Preliminary Reading
Brown, P. C., Roediger, H. L. and McDaniel, M. A. (2014) Make it Stick (Harvard University Press)
Cavanagh, D. et al [Ed.] (2014) The Edinburgh Introduction to Studying English Literature (Edinburgh University Press)
Clark, R. P. (2008) Writing Tools: 50 Essential Strategies for Every Writer (Little Brown and Company)
Crystal, D. (2005) The Stories of English (Penguin)
Montgomery, M. et al (2013) Ways of Reading: 4th Edition (Routledge)

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The Clagsborough One Hundred
Homer, E. Wilson [Tr.], 'The Odyssey' (8th-7th century BCE)
Ovid, C. Martin [Tr.], 'Metamorphoses' (8 CE)

S. Heaney [Tr.], 'Beowulf' (700-1025)
Dante, M. Palma [Tr.], 'Inferno' (1320)
M. Borroff [Tr. Ed.], ‘Sir Gawain and the Green Knight’ (late 14th century)
Geoffrey Chaucer, 'The Canterbury Tales' (c.1400)
Bartolomé de las Casas, 'A Short Account of the Destruction of the Indies' (1552)
William Shakespeare, 'Titus Andronicus' (1591–1592)
William Shakespeare, 'A Midsummer Night's Dream' (1595)
William Shakespeare, 'Hamlet' (1599–1601)
William Shakespeare, 'Othello' (1603–1604)
William Shakespeare, 'The Tempest' (1610–1611)
H. Marks [Ed.], 'KJB: The Old Testament' (tr.1611)
Miguel De Cervantes, B. Raffel [Tr.], ‘Don Quijote’ (1611)
John Milton, G. Teskey [Ed.], 'Paradise Lost' (1667)
Aphra Behn, J. Lipking [Ed.], ‘Oroonoko: or, the Royal Slave’ (1688)
Daniel Defoe, 'Robinson Crusoe' (1719)
Jonathan Swift, A. J. Rivero [Ed.], 'Gulliver's Travels' (1726)
Samuel Richardson, 'Pamela: Or, Virtue Rewarded' (1740)
Alexander Pope, P. Rogers [Ed.], ‘Selected Poetry’ (d.1744)
Henry Fielding, H. Goldberg [Ed.], 'Tom Jones' (1749)
Horace Walpole ‘The Castle of Otranto’ (1764)
Laurence Sterne, H. Anderson [Ed.], 'Tristram Shandy' (1767)
Olaudah Equiano, ‘The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano’ (1789)
Mary Wollstonecraft, ‘A Vindication of the Rights of Woman’ (1792)
William Wordsworth & Samuel Taylor Coleridge, 'Lyrical Ballads' (1802)
Jane Austen, D. Gray & M. A. Favret [Eds.], 'Pride and Prejudice' (1813)
Walter Scott, 'The Antiquary' (1816)
Mary Shelley, J. P. Hunter [Ed.], ‘Frankenstein’ (1818)
D. H. Reiman & N. Fraistat [Eds.], ‘Shelley’s Poetry & Prose’ (d.1822)
William Blake, J. E. Grant & M. L. Johnson [Eds.], 'Blake's Poetry & Designs' (d.1827)
Charlotte Brontë, D. Lutz [Ed.], 'Jane Eyre' (1847)
Emily Brontë, R. Dunn [Ed.], 'Wuthering Heights' (1847)
Charles Dickens, J. H. Buckley [Ed.], 'David Copperfield' (1850)
Elizabeth Gaskell, A. Shelston [Ed.], 'North and South' (1855)
Elizabeth Barrett Browning, 'Aurora Leigh' (1856)
Charles Dickens, E. Rosenberg [Ed.], 'Great Expectations' (1861)
E. Robinson & D. Powell [Eds.], 'John Clare: Major Works' (d.1864)
Lewis Carroll, D. Gray [Ed.], 'Alice in Wonderland' (1865/1871)
Emily Eden, 'Up The Country' (1867)
George Eliot, B. G. Hornback [Ed.], 'Middlemarch' (1872)
Henry James, 'The Portrait of a Lady' (1881)
Thomas Hardy, 'Tess of the d'Urbervilles' (1891)
Henrik Ibsen, 'A Doll's House' (1879)
Robert Louis Stevenson, K. Linehan [Ed’], ‘Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde’ (1886)
Edward Lear, 'The Complete Nonsense and Other Verse' (d.1888)
