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Auriol; or, The Elixir of Life – William Harrison Ainsworth

    William Harrison Ainsworth (1805-1882) who also wrote under the pseudonyms Will Brown and Cheviot Tichburn, was an English…

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Aylmer Vance and the Vampire – Alice & Claude Askew

Davenant fell in love with her almost at once and he had every reason to believe, in spite of her…

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Boscobel or, the Royal Oak – William Harrison Ainsworth

     The Battle of Worcester, during the English Civil War          

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Desire to be a Man, The – Comte P. H. Villiers de L’isle Adam

               

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Doctor Dorn’s Revenge – Louisa May Alcott

    Louisa May Alcott (1832-1888) was a prolific and multi-talented American writer. Amongst her works are passionate, fiery novels,…

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Lost in a Pyramid, or the Mummy’s Curse – Louisa May Alcott

    And what are these, Paul? asked Evelyn, opening a tarnished gold box and examining its contents curiously. Seeds…

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Miniature, The – J. Y. Akerman

   This wonderful story starts with curiosity, fun and discovery, and ends with madness and death. Two little seed cause…

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Miniature, The – J. Y. Akerman

     Calling one day on a friend, who had amassed a large collection of autographs, and other manuscript curiosities,…

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Pleasure Derived from Objects of Terror, with a Fragment – John Aikin & Anna Laetitia Aikin

               

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Strange Island, A – Louisa May Alcott

    Originally from Morning-Glories, and Other Stories (1868)