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Stories to Remember {complete} (1956)

by Thomas B. Costain (Editor), John Beecroft (Editor)

Other authors: Edmond About (Contributor), Hans Christian Andersen (Contributor), Enid Bagnold (Contributor), Honoré de Balzac (Contributor), Max Beerbohm (Contributor)34 more, Stephen Vincent Benét (Contributor), Emily Brontë (Contributor), G.K. Chesterton (Contributor), A.E. Coppard (Contributor), Alphonse Daudet (Contributor), Charles Dickens (Contributor), Daphne du Maurier (Contributor), Alexandre Dumas (Contributor), Friedrich Gerstäcker (Contributor), Nathaniel Hawthorne (Contributor), O. Henry (Contributor), Anthony Hope (Contributor), Washington Irving (Contributor), MacKinlay Kantor (Contributor), Eleanor Mercein Kelly (Contributor), Rudyard Kipling (Contributor), Selma Lagerlöf (Contributor), W. Somerset Maugham (Contributor), Guy de Maupassant (Contributor), Robert Nathan (Contributor), Edgar Allan Poe (Contributor), Melville Davisson Post (Contributor), Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings (Contributor), William Reusswig (Illustrator), Conrad Richter (Contributor), Martha Sawyers (Illustrator), Robert Louis Stevenson (Contributor), Arthur Train (Contributor), H.G. Wells (Contributor), Jessamyn West (Contributor), Edith Wharton (Contributor), Stewart Edward White (Contributor), Percival Wilde (Contributor), Thornton Wilder (Contributor)

Series: Stories to Remember (1a-1b)

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Costain, Thomas B.Editorprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Beecroft, JohnEditormain authorall editionsconfirmed
About, EdmondContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Andersen, Hans ChristianContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Bagnold, EnidContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Balzac, Honoré deContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Beerbohm, MaxContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Benét, Stephen VincentContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Brontë, EmilyContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Chesterton, G.K.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Coppard, A.E.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Daudet, AlphonseContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Dickens, CharlesContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
du Maurier, DaphneContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Dumas, AlexandreContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Gerstäcker, FriedrichContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Hawthorne, NathanielContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Henry, O.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Hope, AnthonyContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Irving, WashingtonContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Kantor, MacKinlayContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Kelly, Eleanor MerceinContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Kipling, RudyardContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Lagerlöf, SelmaContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Maugham, W. SomersetContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Maupassant, Guy deContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Nathan, RobertContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Poe, Edgar AllanContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Post, Melville DavissonContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Rawlings, Marjorie KinnanContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Reusswig, WilliamIllustratorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Richter, ConradContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Sawyers, MarthaIllustratorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Stevenson, Robert LouisContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Train, ArthurContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Wells, H.G.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
West, JessamynContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Wharton, EdithContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
White, Stewart EdwardContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Wilde, PercivalContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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Volume I:
  • The General’s Ring (complete novel) – Selma Lagerlöf, 1925
  • Mowgli’s Brothers (from The Jungle Book)- Rudyard Kipling, 1894
  • The Gift of the Magi - O. Henry, 1906
  • Lord Mountdrago - W. Somerset Maugham, 1939
  • Music on the Muscatatuck, and The Pacing Goose (excerpts from The Friendly Persuasion) – Jessamyn West, 1945
  • The Birds – Daphne du Maurier, 1952
  • The Man Who Lived Four Thousand Years (excerpt from The Queen’s Necklace) – Alexandre Dumas, 1850
  • The Pope’s Mule - Alphonse Daudet, c. 1894
  • The Story of the Late Mr. Elvesham – H.G. Wells, c. 1911
  • The Blue Cross – G.K. Chesterton, 1938
  • Portrait of Jennie (complete novel) – Robert Nathan, 1940
  • La Grande Bretêche - Honoré de Balzac, c. 1831
  • Love’s Conundrum – Anthony Hope, 1899
  • The Great Stone Face – Nathaniel Hawthorne, 1889
  • Germelshausen – Friedrich Gerstäcker, c. 1850
  • I am Born (excerpt from David Copperfield) – Charles Dickens, 1850
  • The Legend of Sleepy Hollow – Washington Irving, 1820
  • The Age of Miracles – Melville Davisson Post, 1918
  • The Long Rifle (excerpt from The Long Rifle, a novel) – Stewart Edward White, 1932
  • The Fall of the House of Usher – Edgar Allan Poe, 1839
  • The Voice of Bugle Ann (complete novel) – MacKinlay Kantor
Volume II:
  • The Bridge of San Luis Rey (complete novel) – Thornton Wilder, 1928
  • Basquerie - Eleanor Mercein Kelly, 1927
  • Judith – A.E. Coppard, 1927
  • A Mother in Mannville - Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings, 1936
  • Kerfol - Edith Wharton, 1916
  • The Last Leaf – O. Henry, 1905
  • The Bloodhound - Arthur Train, 1923
  • What the Old Man Does is Always Right – Hans Christian Andersen, 1861
  • The Sea of Grass (complete novel) – Conrad Richter, 1936
  • The Sire de Malétroit’s Door - Robert Louis Stevenson, 1877
  • The Necklace – Guy de Maupassant, 1884
  • By the Waters of Babylon – Stephen Vincent Benét, 1937
  • A.V. Laider - Max Beerbohm, 1920
  • The Pillar of Fire – Percival Wilde, 1925
  • The Strange Will (excerpt from The Man With the Broken Ear) - Edmond About, 1862
  • The Hand at the Window (excerpt from Wuthering Heights)- Emily Brontë, 1847
  • National Velvet (complete novel) – Enid Bagnold, 1935
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