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ENG 28100: Romantic Victorian Literature

Detail of oil painting by by Adélaïde Labille-Guiard, circa 1787

Background Information

"Romanticism" In Birch, D. (Ed.), The Oxford Companion to English Literature. : Oxford University Press.

"19th century." Oxford Reference. 2012. HistoryWorld (Timeline of events in Europe)

"Romanticism." Britannica Academic, Encyclopædia Britannica

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Related Virtual Tours and Exhibitions

Museum of the Home

(Currently closed due to the pandemic. When the museum reopens, there will be a Victorian room on display).  Try  their Europe, 1800-1900 display.

Museum of London Virtual tour: Victorian Walk

BBC History: British Victorians

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Special thanks: This guide was built collaboratively with contributions and assistance from Social Sciences Librarian, Kelly Hallisy, and Prof. Elizabeth Bleicher, Department of English, Ithaca College .

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