Public Bookshelves

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General Bookshelves

Shelf Name Searches Articles
American post-1945 poetry 0 63
British Romanticism 0 112
Childrens’ Literature 0 41
Classical Greek Literature and Culture 0 60
Contemporary British Fiction 0 97
Contemporary Postcolonial Fiction and Film 0 18
Different Genres 1 15
Exile, Prison and Hard Labour in Russian Literature 0 12
German modernism 0 88
German Philosophy 1 30
Italian Renaissance Literature and Culture 0 63
Italian Romance Epic 0 19
Jane Austen, Landscape and Politics 1 39
Latin American Literature 0 17
Latin Literature 0 82
Medieval Writers 2 27
Nineteenth-Century French Literature 0 49
Postcolonialism & Postcolonial Literature 0 58
Postmodern Fiction 0 70
Psychoanalysis 0 46
Some British Novels 1950-Present 3 19
Some Canadian Dramatists 1 20
The Shakespeare Shelf 0 54