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Pride and prejudice

by:Austen, Jane

In early nineteenth-century England, a spirited young woman copes with the courtship of a snobbish gentleman as well as the romantic entanglements of her four sisters.

Editions:4794  Date:1456 - 2022  Genre(s):Love stories, Domestic fiction, Domestic fiction, Romance fiction, Romance fiction

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Wuthering Heights

by:Brontë, Emily, 1818-1848

Against a background of English moors in the eighteenth century, the lives of two families become intertwined through marriage, passion, and the dominating force of a man called Heathcliff.

Editions:3294  Date:1460 - 3992  Genre(s):Love stories, Psychological fiction, Psychological fiction, Domestic fiction, Domestic fiction

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Little women

by:Alcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888

Chronicles the joys and sorrows of the four March sisters as they grow into young ladies in nineteenth-century New England.

Editions:2343  Date:1800 - 2021  Type:Juvenile  Genre(s):Domestic fiction, Domestic fiction, Juvenile works, Autobiographical fiction, Bildungsromans

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Sense and sensibility

by:Austen, Jane, 1775-1817

When two sisters appear to be deserted by the young men they had intended to marry, the stage is set for a delicious comedy of manners that not only showcases Austen's perception, humor and incomparable prose, but offers a splendid glimpse of upper and middle-class English society of the early 19th century.

Editions:1870  Date:1800 - 2102  Genre(s):Love stories, Domestic fiction, Domestic fiction, Romance fiction, Romance fiction

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The Vicar of Wakefield

by:Goldsmith, Oliver, 1730?-1774

Details the romantic intrigues in the family of a country vicar in eighteenth century England.

Editions:3759  Date:1728 - 2020  Genre(s):Domestic fiction, Domestic fiction

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Silas Marner

by:Eliot, George, 1819-1880

In rural nineteenth-century England, a weaver, lonely and embittered at the unjust treatment he has received from people he considered to be his friends, finds his only solace in money until he inadvertently becomes the guardian of an orphaned little girl.

Editions:1928  Date:1800 - 2021  Genre(s):Domestic fiction, Domestic fiction

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To kill a mockingbird

by:Lee, Harper

The explosion of racial hate in an Alabama town is viewed by a little girl whose father defends a black man accused of rape.

Editions:1076  Date:1930 - 2020  Genre(s):Domestic fiction, Domestic fiction, Bildungsromans, Bildungsromans, Legal stories

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Mansfield park

by:AUSTEN, Jane

Fanny Price, a teenaged girl of low social rank brought up on her wealthy relatives' countryside estate, feels the sharp sting of rejection when her cousin Edmund, the only person who treats her as an equal, is won over by a flirtatious, exciting--and unprincipled--London girl.

Editions:1814  Date:1800 - 2022  Genre(s):Domestic fiction, Domestic fiction, Love stories, Romance fiction, Bildungsromans

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My Antonia

by:Cather, Willa, 1873-1947

A New York lawyer remembers his boyhood in Nebraska and his friendship with a pioneer Bohemian girl.

Editions:744  Date:0820 - 2021  Genre(s):Domestic fiction, Domestic fiction, Western stories, Western fiction

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Madame Bovary

by:Flaubert, Gustave, 1821-1880

Emma Bovary is beautiful and bored, trapped in her marriage to a mediocre doctor and stifled by the banality of provincial life. An ardent reader of sentimental novels, she longs for passion and seeks escape in fantasies of high romance, in voracious spending and, eventually, in adultery. But even her affairs bring her disappointment and the consequences are devastating.

Editions:2319  Date:1856 - 2022  Genre(s):Domestic fiction, Domestic fiction, History

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