Nineteenth-Century Fiction

January 1, 2014

Nineteenth-Century Fiction is a collection of 250 British and Irish novels from the period 1782 to 1903, stretching from the golden age of Gothic fiction to the Decadent and New Woman novels of the 1890s. Major novelists of the period such as Austen, Scott, Mary Shelley, Dickens, Eliot, Hardy and the Bronte’s feature alongside popular romances, sensation fiction, colonial adventure novels and children’s literature.