A collection of electronic books owned by Chadwick
Library, plus a large collection of public-domain books. You must create
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Indexes books that are full text, free, and
not copyrighted. Users can search the listings by author and title, or
browse by author, title, subject, new listings, or by serial archives.
Maintained by the University of Pennsylvania.
Primary source material "documenting the
cultural history of the American South from the viewpoint of Southerners.
It offers diaries, autobiographies, travel accounts, titles on slavery
and regional literature."
Attempts to include every novel published in
the United States from 1851 to 1875. It includes works by well known writers
such as Louisa May Alcott, Mark Twain, Nathaniel Hawthorne, and Herman
Melville, along with a great many forgotten authors. Courtesy of Indiana