Thomas Cooley

Thomas Cooley (PhD, Indiana University) is professor of English at The Ohio State University. In addition to Back to the Lake, he is the editor of The Norton Sampler, The Norton Critical Edition of Adventures of Huckleberry Finn and the author of several other books, among them Educated Lives: The Rise of Modern Autobiography in America and The Ivory Leg in the Ebony Cabinet: Madness, Race, and Gender in Victorian America.

Books by Thomas Cooley

  1. Book CoverAdventures of Huckleberry Finn

    Third Edition

    This perennially popular Norton Critical Edition reprints for the first time the definitive Iowa-California text of Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, complete with all original illustrations by Edward Windsor Kemble and John Harley. The text is accompanied by explanatory annotations.More

  2. Book CoverBack to the Lake: A Reader and Guide

    Third Edition

    A new take on the traditional rhetorical modes, showing how they are used in the kinds of writing college students are most often assigned—arguments, analyses, reports, narratives, and more.More

  3. Book CoverBack to the Lake: A Reader and Guide

    Third High School Edition

    A new take on the traditional rhetorical modes, showing how they are used in the kinds of writing students are most often assigned—arguments, analyses, reports, narratives, and more. Now available in a high school hardcover edition.More

  4. Book CoverBack to the Lake: A Reader and Guide, with 2016 MLA Update

    Third Edition, 2016 MLA Update

    THIS TITLE HAS BEEN UPDATED TO REFLECT THE 2016 MLA UPDATE.

    A new take on the traditional rhetorical modes, showing how they are used in the kinds of writing college students are most often assigned—arguments, analyses, reports, narratives, and more.

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  5. Book CoverThe Norton Sampler: Short Essays for Composition

    Ninth Edition

    Short essays with just enough writing instruction.More

  6. Book CoverThe Norton Sampler: Short Essays for Composition

    High School Ninth Edition

    Short essays with just enough writing instruction.More