Om American Spirit in Literature
A unique set of short stories, poems and novels from the late 19th to early 20th centuries. From tales of love, life and heartbreaking loss to humorous stories of ghost encounters, these volumes captivate the imaginations of readers young and old. Included in this collection are a variety of dramatic and spirited poems that contemplate the mysteries of life and celebrate the wild beauty of nature. This is a history of American literature and writers that includes chapters on colonial literature, the knickerbockers, the transcendentalists, Emerson, Thoreau, Whitman, Poe and many others as well.