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Camilla: A Picture of Youth by Fanny Burney

Camilla: A Picture of Youth by Fanny Burney

Camillal by Fanny Burney follows lives of a group of young people: Camilla Tyrold and her sisters, the sweet tempered Lavinia and the deformed, but ...

Robbers by Friedrich Schiller

Robbers by Friedrich Schiller

The charismatic but rebellious student Karl is deeply loved by his father. The younger brother, Franz, who appears as a cold, calculating villain, ...

Love and Intrigue: A Tragedy (World Classics) by Friedrich Schiller

Love and Intrigue: A Tragedy by Friedrich Schiller

Ferdinand is an army major and son of President von Walter, a high-ranking noble in a German duke's court, while Luise Miller is the daughter of a ...

Tales of Dostoyevsky by Fyodor Dostoyevsky

Dostoyevsky is the only psychologist from whom I had something to learn', remarked Friedrich Nietzsche. 'He ranks among the most beautiful strokes of ...

Hills and the Sea (World Classics) by Hilaire Belloc

There are two ways by which a man may acquire any kind of learning or profit, and this is especially true of travel. Everybody knows that one can ...

A Christmas Rose and Other Stories (Christmas Books) by Bessie Hatton

It was in a desolate London lodging-house that Marietta’s courage gave way. In Italy she could live and be merry on the most frugal fare. A little ...

A Christmas Greeting (Christmas Books) by Hans Christian Andersen

An iconic collection of Christmas fairy tales from the Danish master of storytelling Hans Christian Andersen including some of his best work: The Old ...

The Historic Thames by Hilaire Belloc

England has been built up upon the framework of her rivers, and, in that pattern, the principal line has been the line of the Thames. Partly because ...

The Peasant Marey by Fyodor Dostoyevsky

Dostoyevsky skilfully paints a portrait of a character who manages to recall a childhood memory from twenty years ago and by doing so he alters the ...