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Delphi Works of William Harrison Ainsworth

by William Harrison Ainsworth

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The friend and rival of Dickens, William Harrison Ainsworth was a prolific historical novelist, whose works helped changed the course of Victorian literature. This comprehensive eBook presents the largest collection of Ainsworth's works ever compiled in a single edition, with numerous illustrations, rare texts appearing in digital print for the first time, informative introductions and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 1)

  • Beautifully illustrated with images relating to Ainsworth's life and works

  • Concise introductions to the novels

  • 20 novels, with individual contents tables

  • Many rare novels appearing in digital print for the first time, including Ainsworth's first novel SIR JOHN CHIVERTON, available nowhere else

  • Images of how the books were first published, giving your eReader a taste of the original texts

  • Excellent formatting of the texts

  • Many novels are fully illustrated with their original artwork

  • Includes Ainsworth's ballads and early short stories

  • Easily locate the poems or short stories you want to read

  • Features a brief biography

  • Scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genresPlease visit delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of exciting titlesCONTENTS:The Novels

    SIR JOHN CHIVERTON

    ROOKWOOD

    JACK SHEPPARD

    THE TOWER OF LONDON

    GUY FAWKES

    OLD ST PAUL'S

    THE MISER'S DAUGHTER

    WINDSOR CASTLE

    THE LANCASHIRE WITCHES

    THE LIFE AND ADVENTURES OF MERVYN CLITHEROE

    AURIOL

    THE STAR-CHAMBER

    OVINGDEAN GRANGE

    TALBOT HARLAND

    TOWER HILL

    BOSCOBEL

    THE GOOD OLD TIMES

    PRESTON FIGHT

    THE LEAGUER OF LATHOM

    STANLEY BRERETONThe Shorter Fiction

    DECEMBER TALESThe Poetry

    BALLADS

    LIST OF POEMS IN ALPHABETICAL ORDERThe Biography

    SHORT BIOGRAPHY: WILLIAM HARRISON AINSWORTH by Stewart Marsh EllisPlease visit delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of exciting titles

  • Publication Details

    Publisher:
    PublishDrive
    Imprint:
    Delphi Classics
    Publication Date:
    2015

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    • OverDrive Read 39.9 MB
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