Famous English novelists, poets, playwrights and essayists; British (UK) writers. A website reference list
Martin Amis Web. Commentary, interviews, articles.
Martin Amis, Wikipedia entry.
Articles and reviews by Martin Amis at The Guardian.
Paris Review interview with Martin Amis.
Transcript of online web discussion (2002)
Auden, W. H.
The W. H. Auden Society
W. H. Auden (Wystan Hugh Auden). Poetry Exhibits.
W. H. Auden, Wikipedia entry.
Interviews and readings
Auden reads “On Reading a Child’s Guide to Modern Physics”.
Paris Review interview with Auden
Jane Austen Homepage.
Jane Austen, Wikipedia entry.
The Jane Austen Society of North America
The Jane Austen Society of the United Kingdom
Jane Austen’s House Museum,
The Jane Austen Centre, Bath
Works by Jane Austen
Works by Jane Austen. Electronic Literature Foundation
Jane Austen at Project Gutenberg.
Works by Jane Austen, ebooks and HTML.
Works by Jane Austen
Printable PDF ebooks.
Works by Jane Austen for cell phones.
Ballard, J. G.
John Banville. Wikipedia entry.
John Banville. Latest news and comments, from The Guardian.
John Banville. Information from British Council Literature
John Banville. Paris Review
John Banville. News and reviews from The New York Review of Books.
Samuel Beckett. Nobel Prize Archive
Samuel Beckett Wikipedia entry.
The Beckett International Foundation at the University of Reading, UK.
Samuel Beckett Society
University of Texas online exhibition of Beckett at the Harry Ransom Center.
Betjeman, Sir John
William Blake Archive. Searchable database of complete poetry and prose.
William Blake. The Poetical Works of William Blake
William Blake on the Web: a link directory.
Book of Job,
America: A Prophecy
Visions of the Daughters of Albion
Europe: A Prophecy
The Marriage of Heaven and Hell
Selections from the Four Zoas
Songs of Innocence
Bogarde, Sir Dirk
The Bronte Parsonage Museum, The Bronte Society.
A blog devoted to the lives and writings of the Brontë sisters. The blog is updated daily with all kind of informations, news and anything Brontë-related happening around the world.
Bronte sisters, Wikipedia entries.
Rupert Brooke. The Fish, Heaven, The War Sonnets and other poems (includes picture of Brooke war grave).
Rupert Brooke, collected poems. Bartelby etexts.
Rupert Brooke, Wikipedia entry.
The Rupert Brooke Society
Works by Rupert Brooke at Project Gutenberg
Brooke correspondence at The Elizabeth Whitcomb Houghton Collection.
150 poems of Rupert Brooke. The Poetry Archive
Browne, Sir Thomas
Browne, Sir Thomas. Religio Medici, Hydriotaphia and Letter to a Friend
The Sir Thomas Browne Page, University of Chicago
Sir Thomas Browne. Luminarium, an introduction.
Sir Thomas Browne, Wikipedia entry.
Browning, Elizabeth Barrett
Elizabeth Barrett Browning, poems, web links.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning. Sonnets from the Portugese
Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Wikipedia entry.
Works by Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Project Gutenberg.
The Brownings: a Research Guide. Baylor University
Elizabeth Barrett Browning website.
The Browning Family Collection at the Harry Ransom Center.
UK National Archives archival material relating to Elizabeth Barrett Browning.
International Anthony Burgess Foundation
Antony Burgess reads from A Clockwork Orange (audio).
Anthony Burgess, Wikipedia entry.
Anthony Burgess. New York Times archives.
Anthony Burgess. New York Times archives of Burgess articles, reviews and interviews.
Samuel Butler etexts.
Samuel Buter texts at Project Gutenberg.
Samuel Butler, Wikipedia entry.
Erewhon; Or, Over the Range
Darwin among the Machines (To the Editor of the Press, Christchurch, New Zealand, 13 June, 1863.)
Byatt, A. S.
