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ENGL.3310: American Novels to 1900

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Links to Access Novels

Nathaniel Hawthorne, The Blithedale Romance. 1841


John Rollin Ridge,  Life and Times of the Bandit Joaquin Murieta. 1854  
      Buy a print copy at the bookstore
      Library ebook copy below.


Rebecca Harding Davis, Life in the Iron Mills. 1861
        Buy a print copy at the bookstore 
        Use link
        Library e-book
    https://warwick.ac.uk/fac/arts/english/currentstudents/undergraduate/modules/fulllist/second/en213/2011syllabus/life_in_the_iron-mills.pdf (PDF will download).


Louisa May Alcott, Behind a Mask. 1866
      Buy a print copy at the bookstore 
      Read in Internet Archive, link below. (Note: to read on Internet Archive, create an account, log in and read online. Be SURE to click the "Return Now" button when finished with your session even if you plan to return to the book.) You will have to annotate on a separate sheet.


 

William Wells Brown,  Clotelle or the Colored Heroine, 1867
      Brown wrote several versions of this novel with similar names. We will read the 1867 version, not any of  the earlier ones. 
      https://www.gutenberg.org/files/241/241-h/241-h.htm

      Library ebook below
 

 


Mark Twain, Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, 1884
         Buy print copy at the bookstore.
         Library ebook below.

 


Herman Melville, Moby Dick. 1851
       Buy a print copy at the bookstore.
       Library ebook below.

 


Edith Wharton, The House of Mirth, 1905
       Buy a print copy at the bookstore
       Use link 

       https://freeditorial.com/en/books/the-house-of-mirth

       Library ebook below


Charles Chesnutt, The Marrow of Tradition, 1901 
      Buy a print copy at the bookstore or use one of the links below.
      Full Text Archive: https://www.fulltextarchive.com/page/The-Marrow-of-Tradition/

      


Sherley Anne Williams, Dessa Rose, 1986 
    Buy a print copy at the bookstore
    Read on reserve at O’Leary Library circulation desk
    Read on Internet Archive. 

    https://archive.org/details/dessarose00will (Note: to read on Internet Archive, Create an account, log in and read online. Be SURE to click the "Return Now"button when finished with your session even if you plan to return to the book.) You will have to annotate on a separate sheet.