Find out more about the greatest 19th Century British Novelists, including Charles Dickens, J. R. R. Tolkien, C. S. Lewis, Aldous Huxley and Arthur Conan Doyle.
J. R. R. TolkienJ. R. R. Tolkien
03 January 1892
Writer, Poet
Charles DickensCharles Dickens
07 February 1812
Writer

C. S. LewisC. S. Lewis
29 November 1898
Novelist

H. G. WellsH. G. Wells
21 September 1866
Writer

Aldous HuxleyAldous Huxley
26 July 1894
Writer

Joseph ConradJoseph Conrad
03 December 1857
Writer
D. H. LawrenceD. H. Lawrence
11 September 1885
Novelist

Emily BrontëEmily Brontë
30 July 1818
Novelist

E. M. ForsterE. M. Forster
01 January 1879
Writer

J. B. PriestleyJ. B. Priestley
13 September 1894
Novelist and Playwright
Anne BrontëAnne Brontë
17 January 1820
Writer

Robert GravesRobert Graves
24 July 1895
Poet & Novelist
Elizabeth GaskellElizabeth Gaskell
29 September 1810
Novelist

Oliver GoldsmithOliver Goldsmith
10 November 1728
Novelist, Playwright, Poet

Robert W. ServiceRobert W. Service
16 January 1874
Poet & Writer
Sir Arthur Conan DoyleSir Arthur Conan Doyle
22 May 1859
Writer & Physician

Caroline NortonCaroline Norton
22 March 1808
Author
Charlotte BronteCharlotte Bronte
21 April 1816
Novelist

Rose MacaulayRose Macaulay
01 August 1881
Writer

William MaughamWilliam Maugham
25 January 1874
Novelist & Playwright
Amy LevyAmy Levy
10 November 1861
Poet, Novelist, Essayist

A.P. HerbertA.P. Herbert
24 September 1890
Humorist, Novelist, Playwright & Law Reform
Arthur Conan DoyleArthur Conan Doyle
22 May 1859
Physician, Writer, Poet, Cricketer, Novelist,

Percy Bysshe ShelleyPercy Bysshe Shelley
04 August 1792
Linguist, Poet, Translator, Writer, Playwright,

G. K. ChestertonG. K. Chesterton
29 May 1874
Journalist, Poet, Novelist, Autobiographer,

W. Somerset MaughamW. Somerset Maugham
25 January 1874
Playwright, Novelist, Writer, Screenwriter
Stefan ZweigStefan Zweig
28 November 1881
Writer, Translator, Journalist, Playwright, Poet,
Dante Gabriel RossettiDante Gabriel Rossetti
12 May 1828
Poet, Illustrator, Painter, Writer, Artist,

Vera BrittainVera Brittain
29 December 1893
Nurse, Writer, Poet, Novelist, Feminist, Pacifist,

Dorothy L. SayersDorothy L. Sayers
13 June 1893
Writer, Translator, Novelist, Playwright,

George MacDonaldGeorge MacDonald
10 December 1824
Writer, Minister, Poet, Novelist, Cleric
Frances Hodgson BurnettFrances Hodgson Burnett
24 November 1849
Dramaturge, Writer, Playwright, Children's writer,

Grey OwlGrey Owl
18 September 1888
Writer, Novelist

Kenneth GrahameKenneth Grahame
08 March 1859
Writer, Novelist, Children's writer

Anna SewellAnna Sewell
30 March 1820
Writer, Novelist, Children's writer

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Wyndham LewisWyndham Lewis
18 November 1882
Painter, Writer, Journalist, Editor, Novelist
Josephine TeyJosephine Tey
25 July 1896
Writer, Playwright, Novelist, Screenwriter,

Elinor GlynElinor Glyn
17 October 1864
Actor, Novelist, Writer, Screenwriter
Elizabeth von ArnimElizabeth von Arnim
31 August 1866
Writer, Novelist

Edwin Abbott AbbottEdwin Abbott Abbott
20 December 1838
Theologian, Science fiction writer, Teacher,

Alec WaughAlec Waugh
08 July 1898
Novelist, Writer
Eric Temple BellEric Temple Bell
07 February 1883
Mathematician, Historian of mathematics, Novelist,

Alfred AustinAlfred Austin
30 May 1835
Poet, Novelist, Writer, Journalist
Gladys Bronwyn SternGladys Bronwyn Stern
17 June 1890
Journalist, Novelist, Literary critic, Biographer

John Boynton PriestleyJohn Boynton Priestley
13 September 1894
 

Amelia BarrAmelia Barr
29 March 1831
Novelist

Sir Henry Maximilian BeerbohmSir Henry Maximilian Beerbohm
24 August 1872
 

Marge KennedyMarge Kennedy
12 April 1896
 
Phyllis Forbes DennisPhyllis Forbes Dennis
31 May 1884
 

Sir. James Matthew BarrieSir. James Matthew Barrie
09 May 1860