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American Authors

6,395 works / 2,932 ebooks Search for books with subject American Authors.

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Prolific Authors

who have written the most books on this subject
Mark Twain, 65 books
Henry David Thoreau, 47 books
Henry James, Jr., 36 books
Maya Angelou, 24 books
H. L. Mencken, 23 books
Jill C. Wheeler, 21 books
Anaïs Nin, 21 books
Tomie dePaola, 20 books
Stuart, Jesse, 15 books
William Anderson, 14 books
Van Wyck Brooks, 14 books
Ernest Hemingway, 13 books
F. Scott Fitzgerald, 13 books
Henry Miller, 13 books
Gary Paulsen, 13 books
Washington Irving, 12 books
Edmund Wilson, 12 books
Sherwood Anderson, 12 books
May Sarton, 12 books
Malcolm Cowley, 11 books
Michelle Parker-Rock, 10 books
Dennis Abrams, 10 books
Paul Auster, 10 books
Maxine Hong Kingston, 10 books
Julien Green, 10 books

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