Little Black Classics Box Set

From India to Greece, Denmark to Iran, the United States to Britain, this assortment of books will transport readers back in time to the furthest corners of the globe.

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Publisher: Penguin Classics

ISBN: 9780141398877

Category: Fiction

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A stunning collection of all 80 exquisite Little Black Classics from Penguin This spectacular box set of the 80 books in the Little Black Classics series showcases the many wonderful and varied writers in Penguin Black Classics. From India to Greece, Denmark to Iran, the United States to Britain, this assortment of books will transport readers back in time to the furthest corners of the globe. With a choice of fiction, poetry, essays and maxims, by the likes of Chekhov, Balzac, Ovid, Austen, Sappho and Dante, it won''t be difficult to find a book to suit your mood. Little Black Classics celebrate the huge range and diversity of the Penguin Classics list - from drama to poetry, from fiction to history, with books taken from around the world and across numerous centuries. The Little Black Classics Box Set includes: � The Atheist''s Mass (Honor� de Balzac) � The Beautifull Cassandra (Jane Austen) � The Communist Manifesto (Fredrich Engels and Karl Marx) � Cruel Alexis (Virgil) � The Dhammapada (Anon) � The Dolphins, the Whales and the Gudgeon (Aesop) � The Eve of St Agnes (John Keats) � The Fall of Icarus (Ovid) � The Figure in the Carpet (Henry James) � The Gate of the Hundred Sorrows (Rudyard Kipling) � Gooseberries (Anton Chekhov) � The Great Fire of London (Samuel Pepys) � The Great Winglebury Duel (Charles Dickens) � How a Ghastly Story Was Brought to Light by a Common or Garden Butcher''s Dog (Johann Peter Hebel) � How Much Land Does A Man Need? (Leo Tolstoy) � How To Use Your Enemies (Baltasar Graci�n) � How We Weep and Laugh at the Same Thing (Michel de Montaigne) � I Hate and I Love (Catullus) � Il Duro (D. H. Lawrence) � It was snowing butterflies (Charles Darwin) � Jason and Medea (Apollonius of Rhodes) � Kasyan from the Beautiful Mountains (Ivan Turgenev) � Leonardo da Vinci (Giorgio Vasari) � The Life of a Stupid Man (Ryunosuke Akutagawa) � Lips Too Chilled (Matsuo Basho) � Lord Arthur Savile''s Crime (Oscar Wilde) � The Madness of Cambyses (Herodotus � The Maldive Shark (Herman Melville) � The Meek One (Fyodor Dostoyevsky � Mrs Rosie and the Priest (Giovanni Boccaccio) � My Dearest Father (Wolfgang Mozart) � The Night is Darkening Round Me (Emily Bront�) � The nightingales are drunk (Hafez) � The Nose (Nikolay Gogol) � Olalla (Robert Louis Stevenson) � The Old Man in the Moon (Shen Fu), Miss Brill (Katherine Mansfield) � The Old Nure''s Story (Elizabeth Gaskell) � On Murder Considered as One of the Fine Arts (Thomas De Quincey) � On the Beach at Night Alone (Walt Whitman) � The Reckoning (Edith Wharton) � Remember, Body... (C. P. Cavafy) � The Robber Bridegroom (Brothers Grimm) � The Saga of Gunnlaug Serpent-tongue (Anon) � Sindbad the Sailor � Sketchy, Doubtful, Incomplete Jottings (Johann Wolfgang von Goethe) � Socrates'' Defence (Plato) � Speaking of Siva (Anon) � The Steel Flea (Nikolai Leskov) � The Tell-Tale Heart (Edgar Allan Poe) � The Terrors of the Night (Thomas Nashe) � The Tinder Box (Hans Christian Andersen) � Three Tang Dynasty Poets (Wang Wei) � Trimalchio''s Feast (Petronius) � To-morrow (Joseph Conrad), Of Street Piemen (Henry Mayhew) � Traffic (John Ruskin) � Travels in the Land of Serpents and Pearls (Marco Polo) � The Voyage of Sir Francis Drake Around the Whole Globe (Richard Hakluyt) � The Wife of Bath (Geoffrey Chaucer) � The Woman Much Missed (Thomas Hardy) � The Yellow Wall-paper (Charlotte Perkins Gilman) � Wailing Ghosts (Pu Songling) � Well, they are gone, and here must I remain (Samuel Taylor Coleridge)

Maritime Classics Boxed Set 46 Sea Adventures Novels in One Volume

So soon as he recovered himself, the poor little negro was assailed by yells and
execrations from the crew. Tranquilly permitting these irregular cursings to
evaporate, Stubb then in a plain, business-like, but still half humorous manner,
cursed ...

