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Mary Barton Elizabeth Gaskell

Set in Manchester in the 1840s, Mary Barton depicts the effects of economic and physical hardship upon the city’s working-class community. Paralleling th...view book »

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Burmese Days George Orwell

Set in the days of the Empire, with the British ruling in Burma, Burmese Days describes both indigenous corruption and Imperial bigotry, when ‘after all,...view book »

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The Plumed Serpent D. H. Lawrence

In this notorious late novel, Lawrence’s pagan imaginings burgeon. Kate Leslie, an Irish widow touring Mexico, becomes gradually involved with a charisma...view book »

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Busman's Honeymoon Dorothy L. Sayers

Lord Peter Wimsey and his bride, mystery writer Harriet Vane, start their honeymoon with murder. The former owner of Tallboys estate is dead in the cella...view book »

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So Well Remembered James Hilton

On the day that World War II ends in Europe, Mayor George Boswell recalls events of the previous 25 years in his home town of Browdley. George Boswell, a...view book »

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Love-Letters Between a Nobleman and His Sister Aphra Behn

An epistolary novel - the first ever written - and an innovative and pioneering work. An exploration of the sexual politics of seventeenth century Englis...view book »

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The Diary of a Nobody

George Grossmith

The Diary of a Nobody is so unassuming a work that even its author, George Grossmith, seemed unaware that he had produced a masterpiece. For more than a century this wonderfully comic portrayal of suburban life and values has remained in print, a source of delight to generations of readers, and a major literary influence, much imitated but never equalled. I fail to see - because I do not happen to be a 'Somebody' - why my diary should not be i…Read More »

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