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Match the Literature to its Author Quiz

Match the pieces of literature to their rightful authors- poems, books and plays :) 30 Questions.

 
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1

Who wrote "The Mystery of Edwin Drood"?

  • Charles Dickens
  • James Joyce
  • Thomas Hardy
  • Christopher Marlowe

2

Who wrote "Hound of the Baskervilles"?

  • Elizabeth Gaskell
  • D.H. Lawrence
  • Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  • Anne Bronte

3

Which Victorian author wrote "The Hunchback of Notre Dame"?

  • Alfred Lord Tennyson
  • Oscar Wilde
  • Thomas Hardy
  • Victor Hugo

4

Who wrote the early novel "Pamela"?

  • Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • Samuel Richardson
  • Charles Dickens
  • Jane Austen

5

Which early Romantic author is famously known for the poem "Bright Star"?

  • John Keats
  • Alfred Lord Tennyson
  • Lewis Carroll
  • George Gordon, Lord Byron

6

"Robinson Crusoe" was written by whom?

  • Aristotle
  • Daniel Defoe
  • Dario Fo
  • Frank Baum

7

The play "Titus Andronicus" was written by which 17th century playwright?

  • Ben Jonson
  • Christopher Marlowe
  • William Shakespeare
  • Edward De Vere

8

Who wrote "The Scarlet Letter"?

  • Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • Thomas Hardy
  • Henry Fielding
  • Oscar Wilde

9

Which poet if best known for "Songs of Innocence and of Experience"?

  • Wililiam Blake
  • Samuel Taylor Coleridge
  • Robert Burns
  • John Keats

10

Which author famously wrote "In Memoriam A.H.H" which became a favourite of Queen Victoria's?

  • D.H. Larence
  • Bram Stoker
  • Alfred Lord Tennyson
  • Jules Verne

11

"The Call of the Wild" was written by whom?

  • Jack London
  • Mark Twain
  • Emily Bronte
  • Samuel Richardson

12

Who famously wrote "The Iliad"? His other works include the epic poem "The Odyssey".

  • Cicero
  • Plato
  • Ovid
  • Homer

13

"The Rivals" was written by which playwright?

  • Richard Brinsley Sheridan
  • Samuel Beckett
  • William Shakespeare
  • Christopher Marlowe

14

The novel "Dracula" was written by?

  • Bram Stoker
  • Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  • Elizabeth Gaskell
  • Lewis Carroll

15

Who wrote the poem "Strange Fits of Passion Have I Known!"

  • Samuel Taylor Coleridge
  • Percy Bysshe Shelley
  • William Wordsworth
  • Christina Rossetti

16

"Jane Eyre" was written by which female author? She published her novel under the pseudonym 'Currer Bell'.

  • Charlotte Bronte
  • Anne Bradstreet
  • Jane Austen
  • Elizabeth Gaskell

17

The hilarious novel "Tom Jones" was written by whom?

  • James Joyce
  • Charles Dickens
  • D.H. Lawrence
  • Henry Fielding

18

"Ragtime" was written by whom?

  • E.L. Doctorow
  • Carol Ann Duffy
  • George Eliot
  • Robert Browning

19

"The Rainbow" was novel by?

  • D.H. Lawrence
  • Thomas Hardy
  • Anne Bradstreet
  • Henry James

20

Who famously wrote "Around the World in Eighty Days"?

  • Lewis Carroll
  • Jules Verne
  • Mark Twain
  • Leo Tolstoy

21

The play "Angels in America" was written by whom?

  • Arthur Miller
  • Sir J.M. Barrie
  • Oscar Wilde
  • Tony Kushner

22

The play "Waiting For Godot" was written by?

  • Samuel Beckett
  • Arthur Miller
  • William Shakespeare
  • Edmund Spenser

23

The short story "Brokeback Mountain" was written by whom?

  • Elizabeth Barret-Browning
  • Margaret Atwood
  • Annie Proulx
  • Jane Austen

24

Who wrote the play "Lady Windermere's Fan"?

  • Oscar Wilde
  • George Orwell
  • Anne Bradstreet
  • Robert Browning

25

Who wrote the poem "Don Juan"?

  • John Keats
  • Oscar Wilde
  • T.S. Eliot
  • George Gordon, Lord Byron

26

"Tess of the D'Urbervilles" is a Victorian novel by?

  • Vladimir Naobokov
  • Henrik Ibsen
  • Thomas Hardy
  • Alfred Lord Tennyson

27

"Alice in Wonderland" and "Alice's Adventures Through the Looking-glass: and what she found there" were written by whom?

  • Lewis Carroll
  • Anna Sewell
  • Leo Tolstoy
  • Mark Twain

28

Who famously wrote of Desire as being "Love's pure flame"?

  • William Blake
  • Samuel Taylor Coleridge
  • Victor Hugo
  • Emily Dickinson

29

The poem "A Red Red Rose" was written by whom?

  • Robert Burns
  • George Orwell
  • James Joyce
  • Wilkie Collins

30

The play "The Tragedy of Doctor Faustus" was written by which playwright?

  • William Shakespeare
  • Ben Jonson
  • Richard Brinsley Sheridan
  • Christopher Marlowe

 

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