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Heritage Press (New York, N.Y.)

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Works: 113 works in 126 publications in 1 language and 23,773 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  History  Poetry  Domestic fiction  Drama  Juvenile works  Love stories  Epic poetry, Greek  Satire 
Roles: Publisher
Classifications: PR4172, 823.8
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Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë ( Book )
2 editions published between 1942 and 1943 in English and held by 1,560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In early nineteenth-century England, an orphaned young woman accepts employment as a governess at Thornfield Hall, a country estate owned by the mysteriously remote Mr. Rochester
Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë ( Book )
1 edition published in 1943 in English and held by 1,216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Against a background of English moors in the eighteenth century, the lives of two families become intertwined through marriage, passion, and the dominating force of a man called Heathcliff
The age of fable, or, The beauties of mythology by Thomas Bulfinch ( Book )
1 edition published in 1942 in English and held by 1,183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Written to "teach mythology not as a study but as a relaxation from study," these ageless volumes span the ages: from the Olympus of Zeus and the Valhalla of Thor, to the Round Table of King Arthur and the escapades of Robin Hood
The Iliad by Homer ( Book )
1 edition published in 1943 in English and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A line-by-line rendering of the great epic retells, in free-running lines of six-beat verse, the great matter of the Trojan War, Achilles' and Hector's fallible heroism and deaths, and the comings and goings of gods and men
Droll stories by Honoré de Balzac ( Book )
1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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A woman's life by Guy de Maupassant ( Book )
2 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The pessimistic story of Jeanne, a Norman gentlewoman whose life, begun so hopefully, ends in betrayal, loss, and disillusion
The Nibelungenlied by Margaret Armour ( Book )
1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gulliver's travels; an account of the four voyages into several remote nations of the world by Jonathan Swift ( Book )
1 edition published in 1940 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The voyages of an Englishman carry him to such strange places as Lilliput, a land of people six inches high; Brobdingnag, a land of giants; Glubbdubdrib, an island of sorcerers; and a land where horses are masters of human-like creatures
The decline and fall of the Roman Empire by Edward Gibbon ( Book )
1 edition published in 1946 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
V. 1.. The turn of the tide -- v. 2. Constantine and the Christian Empire -- v. 3. The revival and collapse of paganism -- v. 4. The end of the Western Empire -- v. 5. Justinian and the Roman law -- v. 6. Mohammed and the rise of the Arabs -- v. 7. The Normans in Italy and the Crusades -- v. 8. The fall of Constaninople and the papacy in Rome
The Georgics by Virgil ( Book )
1 edition published in 1953 in English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Part agricultural manual, part political poem and allegory, the Georgics' scenes are real and vivid, and the poet-farmer Peter Fallon restores to life the sights, sounds, and textures of the ancient Italian landscape. - ;'A countryman cleaves earth with his crooked plough. Such is the labour. of his life. So he sustains his native land ...'. Virgil's affectionate poem of the land does not admit brief excerpts, any more than the labour of the farmer can easily be shortened. His verse, descriptive and narrative, brings us the disappointments as well as the rewards of the countryman's year-round
The Sir Roger de Coverley papers by Joseph Addison ( Book )
1 edition published in 1945 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sketches of the life of a likeable Worcestershire country gentleman, taken from the 18th century periodocal, 'The Spectator'
The lives of the twelve Caesars by Suetonius ( Book )
1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Intimate details about the lives of the rulers of Rome
The ambassadors by Henry James ( Book )
1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Strether is sent to Paris by a wealthy matron to retrieve her wayward son, but he becomes sidetracked by intriguing complications. He begins to question the importance of morality and personal desire versus duty
Peer Gynt by Henrik Ibsen ( Book )
1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Among the masterpieces of world literature, this great verse drama by Norway's famed playwright humorously yet profoundly explores the virtues, vices, and follies common to all humanity as it follows the roguish life of a charming but arrogant young man. A literary delight since it was first published in 1875
Don Quixote, the ingenious gentleman of La Mancha by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra ( Book )
1 edition published in 1950 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Resurrection : a novel in three parts by Leo Tolstoy ( Book )
1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A story of spiritual regeneration. A young Russian nobleman seduces a peasant girl who later becomes a prostitute. He encounters her again when she is on trial for murder and he is on the jury. Feeling a moral responsibility, he follows her to Siberia and seeks to marry her
The rights of man by Thomas Paine ( Book )
1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thomas Paine was the first international revolutionary. His Common Sense was the most widely read pamphlet of the American Revolution, while his Rights of Man sent out a clarion call for revolution throughout the world. This collection brings together Paine's most powerful political writings in the first fully annotated edition of these works. An army of principles will penetrate where an army of soldiers cannot ... it will march on the horizon of the world and it will conquer.' Thomas Paine was the first international revolutionary. His Common Sense (1776) was the most widely read pamph
Argonautica, or, The quest of Jason for the golden fleece : the epic poem first set down in the ancient Greek tongue by Apollonius ( Book )
1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Essays of Michel de Montaigne by Michel de Montaigne ( Book )
2 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Connecticut yankee in King Arthur's court by Mark Twain ( Book )
2 editions published in 1948 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A blow on the head transports a Yankee to 528 A.D. where he proceeds to modernize King Arthur's kingdom by organizing a school system, constructing telephone lines, and inventing the printing press
 
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