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British Writers - From the United Kingdom Great Britain England

Read more about British writers, from the United Kingdom, Great Britain, including: Joseph Addison, Matthew Arnold, Jane Austen, Lord Francis Bacon, Bede, Apra Behn, William Blake, the Brontë sisters, Robert Browning, and others.
  1. About English Literature
  2. Addison, Joseph
  3. Aikin, Anna Laetitia
  4. Akenside, Mark
  5. Aldington, Richard
  6. Arnold, Matthew
  7. Aubrey, John
  8. Auden, W.H.
  9. Austen, Jane
  10. Bacon, Francis
  11. Bede, the Venerable
  12. Behn, Aphra
  13. Beowulf author (c680-c800)
  14. Blackwood, Algernon
  15. Blake, William
  16. Bronte, Anne
  17. Bronte, Charlotte
  18. Bronte, Emily
  19. Brooke, Rupert
  20. Browne, Sir Thomas
  21. Browning, Elizabeth Barrett
  22. Browning, Robert
  23. Bunyan, John
  24. Burke, Edmund
  25. Burney, Fanny
  26. Butler, Samuel
  27. Byron, George Gordon - Lord
  28. Campion, Thomas
  29. Carroll, Lewis
  30. Cavendish, Margaret
  31. Chaucer, Geoffrey
  32. Chesterton, Gilbert Keith
  33. Christie, Agatha
  34. Churchill, Winston
  35. Cleland, John
  36. Coleridge, Samuel
  37. Collins, Wilkie
  38. Congreve, William
  39. Daniel, Samuel
  40. Darwin, Charles
  41. Defoe, Daniel
  42. Dickens, Charles
  43. Donne, John
  44. Dryden, John
  45. Eliot, George
  46. Elizabeth I
  47. Etherege, George
  48. Fielding, Henry
  49. Flecker, James Elroy
  50. Forster, E.M.
  51. Gay, John
  52. Godwin, William
  53. Goldsmith, Oliver
  54. Gray, Thomas
  55. Hardy, Thomas
  56. Herbert, George
  57. Hopkins, Gerard Manley
  58. Housman, Alfred Edward
  59. Huxley, Aldous
  60. Johnson, Samuel
  61. Jonson, Ben
  62. Keats, John
  63. Kempe, Margery
  64. Killigrew, Anne
  65. Kipling, (Joseph) Rudyard
  66. Kyd, Thomas
  67. Lamb, Charles
  68. Langland, William
  69. Lawrence, D.H.
  70. Lovelace, Richard
  71. Malory, Sir Thomas
  72. Marlowe, Christopher
  73. Marvell, Andrew
  74. Meredith, George
  75. Mill, John Stuart
  76. Milne, Alan Alexander
  77. Milton, John
  78. More, Sir Thomas
  79. Naipaul, V.S.
  80. Orwell, George
  81. Owen, Wilfred
  82. Shakespeare, William
  83. Tennyson, Lord Alfred
  84. Tolkien, J.R.R.
  85. Walpole, Horace
  86. Waugh, Evelyn
  87. Wells, H.G.
  88. Wodehouse, P.G.
  89. Woolf, Virginia
  90. Wordsworth, William
  91. Wroth, Mary
  92. Wyatt, Thomas
  93. Wycherley, William

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