Author: James Fenimore Cooper

Publisher: e-artnow

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Category: Fiction

Page: 13046

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Musaicum Books presents to you this unique and meticulously edited adventure collection: Content: Randall Parrish: Wolves of the Sea Charles Boardman Hawes: The Dark Frigate The Mutineers Jack London: The Sea Wolf The Mutiny of the Elsinore A Son of the Sun Walter Scott: The Pirate Captain Charles Johnson: The History of Pirates R. L. Stevenson: Treasure Island Daniel Defoe: Robinson Crusoe Captain Singleton Tobias Smollett: The Adventures of Roderick Random Frederick Marryat: Mr. Midshipman Easy Masterman Ready; Or, The Wreck of the "Pacific" Edgar Allan Poe: The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket James Fenimore Cooper: The Pilot: A Tale of the Sea The Red Rover Afloat and Ashore: A Sea Tale Miles Wallingford Homeward Bound; Or, The Chase: A Tale of the Sea Thomas Mayne Reid: The Ocean Waifs: A Story of Adventure on Land and Sea Victor Hugo: Toilers of the Sea Herman Melville: Redburn White-Jacket Moby Dick Benito Cereno R. M. Ballantyne: The Coral Island: A Tale of the Pacific Ocean Fighting the Whales Jules Verne: The Voyages and Adventures of Captain Hatteras In Search of the Castaways; Or, The Children of Captain Grant 20 000 Leagues under the Sea Dick Sand: A Captain at Fifteen An Antarctic Mystery L. Frank Baum: Sam Steele's Adventures on Land and Sea Joseph Conrad: The Nigger of the 'Narcissus' Lord Jim Typhoon The Shadow Line The Arrow of Gold Rudyard Kipling: Captains Courageous Ralph Henry Barbour: The Adventure Club Afloat Rafael Sabatini: Captain Blood The Sea-Hawk Jeffery Farnol: Black Bartlemy's Treasure Martin Conisby's Vengeance Henry De Vere Stacpoole: The Blue Lagoon The Garden of God

60 GOTHIC CLASSICS Boxed Set Dark Fantasy Novels Supernatural Mysteries Horror Tales Gothic Romances

him praying with that little scarecrow from London, and good Mr. Clay ready at
call, in the village; much good that little black whipper-snapper will do him!” With
that little black man, on the day after the funeral, I was sent out, for some reason,
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Author: Edgar Allan Poe

Publisher: e-artnow

ISBN: 8026897765

Category: Literary Collections

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This meticulously edited collection is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents: Frankenstein The Orphan of the Rhine Nightmare Abbey The Tell-Tale Heart The Fall of the House of Usher The Cask of Amontillado The Masque of the Red Death The Castle of Otranto Vathek The Castle of Wolfenbach Caleb Williams The Mysteries of Udolpho The Italian The Monk Wieland Northanger Abbey The Black Cat The Murders in the Rue Morgue The Vampyre The Legend of Sleepy Hollow Melmoth the Wanderer The Private Memoirs and Confessions of a Justified Sinner The Hunchback of Notre-Dame The Phantom Ship St, John's Eve Viy The Mysterious Portrait Jane Eyre Wuthering Heights Sweeney Todd, the Demon Barber of Fleet Street The House of the Seven Gables Rappaccini's Daughter The Birth Mark The Lifted Veil The Woman in White Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde The Mystery of Edwin Drood Carmilla Uncle Silas The Hound of the Baskervilles The Picture of Dorian Gray The Horla The Forsaken Inn The Great God Pan Lilith The Lost Stradivarius The Island of Doctor Moreau The Beetle The Turn of the Screw Dracula The Jewel of Seven Stars (Original 1903 Edition) The Monkey's Paw The Necromancers The Phantom of the Opera Clarimonde The Mummy's Foot The House on the Borderland The Boats of the Glen Carrig Wolverden Tower

HORROR CLASSICS Boxed Set The Greatest Horror Novels Supernatural Stories of Bram Stoker

A little before twelve o'clock we three— Arthur, Quincey Morris, and myself—
called for the Professor. It was odd to notice that by common consent we had all
put on black clothes. Of course, Arthur wore black, for he was in deep mourning,
but ...

