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Facsimile page images and keyword-searchable full text for more than four hundred works of American prose fiction published before 1850, including key titles such as James Fenimore Cooper's The Last of the Mohicans, Edgar Allan Poe's Tales of the Grotesque and Arabesque and Nathaniel Hawthorne's The Scarlet Letter. Part of LION (Literature Online)
A collection of more than 200 works from the period 1500–1700, exploring the rich diversity of prose fiction in English in the period preceding the emergence of the realist novel as its dominant form. Early English Prose Fiction offers the full text of works by key writers such as John Bunyan, Sir Philip Sidney, Thomas Nashe and Aphra Behn, and has been produced in association with the Salzburg Centre for Research on the Early English Novel.
Part of LION (Literature Online)
Contains all Arabic editions of the Koran printed in Europe before 1850, as well as all complete translations directly from the Arabic (until about 1860). Among the secondary translations, only those into German and Dutch are offered completely. Of the partial editions, only the typographically or academically most interesting ones are presented. This collection is an integrated part of Brill's Quranic Studies Online.
The Eastern Miscellany online database presents the complete archive of one of the most significant publications of the Chinese
intelligentsia in the first half of the twentieth century and a significant chronicle of Republican-era China in superbly produced
full-image and full-text format with rich indexing. The Eastern Miscellany, as it is known in English, and formally entitled
Dongfang zazhi (東方雜誌), was published by The Commercial Press [上海商務印書館], one of the most venerated academic
publishers in China, from 1904-1948—a period that predates and entirely covers China’s Republican era (1912-1948). This
coincides with a period of extraordinary transition in Chinese society, from the collapse of the Qing Dynasty and two millennia of
Imperial China, through periods of warlord rule, Japanese invasion, the Second World War, communist revolution, and the
formation of today’s People’s Republic of China.
gives access to a variety of Russian databases and publications including The Moscow Times, Moscow University Press journals, Russian Social Sciences & Humanities collection, Literaturnaia Gazeta and Pravda Digital Archive
Access to the online edition of The Economist with sections on world politics, business and finance, economics, science & technology and culture. Also includes access to an online version of the print copy.
contains 11 major editions from the First Folio to the Cambridge edition of 1863-64, 24 separate contemporary printings of individual plays, selected apocrypha and related works and 100+ adaptations, sequels and burlesques from the 17th to the 19th Century. Includes all prefatory matter, annotation and accompanying essays. Part of LION (Literature Online)
A collection of 96 complete works of English prose from the period 1700–1780 by writers from the British Isles. Key figures covered include Daniel Defoe, Henry Fielding, Eliza Haywood, Samuel Richardson, Tobias Smollett, Laurence Sterne and Jonathan Swift.
Bringing together rare journals printed between c.1685 and 1835, this resource illuminates all aspects of eighteenth-century social, political and literary life. Topics covered are wide-ranging and include colonial life, provincial and rural affairs, the French and American revolutions, reviews of literature and fashion throughout Europe, political debates, and London coffee house gossip and discussion. Full text searchable transcriptions to every page.
a unique work that brings together the latest research from across a range of disciplines which contribute to our knowledge of Ancient Greek. It is an indispensable research tool for scholars and students of Greek, of linguistics, and of other Indo-European languages, as well as of Biblical literature
covers all aspects of Arabic languages and linguistics. It is interdisciplinary in scope and represents different schools and approaches in order to be as objective and versatile as possible. All relevant fields in Arabic linguistics, both general and language specific are covered. Includes topics from interdisciplinary fields, such as anthropology, psychology, sociology, philosophy, and computer science.
offers a systematic and comprehensive treatment of all aspects of the history and study of the Hebrew language from its earliest attested form to the present day.
With over 850 entries and approximately 400 contributing scholars, theEncyclopedia of Hebrew Language and Linguistics Online is the authoritative reference work for students and researchers in the fields of Hebrew linguistics, general linguistics, Biblical studies, Hebrew and Jewish literature, and related fields.
combination of Chadwyck-Healey's English Verse Drama and English Prose Drama full-text databases. Nearly 4,000 plays by 1,200 authors from the late 13th to the early 20th Century. Part of LION (Literature Online)
EIMA is an archival research resource containing the essential primary sources for studying the history of the film and entertainment industries, from the era of vaudeville and silent movies through to the 21st century. The core US and UK trade magazines covering film, music, broadcasting and theater are all included, together with film fan magazines and music press titles. Magazines have been scanned cover-to-cover in high-resolution color, with granular indexing of all articles, covers, ads and reviews.
Entertainment Industry Magazine Archive is available as three separate collections: EIMA1 (Music, radio, and the stage), EIMA2 (Cinema, film and television, part 1), and EIMA3 (Cinema, film and television, part 2).
produced by the US Department of Education. Provides access to education-related articles, conferences, meetings, government documents, dissertations, reports, audiovisual media, bibliographies, books and monographs. 1966 to date
details of over 460,000 items published between 1473 and 1800, mainly in the British Isles and North America, and mainly - but not exclusively - in English. From the collections of the British Library and 2,000+ other libraries. 1473-1800
the British Library's catalogue of UK doctoral research theses. 100,000 are available or downloading, many others can be requested for on-demand scanning (up to six weeks). Self-registration/login is required for downloading.
Includes the full-text of more than 9,500 English, French and German titles. The Corvey Collection comprises one of the most important archives of Romantic era writing in existence anywhere—including fiction, short prose, dramatic works, poetry and more—with a focus on especially difficult-to-find works by lesser-known, historically neglected writers. Part of Nineteenth Century Collections Online.