1885 in literature

This article contains information about the literary events and publications of 1885.

List of years in literature (table)
In poetry
1882
1883
1884
1885
1886
1887
1888

You don't know about me without you have read a book by the name of 'The Adventures of Tom Sawyer'; but that ain't no matter. That book was made by a Mr Mark Twain, and he told the truth, mainly.

—Opening lines of Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

EventsEdit

New booksEdit

FictionEdit

Children and young peopleEdit

DramaEdit

PoetryEdit

Non-fictionEdit

  • J. W. Cross (ed.) – George Eliot's Life, as related in her letters and journals
  • Anténor FirminDe l'Égalité des Races Humaines (On the Equality of Human Races)
  • Tsubouchi Shōyō ((坪内 逍遥) – Shōsetsu Shinzui (The Essence of the Novel)

BirthsEdit

DeathsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Blair, Walter (1960). Mark Twain & Huck Finn. Berkeley: University of California. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ "All Modern Literature Comes from One Book by Mark Twain". Philadelphia: Bauman Rare Books. Retrieved 2013-01-07. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. ^ Crónicas y artículos sobre teatro (in Spanish). UNAM. 2001. p. 563. ISBN 978-968-36-8971-9.
  4. ^ Kawachi, Yoshiko (1998). "The Merchant of Venice and Japanese Culture". Japanese Studies in Shakespeare and His Contemporaries. Newark: University of Delaware Press. ISBN 9780874136739.
  5. ^ "Hardy Country". National Trust. Retrieved 2013-04-30. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  6. ^ Torigoe Shin (ed.) (2004). Interesting Reading Japanese Children's Literature: Pre-war Period. Kyōto: Minerva Shobō. pp 14–15. 鳥越信『たのしく読める日本児童文学 戦前編』、ミネルヴァ書房、京都、2004年。
  7. ^ John T. Koch (2012). The Celts: History, Life, and Culture. ABC-CLIO. p. 793. ISBN 978-1-59884-964-6.
  8. ^ George Meredith (1885). Diana Of the Crossways: a Novel: By George Meredith ... In Three Volumes. Chapman and Hall.
  9. ^ Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson (1885). Geografi og kaerlighed. Gyldendalske boghandels Forlag (F. Hegel & Son).
  10. ^ David Scott Kastan (2006). The Oxford Encyclopedia of British Literature. Oxford University Press. p. 3. ISBN 978-0-19-516921-8.
  11. ^ "Gilchrist Family Papers – Biographical Sketch". Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Rare Book & Manuscript Library. Archived from the original on 2005-08-27. Retrieved 2013-01-07. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)