English and American Literature
Recommended Literature Reference Sources
In addition to the online resources listed above, we have some essential and informative series in print. The Oxford Handbooks series contains original scholarly essays supporting a particular theme, such as works on a particular author or overviews of 19th century literature. Literature in Context series, published by Cambridge University Press includes series of short essays situating a particular author within their historical era. Authors in the Context series include The Brontes, Ezra Pound, and Oscar Wilde.