Works

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  • A Christmas Carol

    Created by: Charles Dickens

    A Christmas book by Charles Dickens (1812–1870), published in 1843. Dickens was prompted to write this morality tale hav...

  • A Woman of No Importance

    Created by: Oscar Wilde

    Oscar Wilde’s play A Woman of No Importance is a satire on English upper class morality and society’s double standards f...

  • Adam Bede

    Created by: George Eliot

    Adam Bede is George Eliot’s first full-length novel, and embodies the realist aims she would continue to develop over th...

  • Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

    Created by: Lewis Carroll

    This fantasy novel of 1865 was originally entitled Alice’s Adventures Under Ground. It was written by the Reverend Charl...

  • An Ideal Husband

    Created by: Oscar Wilde

    An Ideal Husband (1895) is the third of Oscar Wilde’s society comedies after Lady Windermere’s Fan (1892) and A Woman of...

  • Aurora Leigh

    Created by: Elizabeth Barrett Browning

    Elizabeth Barrett Browning (1806-1861) completed this controversial nine-book novel in blank verse form in 1856. It was...

  • Far from the Madding Crowd

    Created by: Thomas Hardy

    Thomas Hardy’s (1840-1928) fourth novel, published in 1874, proved popular and successful. Its title was derived from Th...

  • Goblin Market and other Poems ('Remember', 'Goblin...

    Created by: Christina Rossetti

    Goblin Market and Other Poems was Christina Rossetti's (1830-1894) first volume of poetry, published in 1862. It contain...

  • Great Expectations

    Created by: Charles Dickens

    A novel by Charles Dickens (1812-1870), which first appeared in All the Year Round in 1860–61, and in book form (three v...

  • Hard Times

    Created by: Charles Dickens

    Charles Dickens (1812–1870) published this ‘Condition of England’ novel in 1854. His setting was a mythical place called...

  • 'In Memoriam A H H'

    Created by: Alfred Lord Tennyson

    A poignant tribute to Arthur Henry Hallam, this poem by Alfred Lord Tennyson (1809-1882) was written between 1833 and 18...

  • Jane Eyre

    Created by: Charlotte Bronte

    Charlotte Brontë’s (1816-1855) iconic novel of 1847 is subtitled ‘An Autobiography’. It is an example of a Bildungsroman...

  • Jude the Obscure

    Created by: Thomas Hardy

    A novel by Thomas Hardy (1840-1928) originally printed in abridged and bowdlerized form in Harper's New Monthly Magazine...

  • Lady Windermere’s Fan

    Created by: Oscar Wilde

    Lady Windermere’s Fan was first performed at St James’s Theatre on 20 February 1892 to rave reviews, and first published...

  • Mary Barton

    Created by: Elizabeth Gaskell

    Subtitled 'A Tale of Manchester Life', Elizabeth Gaskell’s (1810-1865) first novel (published anonymously in 1848) is cl...