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ENGL422/522N : English Novel in the 18th Century


This is a sample of subject headings to get you started as they relate to 18th Century British Literature:


English literature--18th century--History and criticism. 
Literature and history--Great Britain--History--18th century. 
Literature and society--England--History--18th century. 

Women & Feminism

Women and literature--Great Britain--History--18th century. 
Feminism and literature--Great Britain--History--18th century. 


Gothic fiction (Literary genre), English--History and criticism. 

Horace Walpole

Walpole, Horace, 1717-1797--Criticism and interpretation. 

Jane Austen

Austen, Jane, 1775-1817. Emma. 
Austen, Jane, 1775-1817--Criticism and interpretation. 
Austen, Jane, 1775-1817--Characters--Women. 

Henry Fielding

Fielding, Henry, 1707-1754--Criticism and interpretation. 
Fielding, Henry, 1707-1754. History of the adventures of Joseph Andrews. 

Aphra Behn

​​Behn, Aphra, 1640-1689. 
Behn, Aphra, 1640-1689. Oroonoko.

Samuel Richardson

Richardson, Samuel, 1689-1761--Criticism and interpretation. 
Indentured servants in literature. 

Daniel Defoe

Defoe, Daniel, 1661?-1731--Criticism and interpretation. 
Defoe, Daniel, 1661?-1731. Robinson Crusoe.