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DICKENS & VICTORIAN ENGLAND

General History and Society

The Victorian Web

The National Archives: Victorians

BBC History In-depth: Victorians

 

People

British Monarchs: Queen Victoria

BBC Historic Figures: Charles Dickens

David Perdue's Charles Dickens Page

 

 

HENRY V

Encyclopaedia Britannica - Henry V

English Monarchs - Henry V

The Battle of Agincourt

 

 

MYTHOLOGY

Mythweb.com
Encyclopedia Mythica
Theoi Project 

 

 

POETRY

Canadian Archive of Poetry; bibliographies for well known Canadian poets

Index of Poetry - University of Toronto

Poets' Corner - collection of poems from the past including chants, ballads, sonnets
BBC Poetry on Display - visual poetry
Poets Against the War - international focus

Favorite Poem Project - poems with analysis
Poetry in Motion - poetry made into films

Sonnet Central - Canadian and international sonnet resource

Poetry Ebooks - Ask library staff for password
 

 

SHAKESPEARE & ELIZABETHAN ENGLAND


General

BBC: The Shakespeare Paper Trail

Life in Elizabethan England: A Compendium of Common Knowledge

No Sweat Shakespeare

Shakespeare's Birthplace Trust

Internet Shakespeare Editions - Life and Times - biography, society, history, beliefs

Shakespeare Online - includes plots, biography, timeline, quotations

Shakespeare Resource Center

Elizabeth R​ - Life & times of Elizabeth I


Topics

Architecture of the Elizabethan Era

Costuming of the Elizabethan Era

Crime and the law - Internet Shakespeare Editions

Elizabethan EducationInternet Shakespeare Editions

Royal.uk - Elizabeth I 

Royal Shakespeare Company - plays, digitized images, life & times

Elizabethan Ideas - religion, beliefs, supernatural - Internet Shakespeare Editions

Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre

Elizabethan Food​ - Elizabeth R

Stratford-upon-Avon - Shakespeare’s birthplace

 

Shakespeare’s Works and Criticism

RSC Learning Zone​ - Analysis of plot, character, language in many plays

Shakespeare’s poetry

Shakespeare’s poetry

No Fear Shakespeare​ 


 

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