Biographies Edit Literature by form Edit
American poetry Edit For a more extensive listing see . Category:American poetry
American prose Edit
American novels Edit
, by The Last of the Mohicans James Fenimore Cooper (1826)
, by The Scarlet Letter Nathaniel Hawthorne (1850)
, by The House of the Seven Gables Nathaniel Hawthorne (1851)
, by Moby-Dick Herman Melville (1851)
, by The Prince and the Pauper Mark Twain (1882)
, by Adventures of Huckleberry Finn Mark Twain (1884)
, by A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court Mark Twain (1889)
, by Billy Budd Herman Melville (1891)
, by The Red Badge of Courage Stephen Crane (1895)
, by The Call of the Wild Jack London (1903)
, by The Jungle Upton Sinclair (1906)
, by White Fang Jack London (1906)
, by Ethan Frome Edith Wharton (1911)
, by Riders of the Purple Sage Zane Grey (1912)
, by Tarzan of the Apes Edgar Rice Burroughs (1912)
, by Pollyanna Eleanor H. Porter (1913)
, by A Princess of Mars Edgar Rice Burroughs (1917) , by The Age of Innocence Edith Wharton (1920)
American short stories Edit "
The Legend of Sleepy Hollow", by Washington Irving (1819) "
Rip Van Winkle", by Washington Irving (1819) "
The Fall of the House of Usher", by Edgar Allan Poe (1839) "
The Pit and the Pendulum", by Edgar Allan Poe (1843) "
The Tell-Tale Heart", by Edgar Allan Poe (1843) "
Rappaccini's Daughter", by Nathaniel Hawthorne (1844) "
Bartleby the Scrivener", by Herman Melville (1856) "
The Man without a Country", by Edward Everett Hale (1863) "
The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County", by Mark Twain (1865) "
The Idyl of Red Gulch", by Bret Harte (1870) "
The Luck of Roaring Camp", by Bret Harte (1870) "
The Outcasts of Poker Flat", by Bret Harte (1870) "
The Yellow Wall Paper", by Charlotte Perkins Gilman (1901) "
Lost Face", by Jack London (1910) " To build a Fire", by Jack London (1910)
American orations Edit See also . Portal:Speeches by United States Presidents Collections of American literature Edit
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