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Could someone lead me to a place where to find American Classic Literature in chronological order or something close to it. This is to use it along U.S. History.


Thanks in advance.:)


Somehow, I think this list got a little out of order. . .oh, nuts, it got organized by author. . .(it was honestly organized by time period.)


Bryant, William Cullen --Selected poems

Cooper, James Fennimore --Last of the Mohicans

Crane, Stephen -- Red Badge of Courage

Dickinson, Emily -- Selected poems

Douglas, Frederick -- Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, An American Slave: Written by Himself

Dunbar, Paul Laurence --Selected poems

Emerson, Ralph Waldo --Selected poems

Equiano, Olaudah --The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano, or Gustavus Vassa

Franklin, Benjamin --The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin

Harte, Bret --“The Outcasts of Poker Flat”

Hawthorne, Nathaniel --The Scarlet Letter

Irving, Washington --“Legend of Sleepy Hollow”, “Angler”

London, Jack --Call of the Wild

Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth --Selected poems

Melville, Herman --Moby Dick

Paine, Thomas --Common Sense

Poe, Edgar Allan --“Tell-Tale Heart”

Porter, William Sydney (O. Henry) --“The Gift of the Magi”

Stowe, Harriet Beecher --Uncle Tom’s Cabin

Thoreau, Henry --Walden

Twain, Mark --The Adventures of Huck Finn

Whitman, Walt --Selected poems

Booker, Washington T. --Up From Slavery (??? Don’t know if I want to use)

Cather, Willa --My Antonia

Griffin, John Howard --Black Like Me (??? Don’t know if I want to use)

Keyes, Daniel --Flowers for Algernon

Marshall, Catherine --Christy

Potok, Chaim --The Chosen

Sinclair, Upton --The Jungle

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