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When the young Ishmael gets on board Captain Ahab's whaling ship
Charles Dickens's second novel is the tale of a young orphan who faces the gruelling conditions of a Victorian workhouse
The most ambitious narrative of nineteenth-century realism, Middlemarch tells the story of an entire town in the years leading up to the Reform Bill of 1832
When an army of invading Martians lands in England, panic and terror seize the population.