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Samuel Langhorne Clemens known by his pen name Mark Twain, was a writer, humorist, entrepreneur, publisher, and lecturer. He was lauded as the "greatest humorist this country has produced".
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The Arabian Nights
by Andrew Lang (Sep 25, 2016)
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Andrew Lang (31 March 1844 - 20 July 1912) was a Scottish poet, novelist, literary critic, and contributor to the field of anthropology. He is best known as a collector of folk and fairy tales. The Andrew Lang lectures at the University of St Andrews are named after him....
The French Revolution
A History (Modern Library Classics)
by Thomas Carlyle (May 14, 2002)
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The book that established Thomas Carlyles reputation when first published in 1837, this spectacular historical masterpiece has since been accepted as the standard work on the subject. It combines a shrewd insight into character, a vivid realization of the picturesque, and a singular ability to bring the past to blazing life, making it a reading exp...
Gulliver's Travels
by Jonathan Swift (Aug 04, 1997)
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For the last 250 years people everywhere have enjoyed reading about Lemuel Gulliver's travels in the strange countries of Lilliput and Brobdingnag. The people of these countries, with all their curiously human failings, come to life in Martin Aitchison's vivid illustrations. Here is a story to make you laugh - but to make you think, too....
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Sir Thomas Malory's Tales of King Arthur
by Thomas Malory (Jan 01, 1980)
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13 books from Birth to Death of King Arthur. Queen Guinever, wizard Merlin, witch Morgan le Fay, knights Lancelot, Tristram, Lady Elaine, Rome, Holy Grail.Abridged to streamline action of narrative. Caxton's printing plus other sources. Includes 17-pg intro, 2-acknowledgement & notes, 4-pg index. Photos. Illustrations and pages from medieval gold i...