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William Bradford (1590-1657)


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Great Lives from History:  American Series REF 920 GRE Vol. 1 p. 275

U.S. Government Leaders REF 920.073 U.S. G Vol. 1 P. 85 (abridged version of article in Great Lives from History)

Masterplots Ref 809 MAS “History of Plymouth Plantation” Vol 5 p. 2934

Anne Bradstreet


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Literary Lifelines REF 920.03 LIT Vol. 2 p. 32

American Writers REF 810.9 Supplement 1 Part 2 p. 98

Magills’ Survey of American Literature REF 810.9 MAG Vol 1 p. 259

World Poets REF 809.1 WOR Vol 1 p. 121

Emily Dickinson


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Literary Lifelines REF 920.03 LIT Vol 3 p. 86

Great Lives from History: American Series REF 920 GRE Vol II p. 634

Magill’s Survey of American Literature REF 810.9 MAG Vol 2 p. 509

American Writers REF 810.9AME Vol I p. 451

World Poets REF 809.1 WOR Vol 1 p.

Nineteenth-Century Writers 810.9 OTF p. 83

Masterplots REF 809 MAS Vol 2 p. 1222

Poets: American and British REF 821.009 POE Vol I p. 389

 

Jonathan Edwards


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American Writers REF 810.9 AME Vol I P. 544

Great Lives from History:  American Series REF 920 GRE Vol. 2 p. 730

Masterplots REF 809 MAS “Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God” Vol 10 p. 6044

Ralph Waldo Emerson


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Literary Lifelines REF 920.03 LIT Vol 3 p. 168

Great Lives from History: American Series REF 920 GRE Vol II p. 756

Magill’s Survey of American Literature REF 810.9 MAG Vol 2 p. 627

American Writers REF 810.9AME Vol II p. 1

World Poets REF 809.1 WOR Vol 1 p. 359

Masterplots Ref 809 MAS; Vol 9 p. 5534;  Vol 10 p. 6116

Literature and Its Times REF 809 LIT Vol 2 p. 314

The Second Great Awakening Transcendentalists 277.3 HAN

Benjamin Franklin


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How Lincoln Learned to Read  370.973 WOL p. 4

American Writers REF 810.9 AME Vol II p. 101

Magill’s Survey of American Literature REF 810.9 MAG Vol 2 p. 695

Masterplots REF 809 MAS “The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin” Vol 1 p. 427

Literature and Its Times REF 809 LIT Vol 1 p. 22; Vol 1 p. 309

Private Lives:  Curious Facts about the Famous and Infamous 920 BRY p. 125

Founding Brothers:  The Revolutionary Generation 920 ELL

Seven Who Shaped Our Destiny 920 MOR p. 5

Nathaniel Hawthorne


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Literary Lifelines REF 920.03 LIT Vol 4 p.

Great Lives from History: American Series REF 920 GRE Vol III p. 1075

American Writers Retrospective Supplement REF 810.9 RET p. 145

America Writers REF 810.9 AME Vol 2 p. 223

Magill’s Survey of American Literature REF 810.9 MAG Vol 5 p. 837

Masterplots REF 809 MAS Vol 1 p. 199; Vol 2 p. 699; Vol 5 p. 3029; Vol  7 p. 3969; Vol 10 p. 5847

Literature and Its Times REF 809 LIT Vol 1 p. 351; Vol 1 p. 421

The Oxford Book of American Short Stories 813 OXF p. 62

Washington Irving


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Literary Lifelines REF 920.03 LIT Vol 5p. 90

Great Lives from History: American Series REF 920 GRE Vol III p. 1209

Magill’s Survey of American Literature REF 810.9 MAG Vol 3 p. 980

American Writers REF 810.9AME Vol II p. 295

Nineteenth-Century Writers 810.9 OTF p. 1

Masterplots REF 809 MAS Vol 5 p. 2926; Vol 6 p. 3576; Vol 10 p. 5634

Literature and Its Times REF 809 LIT Vol 1 p. 101; Vol 1 p. 211; Vol 1 p. 330

The Oxford Book of American Short Stories 813 OXF p. 17

Thomas Jefferson


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Great Lives from History: American Series REF 920.009 GRE Vol III p. 1248

Heroes and Pioneers 920.02 HER p. 154

Literature and Its Times REF 809 LIT “The Declaration of Independence” Vol 1 p. 93

Founding Brothers:  The Revolutionary Generation 920 ELL

Seven Who Shaped Our Destiny 920 MOR p. 115

Arthur Miller


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The Norton Book of Interviews REF 920.009 PEN p. 537

