Early American Literature: A Bibliography of Secondary Material

Early American Literature: A Bibliography of Secondary Material: A bibliography of print criticism divided in categories designed to provide teachers and students a starting place for class preparation and research projects complied by Edward J. Gallagher up to 1999. For Recent Publications in the field of Early American studies, please consult: The Society of Early Americanists Page of Recent and Forthcoming Publications and Journals. Thank you.

New France

Anderson, Karen L. Chain Her by One Foot: The Subjugation of Native Women in Seventeenth- Century New France. New York: Routledge, 1991.

Axtell, James. The Invasion Within: The Contest of Cultures in Colonial North America. New York: Oxford UP, 1985.

Balesi, Charles J. The Time of the French in the Heart of North America, 1673-1818. Chicago: Alliance Francaise Chicago, 1992.

Bentley, D. M. R., ed. Early Long Poems on Canada. London, Canada: Canadian Poetry P, 1993.

Calloway, Colin G. New Worlds for All: Indians, Europeans, and the Remaking of Early America. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins UP, 1997.

Dickason, Olive Patricia. Canada’s First Nations: A History of Founding Peoples from Earliest Times. Norman: U of Oklahoma P, 1992.

---. The Myth of the Savage and the Beginnings of French Colonialism in the Americas. Edmonton: U of Alberta P, 1984.

Eccles, W. J. Canada Under Louis XIV, 1663-1701. The Canadian Centenary Series. Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1964.

---. France in America. 1972. East Lansing: Michigan State UP, 1990.

Galloway, Patricia K., ed. La Salle and His Legacy: Frenchmen and Indians in the Lower Mississippi Valley. Jackson: UP of Mississippi, 1982.

Hamilton, Roberta. Feudal Society and Colonization: The Historiography of New France. Gananoque: Langdale P, 1988.

Hoffman, Paul E. A New Andalucia and a Way to the Orient: The American Southeast During the Sixteenth Century. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State UP, 1990.

Jaenen, Cornelius J. Friend and Foe: Aspects of French-Amerindian Cultural Contact in the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries. New York: Columbia UP, 1976.

Klinck, Carl F., et al., eds. Literary History of Canada: Canadian Literature in English. 2nd ed. Toronto: U of Toronto P, 1976.

Lyon, Eugene. The Enterprise of Florida: Pedro Menendez de Aviles and the Spanish Conquest of 1565-1568. Gainesville: UP of Florida, 1976.

Milanich, Jerald T. Florida Indians and the Invasion from Europe. Gainesville: UP of Florida, 1995.

Miquelon, Dale. The First Canada: to 1791. Toronto: McGraw-Hill Ryerson, 1994.

---. New France, 1701-1744: “A Supplement to Europe.” The Canadian Centenary Series. Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1987.

Moore, James T. Indian and Jesuit: A Seventeenth-Century Encounter. Chicago: Loyola UP, 1982.

Moyles, R. G. English-Canadian Literature to 1900: A Guide to Information Resources. Detroit: Gale, 1976.

New, W. H., ed. Canadian Writers before 1890. Dictionary of Literary Biography 99. Detroit: Gale, 1990.

---. A History of Canadian Literature. New York: New Amsterdam, 1989.

Peyser, Joseph L., ed. Letters from New France: The Upper Country, 1686-1783. Urbana: U of Illinois P, 1992.

Quattlebaum, Paul. The Land Called Chicora: The Carolinas under Spanish Rule with French Intrusions, 1520-1670. Gainesville: U of Florida P, 1956.

Sayre, Gordon M. Les Sauvages Américains: Representations of Native Americans in French and English Colonial Literature. Chapel Hill: U of North Carolina P, 1997.

Stanley, George F. G. New France: The Last Phase, 1744-1760. The Canadian Centenary Series. Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1968.

Taylor, M. Brook. Beginnings to Confederation. Toronto: U of Toronto P, 1994. Vol. 1 of Canadian History: A Reader’s Guide. 2 vols.

Thwaites, Reuben Gold, ed. The Jesuit Relations and Allied Documents: Travels and Explorations of the Jesuit Missionaries in New France, 1610-1791. 73 vols. Cleveland: Burrows Bros., 1896-1901.

Trigger, Bruce G. Natives and Newcomers: Canada’s “Heroic Age” Reconsidered. Kingston: McGill-Queen’s UP, 1985.

Trudel, Marcel. The Beginnings of New France, 1524-1663. The Canadian Centenary Series. Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1973.

Warkentin, Germaine. Cnadian Exploration Literature: An Anthology. Toronto: Oxford UP, 1993.

Weddle, Robert S. The French Thorn: Rival Explorers in the Spanish Sea, 1682-1762. College Station: Texas A&M UP, 1991.

Zoltvany, Yves F., ed. The French Tradition in America. Columbia: U of South Carolina P, 1969.