Introduction to the Study of Literature


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Daniel Defoe, M. Shinagel [Ed.], 'Robinson Crusoe' (1719)
Jonathan Swift, A. J. Rivero [Ed.], 'Gulliver's Travels' (1726)
Samuel Richardson, 'Pamela: Or, Virtue Rewarded' (1740)
Henry Fielding, H. Goldberg [Ed.], 'Tom Jones' (1749)
Laurence Sterne, H. Anderson [Ed.], 'Tristram Shandy' (1767)
Olaudah Equiano, 'The Life of Olaudah Equiano' (1789)
Thomas Paine, 'Rights of Man' (1791)
Mary Wollstonecraft, 'A Vindication of the Rights of Woman' (1792)
Jane Austen, 'Pride and Prejudice' (1813)
Walter Scott, 'The Antiquary' (1816)
Mary Shelley, J. P. Hunter [Ed.], 'Frankenstein' (1818)
Percy B. Shelley, 'Shelley's Poetry and Prose' (d.1822)
Charlotte Brontë, D. Lutz [Ed.], 'Jane Eyre' (1847)
Emily Brontë, R. Dunn [Ed.], 'Wuthering Heights' (1847)
Charles Dickens, J. H. Buckley [Ed.], 'David Copperfield' (1850)
Charles Dickens, Edgar Rosenberg [Ed.], 'Great Expectations' (1861)
Emily Eden, 'Up The Country' (1867)
George Eliot, 'Middlemarch' (1872)
Olive Schreiner, 'The Story of an African Farm' (1883)
H. Rider Haggard, 'King Solomon's Mines' (1885)
Robert Louis Stevenson, 'Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde' (1886)
Christina Rossetti, 'Selected Poems' (d.1894)
H. G. Wells, S. Arata [Ed.], 'The Time Machine' (1895)
Bram Stoker, 'Dracula' (1897)
Henry James, 'The Turn of the Screw' (1898)
Joseph Conrad, T. C. Moser [Ed.], 'Lord Jim' (1900)
Rudyard Kipling, 'Kim' (1901)
Joseph Conrad, 'Heart of Darkness' (1902)
James Joyce, M. Norris [Ed.], 'Dubliners' (1914)
T. S. Eliot, M. North [Ed.], 'The Waste Land' (1922)
E. M. Forster, 'A Passage to India' (1924)
Virginia Woolf, 'Mrs Dalloway' (1925)
Zora Neale Hurston, 'Their Eyes Were Watching God' (1937)
Graham Greene, 'The Heart of the Matter' (1948)
George Orwell, 'Nineteen-eighty Four' (1949)
George Bernard Shaw, S. Byrne [Ed.], 'Plays' (d.1950)
Vladimir Nabokov, 'Lolita' (1955)
Samuel Selvon, 'The Lonely Londoners' (1956)
Jean Rhys, 'Wide Sargasso Sea' (1966)
Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o, 'A Grain of Wheat' (1967)
Angela Carter, 'Nights at the Circus' (1984)
Chinua Achebe, 'Anthills of the Savannah' (1987)

Sally Morgan, 'My Place' (1987)
Gabriel García Márquez, 'Love in the Time of Cholera' (tr.1988)
E. A. Markham [Ed.], 'Hinterland' (1990)
Rohinton Mistry, 'A Fine Balance' (1995)
Andrea Levy, 'Small Island' (2004)
Deryn Rees-Jones [Ed.], 'Modern Women Poets' (2005)
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, 'Half of a Yellow Sun' (2007)
Philip Hensher [Ed.], 'The Penguin Book of the British Short Story' (2015)


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