Authors

From William Blake and John Keats to Charles Dickens and the Brontë sisters, explore 23 iconic authors from the Romantic and Victorian periods.

Jane Austen

1775 - 1817

Novelist

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

1806 - 1861

Poet

William Blake

1757 - 1827

Poet, Artist, Printer

Charlotte Brontë

1816 - 1855

Novelist

Emily Brontë

1818 - 1848

Novelist, Poet

Robert Burns

1759 - 1796

Poet

Lord Byron

1788 - 1824

Poet

Lewis Carroll

1832 - 1898

Novelist

Samuel Taylor Coleridge

1772 - 1834

Poet

Charles Dickens

1812 - 1870

Novelist, Journalist

George Eliot

1819 - 1880

Novelist, Journalist

Elizabeth Gaskell

1810 - 1865

Novelist, Journalist

Thomas Hardy

1840 - 1928

Novelist, Poet

John Keats

1795 - 1821

Poet

Christina Rossetti

1830 - 1894

Poet