A Melville enthusiast posts the pictures he took of Arrowhead, the farmhouse near Pittsfield, MA, where Melville lived while writing Moby-Dick.
Among the Nations [I]
Pictures from the Melville Society conference in Greece, 1997. (These are evidently meant to demonstrate that Melville scholars are not dry-as-dust swots, after all.)
Among the Nations [II]
More pictures from Greece.
Among the Nations [III]
Still more pictures.
The Poe Perplex
The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym, the complete text.
Edgar Allan Poe's House
A site maintained by a real Poe enthusiast.
American Women Writers Web
An annotated listing of current scholarship in American literature, culture and history. It summarizes articles currently appearing in journals such as American Literature and American Literary History. Extremely useful.
Authors on the Web
A Japanese (!) index to everything American. Useful for its comprehensive sweep.
American Antiquarian Society
The Antiquarian Society's Gopher Site.
American Environment and American Culture
A site maintained at Yale--great pictures, and a real illustration of the possibilities created by Web technology.
The original 1850 publication in digitized form.
The Illustrating Traveler: Adventure and Illustration in North America and the Caribbean 1760-1895 (A Beinecke Rare Book and Mauscript Library Exhibition)
Century U.S. Historical Text Archive (Jefferson papers; Louisiana Purchase;
Monroe Doctrine; Slavery; Women's movement; and much more.)
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