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The King of Pirates

by Daniel Defoe Dover Publications (February 23, 2012)

In this thrilling tale of high-seas adventure by the author of Robinson Crusoe, colorful rogue Captain Avery defends himself against scandalous accusations and, in doing so, draws a rousing portrait of pirate...


Pride and Prejudice

by Jane Austen & Hugh Thomson Dover Publications (February 09, 2012)

Here is quite simply the most handsome edition of one of the finest and most popular novels of all time. It features a cloth binding, full-color dust wrapper, handsome typography, and more than 100 illustrations...


Pride and Prejudice

by Jane Austen Dover Publications (March 23, 2012)

One of the most universally loved and admired English novels, an effervescent tale of rural romance transformed by Jane Austen's art into a witty, shrewdly observed satire of English country life.


Sense and Sensibility

by Jane Austen, Chris Hammond & Joseph Jacobs Dover Publications (March 12, 2013)

This special hardcover gift edition of Austen's delightful comedy of manners concerning a pair of marriage-minded sisters features a dust jacket and more than 60 charming drawings.


Robinson Crusoe

by Daniel Defoe Dover Publications (March 13, 2012)

The only survivor of a shipwreck endures 28 years of solitude on a Caribbean island and masters both his strange new world and himself. Brilliant, evocative details of Crusoe's struggles and exploits.


Sense and Sensibility

by Jane Austen Dover Publications (April 25, 2012)

Delicious comedy of manners concerning two sisters, who appear to have been deserted by the young men they had intended to marry. Humor, perception, incomparable prose.


Emma Thrift Study Edition

by Jane Austen Dover Publications (April 12, 2012)

Includes the unabridged text of Austen's classic novel plus a complete study guide that features chapter-by-chapter summaries, explanations and discussions of the plot, question-and-answer sections, author biography,...


Pride and Prejudice Thrift Study Edition

by Jane Austen Dover Publications (April 12, 2012)

Includes the unabridged text of Austen's classic novel plus a complete study guide that features chapter-by-chapter summaries, explanations and discussions of the plot, question-and-answer sections, author biography,...


Gulliver's Travels Thrift Study Edition

by Jonathan Swift Dover Publications (April 12, 2012)

Includes the unabridged text of Swift's classic novel plus a complete study guide that features chapter-by-chapter summaries, explanations and discussions of the plot, question-and-answer sections, author biography,...


Sanditon and The Watsons: Austen's Unfinished Novels

by Jane Austen Dover Publications (February 07, 2012)

Two tantalizing incomplete stories revisit Austen's customary milieu of courtship and venture into new territory, amid guests at a seaside resort. Both are worth reading for pleasure and study.


A Journal of the Plague Year

by Daniel Defoe Dover Publications (February 13, 2012)

Classic 1722 account of Great Plague of London that ravaged England nearly 60 years earlier. Defoe writes the story as an eyewitness report and the novel abounds in memorable, realistic details.


Northanger Abbey

by Jane Austen Dover Publications (February 06, 2012)

Spirited comedy of manners begins when Catherine Morland meets and falls in love with a young clergyman and is invited to be a guest at Northanger Abbey, the family's country estate.


Emma

by Jane Austen Dover Publications (March 30, 2012)

In one of Austen's finest novels, a lively young heiress takes up matchmaking and creates comic confusion for a social-climbing parson, a chatterbox spinster, an enigmatic Romeo, and others in a 19th-century...


Gulliver's Travels

by Jonathan Swift Dover Publications (February 06, 2012)

Great classic by preeminent prose satirist of the English language, written with disarming simplicity and careful attention to detail. An enchanting fantasy for children; for adults, a witty parody of political...


Lady Susan

by Jane Austen & R. W. Chapman Dover Publications (February 06, 2012)

A beautiful, flirtatious widow seeks an advantageous second marriage for herself and pushes her long-suffering daughter into a dismal match. A magnificently crafted novel of Regency manners and mores, filled...


Mansfield Park

by Jane Austen Dover Publications (February 13, 2012)

Dependent on the benevolence of her aristocratic relatives, young Fanny Price develops into the moral center of a family gone astray. An entertaining study of the interplay between manners, education, and ethics....


Moll Flanders

by Daniel Defoe Dover Publications (July 11, 2012)

Brilliant, picaresque masterpiece of 18th-century realism recounts the scandalous facts of Moll's life — in prison, as a prostitute and a thief, her life as a "transported felon" in the American colonies,...


Persuasion

by Jane Austen Dover Publications (February 02, 2012)

Thwarted romance between Anne Elliot (Austen's sweetest, most appealing heroine) and Captain Frederick Wentworth. Finely drawn characters, gentle satire, genteel life in the English countryside.