Plays in One Act “The Last Yankee” 808.82 PLA p. 358

Literary Lifelines REF 920.03 Lit Vol 7 p. 42

Magill’s Survey of American Literature REF 810.9 MAG Vol 4 p. 1363

American Writers REF 810.9AME Vol III p. 145

Masterplots REF 809 MAS Vol 1 p. 150; Vol 3 p. 1410; Vol 3 p. 1558

Masterplots II REF 809.2 MAS Vol 1 p. 17; Vol 2 p. 831; Vol 3 p. 1283​                   

Literature and Its Times REF 809 LIT Vol 1 p. 78; Vol 4 p. 109; 

Edgar Allan Poe


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Harvard Classics “The Poetic Principle” REF 808.8 HAR Vol 28 p. 370

Literary Lifelines REF 920.03 LIT Vol 8 p. 42

Great Lives from History: American Series REF 920 GRE Vol IV p. 1807

Magill’s Survey of American Literature REF 810.9 MAG Vol 5 p. 1640

American Writers REF 810.9AME Vol III p. 409

World Poets REF 809.1 WOR Vol 2 p. 323

Nineteenth-Century Writers 810.9 OTF p. 24

Poets: American and British REF 821.009 POE Vol II p. 975

Masterplots REF 809 MAS Vol 4 p. 2198; Vol 4 p. 2566; Vol 6 p. 3634; Vol 8 p. 4400

Masterplots II Short Stories Series REF 809.3 MAS  Vol 1 p. 231; Vol 1 p. 334; Vol II p. 568; Vol II p. 751; Vol II p. 889; Vol III p. 1352; Vol IV p. 1451; Vol IV p. 1544; Vol IV p. 1544; Vol IV p. 1821; Vol V p. 1868; Vol V p. 2312; Vol VI p. 2630

Literature and Its Times REF 809 LIT Vol 2 p. 81; Supplement 1 Part 1 p. 271

Private Lives:  Curious Facts about the Famous and Infamous 920 BRY p. 240

The Oxford Book of American Short Stories 813 OXF p. 91

Edward Taylor


Reference Materials

American Writers REF 810.9 AME Vol IV p. 144

Henry David Thoreau


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Literary Lifelines REF 920.03 LIT Vol 10 p. 26

Great Lives from History: American Series Ref 920 GRE Vol V p. 2310

Magill’s Survey of American Literature REF 810.9 MAG Vol 6 p. 1942

American Writers REF 810.9AME Vol IV p. 451

Nineteenth-Century Writers 810.9 OTF p. 59

Harvard Classics “Walking” REF 808.8 HAR Vol 28 p. 394

Masterplots Ref 809 MAS Vol 12 p. 6995; Vol 12 p. 7095

Literature and Its Times REF 809 LIT Vol 2 p. 87; Vol 2 p. 416

The Second Great Awakening Transcendentalists 277.3 HAN

Mark Twain


Reference Materials

Literary Lifelines REF 920.03 LIT Vol 10 p. 56

Great Lives from History: American Series REF 920 GRE Vol V p. 2354

Magill’s Survey of American Literature REF 810.9 MAG Vol 6 p. 1954

American Writers REF 810.9AME Vol IV p. 190

Nineteenth-Century Writers 810.9 OTF p. 59

Who the Hell is Pansy O’Hara?  The Fascinating Stories behind 50 the World’s Best-Loved Books 820.9 BON p. 52

Nineteenth-Century Writers 810.9 OTF p. 93

Masterplots REF 809 MAS Vol 1 p. 44; Vol 1 p. 54; Vol 3 p. 1276; Vol 6 p. 3630; Vol 9 p. 5336; Vol 10 p 5730; Vol 5 p. 2527

Literature and Its Times REF 809 LIT Vol 2 p. 15; Vol 2 p. 249

Private Lives:  Curious Facts about the Famous and Infamous 920 BRY p.  309

The Oxford Book of American Short Stories 813 OXF p. 109

Walt Whitman


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American Writers Retrospective Supplement REF 810.9 RET p. 387

American Writers REF 810.9AME Vol IV p. 331

World Poets REF 809.1 WOR Vol 3 p. 135

Nineteenth-Century Writers 810.9 OTF p. 71

Great Lives from History: American Series Ref 920 GRE Vol V p. 2310

Magill’s Survey of American Literature REF 810.9 MAG Vol 6 p. 2083

Poets: American and British REF 821.009 POE Vol III p. 1507

Masterplots Ref 809 MAS Vol 3 p. 1655; Vol 6 p. 3565

Literature and Its Times REF 809 LIT Vol 2 p. 195

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