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Anthology of English Literature

Read literature from English authors such as Edward de Vere and Jonathan Swift. Browse through Medieval literature, Renaissance literature, 17th Century literature and Restoration and 18th Century literature.


Free online literature with more than 2000 classic texts, study guides, literature book notes, and summaries.

A division of A&E Network, search for biographical information on various individuals.

The Cambridge History of English and American Literature

The Cambridge History contains over 303 chapters and 11,000 pages, with essay topics ranging from poetry, fiction, drama and essays to history, theology and political writing.

English Literature on the Web

This site features an extensive list of web resources related to English Literature (created by Professor Matsuoka from Nagoya University.)

European Authors

Browse through a list of European authors and choose a name to find more information on them.

Irish Literature, Mythology, Folklore, and Drama

Select from links to Irish literature, mythology, writers, Celtic heroes, and more (page created by Anniina Jokinen.)

Project Gutenberg

“Project Gutenberg is the first and largest single collection of free electronic books, or eBooks.”

The Victorian Web

Developed for Victorian literature classes at Brown University, the Victorian Web includes information on the literature, history and culture of the Victorian era.