A Modest Proposal and Other Satirical Works

by Jonathan Swift Dover Publications (February 01, 2012)

Treasury of 5 shorter works includes title piece plus The Battle of the Books, A Meditation Upon a Broom-Stick, A Discourse Concerning the Mechanical Operation of the Spirit and The Abolishing of Christianity...


A Modest Proposal

by Jonathan Swift Les Editions de Londres (November 17, 2013)

"A modest proposal" or “A 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 public” is a satire (or a satirical...


Romeo and Juliet Complete Text with Extras

by William Shakespeare HarperCollins (June 08, 2010)

These violent delights have violent ends

And in their triumph die, like fire and powder,

Which, as they kiss, consume.

When Romeo first lays eyes on the bewitching Juliet, it's love at first sight. But though...


Directions to servants

by Jonathan Swift Les Editions de Londres (June 15, 2013)

Jonathan Swift’s "Directions to servants" is an entertaining satire of relationships between servants and masters in the Eighteenth century. It is a late work in Swift’s life. Not the most well-known, less...


A Journal of the Plague Year

by Daniel Defoe Editions Le Mono (March 05, 2020)

A Journal of the Plague Year. Written by a Citizen who continued all the while in London.


Pride and Prejudice

by Jane Austen Digireads.com Publishing (September 27, 2018)

First published in 1813, “Pride and Prejudice” is a story set in the English countryside outside of London during the early 19th century which centers on the life of Elizabeth Bennet, the second of five...


Sanditon, The Watsons, and Lady Susan

by Jane Austen Digireads.com Publishing (September 27, 2018)

Collected together here are three of Jane Austen’s posthumously published works; “Sanditon”, “The Watsons”, and “Lady Susan”. These fragmentary tales show Austen experimenting with different literary...


Don Quixote (World Classics, Unabridged)

by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra Alpha Editions (October 01, 2016)

Don Quixote is a Spanish novel by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra. Published in two volumes, in 1605 and 1615, Don Quixote is considered the most influential work of literature from the Spanish Golden Age and the...


Lady Susan

by Jane Austen iBoo Press House (January 11, 2018)

An epistolary novel, Lady Susan is an early work by Austen that was posthumously published in 1871. The short novel focuses on the self-serving eponymous anti-heroine, as she cunningly maneuvers her way through...


EMMA

by Jane Auste iBoo Press House (November 06, 2017)

A comedy of manners, Emma portrays the spoilt, snobbish, yet charming Emma Woodhouse as she delightfully interferes in the relationships of others without taking much notice of her own heart. Although quick...


Persuasion

by Jane Austen Digireads.com Publishing (January 01, 2010)

The persuasion of "Persuasion" is the persuasion of Anne Elliot by a family friend that the young man that she is in love with is an inappropriate match for her. Instead of following her heart Anne follows the...


Pride and Prejudice

by Jane Austen Digireads.com Publishing (January 01, 2010)

"Pride and Prejudice" is the story of Elizabeth Bennet and her four sisters who are all unmarried. When the wealthy young gentleman, Charles Bingley, rents the nearby manor of Netherfield Park the opportunity...


Robinson Crusoe

by Daniel Defoe Digireads.com Publishing (January 01, 2010)

The classic tale of shipwrecked adventure, Daniel Defoe's 1719 novel "Robinson Crusoe" is the fictional autobiography of its title character. When cast ashore upon a tropical island, Robinson Crusoe must use...


A Journal of the Plague Year

by Daniel Defoe Digireads.com Publishing (January 01, 2010)

Actually written sixty years after the plague of 1665 swept through London, Defoe brings the city to life in all of its hardship and fear. With a wealth of detail, "A Journal of the Plague Year" seems almost...


Northanger Abbey (Illustrated by Hugh Thomson)

by Jane Austen Digireads.com Publishing (January 01, 2017)

First published posthumously in 1817, “Northanger Abbey” was actually the first finished novel that Jane Austen wrote. It is the story of seventeen-year-old Catherine Morland, one of ten children of a country...


Sanditon, The Watsons, and Lady Susan

by Jane Austen Digireads.com Publishing (January 01, 2010)

Collected here are Jane Austen's three unfinished works; "Sanditon, The Watsons, and Lady Susan". "Sanditon" is the story of the idyllic modern seaside town and its inhabitants. "The Watsons" is the story of...


