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The Letters of Robert Browning and Elizabeth Barrett Browning: 1845-1846 The Letters of Robert Browning and Elizabeth Barrett Browning: 1845-1846 v1.0

When Robert Browning first met the ailing Elizabeth Barrett in 1845 it must have seemed to him like something from a gothic novel.

Emile: Or, On Education Emile: Or, On Education v1.0

Rousseau wrote about the difficulty of being a good individual within an inherently corrupting collectivity: society.

The Woman in White The Woman in White v1.0

The Woman in White is credited with being the first of the sensation novels, and one of the finest examples of the genre.

Nicholas Nickleby: A Faithful Account of the Fortunes, Misfortunes, Uprisings, Downfallings and Complete Career of the Nickelby Family Nicholas Nickleby: A Faithful Account of the Fortunes, Misfortunes, Uprisings, Downfallings and Complete Career of the Nickelby Family v1.0

Nicholas Nickleby is left responsible for his mother and sister when his father dies.

The Cherry Orchard, and Other Plays The Cherry Orchard, and Other Plays v1.0

The Cherry Orchard was written by Chekhov as a comedy, but directed by Stanislavski as a tragedy on its premier.

The Power of Being Cheerful The Power of Being Cheerful v1.0

The soul-consuming and friction-wearing tendency of this hurrying, grasping, competing age is the excuse for this book.

The Story of My Life: With Her Letters and a Supplementary Account of Her Education The Story of My Life: With Her Letters and a Supplementary Account of Her Education v1.0

Helen Keller's autobiography, The Story of My Life, tells of her early life and of her experiences with Annie Sullivan, her teacher and companion.

What Peace Means What Peace Means v1.0

This little book contains three plain sermons which were preached in New York in the Easter season of 1919, in the Park Avenue Presbyterian Church, of which my son is minister.

A Room with a View A Room with a View v1.0

A Room with a View is a romance and a social critique of Edwardian society.

Helen of Troy Helen of Troy v1.0

Scottish writer Andrew Lang is best remember for his prolific collections of folk and fairy tales, but he was also an accomplished poet, literary critic, novelist and contributor in the field of anthropology.

Heartbreak House: A Fantasia in the Russian Manner on English Themes Heartbreak House: A Fantasia in the Russian Manner on English Themes v1.0

Written in 1919, George Bernard Shaw's Heartbreak House is equal parts tragedy and comedy.

Chapters on Socialism Chapters on Socialism v1.0

It was in the year 1869 that impressed with the degree in which, even during the last twenty years, when the world seemed wholly occupied with other matters.

The Bostonians The Bostonians v1.0

First published in 1886, The Bostonians is one of James' wittiest social satires.

Dead Souls Dead Souls v1.0

Dead Souls is a socially critical black comedy.

In a Glass Darkly In a Glass Darkly v1.0

In a Glass Darkly collects together five short stories from gothic horror and mystery writer Sheridan Le Fanu.

Charlotte Temple Charlotte Temple v1.0

Susanna Rowson's Charlotte Temple became a huge seller in America from its first publication there in 1794, subsequently going through over two hundred editions.

This Time You Are Mine This Time You Are Mine v1.0

Miranda Blair, a writer about mysterious death cases, is investigating the death of a child.

King Rollo and the New Stockings King Rollo and the New Stockings v2.0

Cook has baked Mrs Harris a cake and would like King Rollo to deliver it to her.

Meet My Grandmother: Shes a United States Senator Meet My Grandmother: Shes a United States Senator v2.0

Describes the busy life of Senator Dianne Feinstein of Californiaseen.

Mind Is a Myth: Disquieting Conversations with the Man Called U.G. Mind Is a Myth: Disquieting Conversations with the Man Called U.G. v1.0

U. G. Krishnamurti's conversations with the constant stream of people who?