Chronology of World, British and American Literature
Sir Walter Scott. British. 1810. Poetry. “The Lady of the
Heinrich von Kleist. German. 1810. Play. Das Katchen von Heilbronn. Perfect love of Katchen for Count von Strahl. Devotion. Knightly and supernatural adventures.
Jane Austen. British. 1811. Novel. Sense and Sensibility. Two sisters represent sense and sensibility respectively in how they deal with lost suitors. Dignity and restraint vs. violently expressed grief.
William Robert Spencer. British. 1811. Poetry/Ballad. “Bethgelert or the Grave of the Grreyhound.” Dog appears to have killed the baby and is stabbed. Actually he had saved the baby from a wolf.