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Boy: A Sketch (1900)

by Marie Corelli

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Marie Corelli ( 1 May 1855 - 21 April 1924) was a British novelist. She enjoyed a period of great literary success from the publication of her first novel in 1886 until World War I. Corelli's novels sold more copies than the combined sales of popular contemporaries, including Arthur Conan Doyle, H. G. Wells, and Rudyard Kipling, although critics often derided her work as "the favourite of the common multitude."… (more)
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To
my dearest friend in the world
Bertha Vyver
who has known all my life from childhood
and has been the witness of all my
literary work from its
very beginning
this simple story
is
gratefully and lovingly dedicated
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It is said by many people who are supposed to "know things," that our life is frequently, if not always, influenced by the first impressions we ourselves receive of its value or worthlessness.
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Marie Corelli ( 1 May 1855 - 21 April 1924) was a British novelist. She enjoyed a period of great literary success from the publication of her first novel in 1886 until World War I. Corelli's novels sold more copies than the combined sales of popular contemporaries, including Arthur Conan Doyle, H. G. Wells, and Rudyard Kipling, although critics often derided her work as "the favourite of the common multitude."

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