American Literature

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Joe H. Baker, Jr. Collection

Chiefly known for titles by Gertrude Stein.

Donald Barthelme Collection

Titles from the author’s personal library, as well as most of the books published in his lifetime.

Larry McMurtry Collection

Large selection of the author’s published works.

Vassar Miller Collection

Works by and about the poet.

William B. Shrimplin Collection

First editions of Mark Twain, Herman Melville, James Fenimore Cooper, John Greenleaf Whittier, Harriet Beecher Stowe, and other American novelists and poets.