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Authors: Frank Baum, Tom Newsom,
Publisher: Troll Communications
Keywords: classics, illustrated, troll, wizard, wonderful
Number of Pages: 48
Children, parents, and educators for more than a decade have trusted Troll Illustrated Classics. Carefully abridged and beautifully illustrated, these affordably priced paperbacks now feature contemporary new covers that bring alive the best-loved classics for a new generation of readers.
Author: Herbert G. Wells
Publisher: Bantam Pathfinder Editions
Keywords: man, invisible
Number of Pages: 223
For generations, readers have enjoyed classic literature. They have delighted in the romance of Jane Austen, thrilled at the adventures of Jules Verne, and pondered the lessons of Aesop. Introduce young readers to these familiar volumes with Great Illustrated Classics. In this series, literary masterworks have been adapted for young scholars. Large, easy-to-read type and charming pen-and-ink drawings enhance the text. Students are sure to enjoy becoming acquainted with traditional literature through these well-loved classics.
Author: Sherwood Anderson
Publisher: Signet Classics
Keywords: classics, signet, ohio, winesburg
Number of Pages: 288
Inspired by Anderson’s Midwestern boyhood and his adulthood in early 20th-century Chicago, this volume gave birth to the American story cycle, for which Faulkner, F. Scott Fitzgerald, and later writers were forever indebted. Defying the prudish sensibilities of his time, Anderson embraced frankness and truth. Here we meet all those whose portraits brought the American short story into the modern age.
Author: Charles Kingsley
Keywords: reign, devon, glorious, majesty, elizabeth, queen, county, burrough, adventures, voyage, sir, amyas, knight, leigh, westward
Number of Pages: 413
For nearly a century, Scribner has exemplified the very best in publishing by pairing classic texts with the illustrative giants of the time, such as N. C. Wyeth and Maxfield Parrish. With the same commitment to the high standards established by the series' founders, Atheneum Books for Young Readers is expanding the Scribner Illustrated Classics line over the next several years to include such modern-day classics as Jack London's The Call of the Wild and White Fang, J.M. Barrie's Peter Pan, and The Stories of O. Henry, to be illustrated by some of the finest artists of our generation, includin