Byron, Lord George Gordon
Lord Byron, biography and works.
Centre for Byron Studies
Located in the School of English at the University of Nottingham, the Centre is a forum for research on Byron and Romanticism
The Byron Society
This site includes details about The Byron Journal, the Society’s annual publication, also activities organised by the society and subscription details.
Nottingham City Council’s website about Newstead Abbey
Lord Byron. Wikipedia entry.
Lord Byron. Byronmania. A Web Site of Fact and Fiction about George Gordon Lord Byron,
6th Baron Byron of Rochdale.
Lord Byron. A Comprehensive Study of Byron’s Life and Work.
Carroll, Lewis (Henry Dobson)
Lewis Carroll Society U.S. Homepage
Lewis Carroll Society U.K. Homepage.
Carroll, Lewis. An Overview
Lewis Carroll Homepage
Alice in Wonderland, an interactive adventure.
Lewis Carroll, Wikipedia entry.
Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland
The Hunting of the Snark
Through The Looking Glass
Sylvie and Bruno
Archival material relating to Lewis Carroll listed at the UK National Register of Archives
Lewis Carroll online exhibition at the Harry Ransom Center.
Geoffrey Chaucers etexts.
Chaucer Metapage. Chaucer WWW Resources
Chaucer. Wikipedia entry.
Works by Geoffrey Chaucer. Project Gutenberg
Poems by Geoffrey Chaucer. PoetryFoundation.org
Early Editions of Chaucer
eChaucer: Full Texts, Modern Translation, and Easy-To-Use Concordance
Chesterton, G K
Joseph Conrad etexts from Project Gutenberg.
Works by or about Joseph Conrad at Internet Archive and Google Books
Works by Joseph Conrad. The Online Books Page (various)
Works by Joseph Conrad. LibriVox audio books.
Works by William Cowper. Project Gutenberg.
Essays by William Cowper. Quotidiana.org
Complete Poetical Works of William Cowper. CCEL
Hymns by William Cowper
The Task, and Other Poems
Archival material on William Cowper. National Register of Archives
Richard Crashaw (1613-1649)
Biography, works and web resources for the metaphysical poet.
Cummings, E E
E E Cummings webpage
E. E. Cummings. Poems online. Project Gutenberg
Wikipedia entry on E E Cummings.
E.E. Cummings Collection at the Harry Ransom Center at the University of Texas at Austin
E. E. Cummings. Poems at The PoetryFoundation.org
Audio readings by E E Cummings at LibriVox.
de Quincey, Thomas
Thomas de Quincey etexts. Confessions of an English Opium Eater
Wikipedia entry on Thomas de Quincy.
Thomas De Quincey elibrary. PDFs of Confessions of an English Opium-Eater, On Murder Considered as One of the Fine Arts, and The Literature of Knowledge and the Literature of Power
Works by Thomas de Quincey. Project Gutenberg
Charles Dickens, an overview.
Charles Dicken etexts from Project Gutenberg.
Works by or about Charles Dickens at The Internet Archive.
Charles Dickens: Google scanned books.
Works by Charles Dickens for your mobile phone.
Charles Dickens Biography, Context, Interactive Timeline
A Charles Dickens Journal
David Perdue’s Charles Dickens Page
The Dickens Fellowship
A Dickens web page,
All his works, hyper concordance, criticism and reviews.
The Dickens Page, a Dickens portal.
Charles Dickens. Gad’s Hill Place
Charles Dickens Wikipedia entry.
John Donne. Poetic works essays, life, audio files.
John Donne. The Poetry Foundation
John Donne. Academy of American Poets
John Donne. Biography and Works. Search Texts, Read Online
Digital Donne (digital images of early Donne editions and manuscripts)
John Donne, Wikipedia entry.
Doyle, Sir Arthur Ignatius Conan Doyle
Arthur Conan Doyle. Wikipedia entry.
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Home Page
The Official web site of the Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Literaray Estate. Including a specially written biography of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and detailed background information.
