Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Other Tales


Author: Lewis Carroll
Publisher: Chartwell Books
ISBN: 0785834192
Category: Fiction
Page: 560
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Delve into this stunning gift edition boasting the complete collection of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Other Tales and original, iconic illustrations by John Tenniel. The next edition in the Knickerbocker Classic series, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Other Tales features the writings of Lewis Carroll, the master of puns, puzzles, and fantasy that have been delighting adults and children alike for over 150 years.This volume is comprised of both Alice books (Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass); the nonsense poems, including "The Hunting of the Snark" and "Jabberwocky"; the novels Sylvie and Bruno and Sylvie and Bruno Concluded; and essays and other miscellaneous writings of this prolific writer. For Lewis Carroll fans worldwide, this stunning gift edition with an elegantly designed cloth binding features a slipcase, ribbon marker, and a new introduction by Lori Campbell.

Tales from the Arabian Nights


Author: Richard Burton
Publisher: Race Point Pub
ISBN: 1631061577
Category: Fiction
Page: 762
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Classic folk tales of adventure, mystery, and wonder in an elegantly designed slipcase.

Charles Dickens

The Essential Collection
Author: Charles Dickens
Publisher: Race Point Publishing
ISBN: 1631065017
Category: Fiction
Page: 1088
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This superb collection of classic Victorian literature features the most notable works of Charles Dickens, including Oliver Twist (1839), A Christmas Carol (1843), A Tale of Two Cities (1859), and Great Expectations (1861). Considered the greatest novelist of the Victorian era, Dickens was especially known for his unusual characters, incisive social commentary, and carefully constructed plots. Over the last two centuries, his popular fiction has continued to inspire adaptations in nearly artistic genre, and now it is available--complete and unabridged--in this gorgeous slipcase edition. The stylish clothbound hardcover also features a ribbon marker, historical timeline, and comprehensive introduction, enlightening the reader on the author’s life and works.

Sammlung


Author: William Shakespeare
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0141000589
Category: Drama
Page: 1754
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This major new complete edition of Shakespeare's works combines accessibility with the latest scholarship. Each play and collection of poems is preceded by a substantial introduction that looks at textual and literary-historical issues. The texts themselves have been scrupulously edited and are accompanied by same-page notes and glossaries. Particular attention has been paid to the design of the book to ensure that this first new edition of the twenty-first century is both attractive and approachable.

The Complete Fiction of H. P. Lovecraft


Author: H. P. Lovecraft
Publisher: Chartwell Books
ISBN: 0785834206
Category: Fiction
Page: 1112
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Collects the author's novel, four novellas, and fifty-three short stories. Written between the years 1917 and 1935, this collection features Lovecraft's trademark fantastical creatures and supernatural thrills, as well as many horrific and cautionary science-fiction themes. Includes such horror classics as The call of Cthulhu, At the mountains of madness, The Dunwich horror, The colour out of space, along with other works.

The Fairy Tales and Stories of Hans Christian Andersen


Author: Hans Christian Andersen
Publisher: Race Point Publishing
ISBN: 1627889507
Category: Fiction
Page: 600
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Let your imagination soar with this edition of Hans Christian Andersen's classic fairy tales! The Fairy Tales and Stories of Hans Christian Andersen is the next edition in the Knickerbocker Classic series, featuring works from the famous Danish poet. His classic works include fairy-tale favorites such as, "The Little Mermaid," "The Ugly Duckling," "The Princess and the Pea," "Thumbelina," and "The Emperor's New Clothes." It's perfect for adults and children alike.

The RSC Shakespeare: The Complete Works

The Complete Works
Author: Jonathan Bate,Eric Rasmussen
Publisher: Palgrave
ISBN: 9780230003507
Category: Literary Criticism
Page: 2552
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Developed in partnership with The Royal Shakespeare Company, this edition of the Complete Works of William Shakespeare combines exemplary textual scholarship with elegant writing and design. Sir Jonathan Bate and Professor Eric Rasmussen, two of today’s most accomplished Shakespearean scholars, lead the expert editorial team. Bate’s excellent general introduction and essays on each play draw on a unique wealth of experience and resources and will help the reader to understand Shakespeare's plays as they were originally intended – as living theatre to be enjoyed and performed. The text is based on the iconic 1623 First Folio: the first and original Complete Works lovingly assembled by Shakespeare’s fellow actors and the version of Shakespeare’s text preferred by many actors and directors today. The result is a fresh and definitive Complete Works for the twenty-first century that will inspire students, teachers and lovers of Shakespeare everywhere.

