through the collaboration between three new period editors and five seasoned ones.
9789990017342, titled "The Norton Anthology Of American Literature, 1820-1865" | 6 edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, July 1, 2002), cover price $0.02

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Product Description: The Cambridge Companion to Herman Melville is intended to provide a critical introduction to Melville's work. The essays have been specially commissioned for this volume, and provide a comprehensive overview of Melville's career...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Robert S. Levine (editor)

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9780521554770 | Cambridge Univ Pr, May 1, 1998, cover price $67.99 | About this edition: The Cambridge Companion to Herman Melville is intended to provide a critical introduction to Melville's work.

Paperback:

9780521555715 | Cambridge Univ Pr, May 13, 1998, cover price $42.00 | About this edition: The Cambridge Companion to Herman Melville is intended to provide a critical introduction to Melville's work.

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Product Description: The differences between Frederick Douglass and Martin Delany have historically been reduced to a simple binary pronouncement: assimilationist versus separatist. Now Robert S. Levine restores the relationship of these two important nineteenth-century African American writers to its original complexity...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780807823231 | Univ of North Carolina Pr, May 1, 1997, cover price $59.95 | About this edition: The differences between Frederick Douglass and Martin Delany have historically been reduced to a simple binary pronouncement: assimilationist versus separatist.

Paperback:

9780807846339 | Univ of North Carolina Pr, May 1, 1997, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: The differences between Frederick Douglass and Martin Delany have historically been reduced to a simple binary pronouncement: assimilationist versus separatist.

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