John Wilson's Web pages for students of English literature


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Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

English history, 1485-1714


Check out my
lecture course




If you love books...

This book is a real treasure from the 15th century.

Take a look!

And here is a link to my collection of

17th century books: CLICK HERE!

My most recent publication is

Pain, Pleasure and Perversity:

Discourses of Suffering in Seventeenth-Century England

(Ashgate, 2013)

I maintain a blog for issues relating to the book here.

For a general list of my publications,

with access to some of them, go here.

And, just for fun...

  check my YouTube videos!  





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