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Wieland
or, The Transformation: An American Tale and Other Stories
Written by Charles Brockden Brown
Introduction by Caleb Crain


Format: Trade Paperback, 412 pages
Publisher: Modern Library
On Sale: June 11, 2002
Price: $23.00

Called a “remarkable story” by John Greenleaf Whittier and described by John Keats as “very powerful,” Wieland, Charles Brockden Brown’s disturbing 1798 tale of terror, is a masterpiece involving spontaneous combustion, disembodied voices, religious mania, and a gruesome murder based on a real-life incident.

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Wieland
or, The Transformation: An American Tale and Other Stories
Written by Charles Brockden Brown
Introduction by Caleb Crain


Format: eBook, 412 pages
Publisher: Modern Library
On Sale: July 21, 2010
Price: $11.99

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The Algerine Captive
or, The Life and Adventures of Doctor Updike Underhill
Written by Royall Tyler
Introduction by Caleb Crain


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
Publisher: Modern Library
On Sale: July 9, 2002
Price: $16.00

A predecessor of both the nativist humor of Mark Twain and the exotic adventure stories of Washington Irving, Herman Melville, and Richard Dana, Royall Tyler’s The Algerine Captive is an entertaining romp through eighteenth-century society, a satiric look at a variety of American types, from the backwoods schoolmaster to the southern... Read more >
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The Algerine Captive
or, The Life and Adventures of Doctor Updike Underhill
Written by Royall Tyler
Introduction by Caleb Crain


Format: eBook, 304 pages
Publisher: Modern Library
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $11.99

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