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CL 398B: Reception of the Iliad: 19th Century People & Events

19th century writers

Alcott, Louisa May. Little Women 
Austen, Jane. Pride and Prejudice
Baudelaire, Charles
Bronte, Charlotte. Jane Eyre
Bronte, Emily. Wuthering Heights
Browning, Elizabeth Barrett
Browning, Robert
Burnett, Frances Hodgson. The Secret Garden
Butler, Samuel. Erewhon
Carlyle, Thomas. Sartor Resartus
Carroll, Lewis. Alice in Wonderland
Coleridge, Samuel Taylor
Collins, Wilkie. The Moonstone
Conan Doyle, Sir Arthur. A Study in Scarlet
Conrad, Joseph. Heart of Darkness (“Written in 1899”)
Cooper, James F. The Prairie
Crane, Stephen. Red Badge of Courage
Dickens, Charles. Great Expectations
Dickinson, Emily
Disraeli, Benjamin. Sybil, or The Two Nations
Dostoevski, Fedor. Brothers Karamazov
Dreiser, Theodore. Sister Carrie (Published in 1900)
Dumas, Alexandre. Three Musketeers
Edgeworth, Maria. Castle Rackrent
Eliot, George. Middlemarch
Flaubert, Gustave. Madame Bovary
Gaskell, Elizabeth. Cranford

Goethe, Johann Wolfgang Von. Elective Affinities
Gogol, Nikolai. Dead Souls
Haggard, H. Rider. King Solomon's Mines
Hardy, Thomas. Far from the Madding Crowd
Hawthorne, Nathaniel. Scarlet Letter

Hopkins, Gerard Manley
Hugo, Victor. Les Miserables
James, Henry. Portrait of a Lady

Keats, John
Kipling, Rudyard. Kim
Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth
Mallarme, Stephane
Manzoni, Alessandro. I Promessi Sposi
Melville, Herman. Moby Dick
Meredith, George. The Egoist
Rosetti, Christina

Scott, Sir Walter. Ivanhoe
Sewall, Anna. Black Beauty
Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft. Frankenstein

Shelley, Percy Bysshe
Stendhal (Henri Beyle). Charterhouse of Parma
Stevenson, Robert L. Treasure Island
Stoker, Bram. Dracula
Stowe, Harriet Beecher. Uncle Tom’s Cabin

Tennyson, Alfred, Lord
Thackeray, William M. Vanity Fair
Tolstoy, Leo. War and Peace
Trollope, Anthony. Barchester Towers
Turgenev, Ivan. Fathers and Children
Twain, Mark. The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
Verne, Jules. 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
Wells, H.G. War of the Worlds

Whitman, Walt
Wilde, Oscar. Picture of Dorian Gray
Wordsworth, William
Yeats, William Butler
Zola, Emile. L’Assommoir


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The Golden Bough         Panama Canal                                         Opium Wars                              Luddites                Napoleon


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