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  1. Wives and Daughters: An Every-Day Story
    Wives and Daughters: An Every-Day Story
    by Elizabeth Gaskell

    Rating: 3.0/5 (142 votes cast)

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    When young Molly's father remarries, Cynthia, a new worldly stepsister, enters her life. Together Molly and Cynthia grow into women with independent values, while the strict Victorian society around them gossips, watches and comments on everything they do.

    Categories: Romance, Historical Romance

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  2. Middlemarch
    Middlemarch
    by George Eliot

    Rating: 2.9/5 (75 votes cast)

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    Young, intelligent Dorothea marries a boring, middle-aged scholar and is trapped in the marriage until her husband's death. Across town an idealistic young doctor is caught in a marriage with a sweet, but superficial, wife. A handsome artist brings love into the lives of these two couples...

    Categories: Historical Romance, Romance

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  3. Don Quixote - Part II
    Don Quixote - Part II
    by Miguel de Cervantes

    Rating: 3.2/5 (52 votes cast)

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    Part II continues the adventures of Don Quixote, a self-appointed knight as he travels through Spain in the 16th century with his loyal squire. Adventure, romance, battles and beautiful prose continue to present tales of chivalry, bravery, loyalty and madness.

    Categories: Romance, Other Fiction, Historical Romance

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  4. Don Quixote - Part I
    Don Quixote - Part I
    by Miguel de Cervantes

    Rating: 2.4/5 (63 votes cast)

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    This is the witty, but sometimes sad, tale of Don Quixote, a self-appointed knight who travels through Spain in the 16th century with his loyal squire practicing the chivalry that he admired from the Knights of the Roundtable. Adventure, romance, battles and beautiful prose.

    Categories: Romance, Other Fiction, Historical Romance

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  5. The Awakening and Selected Short Stories
    The Awakening and Selected Short Stories
    by Kate Chopin

    Rating: 2.4/5 (104 votes cast)

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    On a family vacation Edna discovers that she has an identity other than just as a wife and mother. She falls in love with Robert who gives her the attention that her she doesn't receive from her husband. Roberts leaves and she must decide about her future and her feelings as an independent woman.

    Categories: Romance, Historical Romance

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  6. The Forsyte Saga - Volume 3
    The Forsyte Saga - Volume 3
    by John Galsworthy

    Rating: 2.7/5 (56 votes cast)

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    A captivating read details the lives of the wealthy Forsyte family over three generations - an early 20th century English soap opera. Love affairs, life issues and scandals, all having a consequence on the current and future generations. Well-developed characters, story lines and fashion details.

    Categories: Romance, Historical Romance

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  7. The Forsyte Saga - Volume 2
    The Forsyte Saga - Volume 2
    by John Galsworthy

    Rating: 2.4/5 (50 votes cast)

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    A captivating read details the lives of the wealthy Forsyte family over three generations - an early 20th century English soap opera. Love affairs, life issues and scandals, all having a consequence on the current and future generations. Well-developed characters, story lines and fashion details.

    Categories: Romance, Historical Romance

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  8. The Forsyte Saga - Volume 1
    The Forsyte Saga - Volume 1
    by John Galsworthy

    Rating: 2.4/5 (80 votes cast)

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    A captivating read details the lives of the wealthy Forsyte family over three generations - an early 20th century English soap opera. Love affairs, life issues and scandals, all having a consequence on the current and future generations. Well-developed characters, story lines and fashion details.

    Categories: Romance, Historical Romance

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  9. Pygmalion
    Pygmalion
    by George Bernard Shaw

    Rating: 3.0/5 (195 votes cast)

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    To settle a bet, phonetics professor Henry Higgins teaches a cockney flower girl, Eliza Doolittle, that being a lady means more than just speaking like a lady. The witty, rags-to-riches play was later adapted into a musical and film called "My Fair Lady."

    Categories: Romance, Historical Romance, Inspirational Romance

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  10. Wolf Wood (Part One)
    Wolf Wood (Part One)
    by Michael Edward Dixon

    Rating: 3.4/5 (166 votes cast)

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    Alice de Lambert thought she would die an old maid then she moved from the nunnery to become matron of a local almshouse. Her caring ways brought her into contact with Harald Gascoigne, the loving son of a ferocious family, and her life was changed forever.

    Categories: Romance, Historical Romance

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