Semester IV

List of suggested texts
Gulliver’s Travels, Jonathan Swift, OUP/Books way ed. Indrani Deb
The Way of the World, William Congreve, Oxford, ed. Kajal Sengupta
Frankenstein, Mary Shelley, Worldview edition ed. Maya Joshi
Tess of the d’Urbervilles, Thomas Hardy, OUP/Penguin
Jane Eyre, Charlotte Bronte, OUP/Worldview
The Golden Treasury, Palgrave

T8- British Literature- 18th Century
  • E-text of Jonathan Swift’s Gulliver’s Travels [click here] (Source: Digital Library of India Item 2015.463035/
    • Allan Bloom, “Giants and Dwarfs: An Outline of Gulliver’s Travels [click here] (Source: open source;
    • Jonathan Swift and the Eighteenth-Century Book, edited by Paddy Bullard, and James McLaverty, Cambridge University Press, 2013. ProQuest Ebook Central. (Source: inflibnet-ebooks) [click here]
  • Eiza Haywood’s Fantomina [text to be provided in the class]
    • Haywood, Eliza. Selected Fiction and Drama of Eliza Haywood, edited by Paula R. Backscheider, Oxford University Press, Incorporated, 1999. ProQuest Ebook Central. (Source: inflibnet-ebooks) [click here]
    • Anderson, Emily Hodgson. Eighteenth-century Authorship and the Play of Fiction: Novels and the Theater, Haywood to Austen. New York: Routledge, 2009. [Read Online: Chapter II; pp. 21-45] (Source: inflibnet-ebooks) [click here]
  • Corman, Brian. Genre and Generic Change in English Comedy 1660-1710, University of Toronto Press, 1993. ProQuest Ebook Central. [Read Online: Chapter I; pp. 3-20] (Source: inflibnet-ebooks) [click here]
  • Richard W. F. Kroll. “Discourse and Power in the Way of the World.” ELH, vol. 53, no. 4, Johns Hopkins University Press, 1986, pp. 727–58. [click here] (Source: JSTOR)
  • Weinbrot, Howard D. “Gray’s Elegy: A Poem of Moral Choice and Resolution.” Studies in English Literature, 1500-1900, vol. 18, no. 3, [Rice University, Johns Hopkins University Press], 1978, pp. 537–51. [click here](Source: JSTOR)
  • Hudson, Nicholas. “Samuel Johnson, Urban Culture, and the Geography of Postfire London.” Studies in English Literature, 1500-1900, vol. 42, no. 3, [Rice University, Johns Hopkins University Press], 2002, pp. 577–600. [click here] (Source: JSTOR)
T9: British Romantic Poetry
  • Bunnell, Charlene. ‘All the World’s a Stage’ : Dramatic Sensibility in Mary Shelley’s Novels, Taylor & Francis Group, 2002. ProQuest Ebook Central. [Read online: Chapter III; pp.35-59] (Source: inflibnet-ebooks) [click here]
  • A Companion to Science Fiction, edited by David Seed, John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated, 2005. ProQuest Ebook Central. [Read online: Chapter 32; pp. 455- 465] (Source: inflibnet-ebooks) [click here]
  • Burwick, Frederick. Romanticism : Keywords, John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated, 2015. ProQuest Ebook Central. (Source: inflibnet-ebooks) [click here]
  • Bloom, Harold. The Visionary Company: A Reading of English Romantic Poetry. Cornell University Press, 1971. (Source: Google Books) [click here]
  • A Companion to European Romanticism, edited by Michael Ferber, John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated, 2006. ProQuest Ebook Central. (Source: inflibnet-ebooks) [click here]
T10: British Literature: 19th century