Photograph by Herbert Rose Barraud
Edwardian Period, 1901-1914
Late Victorian Period, 1880-1901
Modernist Period, 1899-1945
Nineteenth Century, 1800-1899
Twentieth Century, 1900-1999
Victorian Period, 1837-1901
The Thomas Hardy Collection was started in the 1930s by Colby English professor Carl J. Weber. It is one of the largest Hardy collections in the United States, containing works by and about Hardy. The holdings include first editions, books from Hardy's library, manuscripts, numerous first appearances from periodicals, sheet music, and over 400 letters written by Hardy and his first and second wives, Emma and Florence.
Illustration by Helen Paterson Allingham. Image courtesy of www.history.org.uk
MLA International Bibliography is the definitive literary research database, indexing the most authoritative Hardy scholarship published in books and academic journals. MLA indexes and links to the entire JSTOR literary research collection as well as linking to many other full-text providers and the Colby College Libraries catalog. If you discover books or articles through MLA that are not available at Colby or through our lending partners, please request these items using your ILLiad Account.
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