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The World's Greatest Books — Volume 08 — Fiction

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SIR WALTER SCOTT Quentin Durward I.--The Wanderer Meets Louis XI. II.--The Scottish Archer III.--A Prize for Honour IV.--The Winning of the Prize Rob Roy I.--I Meet Diana Vernon II...

Historical Characters of the Reign of Queen Anne

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This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original a...

A Historical Account of Useful Inventions and Scientific Discoveries

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Excerpt from A Historical Account of Useful Inventions and Scientific Discoveries: Being a Manual of Instruction and Entertainment It has been demonstrated that the desire of obtai...

Micromegas and Other Short Fictions

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Something between a tale and a polemic, these "fables of reason" are feats of narrative compression and contain much of Voltaire's best and funniest writing. From ribald tales of a...

The Pivot of Civilization in Historical Perspective

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Today's heated debates over social issues such as abortion, birth control, ethnicity, immigration, race, religion, sexual behavior, and welfare did not begin in the 1960s. They beg...

Dio's Rome, Volume 4

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The Count of Monte Cristo, Illustrated

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Sent to prison on a false accusation in 1815, Edmond Dantes escapes many years later and finds a treasure which he uses to exact his revenge....

The Scarlet Letter

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Insight Study Guides are written by experts and cover a range of popular literature, plays and films. Designed to provide insight and an overview about each text for students and t...

Kidnapped

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A sixteen-year-old orphan is kidnapped by his villainous uncle, but later escapes and becomes involved in the struggle of the Scottish Highlanders against English rule....

The Prince and the Pauper

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A chance meeting brings two boys who look alike together; one is a beggar, and the other is a prince. When they have a chance to switch places, they learn that idealistic fantasies...

Les Misérables

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This expansive French tale of injustice and social unrest is widely considered to be writer Victor Hugo's masterpiece. While the 1862 novel features a large array of characters, it...

The Three Musketeers

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One of the preeminent novels by French writer Alexandre Dumas, this swashbuckling tale follows a group of honorable 17th-century swordsmen who must contend with powerful adversarie...

The Red Badge of Courage: An Episode of the American Civil War

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It makes you think long and hard about what it means to fight in a war, especially when you re not quite sure whose war it is. --Dwayne, 13"...

The Satyricon — Complete

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This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections int...

Black Beauty

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This abridged classic, written from the animal's point of view, describes the life of a working horse in Victorian England. Black Beauty has to adapt to a variety of masters and gr...

War and Peace

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At a glittering society party in St Petersburg in 1805, conversations are dominated by the prospect of war. Terror swiftly engulfs the country as Napoleon's army marches on Russia,...

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

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Perennially listed among the classics of American literature, Mark Twain's Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1885) broke new ground by allowing a teenage boy to narrate his own story...