Author: Bram Stoker

Publisher: e-artnow

ISBN: 8026864115

Category: Fiction

Page: 1404

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This grand collection contains dark gothic and occult novels and short stories from one of the masters of horror genre that is Bram Stoker: "Dracula" is the tale of Count Dracula's attempt to move from Transylvania to England so that he may find new blood and spread the undead curse, and of the battle between Dracula and a small group of men and women led by Professor Abraham Van Helsing. "The Jewel of Seven Stars" tells the tale of Malcolm Ross, a young barrister, pulled into an archaeologist's plot to revive Queen Tera, an ancient Egyptian mummy. "The Man" (The Gates of Life)" is a gothic tale of Stephen, young girl raised as tomboy, and her childhood friend Harold. As many of their close ones die in tragic accidents, through the deaths, Stephen and Harold grow closer. "The Lady of the Shroud" – Rupert Saint Leger inherits his uncle's estate on condition that he lives for a year in his uncle's castle in the Land of the Blue Mountains. One wet night, he is visited in the castle by a pale woman wearing a wet shroud, seeking warmth. He falls in love with her, despite thinking she is a vampire, and he visits the local church where he finds her in a glass-topped stone coffin in the crypt. "The Lair of the White Worm (The Garden of Evil)" – Adam Salton from Australia is contacted by his great-uncle Richard from England in order to establish a relationship. Adam travels to England and quickly finds himself at the centre of mysterious and inexplicable occurrences. "Dracula's Guest & Other Weird Stories" is a collection of nine macabre and gothic tales in which paintings come to life, rats run amok and many other twisted things occur: Dracula's Guest The Judge's House The Squaw The Secret of the Growing Gold A Gipsy Prophecy The Coming of Abel Behenna The Burial of the Rats A Dream of Red Hands Crooken Sands

Eliza Cook s Journal

The little black classic figures upon the influences of the other . ... in its simple
elements , is quite half way towards the hanging tomahawk , the gilt tobacco - box
, the rude assimilating action ... in the shop , is germ may be set , which shall not
only serve as an imnow opened every morning ; and if it be sunshiny , for portant
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Windows XP Professional Little Black Book

Click OK to close the Taskbar And Start Menu Properties dialog box . 5 . Run
Applications NOTE : When the Windows Start menu is set to classic mode , the
icons for the Windows system folders and tools ( My Network Places , Internet
Explorer ...

Author: Brian Proffitt

Publisher: Coriolis Group

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Category: Computers

Page: 471

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Using this handy reference, you will quickly learn how to take advantage of Windows XP's new hardware and software support features. It is ideal for the corporate user who wants to migrate to Windows XP and use it daily. Written in a solutions-oriented format, the book focuses on configuring, connecting and networking, using, optimizing, and troubleshooting Windows XP Professional.

Little Black Sambo

A Closer Look : a History of Helen Bannerman's The Story of Little Black Sambo
and Its Popularity/controversy in the United States Phyllis J. Yuill ... In England ,
prompted perhaps by the reissue in 1971 of seven Bannerman books in a boxed
set by the British publishers ... of the controversial books of the past can be seen ,
in retrospect , to have been breakers of barriers , and small classics of their time .

Author: Phyllis J. Yuill

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Category: African Americans in literature

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A history of Helen Bannerman's The story of Little Black Sambo and its popularity/controversy in the United States.


