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History of astronomy

Author: George Forbes
Publisher: [S.L.] : CreateSpace, [2011].
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This anthology is a thorough introduction to classic literature for those who have not yet experienced these literary masterworks. For those who have known and loved these works in the past, this is an invitation to reunite with old friends in a fresh new format. From Shakespeare's finesse to Oscar Wilde's wit, this unique collection brings together works as diverse and influential as The Pilgrim's Progress and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George Forbes
ISBN: 9781463704919 1463704917
OCLC Number: 911634729
Description: 85 pages ; 25 cm.
Responsibility: by George Forbes.

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This anthology is a thorough introduction to classic literature for those who have not yet experienced these literary masterworks. For those who have known and loved these works in the past, this is an invitation to reunite with old friends in a fresh new format. From Shakespeare's finesse to Oscar Wilde's wit, this unique collection brings together works as diverse and influential as The Pilgrim's Progress and Othello. As an anthology that invites readers to immerse themselves in the masterpieces of the literary giants, it is must-have addition to any library.

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