Pride and Prejudice is a perceptive examination of the relationship between the classes in Britain with middle class, upwardly mobile aspirations to progress rubbing against upper class efforts to keep them "in their place." Austen's adroit depiction of the plight of women in pre-Victorian Europe also shows her superlative insight into her own world. And this insight is skillfully mirrored through one of the most intriguing and admired heroines of English novels Elizabeth Bennet.
The Secret Garden When Cholera takes the parents of Mary Lennox, she is shipped from India to England to live with her Uncle Craven. Archibald Craven's house is dark, drafty, with over 100 rooms built on the edge of the moors.
Hounds of the Baskervilles Hounds of the Baskervilles by Arthur Conan Doyle
The recent death of Sir Charles Baskerville stirs up a dangerous business. For the luminous, ghastly, and spectral hound of the family legend has been seen roaming the moors at night.
Life On The Mississippi Life on the Mississippi is Mark Twain's memoir of his youthful years as a cub pilot on a steamboat paddling up and down the Mississippi River.
QuranTrans QuranTrans is a collection of 3 translations (Yusuf Ali,Pickthal and Shakir) of the Holy Quran for MS-Windows users
The Phantom of the Opera A disfigured man, known as the Phantom who loves to strike fear in the minds of the Paris Opera House staff, comes to a young singer, Christine Daae, and tutors her voice. He falls in love with Christine and wants her for his own.
20,000 Leagues Under The Sea 20000 Leagues Under The Sea, by Jules Verne.
The story of Captain Nemo and his incredible underwater machine, the Nautilus. The Nautilus is Nemos chief weapon in the war against Slaves plying the African nations for their trade.
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Pride and Prejudice is a perceptive examination of the relationship between the classes in Britain with middle class, upwardly mobile aspirations to progress rubbing against upper class efforts to keep them "in their place."