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The year 1831 in literature involved some significant events and new
                                                                                            List of years in literature                      (table)
books.
                                                                                     ... 1821 . 1822 . 1823 . 1824 . 1825 . 1826 . 1827 ...
                                                                                          1828 1829 1830 -1831- 1832 1833 1834
   Contents
                                                                                     ... 1835 . 1836 . 1837 . 1838 . 1839 . 1840 . 1841 ...
 1 Events
                                                                                   In poetry: 1828 1829 1830 -1831- 1832 1833 1834
 2 New books
                                                                                 Art . Archaeology . Architecture . Literature . Music . Science +...
 3 New drama
 4 Poetry
 5 Non-fiction
 6 Births
 7 Deaths
 8 Awards


Events
   January 15 - Victor Hugo completed his novel Notre-Dame de Paris, known in English as The Hunchback of Notre Dame.
   The play La Cocarde Tricolore by the Cogniard brothers introduces the term "chauvinism."
   William Lloyd Garrison begins publication of the Liberator, an abolitionist periodical.
   The Sydney Morning Herald is first published.
   Alexander Pushkin marries Natalya Goncharova.

New books
   Honoré de Balzac
       La Peau de chagrin
       Le Chef-d'œuvre inconnu
   Selina Davenport - The Queen's Page
   Benjamin Disraeli - The Young Duke
   Nikolai Gogol - Evenings on a Farm Near Dikanka
   Catherine Gore - The Tuileries
   Ann Hatton - Gerald Fitzgerald
   Victor Hugo - The Hunchback of Notre Dame (French: Notre Dame de Paris)
   Washington Irving - Voyages and Discoveries of the Companions of Columbus
   George Sand - Indiana
   Rosalia St. Clair - The Last of the Lyals

New drama
   Robert Montgomery Bird - Gladiator

Poetry
   Giacomo Leopardi - Canti
   Edgar Allan Poe - Poems

Non-fiction
   John Stuart Mill - The Spirit of the Age
   Washington Irving - Voyages and Discoveries of the Companions of Columbus

Births
   January 2 - Justin Winsor, historian and librarian (died 1897)
   January 26 - Mary Mapes Dodge, writer (died 1907)
   February 16 - Nikolai Leskov, novelist (died 1895)
   August 1 - William Aldis Wright, literary editor (died 1914)
   September 5 - Victorien Sardou, dramatist (died 1908)
   October 15 - Helen Hunt Jackson, writer-activist (died 1885)

Deaths
   January 2 - Barthold Georg Niebuhr, historian (born 1776)
   January 14 - Henry Mackenzie, Scottish novelist (born 1745)
   January 21 - Ludwig Achim von Arnim
   February 25 - Friedrich Maximilian Klinger, dramatist and novelist, originator of Sturm und Drang
   April 4 - Isaiah Thomas, publisher
   June 30 - William Roscoe, English poet
   October 2 - José Agostinho de Macedo, Portuguese poet (born 1761)
   December 18 - Willem Bilderdijk, Dutch author
   December 26 - Henry Louis Vivian Derozio, Indian poet and teacher (born 1809)

Awards


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