378 books for genre «classic-­world-­literature»

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Typee is a fast-­moving adventure tale, an autobiographical account of the author's Polynesian stay, an examination of the nature of good and evil, and a frank exploration of sensuality and exotic ritual.

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An invisible princess, a magic ring, and more adventures than you could dream of. This is what Gerald, Kathleen and Jimmy find when they stumble upon a mysterious castle. At first it all appears to be a lark. But the children soon discover they need all their bravery and ingenuity to contend with the castle's supernatural forces.

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Perhaps as early as 1787, Austen began to write poems, stories, and plays for her own and her family's amusement. Austen later compiled "fair copies" of these early works into three bound notebooks, now referred to as the "Juvenilia,­" containing pieces originally written between 1787 and 1793. (from Wikipedia)
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The 1st volume of juvenilia includes:
* Frederic & Elfrida
* Jack & Alice
* Edgar & Emma
* Henry and Eliza
* The Adventures of Mr. Harley
* Sir William Mountague
* Memoirs of Mr. Clifford
* The Beautifull Cassandra
* Amelia Webster
* The Visit
* The Mystery
* The Three Sisters
* Detached Pieces (A Fragment, A beautiful description, The generous Curate, Ode to Pity)
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Cover image:
Back View of Jane Austen, Watercolor
by Cassandra Austen
from http:­//en.­wikipedia.­org/wiki/File:­CassandraAusten-­JaneAustenBackView%281804%29.­jpg

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Classic adventure novel, set in the year 1751, centers around David Balfour, a young Scotsman orphaned by the death of his father. Betrayed by his uncle, the young hero is shanghaied and headed for bondage in the New World, until a swashbuckling highlander comes to his rescue. Stirring, suspenseful; considered by Stevenson his best fiction.

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A story about a father and his daughter, their loves and relationships told in an intense style by one of the English-­speaking world's master novelists.

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In 1861, young Mark Twain found himself adrift as a tenderfoot in the Wild West?­and is his hilarious record of his travels come to life with his inimitable mixture of reporting, social satire, and rollicking tall tales.

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Author:

Perhaps as early as 1787, Austen began to write poems, stories, and plays for her own and her family's amusement. Austen later compiled "fair copies" of these early works into three bound notebooks, now referred to as the "Juvenilia,­" containing pieces originally written between 1787 and 1793. (from Wikipedia)
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The 3rd volume of juvenilia includes:
* Evelyn
* Catharine
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Cover image:
Back View of Jane Austen, Watercolor
by Cassandra Austen
from http:­//en.­wikipedia.­org/wiki/File:­CassandraAusten-­JaneAustenBackView%281804%29.­jpg

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48 downloads
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