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Isobel Hurst. Victorian Women Writers and the Classics The Feminine of Homer. Oxford University Press, 2008.
What order should one read the great dramatists of antiquity? One could make the case that one should read them chronologically according to when they flourished. 1,176 more words
For those of you who don’t know me, I’m a huge book nerd. I’m pretty much always reading. It’s a great escape from the world and it’s a wonderful way to relax after a long day or ease yourself to sleep at night or kill time on the subway on the way to and from work. 502 more words
Published in: 1818
Edition read: E-book
A wonderfully entertaining coming-of-age story, Northanger Abbey is often referred to as Jane Austen’s “Gothic parody.” Decrepit castles, locked rooms, mysterious chests, cryptic notes, and tyrannical fathers give the story an uncanny air, but one with a decidedly satirical twist. 752 more words