The purpose of this guide is to recommend print and electronic resources for research in English Literature. Click on the tabs to find a selection of encyclopedias, dictionaries, databases of full-text journal articles and other useful tools.
An indispensable, compact guide to all aspects of English literature. A to Z entries cover writers, works, historical context, literary theory, allusions, characters, and plot summaries. This edition is fully revised and updated to include expanded coverage of postcolonial, African, black British, and children's literature, as well as improved representation in the areas of science fiction, biography, travel literature, women's writing, gay and lesbian writing, and American literature.