Victorian Short Story Bibliography:

Beachcroft, Thomas O. The Modest Art: A Survey of the Short Story in English. London and New York: Oxford University Press, 1968.

Burke, Daniel. Beyond Interpretation: Studies in the Modern Short Story. Troy, New York: Whitson Pub. Co., 1991.

Dunn, Maggie. The Composite Novel: The Short Story Cycle in Transition. New York: Twayne Publishers, 1995.

Hanson, Clare. Short Stories and Short Fictions, 1880-1980. London: Macmillan, 1985.

Harris, Wendell V. British Short Fiction in the Nineteenth Century: A Literary and Bibliographic Guide. Detroit: Wayne State U Press, 1979.

Head, Dominic. The Modernist Short Story: A Study in Theory and Practice. Cambridge U Press, 1992.

May, Charles E., ed. The New Short Story Theories. Athens: Ohio U Press, 1994.

Orel, Harold. The Victorian Short Story: Development and Triumph of a Literary Genre. Cambridge U Press, 1986.