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DICKENS: TWO CITIES, 1859.
'The sharp figure called La Guillotine.' Engraving from a 19th-century American edition of 'A Tale of Two Cities' by Charles Dickens.
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IRVING: SLEEPY HOLLOW, 1849. Ichabod Crane encounters the Headless Horseman. Etching by Felix O.C. Darley for 'The Legend of Sleepy Hollow' by Washington Irving, 1849.
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CERVANTES: DON QUIXOTE AND SANCHO, 1863. Don Quixote and Sancho Panza setting out at dawn in search of adventure. Engraving after Gustave Doré, 1863.
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DON QUIXOTE, 1863.
Don Quixote is tricked by Sancho Panza into thinking that a peasant girl is the lovely lady Dulcinea. Wood engraving by Heliodore Pisan after Gustave Doré, 1863.
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DON QUIXOTE.
Don Quixote hangs by a rope outside a small window at the inn after being tricked by the servingmaid Maritornes. Wood engraving after Gustave Doré.
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DON QUIXOTE.
Gustave Doré illustration from Miguel de Cervantes' Don Quixote.
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ANIMAL.
rearing horse, photograph from the novel 'The black stud Bento' by Ditha Holesch, date unknown, before 1937.
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DAILY LIFE.
: The bad cook: woman frying a schnitzel while she is reading a novel - Photographer: Peter Weller - Published by: 'Das Blatt der Hausfrau' 16/1939 Vintage property of ullstein bild.
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AUSTEN: EMMA, 1896.
'He stopped to look the question.' Illustration by Hugh Thomson for an 1896 edition of Jane Austen's 'Emma,' first published in 1815.
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GREAT EXPECTATIONS, 1861.
'I entreated her to rise.' Pip (Philip Pirip) attempts to comfort Miss Havisham in 'Great Expectations' by Charles Dickens. Illustration by Francis Arthur Fraser, 1871.
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DON QUIXOTE IN HIS LIBRARY.
The Don in his study surrounded by the phantoms of his daydreams. Wood engraving after Gustave Doré's illustrations for Miguel de Cervantes' 'Don Quixote.'
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DON QUIXOTE CAGED AT INN.
Don Quixote put into a cage at the inn. Wood engraving after Gustave Doré.
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DON QUIXOTE AND WINDMILL.
Seeing what he imagines are giants, the Don charges full-tilt at a windmill with disastrous result. Engraving after Gustave Doré.
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DICKENS: OUR MUTUAL FRIEND.
'The bird of prey brought down.' Wood engraving from a 19th-century American edition of Charles Dickens' novel 'Our Mutual Friend,' first published in 1864.
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HUGO: LES MISERABLES, 1862.
Illustration from the original edition of Victor Hugo's novel 'Les Miserables,' depicting Little Cosette. Engraving, 1862.
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FLORENCE DELAY LAUREATE PRIZE FEMINA IN 1983.
writer Florence Delay received the Femina prize for novel Riche et legere november 28, 1983. Full credit: AGIP - Rue des Archives / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved. 
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ALGER: LUCK & PLUCK, 1869.
Half-title of 'Luck and Pluck,' one of the enormously popular nineteenth century books for boys written by Horatio Alger, Jr. Engraving, 1869.
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DICKENS: OLIVER TWIST, 1937. 'Oliver asking for more.' Etching by George Cruikshank to the first edition of Charles Dickens' 'Oliver Twist,' 1837-38.
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SCARLET LETTER, 1850.
Title-page of the first edition of Nathaniel Hawthorne's 'The Scarlet Letter,' Boston, Massachusetts, 1850.
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DIME NOVEL, 1897.
'Frank Merriwell's Return to Yale, or The Mystery of the Examination Papers." Cover of a Street and Smith dime novel of 1897 in the 'Frank Merriwell' series.
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CHARLES DICKENS (1812-1870).
English novelist.'Charles Dickens's Legacy to the World.' Cartoon, American, 1870.
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COOPER: DEERSLAYER, 1925.
'A powerful Indian leaped through the bushes, alighting like a panther on' Deerslayer's back. Illustration by N.C. Wyeth to a 1925 edition of 'The Deerslayer' by James Fenimore Cooper.
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CLEMENS: HUCK FINN, 1884.
Cover from the original edition of Mark Twain's 'Adventures of Huckleberry Finn' with illustrations by E.W. Kemble, 1884.
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UNCLE TOM'S CABIN, 1852.
Title page of the 100,000th copy of the first edition of Uncle Tom's Cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe, pubished at Boston, Massachusetts. Engraving, 1852.
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GREAT GATSBY COVER, 1925.
Cover of the first edition, 1925, of 'The Great Gatsby' by F. Scott Fitzgerald.
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GOETHE: WERTHER.
'Das Leiden des Jungen Werthers (The Sorrows of Young Werther),' by Johann von Goethe. Wood engraving, German, 19th century.
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DICKENS: MARTIN CHUZZLEWIT.
Wood engraving from a 19th century American edition of Charles Dickens' 'Martin Chuzzlewit.'
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COOPER: DEERSLAYER, 1925.
'A man of gigantic mould broke out of the tangled labyrinth of a small swamp, emerging into an opening.' Illustration by N.C. Wyeth to a 1925 edition of 'The Deerslayer' by James Fenimore Cooper.
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PRIDE & PREJUDICE, 1894.
Elizabeth Bennet overhears Mr Darcy at the Ball. Illustration by Hugh Thomson from the 1894 edition of Jane Austen's 'Pride and Prejudice,' originally published in 1813.
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AUSTEN: PRIDE & PREJUDICE.
Mrs. Long and her nieces. Illustration by Hugh Thomson for an 1894 edition of Jane Austen's novel 'Pride and Prejudice,' first published in 1813.
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RABELAIS: PANTAGRUEL.
Panurge's fear of death at sea (IV, 21). Wood engraving after Gustave Doré from an 1873 edition of François Rabelais' 'Gargantua and Pantagruel.'
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HAWTHORNE: GENTLE BOY.
Title page of 'The Gentle Boy: a Thrice Told Tale,' by Nathaniel Hawthorne. Published at Boston, 1839.
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IRVING: RIP VAN WINKLE.
Wood engraving of Washington Irving's 'Rip van Winkle,' late 19th century, after George Henry Boughton.
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DIME NOVEL, 1897.
'Frank Merriwell Among the Rustlers, or The Cattle King's Daughter.' Cover of a Street & Smith dime novel of 1897 in the 'Frank Merriwell' series.
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LITERATURE & THE ARTS.
Typhoon, novel by Joseph Conrad (1857-1924), handwritten notes with signature. Full credit: De Agostini Picture Library / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserv
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LITERATURE & THE ARTS.
Edmondo De Amicis (1846-1908), Cuore (Heart). Illustration Full credit: De Agostini Picture Library / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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CLEMENS: HUCK FINN, 1884.
'Solid comfort.' Drawing by Edward Windsor Kemble for the first edition of Mark Twain's 'The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn,' 1884.
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LAST OF THE MOHICANS, 1872.
Half-title of an 1872 edition of James Fenimore Cooper's 'The Last of the Mohicans,' with illustrations by Felix Octavius Carr Darley.
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VERNE: JOURNEY.
A prehistoric world as viewed by Jules Verne in 'A Journey to the Center of the Earth.' Wood engraving after a drawing by Edouard Riou from a 19th century edition.
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ROBINSON CRUSOE
by Daniel Defoe: Title page of the first edition, London, 1719.
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