Christina Rossetti, 'Selected Poems' (d.1894)
Oscar Wilde, ‘The Importance of Being Earnest’ (1895)
Bram Stoker, N. Auerbach & D. Skal [Eds.], ‘Dracula’ (1897)
Scott McMillin, 'Restoration and Eighteenth-Century Comedy' (1997)
Joseph Conrad, 'Heart of Darkness' (1902)
C. Popkin [Ed.], 'Anton Chekhov's Selected Stories' (d.1904)
D. H. Lawrence, 'Sons and Lovers' (1913)
Robert Tressell, 'The Ragged Trousered Philanthropist' (1914)
Franz Kafka, 'The Metamorphosis' (1915)
James Joyce, 'Ulysses' (1922)
E. M. Forster, 'A Passage to India' (1924)
Virginia Woolf, 'Mrs Dalloway' (1925)
Aldous Huxley, 'Brave New World' (1931)
W. B. Yeats, 'Selected Poems' (d.1939)
J. B. Priestley, 'An Inspector Calls' (1945)
Mervyn Peake, ‘The Gormenghast Trilogy’ (1946-1959)
Graham Greene, 'The Heart of the Matter' (1948)
George Orwell, 'Nineteen-eighty Four' (1949)
Samuel Beckett, 'Waiting for Godot' (tr.1955)
James Baldwin, 'Giovanni's Room' (1956)
Chinua Achebe, F. A. Irele [Ed.], 'Things Fall Apart' (1958)
Elie Wiesel, 'Night' (1960)
Jorge Luis Borges, 'Ficciones/Labyrinths' (tr.1962)
Joan Littlewood, 'Oh! What a Lovely War' (1963)
T. S. Eliot, 'Selected Poems' (d.1965)
Jean Rhys, J. Raiskin [Ed.], ‘Wide Sargasso Sea’ (1966)
Gabriel García Márquez, ‘One Hundred Years of Solitude’ (1967)
Kurt Vonnegut, ‘Slaughterhouse-Five’ (1969)
W. H. Auden, E. Mendelsohn [Ed.] ‘Selected Poems’ (d.1973)
Dario Fo, G. Richards, 'Accidental Death of an Anarchist' (1973)
Leonora Carrington, 'The Hearing Trumpet' (1974)
Alasdair Gray, ‘Lanark: A Life in Four Books’ (1981)
Salman Rushdie, ‘Midnight’s Children’ (1981)
Caryl Churchill, ‘Top Girls' (1982)
Angela Carter, ‘Nights at the Circus’ (1984)
Jeanette Winterson, 'Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit' (1985)
J. M. Coetzee, ‘Foe’ (1986)
E. A. Markham [Ed.], ‘Hinterland’ (1990)
Kate Millett, 'The Loony Bin Trip' (1990)
Alan Moore & David Lloyd, 'V for Vendetta' (1990)
Anthony Caputi [Ed.], ‘Eight Modern Plays’ (1991)
Heathcote Williams, 'Autogeddon' (1992)
Leslie Feinberg, 'Stone Butch Blues' (1993)
Arundhati Roy, 'The God of Small Things' (1996)
Peter Carey, ‘Jack Maggs’ (1997)
Zadie Smith, 'White Teeth' (2000)
Mark Haddon, 'The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time' (2003)
David Hare, 'Stuff Happens' (2004)
Andrea Levy, 'Small Island' (2004)
Deryn Rees-Jones [Ed.], 'Modern Women Poets' (2005)
Adrian Mitchell, 'Come On Everybody: Poems 1953-2008' (2012)
Alexis Wright, 'The Swan Book' (2013)
P. Hensher [Ed.], 'The Penguin Book of the British Short Story Vol.2' (2015)
Seamus Heaney, '100 Poems' (2018)
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Reference & Anthologies
Baldick, C. (2015) The Oxford Dictionary of Literary Terms: Fourth Edition (Oxford University Press)
Birch, D. [Ed.] (2009) The Oxford Companion to English Literature: 7th Edition (Oxford University Press)
Ferguson, M. et al [Eds.] (1996) The Norton Anthology of Poetry (W.W. Norton)
Greenblatt, S. [Ed.] (2018) The Norton Anthology of English Literature: Tenth Edition (W. W. Norton)
Leitch, V. B. et al [Ed.] (2001) Norton Anthology of Theory and Criticism (W. W. Norton)

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