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Literature: British: Find Books

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British Literature

Library Catalog

Library of Congress Classification: PR

English Literature books start with the call number PR. For details about specific call numbers (sub-classified by period, criticism, collections, individual authors, etc.) see the document below.

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Specific Authors

Here is a list of some English authors and their corresponding Library of Congress call numbers. You can find books about them and/or authored by them in the stacks. 

Austen, Jane - PR4030-4038 Lewis, C.S. - PR6023 .E926
Blake, William - PR4140-4148 Marlowe, Christopher - PR2660-PR2678
Bronte, Emily - PR4172-4173 Milton, John - PR3550-3598
Browning, Elizabeth Barrett - PR4180-4198 Orwell, George - PR6029.R8
Burns, Robert - PR4300-PR4348 Pope, Alexander  - PR3620-PR3638
Byron, George Gordon (Lord) - PR4350-4398 Shakespeare, William - PR2750-PR3112
Chaucer, Geoffery - PR1850-PR1954 Shelley, Mary - PR5397-5398
Coleridge, Samuel Taylor - PR4470-4488 Shelley, Percy Bysshe - PR5400-5448
Dickens, Charles - PR4550-4598 Stoker, Bram - PR6037.T617
Forster, E.M. - PR6011 .O58 Tennyson, Alfred Lord - PR5550-5598
Jonson, Ben - PR2600-PR2648 Thackeray, William Makepeace - PR5600-PR648
Joyce, James -
Wilde, Oscar - PR5810-PR5828
Keats, John - PR4830-4838 Woolf, Virgina - PS3545 .I5365
Kipling, Rudyard - PR4850-4858 Wordsworth, William - PR5850-PR5898
Lawrence, D.H. - PR6023.A93 Yeats, William Butler -

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