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A research guide to finding books, articles, and other resources in English and literature

Welcome to the English Guide

Detail of the 15-century book Recuyell of the Histories of Troy

Detail of The Recuyell of the Histories of Troy, the first book printed in English

Welcome! This guide will help you get started with your research in English. Check the tabs above for tips on finding articles, books, and more. 

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