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English 4250/7250: 19th-Century English Literature: Secrets and Scandals

Texts for this Class

Charles Dickens. Great Expectations. London: Chapman and Hall, 1861. Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3
published in All the Year Round, 1860-61.

Mary Elizabeth Braddon. Lady Audley's Secret. London: Tinsley, 1862. Volume 1, Volume 2, Volume 3
Partly serialised in Robin Goodfellow, July-September, 1861
Entirely serialised in Sixpenny Magazine, January-December, 1862
Again serialised in London Journal, March-August, 1863

H. Rider Haggard. She: A History of Adventure, 1887.
Serialized in The Graphic October, 1886-January 1887

Oscar Wilde. The Picture of Dorian Gray. London: Ward, Lock, 1891.
Novella published in Lippincott's Monthly Magazine, July, 1890

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes. "A Scandal in Bohemia" was the first of a series of "adventures" published in Strand Magazine, in 1891.

L. T. Meade. The Sorceress of the Strand. Published in Strand Magazine, December 1902-March 1903.


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