Newly Added: Early American Fiction

Early American Fiction- now accessible via the UC Libraries Indexes & Databases list.

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This new resources is described as:

“Early American Fiction contains 440 works of 80 novelists and short-story writers, 1774-1850.

This database comprises the full texts of the first editions of American novels and short stories written before 1850 by authors of significance during their lifetimes. Coverage: 1774-1850″

This collection is offered as part of the American and English Literature Collection. Subcollections with the American & English Literature Collection include:.

  • Poetry: African-American Poetry 1700-1900 ; 20th Cent. African-American Poetry ; American Poetry 1600-1900 ; 20th Cent. American Poetry ; English Poetry ; 20th Cent. English Poetry
  • Drama: American Drama ; English Prose Drama 1280-1915 ; English Verse Dramas 13th-19th Centuries
  • Fiction: Early American Fiction 1774-1850 ; 18th Cent. Fiction 1700-1800
  • Bibliography of American Literature
  • Editions and Adaptations of Shakespeare
  • William Butler Yeats Collection
  • The Bible in English