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A Database of Victorian Fiction, 1837–1901

A Database of Victorian Fiction, 1837–1901


We welcome any contributions, however small. In particular, we encourage:

  • Corrections of any kind
  • Information about unidentified authors, publishers, or illustrators
  • Summaries of fiction titles (less than 300 words ideal)

We also welcome contributions in the following areas, specifically:

  • Victorian illustrated books and their illustrators
  • Victorian personography
  • MySQL and PHP programmers

If you have the research question, we have the data! Contact us about how we can team up on a project, large or small.