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The dark side of Leaves of Grass

Abroad, but how innocent?

"I got to light out for the Territory"

The city of Boston be damned!

Titles Authors Notes
Adventures Of Huckleberry Finn
Mark Twain "I got to light out for the Territory"
Adventures of Tom Sawyer
Mark Twain What's gone with that boy?
Age Of Innocence
Edith Wharton How Society destroys an unsuitable romance
Alice Adams
Booth Tarkington My, my! We don't learn easy!
An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge
Ambrose Bierce The thought of his wife and children urged him on
Bartleby the Scrivener
Herman Melville Ah, Bartleby! Ah, humanity!
Henry James The city of Boston be damned!
Cabbages and Kings
O. Henry Perhaps only the Walrus will understand
Herman Melville Maybe you can fool all of the people all of the time
Country of the Pointed Firs
Sarah Orne Jewett America perhaps as it was meant to be
Daisy Miller
Henry James Abroad, but how innocent?
Delight Makers
Adolf F. Bandelier A tragic tale of the Native American Southwest
Henry Adams You get Mrs. Clinton, and if your sister is there----
Devil's Dictionary
Ambrose Bierce BRUTE, n. See HUSBAND.
Ethan Frome
Edith Wharton A striking figure, but the ruin of a man
House of Mirth
Edith Wharton If you could forgive your enemy, first inflict a hurt on him.
I Have a Dream
Martin Luther King From every mountainside, let freedom ring!
Java Head
Joseph Hergesheimer No, it's not about an espresso addict.
Upton Sinclair Chicago will be ours!
Maggie: A Girl Of The Streets
Stephen Crane Mean streets, and then some
Main Street
Sinclair Lewis Gopher Prairie, 1; Carol Milford, 0
Moby Dick
Herman Melville Ahab never thinks; he only feels
My Antonia
Willa Cather She was a rich mine of life, like the founders of early races
Mysterious Stranger
Mark Twain Life itself is only a vision
Frank Norris The grain seemed impelled with a force of its own
Frank Norris Give a dollar for July!
Port of Missing Men
Meredith Nicholson Who is John Armitage?
Red Badge Of Courage
Stephen Crane A classic of the Civil War and every war
Edith Wharton The more he saw of life, the more incalculable he found it
Scarlet Letter
Nathaniel Hawthorne Deadbeat dad dumps Puritan gal, pays price
Sister Carrie
Theodore Dreiser Village girl corrupted by Chicago's wicked ways
Spoon River Anthology
Edgar Lee Masters The dark side of Leaves of Grass
Edith Wharton The noise of summer showers on the roof had rustled through their kisses
Uncle Tom's Cabin
Harriet Beecher Stowe The little book that started the Civil War
Winesburg, Ohio
Sherwood Anderson Men live behind walls of misunderstanding they build themselves
Edith Wharton The huntresses of erudition run in packs

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