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Emma

by Jane Austen

Goodreads Rating: 4.01

Emma, by Jane Austen, is a novel about youthful hubris and romantic misunderstandings. It is set in the fictional country village of Highbury and the surrounding estates of Hart...

Sep 02, 2020   Tags: , , ,

Lucian’s True History;

by Lucian of Samosata

Goodreads Rating: 3.80

This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were...

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The Happy Prince and Other Tales

by Oscar Wilde

Goodreads Rating: 4.14

The Happy Prince and Other Tales (sometimes called The Happy Prince and Other Stories) is a collection of stories for children by Oscar Wilde first published in May 1888. It con...

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The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

by L. Frank Baum

Goodreads Rating: 3.99

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz (/ɒz/) is an American children’s novel written by author L. Frank Baum, originally published by the George M. Hill Company in May 1900. It has s...

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Anne of Green Gables

by L.M. Montgomery

Goodreads Rating: 4.26

Anne of Green Gables is a 1908 novel by Canadian author Lucy Maud Montgomery (published as L.M. Montgomery). Written for all ages, it has been considered a classic children̵...

Sep 01, 2020   Tags: , ,

The Slang Dictionary

by John Camden Hotten

Goodreads Rating: 4.33

A Dictionary of Modern Slang, Cant, and Vulgar Words, has also been published as The Slang Dictionary: Etymological, Historical, and Anecdotal. The first edition was published i...

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The Republic

by Plato

Goodreads Rating: 3.94

The Republic (Greek: Πολιτεία) is a Socratic dialogue, authored by Plato around 375 BC, concerning justice (δικαιοσύνη), the order and character of the just city-state, and the ...

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The Picture of Dorian Gray

by Oscar Wilde

Goodreads Rating: 4.08

The Picture of Dorian Gray is a Gothic and philosophical novel by Oscar Wilde. Dorian Gray is the subject of a full-length portrait in oil by Basil Hallward, an artist impressed...

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Peter Pan

by J.M. Barrie

Goodreads Rating: 4.06

Peter Pan is a fictional character created by Scottish novelist and playwright J. M. Barrie. A free-spirited and mischievous young boy who can fly and never grows up, Peter Pan ...

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Ulysses

by James Joyce

Goodreads Rating: 3.73

Ulysses is a modernist novel by Irish writer James Joyce. It was first serialized in parts in the American journal The Little Review from March 1918 to December 1920 and then pu...

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