Literature of the Antebellum South Representative Works - Essay

Representative Works

(Nineteenth-Century Literary Criticism)

F. Colburn Adams
Our World; or, The Slaveholder's Daughter (novel) 1855
Justice in the By-Ways (novel) 1856

Washington Allston
The Sylphs of the Seasons, with Other Poems (poetry) 1813

Joseph G. Baldwin
Flush Times of Alabama and Mississippi (short stories and sketches) 1853

William Wells Brown
The Narrative of William Wells Brown, a Fugitive Slave, Written by Himself (slave narrative) 1847
Clotel; or, The President's Daughter (novel) 1853
The Escape; or, A Leap for Freedom (drama) 1858

William Alexander Caruthers
The Cavaliers of Virginia; or, The Recluse of Jamestown, an...

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