The Complete Works of William Shakespeare, Volume 16


Author: William Shakespeare
Publisher: Sagwan Press
ISBN: 9781340063443
Category:
Page: 370
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This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefore, you will see the original copyright references, library stamps (as most of these works have been housed in our most important libraries around the world), and other notations in the work.This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this work, as no entity (individual or corporate) has a copyright on the body of the work.As a reproduction of a historical artifact, this work may contain missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. Scholars believe, and we concur, that this work is important enough to be preserved, reproduced, and made generally available to the public. We appreciate your support of the preservation process, and thank you for being an important part of keeping this knowledge alive and relevant.

Arden Shakespeare Complete Works


Author: William Shakespeare,Richard Proudfoot,Ann Thompson,David Scott Kastan
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 1903436613
Category: Drama
Page: 1360
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An authoritative, classic edition of Shakespeare's complete works in one paperback volume.

The Illustrations of Rockwell Kent

231 Examples from Books, Magazines and Advertising Art
Author: Rockwell Kent
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486283631
Category: Art
Page: 144
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This retrospective brings together the finest work of the most important American book illustrator of the 1920s and 30s, gathering black-and-white pieces from not only important novels, but magazines and advertisements.

The Essential Tales of H.P. Lovecraft


Author: H. P. Lovecraft
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 1631062417
Category: Fiction
Page: 440
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Discover the true meaning of fear with these classic horror stories. The Essential Fiction of H.P. Lovecraft collects one of the author's most popular novellas, "At the Mountain of Madness," and six of his most famous short stories, including "The Call of Cthulhu," "The Shadow Out of Time," "The Dunwich Horror," "The Colour of Space," "The Shadow Over Innsmouth," and "The Whisperer in the Darkness." These hair-raising tales have inspired generations of authors and filmmakers, including Stephen King, Alan Moore, Guillermo del Toro, and Neil Gaiman. This elegantly designed clothbound edition features an elastic closure and a new introduction by Peter Cannon. The Knickerbocker Classics bring together the essential works of classic authors from around the world in stunning editions to be collected and enjoyed.

The Complete Oxford Shakespeare

Histories
Author: William Shakespeare
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: N.A
Category: Literary Criticism
Page: 452
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* Here in handy paperback format are all Shakespeare's Histories, Comedies, and Tragedies * Excellent brief introductions * Texts established by the Oxford Shakespeare Complete Works, re-edited afresh from the original editions

Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm


Author: Brothers Grimm
Publisher: Race Point Publishing
ISBN: 1627886729
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 352
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Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm collects fifty-nine of the essential bedtime stories for children worldwide for the better part of two centuries, and features all of your favorite classics, including "Hansel and Gretel," "Cinderella," "The Frog Prince," "Rapunzel," "Snow White," "Rumpelstiltskin," and dozens more. This collectible edition includes 59 stories with 101 color and black-and-white illustrations by Arthur Rackham.

The Illustrated Complete Works of Shakespeare

New Illustrated Edition
Author: William Shakespeare
Publisher: Flame Tree Pub
ISBN: 9781847869944
Category: Drama
Page: 464
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Whether through an admiration instilled at school or discovered with passion later in life, William Shakespeare inhabits us all. This title presents Shakespeare's plays, sonnets and poems.

The Complete Illustrated Works of William Shakespeare


Author: William Shakespeare
Publisher: Bounty Books
ISBN: 9780753724712
Category: Fiction
Page: 1023
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William Shakespeare is indisputably the greatest dramatist and poet that England, and probably the world, has ever produced. Here, in this handsome one-volume edition, are the complete works of this unique genius: his comedies, histories and tragedies along with his eloquent sonnets and poems, all unabridged. William Shakespeare's plays and poems are read and enjoyed by millions of people across the world. He is indisputably the greatest dramatist and poet that England has ever produced, and his works have endured the hundreds of years since his death. This one-volume edition gives the reader the opportunity to appreciate the literary genius that runs through Shakespeare's 37 plays and 160 sonnets and poems.

Shakespeare's Sonnets

The Complete Illustrated Edition
Author: William Shakespeare
Publisher: Cider Mill Press
ISBN: 9781604336153
Category: Literary Criticism
Page: 240
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The First-Ever, Fully Illustrated Collector's Edition of William Shakespeare's Celebrated Sonnets! In celebration of the momentous 400th annversary of William Shakespeare's death in April 2016, this enhanced edition of Shakepeare's Sonnets features gorgeous full-color artwork throughout that brings The Bard's timeless words to life like never before!

The Complete Novels


Author: Jane Austen
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780143039501
Category: Fiction
Page: 1278
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A definitive compilation of the author's seven great novels offers a vivid portrait of English middle-class life, its mores, institutions, and society around the turn of the nineteenth century.

Complete Works of Shakespeare


Author: William Shakespeare
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781840220360
Category:
Page: N.A
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This box set contains the complete works of Shakespeare. Volume one comprises of his comedies, volume 2 his histories and volume three his tragedies. His sonnets and longer poems are also included.