When schoolteacher Ichabod Crane competes against local hero Brom Bones for Katrina Van Tassel’s hand in marriage, he gets more than he bargains for. He meets the Headless Horseman—the fabled ghost of a Hessian soldier and one of the most frightening—and enduring—figures in American literature. This classic ghost story is a must-read for audiences of any age.
Featuring an appendix of discussion questions, the Diversion Classics edition is ideal for use in the classroom.
“Pellucidar“ is a novel by Edgar Rice Burroughs, an American fiction writer, who created such great characters as Tarzan and John Carter of Mars.
Pellucidar is a fantasy novel, the second in his series about the fictional "hollow earth" land of Pellucidar.
The stories initially involve the adventures of mining heir David Innes and his inventor friend Abner Perry after they use an "iron mole" to burrow 500 miles into the Earth's crust. Later protagonists include indigenous caveman Tanar and additional visitors from the surface world, notably Tarzan, Jason Gridley, and Frederich Wilhelm Eric von Mendeldorf und von Horst.
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