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English Literature: Victorian Literature

This is a research guide for resources in English Literature.

   The Victorian Period lasted from 1832 CE to 1901 CE, and it is characterized by the following:

  • the Pre-Raphaelites,
  • the Aestheticism movement (end of the Victorian Era), and
  • the Naturalism movement and rise of free verse poetry in America.

Books

When searching MICAL or an online database, the following Subject Headings can be used for conducting a "Subject" search. You can also follow the links below for a subject search in the catalog:

English literature -- 19th century

Naturalism in literature

Aestheticism and Literature

Pre-Raphaelitism

Naturalism in literature

Keyword Search for "Victorian Literature"

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