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Penguin Classics recommend the following web sites:

Author Web Sites
The Republic of Pemberley
http://www.pemberley.com/
Your haven for all things Austen.

The Karen Blixen Literary Society Online
http://www.geocities.com/Athens/Ithaca/9334/index.html
A summary of Karen Blixen's life, a list of related sites and become a member.

Karen Blixen Information Site
http://www.karenblixen.com
All kinds of information and trivia about Karen Blixen.

The Brontë Sisters' Web
http://www.lang.nagoya-u.ac.jp/~matsuoka/Bronte.html
This site contains e-texts of Charlotte and Emily Brontë's works, biographies, a message board and more links.

Italo Calvino
http://www.emory.edu/EDUCATION/mfp/cal.html
"Because writing always means hiding something in such a way that it then is discovered"—Italo Calvino, If On a Winter's Night a Traveller
Discover a biography of Calvino, chronology, photographs, related essays, reviews and links.

Roald Dahl
http://www.roalddahlfans.com
This colourful site offers information on the man, his works and "fun stuff!" for students and teachers.

The Dickens Page
http://www.lang.nagoya-u.ac.jp/~matsuoka/Dickens.html
The best starting point for the exploration of Charles Dickens resources on the web.

Christiaan Stange's Dostoyevsky Resource Station
http://stange.simplenet.com/dostoevsky/
One man's formidable part-time attempt to create the definitive reference site for the study of Dostoyevsky.

The Gaskell Web
http://www.lang.nagoya-u.ac.jp/~matsuoka/Gaskell.html
This site includes all of Elizabeth Gaskell's works in e-text and many other resources, and is supported by the Gaskell Society.

Gissing in Cyberspace
http://www.lang.nagoya-u.ac.jp/~matsuoka/Gissing.html
This site features e-texts of George Gissing's works, as well as a lot of helpful information.

The Hegel Society of America
http://www.hegel.org/
Founded in 1968 to promote the study of the philosophy of Hegel and Hegelianism, its place within the history of thought, and its relation to social, political, and cultural movements since his time.

H. P. Lovecraft
http://www.creative.net/~alang/lit/horror/hpl.sht
An excellent on-line biography, with many links, of this unsurpassed master of weird horror.

The H.P. Lovecraft Archive
http://www.hplovecraft.com/
An unbelievably brilliant resource—spend hours browsing and you'll only scrape the surface!

Zembla
http://www.libraries.psu.edu/iasweb/nabokov/abvn.htm
A complete and well-designed guide to Vladimir Nabokov—the official site of the International Vladimir Nabokov Society.

Royal Shakespeare Company
http://www.rsc.org.uk/
The official site includes details of performances and membership.

The Robert Louis Stevenson Website
http://www.unibg.it/rls/rls.htm
This site contains e-texts of Robert Louis Stevenson's works, biographies, associations, events, images and useful links.

The Voltaire Society of America
http://humanities.uchicago.edu/homes/VSA/
To foster the spirit of the Enlightenment...

Doubting Hall
http://www.johnnyp.demon.co.uk/waugh.htm
A guided tour around the works of Evelyn Waugh.

Classic Authors
http://bsuvc.bsu.edu/~00mevancamp/clau.html
Links to author sites.

Texts

The Saga of King Hrolf Kraki
http://www.viking.ucla.edu/
Further information and background for the Penguin Classic, The Saga of King Hrolf Kraki.

Rhinoceros
http://www.rhinoplay.cjb.net/
Enter the stampede! Everything you need to know about Ionesco's classic play.

Genres

Common-place
http://www.common-place.org/
The Interactive Journal of Early American Life.

The Diaries of George Washington
http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/gwhtml/gwintro.html
Introduction to the diaries of George Washington.

@SLE Online
http://www.asle.umn.edu/
A site dedicated to literature considering the relationship between human beings and the natural world.

E-Classics
http://e-classics.com
Accessible Plutarch and a useful Classics links page.

On-Line Greek and Latin Dictionaries
http://www.perseus.tufts.edu/lexica.html
A brilliant site at Tufts University, Massachusetts, containing on-line Greek and Latin dictionaries, including the invaluable Lewis and Short Latin Dictionary.

A Compendium of Common Knowledge 1558-1603
http://ren.dm.net/compendium/home.html
A fantastic site for Elizabethan reconstructionists.

Common-Place
http://www.common-place.org
The interactive Journal of Early American Life.

The Gothic Literature Page
http://members.aol.com/iamudolpho/basic.html
A web site devoted to the study of Gothic Literature in England from 1764 to 1820.

The Literary Gothic
http://www.litgothic.com/
An impressive site to aid the study and enjoyment of literary Gothicism.

Diotima
http://www.uky.edu/AS/Classics/gender.html
Materials for the study of women and gender in the Ancient world.

The Libyrinth
http://www.rpg.net/quail/libyrinth/
Explore the Great Thoths of the Western Mine, that carnivorous whole in thunder whirled...

Legends
http://www.legends.dm.net/
Legends is a beautiful site exploring the history, literature and lore of Robin Hood, King Arthur and many other characters of balladry, fiction and film, from the shores of Avalon to the towers of Zenda.

Representative Poetry Online
http://www.library.utoronto.ca/utel/rp/intro.html
An easily searchable range of 2200 English poems from Old English to the twentieth century.

Romanticism on the Net
http://users.ox.ac.uk/~scat0385/sites.html
A very large list of links to a whole host of Romantic, Gothic, Victorian and other literary websites.

Romantics Unbound
http://iris.nyit.edu/~dhogsett/romanticsunbound/
Dr David Hogsette's online learning and research site for the study of Romanticism.

Scran
http://scran.ac.uk
A searchable archive of Scottish history and culture.

The Victorian Web
http://www.stg.brown.edu/projects/hypertext/landow/victorian/victov.html
Professor Landow's hugely impressive Victorian Web at Brown University, Rhode Island.

Victoria Research Web
http://www.indiana.edu/~victoria/
A wide range of resources for research into the nineteenth century.

Student Web Sites

Student Living Sites
http://www.canlearn.ca
http://www.iamnext.com
http://www.myschool101.com
http://www.professorjones.com

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