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Welcome to the Guide to Nineteenth-Century British Fiction Online. Use the links in the table of contents or the tabs at the top of the page to locate digitized versions of important works by key authors during the Long Nineteenth Century, stretching from the late Eighteenth Century to the early Twentieth Century. Each page presents the authors in alphabetical order. To find additional titles by each author as well as bibliographies, contextual information and more, click the tab marked Supplementary Material and choose from the dropdown list.
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Did you know that everything written in the Nineteenth Century is currently in the public domain? What that means is that every work of nineteenth-century fiction can be, and often is, freely available to the public. There are many online resources that provide high-quality digital versions of these books that you can read and download at no cost. Explore the resources below to find one of your favorite nineteenth-century novels or any other title currently in the public domain. Have fun exploring!