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Black-Bearded Barbarian, The

By: Mary Esther Miller McGregor ; Marian Keith

A fictionalized biography of George Mackay (1844-1901), an influential Presbyterian missionary in northern Taiwan. (Summary by Edmund Bloxam)

Historical , Historical Fiction

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House of the Wolfings, The

By: William Morris

... tells the story of how Thiodolf and his clan - the Wolfings - fight and vanquish the Roman invaders. The book is built with Morris' knowledge of the historical period and his own idealistic views, which allow him to combine facts and mythical elements. Thiodolf is protected by a dwarfish coat of mail, given to him by his lover Wood Sun, herself one of the Vala, the immort...

Fantasy, Historical Fiction, Myths/Legends

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Venus in Furs

By: Leopold Von Sacher; Leopold Von Sacher; Leopold Von Sacher;
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Blazed Trail, The

By: Stewart Edward White

...Stewart Edward White wrote fiction and non-fiction about adventure and travel, with an emphasis on natural history and outdoor living. White's books were popular at a time when America was losing its vanishing wilderness and many are based on his exper...

Adventure, Historical Fiction, Nature, Romance

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Steel Hammer, The

By: Louis Ulbach

Historical Fiction, Mystery, Tragedy

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Clotel, or, The President's Daughter

By: William Wells Brown

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Little Duke, The

By: Charlotte M. Yonge

...The Little Duke by Charlotte M. Yonge is historical fiction based on the the life of Richard, Duke of Normandy. He assumes the title of Duke at only 8 years of age, after his father is murdered. The story first appeared in her magazine, The Monthly Packet, as a seri...

Historical Fiction, Children

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Pearl of Orr's Island, The

By: Harriet Beecher Stowe

Historical Fiction, Literature, Sea stories, Teen/Young adult

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Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ

By: Lew Wallace

Historical Fiction, Adventure

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Richard of Jamestown: A Story of the Virginia Colony

By: James Otis

Children, Historical Fiction

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With Frederick The Great: A Story of the Seven Years' War

By: G. A. Henty

Adventure, Historical Fiction, War stories

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Indian Corn Planter, The

By: E. Pauline Johnson

Historical Fiction, Instruction, Nature, Poetry

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History of the Plague in London

By: Daniel Defoe

...The History of the Plague in London is a novel by Daniel Defoe. It is a fictionalized account of one man's experiences of the year 1665, in which the Great Plague struck the city of London. The book is a roughly chronological account, purporting to have been written several years after the event....

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Delftsche Wonderdokter, De

By: A.L.G. Bosboom-Toussaint

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Lady Audley's Secret

By: Mary Elizabeth Braddon

... seduction, made this a shocking but highly successful story for Victorian audiences. It remains one of the best examples of 19th century sensational fiction, and is a wonderfully absorbing book. (Summary written by gloriana)....

Historical Fiction, Romance, Mystery

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Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc, Volumes 1 & 2

By: Mark Twain

...behind the Joan of Arc story and to better understand just what happened, Twain's narrative makes the story personal and very accessible. The work is fictionally presented as a translation from the manuscript by Jean Francois Alden, or, in the words of the published book, Freely Translated out of the Ancient French into Modern English from the Original Unpublished Manuscri...

Historical Fiction, History, Memoirs, War stories

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Doom Castle

By: Neil Munro

Historical Fiction, Romance, Mystery

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Little Colonel, The

By: Annie Fellows Johnston

Historical Fiction, Children

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Lysbeth, a Tale of the Dutch

By: H. Rider Haggard

Historical Fiction, Adventure, Romance

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Master and Man

By: Leo Tolstoy

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