Additional Resources: Notable Authors

Jane Austen
The Jane Austen Society

Francis Bacon
Luminarium: Sir Francis Bacon

The Bible (Authorized Version, also known as King James Bible) Offers search facilities for many translations of the Bible
English Bible Translations Describes the different translations

William Blake
The William Blake Archive

Book of Common Prayer
The Book of Common Prayer

Edmund Burke
BBC: Edmund Burke Biography
Stanford: Edmund Burke A more philosophical analysis

Robert Burns
Burns Country

Lord Byron
Lord Byron

Lewis Carroll
Lewis Carroll Society

Geoffrey Chaucer
Harvard: Chaucer Covers texts and background information
Luminarium: Geoffrey Chaucer Covers life and works

Winston Churchill
The Churchill Centre

Charles Darwin
Charles Darwin Online

Charles Dickens
Victorian Web: Charles Dickens

Benjamin Disraeli Benjamin Disraeli A political view of Disraeli and his career
Victorian Web: Benjamin Disraeli A more literary view

John Donne
Academy of American Poets: John Donne A brief summary with further links
Luminarium: John Donne A more extensive view

George Eliot
The  George Eliot Fellowship
Warwickshire County Council: George Eliot Particular focus on the George Eliot Collection

T. S. Eliot
Modern American Poetry: T. S. Eliot

Samuel Johnson
Samuel Johnson Birthplace Information about life and works
Samuel Johnson Sound Bite Page Johnson quotations, including a topical guide

John Keats
John Keats

Abraham Lincoln
White House: Abraham Lincoln A political view of Lincoln and his career
Abraham Lincoln Research A general view

Herman Melville
Herman Melville

John Milton
Luminarium: John Milton

Alexander Pope
Victorian Web: Alexander Pope

William Shakespeare
British Library: Shakespeare in Quarto Extensive background linked to the original quarto texts
InternetShakespeare Shakespeare's life and times

George Bernard Shaw
Literature Network: George Bernard Shaw/

Alfred, Lord Tennyson
Victorian Web: Alfred, Lord Tennyson

David Thoreau
Thoreau Society

Mark Twain
Mark Twain House

The Romans: Virgil Brief summary with links
Virgil A more scholarly site

The Voltaire Foundation A good biography
The Great Debate: Voltaire Biography with links

Oscar Wilde
Oscar Wilde

William Wordsworth
Dove Cottage: William Wordsworth

William Butler Yeats
Yeats Society