Works

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  • 'The Rime of the Ancient Mariner'

    Created by: Samuel Taylor Coleridge

    Samuel Taylor Coleridge’s (1772-1834) experimental, supernatural poem was originally published in Lyrical ...

  • Tess of the D'Urbervilles

    Created by: Thomas Hardy

    A novel by Thomas Hardy (1840-1928), published in 1891. The work brought Hardy fame, fortune and critical ...

  • Sonnets from the Portuguese

    Created by: Elizabeth Barrett Browning

    This sonnet sequence by Elizabeth Barrett Browning (1806-1861) first appeared in Poems (1850). The title was ...

  • Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

    Created by: Robert Louis Stevenson

    A short novel by Robert Louis Stevenson (1850-1894), published in 1886. Stevenson wrote his allegorical novel ...

  • The Time Machine

    Created by: H G Wells

    A scientific romance by H G Wells (1866-1946), published in 1895. Wells had part of a serial ...

  • 'The Cry of the Children'

    Created by: Elizabeth Barrett Browning

    A two-volume anthology, Poems, by Elizabeth Barrett, later Barrett Browning (1806-1861) was published in 1844, ...

  • 'The Lady of Shalott'

    Created by: Alfred Lord Tennyson

    Alfred Lord Tennyson’s (1809-1892) love of Arthurian legends found expression in one of his early poems, ...

  • 'The Charge of the Light Brigade'

    Created by: Alfred Lord Tennyson

    A poem by Alfred Lord Tennyson (1809-1892), first published in The Examiner in 1854. Tennyson became Poet ...

  • The Island of Dr. Moreau

    Created by: H G Wells

    A scientific romance by H G Wells (1866-1946), published in 1896. In 1895, Wells had written a paper on ...

  • The Importance of Being Earnest

    Created by: Oscar Wilde

    Subtitled ‘A Trivial Comedy for Serious People’, Oscar Wilde’s (1854-1900) masterpiece was ...

  • 'Ozymandias'

    Created by: Percy Bysshe Shelley

    A sonnet by Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792-1822), written in 1817. Ozymandias was the Greek name of Pharaoh Ramses ...

  • Persuasion

    Created by: Jane Austen

    Jane Austen’s (1775-1817) final novel was written during a period of failing health, in 1815-16, and ...

  • Pride and Prejudice

    Created by: Jane Austen

    During 1796-7 young Jane Austen (1775-1817) wrote First Impressions. Her early effort was rejected, but a ...

  • Oliver Twist

    Created by: Charles Dickens

    Charles Dickens’s (1812-1870) second novel, originally published in serial parts 1837-39, and as a three ...

  • Silas Marner

    Created by: George Eliot

    George Eliot’s (1819-1880) short novel of 1861, in which the protagonist is obliged to leave his small ...