Here you will find all of our course material.
After finishing Emma, and reading Kathryn Sutherland’s essay on Austen and Jane Murray, please read the following:
Review the title page and dedication (53), correspondence with Murray and Stanier Clark (407-414), and “Plan of the Novel,” manuscript available at Plan of the Novel
Reviews by Scott and others, 414-423.
John Polidori, The Vampyre
Lord Byron, “Fragment of a Novel”
Veale, L. and Endfield, G. H. (2016), Situating 1816, the ‘year without summer’, in the UK. Geogr J. doi:10.1111/geoj.1219
Henry R. Viets, “The London Editions of The Vampyre”
For help understanding some of the references and allusions in CHP III, see my students’ blog from last term
Kathryn Sutherland, “Jane Austen’s Dealings with John Murray and his Firm”
Jane Austen, “Opinions of Mansfield Park, Opinions of Emma”
Jane Austen, “Plan of a Novel”
Christopher Laxer,”The Lantern of Typography:” “Christabel, “Kubla Khan,” and Poetic Mediation“