The Chronicles of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Learn about the life and work of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Site includes quotes, games and little-known facts.
Arthur Conan Doyle. Biography and Works. Search Texts
The Arthur Conan Doyle Society Home Page
The Sherlock Holmes Museum
Archival material relating to Arthur Conan Doyle at the UK National Register of Archives.
Works by Arthur Conan Doyle. PProject Gutenberg
Works by or about Arthur Conan Doyle in libraries.
Works at Project Gutenberg Australia
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, full text with embedded audio.
Duffy, Carol Ann
Carol Ann Duffy.
George Eliot at The Victorian Web
Works by George Eliot.
The Life of George Eliot by John Morley. Project Gutenberg
Athenaeum review of
The Mill on the Floss, by Geraldine Jewsbury.
George Eliot, Works in e-book.
George Eliot. Full text downloads in HTML, PDF, text formats.
Archival material relating to George Eliot.
National Register of Archives
George Eliot Collection, Harry Ransom Center manuscript archive, University of Texas.
Eliot, T S
T..S. Eliot. Hypertext version of The Wasteland.
T. S. Eliot. Modern American Poetry. Biography and etexts.
T. S. Eliot Wikipedia entry.
T. S. Eliot. Poems and The Sacred Wood at the Bartleby site.
T.S. Eliot. Academy of American Poets. Eliot reading La Figlia Che Piange
T.S. Eliot reading The Waste Land.
T.S. Eliot Nobel Prize Archive
The Waste Land by T.S. Eliot as hypertext.
What the Thunder Said: T.S. Eliot
A site devoted to the life and works of T.S. Eliot.
T. S. Eliot: Poems
The Hippopotamus, Hysteria, The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock, Morning at the Window, Rhapsody on a Windy Night, and Sweeney Among the Nightingales.
The T.S. Eliot Society (US)
T.S.Eliot Society (UK)
Forster, E M
Gissing, George Robert
Robert Graves Society (Oxford University)
Robert Graves Wikipedia entry.
The Robert Graves Collection at The First World War Poetry Digital Archive, Oxford University
Works by Robert Graves. Project Gutenberg.
Robert Graves Trust
War Poets Association
PDF Collection of Robert Graves Poems
“Robert Graves in Deia, Majorca”
Official website for ‘La Casa de Robert Graves’ in Deia, Majorca.
The Complete Works of Robert Graves by Carcanet Press
Robert Graves Papers at Southern Illinois University
Thomas Hardy Resource Library. Texts, biography, background, commentary.
Thomas Hardy. Poems, Wessex Poems and Other Verses
Project Gutenberg etects.
Works by Thomas Hardy. The Internet Archive
Poems by Thomas Hardy. Poetry Foundation
Poems by Thomas Hardy at PoemHunter.com
Thomas Hardy’s Wessex
Thomas Hardy. Wikipedia
Geoffrey Hill. Bibliography, quotes, reviews. poems. Complete Review
Geoffrey Hill. Wikipedia entry.
Geoffrey Hill poems, a small selection.
Geoffrey Hill wins Oxford Professor of Poetry election. Guardian Online
The Geoffrey Hill Server, Background information.
Review of Hill’s Selected Poems at The Critical Flame.
Aldous Huxley web links, Huxley audio recordings. essays.
Brave New World etext.
Chrome Yellow. Gutenberg etext.
Aldous Huxley. Wikipedia
Aldous Huxley. The Guardian
Aldous Huxley : Brave New World
Books by Huxley, Aldous (sorted by popularity) – Project Gutenberg
Aldous-Huxley-Forschungsstelle / Centre for Aldous Huxley Studies, Aldous Huxley Society
Henry James Scholar’s Guide to the Web. Etexts of many Henry James novels included.
Henry James, Wikipedia entry.
A Hyper-Concordance to the Henry James etexts at New Paltz
Henry James. The Ladder, a Henry James website.
Henry James, etexts from Project Gutenberg.
Henry James. Biography of Henry James and a searchable collection of works.
