Literature


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  • Foxe's Book of Martyrs
    • 1870

    Foxe’s Book of Martyrs

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    John Foxe


    John Foxe compiled stories of the many Christian and Protestant martyrs who were put to death during the Reformation period. Queen Mary sentenced over 300 people to be burned at the stake for their religious beliefs.[…]

  • David Copperfield

    David Copperfield

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    Charles Dickens


    This 1870’s cloth covered book is a delight for the early collector. Illustrated beautifully to depict all the creative personalities of Dicken’s characters.

  • Prince Caspian The Return to Narnia
    • 1990

    Prince Caspian The Return to Narnia

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    C. S Lewis


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  • First English Edition of Les Miserables

    First English Edition of Les Miserables

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    Victor Hugo


    This is a very rare first edition set of one of this important masterpiece.

    “Ever since its publication in 1862, Les Miserables has remained one of the most widely read novels in the world… Indeed, its appearance was[…]

  • Philadelphia Imprint of "Common Sense"

    Philadelphia Imprint of “Common Sense”

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    Thomas Paine


    Common Sense[…]written by Thomas Paine.   It was first published anonymously on January 10, 1776, at the beginning of the American Revolution.  In January 1776, only about a third of the citizens living in the Americas