English and American Literature

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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.