Arts literature sites
|A Celebration of Women Writers|
Comprehensive listing of links to biographical and bibliographical information about women writers , and complete published books written by women. searchable by time period , country , and author's last name.
|A Collection of Classics|
An exploration into the meaning of a classic. provides an introduction to authors who have written classics and guides writers on the path to creating their own classics.
The digital counterpart of the american library association's booklist magazine. reviews of the latest books and electronic media.
Features book reviews and news , reading lists , and author and publisher information.
|CBC: Books News|
Articles and headline news from the canadian broadcaster.
|Dictionary of Phrase and Fable|
Bartleby. com's publication of brewer's classic. includes derivation , source , or origin of common phrases , allusions , and words.
|How to Excel in an Undergraduate Literature Course|
Advice from a professor on what to expect and how to excel in college literature courses.
Study guides and discussion forums offered on various academic subjects. literature section includes brief analyses of characters , themes and plots.
Reading list for university study , with synopses , background and selected texts for works covered.
|The Independent Literature Institute|
A non-profit co-operative for self-publishing authors and independent publishers.
Site focuses on 20th century contemporary literature and author resources available online.
|Valuable Secrets in Arts, Trades, etc. Selected from the Best Authors and Adapted to the Situation of the United States|
18th century techniques , including the art of engraving , metal crafts , glass making , gilding , leather work , painting , and making paints , varnish , ink , and colors.