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English

ENG 231

American Literature to 1865
3 Credits ■ Fall ■ HU/hu ■ CC-CT

An examination of essays, poems, stories, and novels of selected authors from the Puritan period to the middle of the nineteenth century . (Nearly all of the noted writers of the period lived in Massachusetts .) The course includes such authors as Bradford, Franklin, Bryant, Hawthorne, Melville, Emerson, Thoreau, Doug- lass, Whitman, and Dickinson .

Six credits of composition or permission of the instructor.