Biographical Material


Literary Relations

“Scenes from London” and Other Modern Subjects

Poems Paired with engravings of Indian scenes

Other Poems Set in India and the Far East

Poems: Poetical Sketches of Modern Pictures


Enfield, D. E. L.E.L. A Mystery of the Thirties. London: Hogarth Press, 1928.

Gorman, Michael. L.E.L. The Life and Murder of Letitia E. Landon. London: Olympia Publishers, 2008.

Hall, S. C. Retrospect of a Long Life, 2 vols. London: Richard Bentley & Son, 1883.

Hall, S. C. The Book of Memories of Great Men and Women of the Age, from personal acquaintance. 2nd ed. London: Virtue & Co. 1877.

Lawford, Cynthia. “Thou shalt bid thy fair hands rove”: L.E.L.’s Wooing of Sex, Pain, Death, and the Editor. Romanticism on the Net, Issues 29-30, February-May 2003, accessed July 2007.

Lawford, Cynthia. “The early life and London worlds of Letitia Elizabeth Landon., a poet performing in an age of sentiment and display.” Ph.D. dissertation/ New York: City University, 2001.

Landon, Letitia Elizabeth. . The Poetical Works of L.E.L. Ed. W. B. Scott. London: George Routledge & Sons, 1873.

Landon, Letitia Elizabeth. Selected Writings. Ed. Jerome J. McGann, and D. Reiss. Broadview Literary Texts, 1997.

Matoff, Susan. Conflicted Life: William Jerdan (1782-1869). London Editor, Critic, and Author. [Complete text in the Victorian Web]

ní Fhlathúin, Máire. "India and women's poetry of the 1830s: Femininity and the picturesque in the poetry of Emma Roberts and Letitia Elizabeth Landon." Core Open Access. Web. 19 July 2020.

Sypher, F. J. Letitia Elizabeth Landon, A Biography. Ann Arbor, Michigan: Scholars’ Facsimiles & Reprints, 2004, 2nd ed. 2009.

Sypher, F. J., ed. The Letters of Letitia Elizabeth Landon. Delmar, New York: Scholars’ Facsimiles & Reprints, 2001.

Sypher, F. J. The Occultation of Letitia Elizabeth Landon., 1999.

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