The Samuel Johnson Sound Bite Page
The most comprehensive collection of Samuel Johnson quotes on the web
Samuel Johnson. Wikipedia entry.
The Doctor Johnson Page. Dr Johnson etexts and biography (Jack Lynch, Rutgers University).
Joyce, James (James Augustine Aloysius Joyce)
James Joyce, a dedicated website.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
James Joyce, Wikipedia entry.
Guardian articles on James Joyce.
James Joyce reading, an audio file.
The James Joyce Scholars’ Collection, University of Wisconsin
The james Joyce Tower and Museum, Dublin
John Keats. The poetical works of John Keats.
Keats. Study of Keats, life and work. Poems, trivia, portrait, webpage links.
Keats: A comprehensive study of his life and works.
Keats and Shelley House, Rome.
Rudyard Kipling (Kipling Society)
Rudyard Kipling. Poems, from Everypoet.com
Rudyard Kipling. Nobel Prize Archive
Rudyard Kipling. Fiction (The Jungle Book), short stories and poetry. Online literature.com.
Rudyard Kipling. An Overview, from VictorianWeb
Larkin, Philip Arthur
Lawrence, D. H. (David Herbert Lawrence)
D H Lawrence, Wikipedia entry.
D.H. Lawrence etexts from Bibliomania.
Works by or about D. H. Lawrence in libraries (WorldCat).
Works by D. H. Lawrence at
D. H. Lawrence archive at The University of Nottingham
D. H. Lawrence archive at Harry Ransom Center University of Texas.
Lady Chatterley’s Lover Study Guide
Lady Chatterley’s Lover
Sons and Lovers
The Rainbow – Study Guide
Women in Love
Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples Lewis)
Christopher Marlowe. Complete works of Christopher Marlowe.
Christopher Marlowe. Luminarium. Life, works, essays and articles.
Christopher Marlowe. The Marlowe Society
Christopher Marlowe. Background information.
The Tragical History of Doctor Faustus From the Quarto of 1604 by Christopher Marlowe
The Tragical History of Doctor Faustus From the Quarto of 1616 by Christopher Marlowe
The Jew of Malta
Tamburlaine, etext of part I
Tamburlaine, etext of part II
Somerset Maugham etexts, forum, articles.
Of Human Bondage
Of Human Bondage. Project Gutenberg
Somerset Maugham. The British Library
Somerset Maugham. Wikipedia entry.
Works by W. Somerset Maugham
at Project Gutenberg
Works by W. Somerset Maugham on audio. MP3 files
LibriVox audio books.
Works by or about W. Somerset Maugham in libraries (WorldCat catalogue)
The Milton Homepage, devoted to the life, literature and times of John Milton. Articles, reviews, poems.
John Milton. Luminarium Milton page. Quotes, essays, works.
John Milton Reading Room
An online, almost fully annotated, collection of all of Milton’s poetry and selections of his prose.
Paradise Lost study guide.
John Milton. Paradise Regain’d (Paradise Regained)
John Milton, Wikipedia entry.Open Milton
An open set of Milton’s works, together with ancillary information and tools, in a form designed for reuse, launched on Milton’s 400th Birthday by the Open Knowledge Foundation.
The Poetical Works of John Milton,
edited after the Original Texts by the Rev. H.C. Beeching
The Prose Works of John Milton.
With a Biographical Introduction by Rufus Wilmot Griswold. In Two Volumes
George Moore texts at Project Gutenburg
Works by or about George Moore at The Internet Archive, with scanned books and illustrations.
George Moore. Encyclopedia Britannica
George Moore, Wikipedia entry.
Mortimer, Sir John
Andrew Motion press and contacts page.
Andrew Motion. The Poetry Archive
Andrew Motion. BBC article on Andrew Motion’s ideas on faith.
Andrew Motion. Wikipedia
Andrew Motion. The Guardian: reviews and articles.
