Widely known as the anthology that best unites tradition with innovation, The American Tradition in Literature is proud to enter its fifth decade of leadership among textbook anthologies of American literature
A tradition of literary excellence
The American Tradition in Literature, volume 1 cover
The American Tradition in Literature, volume 2 cover
The American Tradition in Literature, concise cover

 

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Each volume continues to offer a flexible organization, with literary merit as the guiding principle of selection. The new photos and illustrations that illuminate the texts and literary/historical timelines that help students put works in context.
Click a link to the right to visit the 11th editon sites: Volume 1 | Volume 2 | Concise