Early American Literature: A Bibliography of Secondary Material


(Call numbers are to the Lehigh University library )
American Literary Scholarship: An Annual.  Durham: Duke UP, 1963-.  (810.9025 A512)
Ammerman, David L., and Philip D. Morgan.  Books About Early America: 2001 Titles. Williamsburg: Institute of Early American History and Culture, 1989.  (R 973.016 A518b)

Appleby, Joyce.  "A Different Kind of Independence: The Postwar Restructuring of the Historical Study of Early America."  William and Mary Quarterly 50.2 (1993): 245-67.  (973.05 W728)

Eighteenth Century: A Current Bibliography.  (not at Lehigh)
Evans, Charles.  American Bibliography . . . 1639 . . . 1820.  New York: P. Smith, 1941--.  (R 015.73 E92a)

The Future of Early American History.  Spec. issue of  William and Mary Quarterly 50.2 (1993): 299-466.  (973.05 W728)

Greenberg, Douglas.  "The Middle Colonies in Recent American Historiography."  William and Mary Quarterly 36.3 (1979): 396-427.  (973.05 W728)

Gura, Philip F.  "The Study of Colonial American Literature, 1966-1987: A Vade Mecum."  William and Mary Quarterly 45.2 (1988): 305-41.  (973.05 W728)

Hall, David D.  "On Common Ground: The Coherence of American Puritan Studies."  William and Mary Quarterly 44.2 (1987): 193-229.  (973.05 W728)

Handbook of Latin American Studies.  (016.918 H236)

Heimert, Alan, and Andrew Delbanco, eds.  The Puritans in America: A Narrative Anthology. Cambridge: Harvard UP, 1985.  (285.9 P9852)

Journal of American History.  (973.06 M67h)
Leary, Lewis, comp.  Articles on American Literature: 1900-1950. Articles on American Literature: 1950-1967.  Articles on American Literature: 1968-1975.  Durham: Duke UP.  (RR 016.81 L479)

Levernier, James, and Douglas R. Wilmes, eds.  American Writers Before 1800.  Westport: Greenwood P, 1983.  (R 810.9 A5123)
Miller, Perry, and Thomas H. Johnson, eds.  The Puritans: A Sourcebook of Their Writings.  New York: American Book Co., 1938.  (810.8 M649p)

Montgomery, Michael S.  American Puritan Studies: An Annotated Bibliography of Dissertations, 1882-1981.  Westport: Greenwood P, 1984.  (974 A512)
Parker, Patricia L.  Early American Fiction: A Reference Guide.  Boston: G. K. Hall, 1984.  (R 813.016 P242e)

PMLA: Publications of the Modern Language Association.  (R 016.4 M689m)  (Electronic version available on the web begins in 1963)
Rubin, Louis D.  A Bibliographical Guide to the Study of Southern Literature.  Baton Rouge: Louisiana State UP, 1969.  (016.81 R896b)    Updated as Southern Literature, 1968-1975: A Checklist of Scholarship. Boston: G. K. Hall, 1978.  (016.81 R896ba)

Ruoff, A. LaVonne Brown, and Jerry W. Ward, Jr., eds.  Redefining American Literary History.  New York: Modern Language Association, 1990.  (810.99206 R314)

Ruppert, James.  Guide To American Poetry Explication. Colonial and Nineteenth- Century.  Vol. 1.  Boston: G.K. Hall, 1989.  (R 811.009 G946)

Rutman, Anita.  "Still Planting the Seeds of Hope: The Recent Literature of the Early Chesapeake Region."  Virginia Magazine of History and Biography 95.1 (1987): 3-24.  (micro)
Scheick, William J., and JoElla Doggett.  Seventeenth Century American Poetry: A Reference Guide.  Boston: G.K. Hall, 1977.  (811.016 S318s)
Spiller, Robert, et al., eds.  Literary History of the United States. New York: Macmillan, 1948.  Vol. 3 and the 1959 "Bibliography Supplement."  (810.9 L776)
Woodress, James.  Dissertations in American Literature, 1891-1966.  Durham: Duke UP, 1968.  (R 016.81 W893d)

Year's Work in Modern Language Studies.   (405.8 Y39)

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