Vladimir Nabokov. The Nabokov Library
Vladimir Nabokov. The International Nabokov Society
Zembla. For Nabokovians. The Official site of the Vladimir Nabokov Society. Life and works, news, pictures, writings. Lolita, Ada, The Real Life of Sebastian Knight.
The Nabokov Museum, St. Petersburg.
The Nabokov Online Journal
Vladimir Nabokov. New York Public Library exhibit.
Naipaul, Sir V (idiadhar) S(urajprasad)
The Wilfred Owen Multimedia Digital Archive
Wilfred Owen poems.
Works by Wilfred Owen at Project Gutenberg.
The Wilfred Owen Collection, in The First World War Poetry Digital Archive.
The Wilfred Owen resource page at War Poetry.co.uk
Wilfred Owen. BBC Poetry Season
Wilfred Owen. Selected poems at Poetseers
Wilfred Owen Association
Wilfred Owen, Wikipedia entry.
Poe, Edgar Allan
Edgar Allan Poe. Biography and Work
Edgar Allan Poe: The Raven
Edgar Allan Poe. Wikipedia entry.
Edgar Allan Poe. The Poe Decoder
Edgar Allan Poe. Poems and prose. Academy of American Poets
Edgar Allan Poe Museum
Edgar Allen Poe Society in Baltimore
Alexander Pope, Wikipedia entry.
The Rape of the Lock
An Essay on Criticism
Works by Alexander Pope
at Project Gutenberg.
Alexander Pope. Poems and prose at The University of Toronto
Alexander Pope, The English Poet picture slide show.
The Twickenham Museum. Alexander Pope
Priestley, J. B.
J B Priestley chat forum
J B Priestley Bibliography.
J.B. Priestley Society
The J B Priestley website.
J. B. Priestley Guardian reviews and articles.
J B Priestley collection at The University of Bradford
J.B.Priestley. The Theatre Archive, University of Bristol
J B Priestley, Wikipedia entry.
Prynne, Jeremy Halvard
J. H. Prynne. Wikipedia
‘J.H. Prynne and the Late-Modern Epic’, essay by Matt Hall (Cordite Poetry Review, December 2009)
J.H. Prynne. Poetry Foundation
Jacket # 6. J.H. Prynne poem Rich in Vitamin C
Poems by JH Prynne review. The Guardian
The Bibliography of J.H. Prynne. Works by and about the poet
Reading J H Prynne. Arduity
John Ruskin. An overview, with Ruskin life and works
John Ruskin, Wikipedia entry.
The Ruskin Museum
John Ruskin. Ruskin’s home at Brantwood.
Works by John Ruskin. P
Birmingham Museums & Art Gallery’s online biography and gallery
UK Museum, Library and Archive collections relating to Ruskin.
Sources for the Study of John Ruskin
St. Aubyn, Edward
See also the Shakespeare Page
Shakespeare, William. William Shakespeare. Live texts.
Shakespeare Oxford Socie
ty homepage. Information, life, resources, articles.
Illustrations to Shakespeare. Shakespeare Illustrated. Illustrations listed under artist and play.
Shakespeare and his critics.
Access to a wide and increasing range of Shakespeare-related documents.
Mr. Shakespeare and the Internet
Shelley, Mary (Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin)
Percy Shelley. Works and biography.
Percy Shelley. Complete poetical works online, Bartleby.com
Percy Bysshe Shelley, Wikipedia entry.
The Percy Bysshe Shelley Resource Page. Etexts, bibliography, introduction.
Sheridan, Richard Brinsley
Edmund Spenser Homepage
Works by Edmund Spenser at Project Gutenberg.
Edmund Spenser, online poems Luminarium.org
The Edmund Spenser Home Page at the Cambridge University
Edward Spenser, Wikipedia entry.
The Fairie Queene
Librivox Audiobook of The Fairie Queene
Online edition of The Faerie Queene
Mary Macleod’s 1916 retelling in prose.
