Rebecca Crump joined the Department of English at Louisiana State University in 1970 after receiving her doctorate in English from the University of Texas. Her teaching and research focus on Victorian literature as well as on editing and bibliographies of nineteenth-century British authors and twentieth-century American authors. Her courses include The Victorian Novel, British Literature of the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries, and Bibliography and Editing. Her publications include Christina Rossetti: A Reference Guide (G. K. Hall, 1976), The Complete Poems of Christina Rossetti: a Variorum Edition (3 vols., Louisiana State University Press, 1979, 1986, 1990), Christina Rossetti: Complete Poems (Penguin, 2001), Charlotte and Emily Bronte: A Reference Guide (3 vols., G. K. Hall, 1981, 1985, 1986), Order in Variety: Essays and Poems in Honor of Donald E. Stanford (University of Delaware Press, 2002), The Complete Poems of American Poet Donald E. Stanford, 1913-1998 (Edwin Mellen Press, 2005), A Critical Study of the Works of Four British Writers: Margaret Louisa Woods (1856-1945) Mary Coleridge (1861-1907) Sir Henry Newbolt (1862-1938) R.C. Trevelyan (1872-1951) by Donald E. Stanford (Edwin Mellen Press, 2006).