Emma (with an Introduction by Austin Dobson)

by Jane Austen Digireads.com Publishing (June 01, 2015)

First published at the end of 1815, Jane Austen’s “Emma” is the story of Emma Woodhouse, a young girl from a good home that does not need the financial support of a husband and is determined not to marry....


Moll Flanders

by Daniel Defoe Digireads.com Publishing (January 01, 2010)

"Moll Flanders" is the classic and tragic picaresque morality tale of its title character. Moll, the daughter of a convict is driven by a singular ambition, to raise her station in life, by any means necessary....


Love and Friendship, Three Sisters, and A Collection of Letters

by Jane Austen Digireads.com Publishing (January 01, 2011)

Although the four novels published in her lifetime were well-received, much of Jane Austen's notoriety came about after her death. Her decision to publish anonymously was a standard for women in the early 19th...


Sense and Sensibility

by Jane Austen Digireads.com Publishing (January 01, 2010)

"Sense and Sensibility" is the story of two sisters, Elinor and Marianne Dashwood, who have contrasting temperaments. On the surface Elinor, the older sister represents sense or reason while Marianne represents...


Roxana, The Fortunate Mistress

by Daniel Defoe Digireads.com Publishing (February 01, 2012)

Daniel Defoe's last novel "Roxana" is perhaps his darkest. Using his "fallen woman" archetype established in his seminal work "Moll Flanders", Defoe tracks the mercurial life of an unnamed female protagonist...


Mansfield Park

by Jane Austen Digireads.com Publishing (January 01, 2010)

"Mansfield Park" is the story of Fanny Price, an impoverished young girl who is raised by her rich uncle and aunt, Sir Thomas and Lady Bertram, at Mansfield Park. A coming of age story, "Mansfield Park" follows...


Mansfield Park (Introduction by Austin Dobson)

by Jane Austen Digireads.com Publishing (January 01, 2017)

First published in 1814, “Mansfield Park” is Jane Austen’s third published novel, the story of Fanny Price, an impoverished young girl who at the age of ten is sent away by her overburdened family to be...


Persuasion (Illustrated by Hugh Thomson)

by Jane Austen Digireads.com Publishing (January 01, 2017)

First published in 1818, “Persuasion” was English novelist Jane Austen’s last completed work. The novel centers on the story of Anne Elliot, a lovely young woman who years prior had accepted the proposal...


Northanger Abbey

by Jane Austen Digireads.com Publishing (January 01, 2010)

"Northanger Abbey" was one of the first novels that Jane Austen wrote, however it was not published until 1818, after her death. It is the story of Catherine Morland who travels to Bath to stay with a family...


Sense and Sensibility (with and Introduction by Reginald Brimley Johnson)

by Jane Austen Digireads.com Publishing (June 01, 2015)

Jane Austen’s first published novel, “Sense and Sensibility” is the classic coming of age story of two sisters, Elinor and Marianne Dashwood, who have contrasting temperaments. On the surface Elinor, the...


Pride and Prejudice (Illustrated by Charles Edmund Brock with an Introduction by William Dean Howells)

by Jane Austen Digireads.com Publishing (June 01, 2015)

First published in 1813, “Pride and Prejudice” is a story set in the English countryside outside of London during the early 19th century which centers on the life of Elizabeth Bennet, the second of five...


Lady Susan

by Jane Austen Digireads.com Publishing (January 01, 2010)

One of Jane Austen's shortest works, "Lady Susan" is an epistolary novel, a novel told entirely in the letters of its title character, her friends and family. "Lady Susan" is the story of a recently widowed...


The Letters of Jane Austen

by Jane Austen Digireads.com Publishing (January 01, 2011)

One of the most beloved authors in English literature, Jane Austen wrote myriad novels, stories and poems that illustrated her sophisticated sense of irony, humor and biting commentary on the society of Regency...


Robinson Crusoe (Illustrated by N. C. Wyeth)

by Daniel Defoe Digireads.com Publishing (January 01, 2017)

First published in 1719, Daniel Defoe’s “Robinson Crusoe” is a pioneering work of realist fiction and one of the most popular adventure novels ever written. When it first appeared it was widely believed...


Charlotte Temple

by Susanna Rowson Digireads.com Publishing (January 01, 2011)

Susanna Rowson, a British American novelist, poet, playwright, actress, and educator, was responsible for writing the first American best-selling novel. In 1791, Rowson published "Charlotte Temple", which held...


Emma (The Very Illustrated Edition)

by Jane Austen & C. E. Brock eBookIt.com (February 02, 2013)

Emma is a comic novel by Jane Austen, first published in December 1815, about the perils of misconstrued romance. The main character, Emma Woodhouse, is described in the opening paragraph as "handsome, clever,...