Windows 2000 Professional Upgrade Little Black Book

Select the General tab in the dialog box that appears. 4. In the bottom option ...
Active De»lttop G Enable Web content on nydestooe Hirl H U» Windows classic
desktop ?• Enal& Web ... Here's how to do this bit of magic: TIP: Set the color of
the text so that it's easily visible against your chosen wallpaper. 1. Open Windows
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Author: Nathan Wallace

Publisher: Coriolis Group

ISBN: 9781576107485

Category: Computers

Page: 526

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Unlike other books on the market, this one covers the more advanced features of Windows 2000 Professional rather than expounding on the basics. Readers will be better prepared to make intelligent choices when using such features as Active Directory, NTFS 5 file system, multimedia, and more.

Oxford Children s Classics World of Wonder box set

... and Emily's Quest) by L.M. Montgomery Blue Castle by L.M. Montgomery Little
Women by Louisa May Alcott The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett
What Katy Did by Susan Coolidge Black Beauty by Anna Sewell Beauty and the ...

Author: L. M. Montgomery

Publisher: Oxford University Press - Children

ISBN: 0192738380

Category: Juvenile Fiction

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A beautiful boxed set containing four of the greatest stories ever told - Anne of Green Gables, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Look-Glass, The Secret Garden, and Black Beauty. These new editions have a fresh and contemporary feel to make the books come alive for today's modern readers. As well as the unabridged text, they also contain masses of bonus features so readers can continue their experience of the story. There are also recommendations for other books, films, and TV shows - classic and contemporary - for readers to try next. The perfect gift for anyone who loves a good story!

Miss Brill

Look for more titles in the HarperPerennial Classics collection to build your digital library.

Author: Katherine Mansfield

Publisher: Harper Collins

ISBN: 1443439754

Category: Fiction

Page: 25

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It is Sunday and Miss Brill is sitting on her special bench in the public gardens. She likes to watch the crowd and listen to their conversations, especially now that the Season has started and the band in its rotunda is making a greater effort. Week after week she sees the same faces. There is something funny about almost all of them, she thinks… HarperPerennial Classics brings great works of literature to life in digital format, upholding the highest standards in ebook production and celebrating reading in all its forms. Look for more titles in the HarperPerennial Classics collection to build your digital library.

The Publishers Weekly

(12-up) The Little Black Book for Girlz ($18.95, paper $8.95) is a guide to sex and
health issues, written by teens. (14-up) ... (8-up) The Barefoot Book of Classic
Poems ($19.99), compiled and illus. by Jackie Morris, is a poetry collection. (8-up
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Bookseller Newsdealer and Stationer

A new edition of this unique book for children . Illustrations , some colored by
hand ; others left in outline to be colored by the little folk . Bds . , red Chinese
cover , $ 2.00 . ( NEW SERIES . ) French Art Classics . A dainty series of popular
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The Pictus Orbis Sambo

Collection , Kent State University , Kent , Ohio . > The Calico Classics were
published by Saalfield in 1931 as a boxed set consisting of four titles : Little Black
Sambo , Ugly Duckling , Three Little Pigs and The Cock , the Mouse and the Little
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Author: Phyllis Settecase Barton

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Category: Book collecting

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Publishers Weekly

A BIG SUCCESS The Christmas Stocking Series Six beautifully made books
designed especially for little children . ... in colors , besides innen ein CIECOAC
DE FAIRY TALE FROM GRIMM FAIRY TALES FROM ANDERSEN LITTLE
BLACK SAMBO THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS ANIMAL AFD . ... The books
selected for THE CHRISTMAS STOCKING SERIES may well be called Children's
Classics .

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The Magic of Storytelling 69 classic stories , poems and songs enchantingly
narrated by Margie Bell with music by Rosa ... Will Go Complete 10 - Volume Set
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Bookseller

The Organ of the Book Trade ... The Little Black Sambo Stories HELEN
BANNERMAN Helen Bannerman's seven nursery classics , which have been
popular for over half a century , are at last presented in a handsome boxed set
deserving a place on every child's bookshelf . £ 2.85 LITTLE BLACK SAMBO YL
one per cent .

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Vols. for 1871-76, 1913-14 include an extra number, The Christmas bookseller, separately paged and not included in the consecutive numbering of the regular series.

The Publishers Trade List Annual

A wonderful new classic series , printed on heavy boards for the youngest
children , with puppet illustrations in full color . ... Hansel and Gretel , Jack and
the Beanstalk , Little Black Sambo , The Little Match Girl , The Little Mermaid ,
Little Red ...

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