A Companion to the American Novel
Copyright © 2012 Blackwell Publishing Ltd
Editor(s): Alfred Bendixen
Published Online: 30 MAR 2012 02:35AM EST
Print ISBN: 9781405101196
Online ISBN: 9781118384329
About this Book
Featuring 37 essays by distinguished literary scholars, A Companion to the American Novel provides a comprehensive single-volume treatment of the development of the novel in the United States from the late 18th century to the present day.
- Represents the most comprehensive single-volume introduction to this popular literary form currently available
- Features 37 contributions from a wide range of distinguished literary scholars
- Includes essays on topics and genres, historical overviews, and key individual works, including The Scarlet Letter, Moby Dick, The Great Gatsby, Beloved, and many more.