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  • Part I

    1. Emerson, Thoreau, and Transcendentalism-Wendell Glick

    2. Hawthorne-David B. Kesterson

    3. Poe-Donald B. Stauffer

    4. Melville-Robert Milder

    5. Whitman and Dickinson-Jerome Loving

    6. Mark Twain-Louis J. Budd

    7. Henry James-Robert L. Gale

    8. Pound and Eliot-George Bornstein and Stuart Y. McDougal

    9. Faulkner-Karl F. Zender

    10. Fitzgerald and Hemingway-Scott Donaldson

    Part II

    11. Literature to 1800-William J. Scheik

    12. 19th-Century Literature-Kermit Vanderbilt

    13. Fiction: 1900 to the 1930s-John J. Murphy

    14. Fiction: The 1930s to the 1950s-Jack Salzman

    15. Fiction: The 1950s to the Present-Jerome Klinkowitz

    16. Poetry: 1900 to the 1940s-Richard Crowder

    17. Poetry: The 1940s to the Present-Lee Bartlett

    18. Drama-Walter J. Meserve

    19. Black Literature-John M. Reilly

    20. Themes, Topics, Criticism-Jonathan Morse

    21. Foreign Scholarship-Marc Chénetier, Hans Galinsky, Gaetano Prampolini, Keiko Beppu, Mona Pers

    22. General Reference Works-James Woodress

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