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19th Century American Literature By Susan Amper
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Why do so many women in 19th century American fiction end up dead? Why are so many men in 19th century American fiction single? Why can no superhero have a wife? American Literature: It will make... More > you cry; it will make you laugh; and it will scare you silly.< Less
19th Century American Literature By Susan Amper
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Why do so many women in 19th century American fiction end up dead? Why are so many men in 19th century American fiction single? Why can no superhero have a wife? American Literature: It will make... More > you cry; it will make you laugh; and it will scare you silly.< Less
Goldweights of the 19th Century Australian Colonists By Laura Potter
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The work featured here was originally produced for an exhibition of British and Australian jewellery, entitled Transplantation, which explored issues around migration and colonisation. The... More > 'Goldweights of the 19th Century Australian Colonists' are a series of small brass objects, which are entirely fake in terms of their proposed origin and function, but their individual background stories contain more than a grain of truth.< Less
A History of the French Novel, Vol. 2 To the Close of the 19th Century By George Saintsbury
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: George Edward Bateman Saintsbury (/ˈseɪntsbəri/;... More > 23 October 1845 – 28 January 1933), was an English writer, literary historian, scholar, critic and wine connoisseur.Born in Lottery Hall, Southampton, he was educated at King's College School, London, and at Merton College, Oxford where he achieved a first class BA degree in Classical Mods, (1865), and a second class in literae humaniores (1867). He left Oxford in 1868 having failed to obtain a fellowship, and briefly became a master at the Manchester Grammar School before spending six years in Guernsey as senior classical master of Elizabeth College, where he began his literary career by submitting his first reviews to The Academy. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Saintsbury< Less
The Fiction of Entitlement By Julienne Dolphin Wilding
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Spanning three generations, the novel is divided into three parts: The first is set in the 19th Century and tells the true story of how the determined philanthropist and religious fanatic Dr. Thomas... More > Barnardo created alternative mothering and human rights for the destitute children of England. Thomas’s character is based principally on biographies and his voice is quoted from his memoirs. The second part tells how a lost girl, Ann becomes a resident in Barnardos Girls’ Village Home in 1935 until her departure to Canada as a ‘human parcel’ from Barnardo’s emigration scheme. She sets off hoping to be worldly and useful but is exploited by the unjust and terrifying demands of her foster family. The novel ends with the story of Ann’s daughter Evelyn who is raised in Barnardo’s care until 1953. Evelyn learns how to cope with injustices and disappointments during her institutionalised childhood. Archive photographs and drawings courtesy of Barnardos Charity.< Less
My Contemporaries In Fiction By David Christie Murray
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The Origins and Destiny of Imperial Britain Nineteenth Century Europe By J. A. (John Adam) Cramb
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: John Adam Cramb (4 May 1862 – October 1913) was a Scottish... More > historian and fervent patriot. He published non-fiction works under his own name, and fiction under the pseudonym of R. A. Revermont.Cramb was born at Denny, Falkirk in Scotland, on the 4th of May, 1862. On leaving school he went to University of Glasgow, where he graduated in 1885, taking 1st Class Honours in Classics. In the same year he was appointed to the Luke Fellowship in English Literature, he also studied at University of Bonn. He subsequently travelled in continental Europe, and in 1887 he married the third daughter of the late Mr. Edward W. Selby Lowndes of Winslow, and left one son. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Adam_Cramb< Less
How Much Does Chaos Scare You?: Politics, Religion, and Philosophy in the Fiction of Philip K. Dick By Aaron Barlow
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A series of essays on the writing and ideas of Philip K. Dick presented in eight chapters. This in-depth look at the philosophies behind Dick's SF and mainstream novels is based on Barlow's 1988... More > doctoral dissertation at the University of Iowa.< Less
The Widow and the Doctor By Michael E. Davis
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Seven history based fictional stories from the 19th Century.
Maria - Frozen In Time By Ed Harris
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My mission was simple. Go and save Maria from dying! The fact that Maria had already died some 150 years before I was born did not deter me in any way, for I had, did I not, the means to carry out... More > this feat, at my disposal? Thus begins this short novel that takes us from the 21st to the 19th century as the quest to save Maria takes shape, with some unusual twists along the way.< Less