JOHN'S
LITERARY LINKS

The 1662 Book of Common Prayer
AcqNet (A mailing list for acquisitions librarians and others interested in acquisitions work)
AcqWeb (Sister publication of ACQNET and the gathering place for librarians and other professionals interested in acquisitions and collection development)
Affixes: the Building Blocks of English (Michael Quinion’s dictionary of affixes, free online)
The American Dialect Society
The American Language (2nd edition of H. L. Menken's book online)
The American Library Association
The American Library Association's Banned Book Page
Association for the Study of Literature and the Environment (ASLE)
Beat
BestsellerReviews.com
Bibliomania (The Network Library, electronic books)
Book2k (Free ebooks and etexts)
Bookbinding, a Tutorial
The Book Collector's Glossary
Book Links Unlimited
Book Lovers Central (BLC, "The best source for book reviews on the Web")
Booknotes (A companion web site to C-SPAN's Sunday author interview series)
BookRags (Comprehensive guides to classic literature)
BookSearchEngine
The Bookseller (UK book trade weekly)
Bookwire (Electronic books)
Brian Kelk's Phonetic Alphabets Page
The Century Dictionary Online (1895 revised edition with the 1909 supplement)
Common Errors in English
The Cornell University Library Making of America Collection (MOA, a digital library of primary sources in American social history from the antebellum period through reconstruction)
Crossref-it.info (Study guides, author biographies, literature time lines, background information, text analyses, essay and exam help, teacher resources and more)
Danny Yee's Book Reviews
The Dictionary of Newfoundland English Online
A Dictionary of Slang (English slang and colloquialisms used in the United Kingdom)
Digital Books.com (Totally digital book publishing & distributing co.)
Don Berry
The Economist's Style Guide
Eldritch Press (Eric Eldred's electronic book library)
English Server Fiction Collection (Elecronic works of and about fiction)
Ethnologue, Languages of the World
The FAO Document Repository (FAO documents and publications, as well as selected non-FAO publications, in electronic format)
Forvo ("All the words in the world pronounced")
Free eBooks: The Ultimate Guide
GIGA Quotes (Ancient and modern quotations, aphorisms, maxims, proverbs, sayings, truisms, mottoes, book excerpts, poems and the like)
A Glossary of Lingua Franca
The Good Short Reading Page (Electronic texts)
H-Net Reviews in the Humanities and Social Sciences (Online scholarly review journal)
The Hugo Awards
HyperDictionary (Online dictionary)
Idaho Review (Boise State University literary magazine)
The International Book Collectors Associatio (IBCA)
The Internet Classics Archive (400 classical Greek and Roman texts, in English, at MIT)
The Internet Public Library (Electronic books, reference)
Key-Z Productions (Ken Kesey)
KillDevilHill.com (The Generation-X renaissance: conserving great literature and the great outdoors)
The Kipling Society
Language Log
The Library of Congress
Life Begins at 80 (Eric Shackle's ebook)
Literary Kicks ("Intellectual curiosities and provocations")
The McAllen Memorial Public Library (McAllen, Texas)
Miskatonic University Press, William Denton, Prop.
National Academy Press(Over 2000 free online books)
The Nebula Awards
The New Bartleby (A national digital library)
The New General Catalog of Old Books & Authors (And where to find them on the net)
Notes from the Windowsill (Celebrating children's books loved by adult readers)
The Official Website of Lindsey Davis
The On-Line Books Page
The Open Library ("One web page for every book ever published")
Pegasos (Authors calendar, Nordic authors, more)
Pilot-Search.com (a literary search engine)
Project Bartleby (Electronic books)
The Project Gutenberg Official Home Site
Questia (An online library of thousands ofbooks and journals)
The Saint Home Page (Leslie Charteris' dapper sleuth)
Scandinavian Mysteries in English
The Small-Scale Publishing Mailing List
Take Our Word For It (A weekly word-origin webzine)
Tangled Web UK (Crime and mystery fiction journal)
The Timberland Regional Library (Washington)
Twists, Slugs and Roscoes: A Glossary of Hardboiled Slang
Type, Handwriting, and Lettering
The University of Virginia Library Electronic Text Center
A Way With Words (A public radio program about language)
The A.Word.A.Day Home Page
The Word Detective (The online version of Words, Wit and Wisdom)
World Wide Words (Michael Quinion's language pages)
The Yale University Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
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