Chronology of World, British and American Literature.
Robert Browning. British. 1845. Ballad. “How They Brought the Good News from
James Fenimore Cooper. American. 1845/46. Novel. The Littlepage Manuscripts.
Herman Melville. American. 1846. Novel. Typee: A Peep at Polynesian Life. Sailors jump ship and wander into the
Nathaniel Hawthorne. American. 1846. Stories. Mosses from an Old Manse. Contains “Young Goodman Brown,” “The Birthmark,” and "Rappaccini’s Daughter.”
Dostoevsky. Russian. 1846. Novel. The Double. A double appears in the life of an ineffectual civil servant, Golyadkin. Opposite personality. Golyadkin ends up a madman.