American Literature Research Guide
To find the books go to FDU.EDU. Next go to “Web Shortcuts” and select libraries from the drop down list. Then select “Search Library Catalog”. Type in your subject and click search. If your subject contains more than one word, go to “Advanced” then type in your subject and make sure it says “Subject” in the box labeled “Within.” You can also search by title, author, ISBN and call number.
(To find the databases go to FDU.EDU. Next go to “Web Shortcuts” and select libraries from the drop down list. Then select “FDU Online Library”)
Brown M.E., Rosenberg B.A., (Ed.) (1998) Encyclopedia of Folklore and Literature, Denver: ABC-CLIO
Flora C, MacKethan L.H., Taylor T, (Ed.) (2002) The Companion to Southern Literature, Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press,
Haralson E.L. (2001) (Ed.) Encyclopedia of American Poetry, The Twentieth Century Chicago: Fitzroy Dearborn Publishers
Ramirez L.E., (2008) Encyclopedia of Hispanic American Literature New York: Facts on File
Showalter E, Baechler L, Litz A.W., (Ed.) (1991) Modern American Women Writers New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons
Smith V, Baechler L, Litz A.W. (Ed.) (1990) African American Writers New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons
Buonomo, L. (2014) Immigration, ethnicity, and class in American writing, 1830-1860 : reading the stranger Lanham, Maryland : Lexington Books
De Jong M. (Ed.) (2013) Sentimentalism in nineteenth-century America : literary and cultural practices Madison : Fairleigh Dickinson University Press ; Lanham, Maryland : Co-published with the Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group, Inc.
Castronovo R. (Ed.) (2012) The Oxford handbook of nineteenth-century American literature New York : Oxford University Press