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ENGL 321: Renaissance Poetry and Prose


Early English Books Online (EEBO)
Browse for authors, e.g. Donne

Literature Online (LION)
See full-text transcriptions of works by Donne, etc. 

Online edition of the Variorum Edition of the Poetry of John Donne

English Poetry (2nd edition)

Early English Prose Fiction

John Milton Reading Room
The complete poetry and selected prose of John Milton, with introductions, research guides, and hyperlinked annotations.


Burney Collection of 17th and 18th Century Newspapers
The newspapers, pamphlets, and books gathered by the Reverend Charles Burney (1757-1817) represent the largest and most comprehensive collection of early English news media.

British Periodicals
This unique digital archive provides the full text of almost 500 periodical runs published from the 1680s to the 1930s. Topics covered include literature, philosophy, history, science, the fine arts and the social sciences.