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90 World Classics You Should Read Before You Die (Vol1) - cover

90 World Classics You Should Read Before You Die (Vol1)

Edgar Allan Poe, George Eliot, Benito Perez Galdos, William Shakespeare, Juan Valera, Charles Dickens, Lewis Carroll, Mark Twain, Louisa May Alcott, Jane Austen, Oscar Wilde, Herman Melville, Alexandre Dumas, Joseph Conrad, Charlotte Brontë, Daniel Defoe, Henry David Thoreau, L. Frank Baum, Emily Brontë, Washington Irving, Walt Whitman, Henry James, Hans Christian Andersen, D.H. Lawrence, Anthony Trollope, Giovanni Boccaccio, Guy de Maupassant, Sigmund Freud, Marcus Aurelius, Frederick Douglass, Stephen Crane, William Makepeace Thackeray, Anne Brontë, Robert Louis Stevenson, John Keats, Anton Chekhov, Marcel Proust, George Bernard Shaw, Charles Baudelaire, Walter Scott, R. D. Blackmore, Sun Tzu, H. P. Lovecraft, Frances Hodgson Burnett, Mary Shelley, Rudyard Kipling, Upton Sinclair, Khalil Gibrán, Edgar Rice Burroughs, Agatha Christie, Hermann Hesse, E.M. Forster, H. A. Lorentz, Theodore Dreiser, Plato, H. G. Wells, Nikolai Gogol, Arthur Conan Doyle, Brothers Grimm, Wallace D. Wattles, Selma Lagerlöf, John W. Campbell, Victor Hugo, Fyodor Dostoevsky, James Joyce, T.S. Eliot, James Allen, Apuleius, Margaret Cavendish, Thomas Hardy, Jack London, Jules Verne, Soseki Natsume, Miguel de Cervantes, Leo Tolstoy, Princess Der Ling, Johann Wolfgang Goethe, Pierre Choderlos de Laclos, Voltaire

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90 World Classics You Should Read Before You Die (Vol.1)' is a monumental anthology that traverses the vast terrains of human thought, emotion, and imagination across centuries and continents. This collection boasts an eclectic mix of literary styles--from the suspenseful gothic narratives of Edgar Allan Poe to the whimsical worlds of Lewis Carroll, and from the introspective essays of Michel de Montaigne to the poignant plays of William Shakespeare. It showcases the diversity and depth of human creativity, presenting a unique juxtaposition of voices that spans genres, philosophies, and periods, revealing the shared threads of humanity that weave through the tapestry of world literature. Significant for its breadth and the quality of works included, this anthology offers readers a rich tableau of the human condition and the evolution of literary expression. The authors and editors represented in this collection are titans of literary and intellectual history. Among them, figures like Jane Austen and Charles Dickens offer insights into the social mores of their times, while thinkers like Sigmund Freud and Marcus Aurelius delve into the intricate workings of the human mind and soul. Their collective works reflect a multitude of cultural, historical, and literary movements, from the Enlightenment's valorization of reason to Romanticism's celebration of emotion and nature, and from the stark realism of the Modernist movement to the imaginative flights of the Romantic period. The anthology is not just a celebration of individual genius but a mosaic of human experience, shaped by the divergent cultural and historical contexts from which these authors hail. '90 World Classics You Should Read Before You Die (Vol.1)' is an essential read for anyone seeking to embark on a comprehensive journey through the world of literature. It offers readers not only an education in literary appreciation but also a deeper understanding of the diverse perspectives and themes that have influenced human storytelling across ages. This volume serves as a gateway to the myriad worlds contained within the minds of some of history's greatest thinkers and storytellers, encouraging a dialogue between the past and present, the self and the other. It is an invitation to explore the constellations of human experience and creativity, making it a must-have addition to the libraries of seasoned bibliophiles and casual readers alike.
Available since: 11/13/2022.
Print length: 28094 pages.

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