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English 254: Devil in English Literature: Home

This guide will help you find resources about the devil in English literature.

Subject Guide

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Molly Royse
Hodges Library
Office: 865-974-3652
Subjects: Classics, English

Old Books Online

Medieval and Early Modern Sources Online (MEMSO)   About Medieval and Early Modern Sources Online (MEMSO)  UTK Users (w/NetID)
A collection of resources for the study of medieval and early modern Britain and Ireland.

Early English Books Online (EEBO) 1475-1700   About Early English Books Online (EEBO)  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Fulltext of books from STC I, STC II and the Thomason Tracts: items printed in Britain and English-language materials from other countries from 1475 to 1700. Through the Text Creation Partnership some texts in the collection can be searched for specific words and phrases.

Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO) 1701-1800   About Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO)  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Use Eighteenth Century Collections Online to access the digital images of every page of 150,000 books published during the 18th Century in the United Kingdom. Among the subjects covered are history, literature, religion, law, fine arts, and science.

Nineteenth Century Collections Online (NCCO) 1800-1899   About Nineteenth Century Collections Online  (NCCO)  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Nineteenth-century primary source collections from the world's preeminent libraries and archives, including the British Library, Cornell University Libraries, and the National Archives (both U.S. and and United Kingdom). Materials include monographs, newspapers, pamphlets, manuscripts, ephemera, maps, photographs, statistics, and other kinds of documents in both Western and non-Western languages. Focus is British. Click End Session when finished.

Visual Art

UTK's Special Collections

Devilish Things in Special Collections

(Follow the link above and then limit your results to "Special Collections" on the left side of the screen.)

This is a general list of rare items on the Devil held in Special Collections at the University of Tennessee. Many, but not all, of these title are also available digitally, so please check the catalog record before making a special trip to Special Collections. Hours M-F, 9:00-5:30. Visitation rules and procedures can be found here: Reading Room Policies

Secondary Sources

MLA International Bibliography 1923+ 
Index of research in literature, language, and folklore.

JSTOR varies
A collection of selected scholarly journals in humanities, social sciences, and sciences. Most titles do not include the most recent 3-5 years. For more current research, search one of our general or subject-specific databases. There are known problems with the JSTOR interface that are causing direct links to articles to fail.

Project Muse 1995+
Full text of over 200 scholarly journals and books from over 30 publishers.

Literature Resource Center - LRC, Scribner Writers Series Online, Twayne's Authors Online  
Full-text journal articles, literary criticism, reviews, biographical information, and overviews on over 130,000 writers in all disciplines, from all time periods and from around the world.

ATLA Religion Database with ATLA Serials 1949+  
Indexes journal articles and scholarly essays on world religions and religious perspectives on social issues.

The Disobedient Child

Forgotten Books of the American Nursery

by Rosalie V. Halsey

Project Gutenberg