Stevenson, Robert Louis
Swinburne, Algernon Charles
Tennyson, Alfred Lord
Alfred Lord Tennyson. An overview, with background material.
Alfred, Lord Tennyson. Wikipedia entry.
Lord Alfred Tennyson
Biography and a searchable collection of works.
Selected Poems of A. Tennyson
The Twickenham Museum. Alfred Lord Tennyson in Twickenham
Works by Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron Tennyson. Etexts at
Thackeray, William Macpeace
William Macpeace Thackeray websites.
William Macpeace Thackeray, Wikipedia entry.
William Macpeace Thackeray, etexts from Project Gutenberg.
Vanity Fair (complete)
Vanity Fair Vol One (chapters 1 – 25)
Vanity Fair Vol Two (chapters 26 – 50)
Vanity Fair Vol Three (chapters 51 – 67)
Vanity Fair (in 6×9 single column format, 910 pages)
Thomas, Dylan Marlais
Dylan Thomas. The official website dedicated to Dylan Marlais Thomas.
Dylan Thomas. Wikipedia entry.
Dylan Thomas. Poetry, Poems, Bios & More. Poets.org
The Dylan Thomas Boathouse at Laugharne
Dylan Thomas. BBC Wales
Dylan Thomas, HarperAudio. The poetry of Dylan Thomas, read by the author.
Edward Thomas Fellowship
Information about the poet, essayist and country writer Edward Thomas.
Edward Thomas. All the poems of Edward Thomas
Edward Thomas. Poems and information.
Edward Thomas. Wikipedia
Thomas, R. S.
Tolkien, J. R. R. (John Ronald Reuel Tolkien)
J R R Tolkein Resource Centre
Webpages, Tolkien internet resources. Lord of the Rings chat, background, numerous essays, events, Tolkein places of interest, graphics,
J R R Tolkien, Wikipedia entry.
Tolkein Society. Tolkein archives, events.
Tolkein’s Middle Earth. Dedicated to Tolkein’s memory.
Peter Jackson’s film of Lord of the Rings. Official site.
Webb, Mary (Mary Gladys Meredith)
The Oscar Wilde Homepage
Oscar Wilde, Wikipedia entry.
Oscar Wilde, downloadable etexts.
Oscar Wilde. Biography and Works
The Oscar Wilde Collection
Online & Downloadable editions of the works of Oscar Wilde
Oscar Wilde Quotes
The 10 most popular misconceptions about Oscar Wilde. The Guardian
(The Earl of Rochester). John Wilmot. Poems, web links, thesis.
John Wilmot, 2nd Earl of Rochester. Wikipedia
John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester. Poetry Foundation
Blazing Star: The Life and Times of John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester. The Guardian
Wodehouse, P. G.
P G Wodehouse Society.org.uk
TWS, The Wodehouse Society (North America): events, links to essays.
A Celebration of P G Wodehouse
Annotated bibliography, characters index, text annotations.
P G Wodehouse Books.com
A guide to P G Wodehouse: bibliography, history, articles, films/TV, quotes.
P G Wodehouse, Wikipedia entry.
P G Wodehouse, etexts from Project Gutenberg.
Woolf, Virginia (Adeline Virginia Woolf)
International Virginia Woolf Society
Virginia Woolf. Biography and etexts.
Virginia Woolf. The British Library
Works by Virginia Woolf. Project Gutenburg
Archival material relating to Virginia Woolf. The National Archives
Virginia Woolf – Wikipedia
William Wordsworth, Wikipedia entry.
William Wordsworth, complete poems online.
The Wordsworth Trust
William Wordsworth. Biography and Works. Search Texts
William Wordsworth. Poetry, Poems, Bios & More. Poets.org
Yeats, William Butler
Yeats Society of New York. Yeats internet resources.
William Butler Yeats, poems. Poem Hunter.com
W B Yeats. Poems at The University of Toronto Libraries.
William Butler Yeats, Wikipedia entry.
W B Yeats archival material at The National Archives, U.K.
W B Yeats Society, New York.