Historical Romances – Boxed Set

eBook: Historical Romances – Boxed Set

Sprache - Englisch

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Discover the love, passion and heartbreak through the ages in this collection of carefully selected historical romance novels which will transport you to the time of Ancient Egypt, Medieval Castles, Renaissance Cities, Regency Social Circles and Parisian Belle Époque: Uarda: A Romance of Ancient Egypt (Georg Ebers) The New Abelard: Love in the Times of Cathedrals (Robert Williams Buchanan) Hildebrand: The Days of Queen Elizabeth (Anonymous) Love-at-Arms (Rafael Sabatini) The Cloister and the Hearth (Charles Reade) The Princess of Cleves (Madame de La Fayette) The Forest Lovers (Maurice Hewlett) Malcolm (George MacDonald) Scarlet Letter: Love in the Colonial Period (Nathaniel Hawthorne) The Wild Irish Girl (Lady Sydney Morgan) The Dark Mile (D. K. Broster) Sophia (Stanley John Weyman) Paul and Virginia (Bernardin de Saint-Pierre) Memoirs of Emma Courtney (Mary Hays) The History of Miss Betsy Thoughtless (Eliza Haywood) Olinda's Adventures (Cockburn) Belinda (Maria Edgeworth) Dangerous Liaisons (De Laclos) Evelina (Fanny Burney) Pamela Trilogy Mary (Mary Wollstonecraft) First Love (Mrs. Loudon) Jane Austen: Pride & Prejudice Sense & Sensibility Mansfield Park Emma Persuasion Miss Marjoribanks & Phoebe, Junior (Mrs. Olifant) Vanity Fair (Thackeray) Mr. Rowl (D. K. Broster) The Battle of the Strong (Gilbert Parker) Kitty Alone (Sabine Baring-Gould) Sentimental Education (Gustave Flaubert) Lady Anna (Anthony Trollope) The Manoeuvring Mother (Lady Charlotte Bury) Ramona (Helen Hunt Jackson) Jane Eyre (Charlotte Brontë) Wuthering Heights (Emily Brontë) The Tenant of Wildfell Hall (Anne Brontë) The Lady of the Camellias (Alexandre Dumas) The Portrait of a Lady (Henry James) Anna Karenina (Leo Tolstoy) The Age of Innocence (Edith Wharton) Tess of the d'Urbervilles (Thomas Hardy) Bel Ami (Guy de Maupassant) The Squatter and the Don The Four Feathers (A. E. W. Mason) The Miranda Trilogy (Grace Livingston Hill) The Great Gatsby (F. Scott Fitzgerald)

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Charlotte Brontë (1816–1855) was an eminent English novelist and poet, whose works have become classics of English literature. She was born on April 21, 1816, in Thornton, West Yorkshire, England, the third of six children. In a family steeped in literary pursuits, Charlotte, along with her sisters Emily and Anne, who were novelists too, developed a passion for writing from an early age. Brontë's foray into the world of literature was marked by a fierce independence and a distinct voice that challenged contemporary norms. Her first published novel, 'Jane Eyre' (1847), met with critical acclaim for its innovative exploration of themes such as classism, sexuality, religion, and feminism, standing out in the Victorian literary scene. 'Shirley' (1849) and 'Villette' (1853) further cemented her reputation as a novelist of great talent and depth. Though many of her works were published under the pseudonym Currer Bell, her masterful storytelling and complex characters transcended the gender biases of her time. Brontë's 'Historical Romances – Boxed Set' indicates a collection that might consist of her lesser-known works or themed fictional creations rooted in historical periods or settings. Her narratives were characterized by emotional intensity, eloquent prose, and a profound psychological insight that made her ahead of her time. Brontë's contribution to English literature is monumental, and her novels continue to resonate with readers to this day.

Produkt Details

Verlag: DigiCat

Genre: Sprache - Englisch

Sprache: English

Umfang: 22326 Seiten

Größe: 33,6 MB

ISBN: 8596547721130