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Classical Lessons for The Little White Horse By Lisa Kelly
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Designed to accompany Elizabeth Goudge's The Little White Horse, these classical lessons will bring this delightful story to life for your student. Written for A Mind in the Light, a classical... More > Charlotte Mason curriculum, these lessons will provide the teacher with all of the notes needed to prepare the readings, offer multiple and varied narration suggestions and present a light introduction to some story elements and literary terms. These lessons are targeted for grades 4-6.< Less
Captain Singleton [Christmas Summary Classics] By Daniel Defoe
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Christmas Summary Classics This series contains summary of Classic books such as Emma, Arne, Arabian Nights, Pride and prejudice, Tower of London, Wealth of Nations etc. Each book is specially... More > crafted after reading complete book in less than 30 pages. One who wants to get joy of book reading especially in very less time can go for it. About the Book Defoe was fifty-nine when he published this remarkable book, in 1720. "Robinson Crusoe" had appeared in the previous year, and "Moll Flanders" came out in 1722. Shrewdness and wit, the study of character, vividness of imagination, and, beyond these, the pure literary style, make "Captain Singleton" a classic in English literature. William the Quaker, the first Quaker in English fiction, has never been surpassed in any later novel, and remains an immortal creation. For more eBooks visit www.kartindo.com< Less
Geoffry Hamlyn [Christmas Summary Classics] By Henry Kingsley
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Christmas Summary Classics This series contains summary of Classic books such as Emma, Arne, Arabian Nights, Pride and prejudice, Tower of London, Wealth of Nations etc. Each book is specially... More > crafted after reading complete book in less than 30 pages. One who wants to get joy of book reading especially in very less time can go for it. About the Book Henry Kingsley, younger brother of Charles Kingsley, was born at Barnack, Northamptonshire, England, Jan. 2, 1830. Leaving Worcester College, Oxford, in 1853, he, with a number of fellow-students, emigrated to the Australian goldfields. After some five years of unremunerative toil he returned to England, poor in pocket, but possessing sufficient knowledge of life to justify his adoption of a literary career. For more eBooks visit www.kartindo.com< Less
War and Peace: Dunda Books Classic By Leo Tolstoy
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War and Peace is a novel by the Russian author Leo Tolstoy, published in 1869. The work is epic in scale and a well-known work of fiction. It is regarded as Tolstoy's finest literary achievement,... More > along with his other work Anna Karenina (1873–1877). War and Peace delineates in graphic detail events leading up to the French invasion of Russia, and the impact of the Napoleonic era on Tsarist society, as seen through the eyes of five Russian aristocratic families. Portions of an earlier version of the novel, then known as The Year 1805, were serialized in the magazine The Russian Messenger between 1865 and 1867. The novel was first published in its entirety in 1869. Newsweek in 2009 ranked it top of its list of Top 100 Books. Tolstoy himself, somewhat enigmatically, said of War and Peace that it was "not a novel, even less is it a poem, and still less an historical chronicle."< Less
Pride and Prejudice: Dunda Books Classic By Jane Austen
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Pride and Prejudice is a novel by Jane Austen, first published in 1813. The story follows the main character Elizabeth Bennet as she deals with issues of manners, upbringing, morality, education and... More > marriage in the society of the landed gentry of early 19th-century England. Elizabeth is the second of five daughters of a country gentleman, living near the fictional town of Meryton in Hertfordshire, near London. Though the story is set at the turn of the 19th century, it retains a fascination for modern readers, continuing near the top of lists of 'most loved books' such as The Big Read. It has become one of the most popular novels in English literature, and receives considerable attention from literary scholars. Modern interest in the book has resulted in a number of dramatic adaptations and an abundance of novels and stories imitating Austen's memorable characters or themes. To date, the book has sold some 20 million copies worldwide.< Less
Names in the Black Book (Esprios Classics) By Robert E. Howard
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Robert Ervin Howard (1906-1936) was an American pulp writer of fantasy, horror, historical adventure, boxing, western, and detective fiction. He is well known for having created the character Conan... More > the Cimmerian, a literary icon whose pop-culture imprint can be compared to such icons as Tarzan of the Apes, Sherlock Holmes, and James Bond. Voracious reading, along with a natural talent for prose writing and the encouragement of teachers, conspired to create in Howard an interest in becoming a professional writer. One by one he discovered the authors that would influence his later work: Jack London and Rudyard Kipling. It's clear from Howard's earliest writings and the recollections of his friends that he suffered from severe depression from an early age. Friends recall him defending the act of suicide as a valid alternative as early as eighteen years old.< Less
A Daughter of Hath [Christmas Summary Classics] By William Black
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Christmas Summary Classics- This series contains summary of Classic books such as Emma, Arne, Arabian Nights, Pride and prejudice, Tower of London, Wealth of Nations etc. Each book is specially... More > crafted after reading complete book in less than 30 pages. One who wants to get joy of book reading especially in very less time can go for it. About The Book- William Black William Black, born in Glasgow, Scotland, Nov. 13, 1841, was educated with a view to being a landscape painter, a training that clearly influenced his literary life. He became a painter of scenery in words. At the age of twenty-three he went to London, after some experience in Glasgow journalism, and joined the staff of the "Morning Star," and, later, the "Daily News," of which journal he became assistant-editor. His first novel appeared in 1868, but it was not until the publication of "A Daughter of Heth," in 1871, that Black secured the attention of the reading public.< Less
Visions Of Women In French Classic Tales vol. 1 By Donald Brandy
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This is a compilation of seven classic french tales written by authors spanning the greatest movements in French Literature. In the text you'll find authors like Madame de LaFayette, Sade, Diderot,... More > Maupassant and others. All of the protagonists are viral women, born perhaps ahead of their time, and surely women whom modern women would admire.< Less
The Art of the Story-Teller : A Classic Educational Guide By Marie L. Shedlock
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Includes: THE ART OF STORY-TELLING ( A How-to Guide) - THE STORIES : STURLA, THE HISTORIAN - A SAGA - THE LEGEND OF ST. CHRISTOPHER - ARTHUR IN THE CAVE - HAFIZ, THE STONE-CUTTER - SNEGOURKA - THE... More > WATER NIXIE - THE BLUE ROSE - THE WISE OLD SHEPHERD - THE TRUE SPIRIT OF A FESTIVAL DAY - THREE STORIES FROM HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN– THE SWINEHERD - THE NIGHTINGALE - THE PRINCESS AND THE PEA – And more!< Less
Inns and Taverns of Old London (Esprios Classics) By Henry C. Shelley
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INNS AND TAVERNS OF OLD LONDON SETTING FORTH THE HISTORICAL AND LITERARY ASSOCIATIONS OF THOSE ANCIENT HOSTELRIES, TOGETHER WITH AN ACCOUNT OF THE MOST NOTABLE COFFEE-HOUSES, CLUBS, AND PLEASURE... More > GARDENS OF THE BRITISH METROPOLIS< Less

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