Norton Critical Editions:American Literature

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    Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass

    Frederick Douglass, William L. Andrews, William S. McFeely

    Second Edition


    This revision of the acclaimed and widely-assigned Norton Critical Edition of Frederick Douglass’ autobiography includes key examples of literary and cultural analyses that have engaged scholars over the last three decades.

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    Uncle Tom's Cabin

    Harriet Beecher Stowe, Elizabeth Ammons

    Third Edition


    One of the most important activist texts in American literature is now available in a thoroughly updated and revised Norton Critical Edition.

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    Herman Melville, Hershel Parker

    Third Edition


    From the foreword to the selected bibliography this is the most up-to-date and comprehensive documentary source for the study of Moby-Dick.

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    The Portrait of a Lady

    Henry James, Michael Gorra


    Henry James’s most famous novel edited by the critically acclaimed author of Portrait of a Novel.

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    The Awakening

    Kate Chopin, Margo Culley

    Third Edition


    This perennial favourite Norton Critical Edition of Kate Chopin’s modernist novel of marital infidelity is now available in a new edition.