Englischsprachige Literatur Online

Free Online Literature with more than 2000 Classic Texts, Literature Book Notes, Author Biographies, Book Summaries and Reference Books. Read Classic Fiction, Drama, Poetry, Short Stories and Contemporary Articles and Interviews. You can find Study Guides to the most read books and Help for Teachers. Research our Reference Books, Dictionaries, Quotations, Classic Non-fiction, Biographies and Religious Texts.


The Cambridge History of English and American Literature
The Encyclopedia in Eighteen Volumes consideres the most important work of literary history and criticism ever published, the Cambridge History contains over 303 chapters and 11,000 pages, with essay topics ranging from poetry, fiction, drama and essays to history, theology and political writing.


Free ebooks - Project Gutenberg
Project Gutenberg offers over 42,000 free ebooks: choose among free epub books, free kindle books, download them or read them online. We carry high quality ebooks: All our ebooks were previously published by bona fide publishers. We digitized and diligently proofread them with the help of thousands of volunteers.


Welcome to literature.org. This site is here to try to bring real books to people through the Internet. On this site you will find the full and unabridged texts of classic works of English literature. Fiction from authors like Lewis Carroll, the Bronte sisters (Anne, Charlotte and Emily), Jack London, Mark Twain, Charles Dickens and many others, and classic scientific works from Charles Darwin and Rene Descartes.


The Literature Network
We offer searchable online literature for the student, educator, or enthusiast. To find the work you're looking for start by looking through the author index. We currently have over 3000 full books and over 4000 short stories and poems by over 250 authors. Our quotations database has over 8500 quotes.


Luminarium: Anthology of English Literature
Luminarium Encyclopedia is a project begun in 2001 to provide historical contexts for the people, places, and events featured in Luminarium. The scope of the project is enormous, and the progress slow, but new entries, as well as new images, are being added almost daily. The intent is to have this encyclopedia become the Who's Who and What's What in Medieval and Renaissance England.


This site contains about six thousand ebooks from hundreds of authors. The collection of these publications are in the following categories: fictions/novels, short stories, poems, essays, plays, nonfictions. Many of these books are classic works of American Literature, English Literature, and Irish Literature from well-known authors.


The Complete Works of William Shakespeare
The Web's first edition of the Complete Works of William Shakespeare. This site has offered Shakespeare's plays and poetry to the Internet community since 1993.



Mr. William Shakespeare and the Internet
This site attempts two things: First to be an annotated guide to the scholarly Shakespeare resources available on the Internet. Admittedly, some of the resources are not so scholarly, but that's as may be.  Usefulness to students is most often the guiding principle. The truly un-scholarly sites are linked on the "Other" Sites page. And twice To present unique Shakespeare material unavailable elsewhere on the Internet.


American Literature
The Site provides Short Stories, Classic Literature, Shakespeare, Children's Stories, Poems, Speeches & Essays



Australian Literary and Historical Texts
Welcome to the SETIS collection of more than 300 Australian literary and historical texts. This page includes a listing in alphabetical order by author's name, as well as keyword search and browse by category pages.


Project Gutenberg Australia
Australian history (Project Gutenberg of Australia) - lots of information about the history and exploration of Australia together with a number of freely available ebooks about Australia or written by Australians.


Early New Zealand Books
The Early New Zealand Books Project has been developed by staff at The University of Auckland Library. It aims to provide the keyword-searchable text of significant books published about New Zealand in the nineteenth century.


New Zealand Electronic Text Centre (NZETC)
Digital library of New Zealand and Pacific Island documentary heritage material as well as new born-digital work and research from Victoria University. Includes Nineteenth-Century Novels Collection and Print History Project.