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A Modest Proposal

by Jonathan Swift

Goodreads Rating: 4.04

Modest Proposal For preventing the Children of Poor People From being a Burthen to Their Parents or Country, and For making them Beneficial to the Publick, commonly referred to ...

May 08, 2020   Tags: , , , ,

The Masque of the Red Death

by Edgar Allan Poe

Goodreads Rating: 4.08

“The Masque of the Red Death”, originally published as “The Mask of the Red Death: A Fantasy”, is a short story by American writer Edgar Allan Poe, first...

Apr 09, 2020   Tags: , , , ,

The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

by Robert Louis Stevenson

Goodreads Rating: 3.82

Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde is a gothic novella by Scottish author Robert Louis Stevenson, first published in 1886. The work is also known as The Strange Case of Jekyl...

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The Works of Edgar Allan Poe, The Raven Edition

by Edgar Allan Poe

Goodreads Rating: 4.50

Edgar Allan Poe was a master of tales of the mysterious and macabre. From the eerie incantations of “The Raven” to the persistent fright of “The Tell-Tale Heart,” his stories an...

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A Journal of the Plague Year

by Daniel Defoe

Goodreads Rating: 3.57

A Journal of the Plague Year is a novel by Daniel Defoe, first published in March 1722. This novel is an account of one man’s experiences of the year 1665, in which the G...

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The Importance of Being Earnest

by Oscar Wilde

Goodreads Rating: 4.18

The Importance of Being Earnest, A Trivial Comedy for Serious People is a play by Oscar Wilde. First performed on 14 February 1895 at the St James’s Theatre in London, it ...

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Ion: The Dialogues of Plato

by [Greek]Plato

Goodreads Rating: 4.03

In Plato’s Ion (/ˈaɪɒn/; Greek: Ἴων) Socrates discusses with the titular character, a professional rhapsode who also lectures on Homer, the question of whether the rhapsod...

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Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland

by Lewis Carroll

Goodreads Rating: 4.02

Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland (commonly shortened to Alice in Wonderland) is an 1865 novel written by English author Charles Lutwidge Dodgson under the pseudonym Lewis ...

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A Doll’s House

by [Norway]Henrik Ibsen

Goodreads Rating: 3.73

A Doll’s House is a three-act play written by Norway’s Henrik Ibsen. It premiered at the Royal Theatre in Copenhagen, Denmark, on 21 December 1879, having been publi...

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Pride and Prejudice

by Jane Austen

Goodreads Rating: 4.26

Pride and Prejudice is a romantic novel of manners written by Jane Austen in 1813. The novel follows the character development of Elizabeth Bennet, the dynamic protagonist of th...

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