Emma, by Jane Austen (1775-1817) - Novel
Read Emma, by Jane Austen (1775-1817). Austen began writing Emma in 1814, although the novel was not published until 1816. Emma is considered Austen's best work. Austen Links | Austen E-texts
on the Tombstone of a Child - Aphra Behn (1640?-1689) - Poem
Behn writes, "This Little, Silent, Gloomy Monument..."
on Criticism - Alexander Pope (1688-1744) - Poem/Criticism
Pope writes, "'Tis hard to say, if greater Want of Skill / Appear in Writing or in Judging ill, / But, of the two, less dang'rous is th' Offence..."