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The Long Nineteenth Century

MLA 102 - Fall 2013 - Instructor: Paulson, L.
Last Updated: 2-Oct-2013

A guide to resources for MLA 102: The Long Nineteenth Centry: An Introduction to Interdisciplinary Graduate Studies. Required of 2nd-year MLA students.

This course will focus on the historical, literary, artistic, and philosophical issues raised during The Long Nineteenth Century (1789-1914). Readings and assignments will include Austen, Mozart, Burke, Schubert, Mary Shelley, Mill, Marx, Dickens, Darwin, Freud, and Woolf, as well as selected poetry and critical writings. The course will culminate in a research paper and a presentation of each students' findings. 

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Databases - nineteenth century

  1. Searchable full text of full runs of newspapers specially selected by the British Library to best represent nineteenth-century Britain. T...

  2. Indexes nineteenth century literature, including newspapers, periodicals, books, and government publications.

  3. This database contains 2.1 million pages of periodicals published in Great Britain from 1800-1900. It includes publications on women, chi...

  4. Searchable database containing digital facsimile images of newspapers; presented as full page layout as well as single articles; advertis...

  5. "The early history of African American poetry, from the first recorded poem by an African American (Lucy Terry Prince's 'Bars Fight', c.1...

  6. This database provides users with access to more than two million records, including South Africa studies and African studies and a numbe...

  7. Index and full text of historical American periodicals held by the American Antiquarian Society. The completed collection will cover a wi...

  8. American Periodicals from the Center for Research Libraries is a full-text electronic resource containing full-color scans of original pr...

  9. C19 indexes publications of the Anglo-American World, 1790-1919. Collections expand with each release of the database. You may search the...

  10. "Connected Histories brings together a range of digital resources related to early modern and nineteenth century Britain with a single fe...

  11. edited by Holly C. Shulman. 2004

    Dolley Payne Madison was the most important First Lady of the nineteenth century. The DMDE will be the first-ever complete edition of all...

  12. Covering every aspect of American life during the early decades of the United States, Early American Imprints, Series II (1801-1819) prov...

  13. The works of more than 1,250 poets from 600 to 1900, in essence, a database of the complete English poetic canon from Anglo-Saxon times t...

  14. Mary Morris Schmidt. 1999

  15. The Legacy Tobacco Documents Library (LTDL) contains more than 11 million documents (60+ million pages) created by major tobacco companie...

  16. The Berg Collection is recognised as one of the finest literary research collections in the world, and the Victorian holdings are the und...

  17. Digital versions of selections from Cornell University Library's collection. Features monograph volumes and journal articles published in...

  18. Digital versions of selections from University of Michigan Library's collection. Features monograph volumes and journal articles publishe...