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    The Mad Hatter's Wife
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    Great Illustrated Classics Forum

    Post by The Mad Hatter's Wife on Tue May 17, 2011 12:30 am

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    A forum I created earlier today about a book series that I have been collecting since High School and I now already have 11 books and I only need 58 more to complete the collection.

    Here is a list of the ones I don't have:
    The Adventures of Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe
    The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by A. Conan Doyle
    The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain
    Aesop's Fables (First Classics Edition)
    Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll
    Anne of Green Gables by L. M. Montgomery
    A Little Princess by Frances Hodgson Burnett
    A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens
    Beauty and the Beast and other stories (First Classics Edition)
    Captains Courageous by Rudyard Kipling
    Cinderella and other stories (First Classics stories)
    The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas
    David Cooperfield by Charles Dickens
    The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson
    Dracula by Bram Stoker
    Frankenstein by Mary Shelley
    Great Expectations by Charles Dickens
    Grimm's Fairy Tales
    Gulliver's Travels by Jonathan Swift
    Hans Brinker by Mary Mapes Dodge
    Heidi by Johanna Spyri
    The House of the Seven Gables by Nathaniel Hawthorne
    The Hunchback of Notre Dame by Victor Hugo
    The Invisible Man by H. G. Wells
    Ivanhoe by Sir Walter Scott
    Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
    A Journey to the Center of the Earth by Jules Verne
    The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling
    Kidnapped by Robert Louis Stevenson
    King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table by Howard Pyle
    The Legend of Sleepy Hollow and Rip Van Winkle by Washington Irving
    The Little Mermaid and other stories (First Classics Edition)
    Little Women by Louisa May Alcott
    The Man in the Iron Mask by Alexander Dumas
    Moby Dick by Herman Melville
    The Mutiny on Board HMS Bounty by William Bligh
    Peter Pan by J. M. Barrie
    The Phantom of the Opera by Gaston Leroux
    The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde
    Pollyanna by Eleanor H. Porter
    Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
    The Prince and the Pauper by Mark Twain
    Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm by Kate Douglas Wiggin
    The Red Badge of Courage by Stephen Crane
    The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett
    Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Hound of the Baskervilles by A. Conan Doyle
    Sleeping Beauty and other stories (First Classics Edition)
    Snow White and other stories (First Classics Editon)
    The Swiss Family Robinson by Johann Wyss
    Tales of Mystery and Terror by Edgar Allan Poe
    The Time Machine by H. G. Wells
    The War of the Worlds by H. G. Wells
    White Fang by Jack London
    The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame
    The Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum
    A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
    Christmas Bedtime Stories
    Stories from the Bible by Old and New Testament

    Here is a list of the ones I do have:
    The Last of the Mohicans by James Fenimore Cooper
    Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens
    The Three Musketeers by Alexandre Dumas
    King Solomon's Mines by H. Rider Haggard
    The Call of the Wild by Jack London
    The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood by Howard Pyle
    Black Beauty by Anna Sewell
    Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson
    The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain
    20,000 Leagues Under the Sea by Jules Verne
    Around the World in 80 Days by Jules Verne

    If you see your favorite book or any of the books listed that you own on the list and want to talk about your favorite parts or favorite characters in that book please feel free to join.


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    Re: Great Illustrated Classics Forum

    Post by The Mad Hatter's Wife on Tue May 17, 2011 7:00 pm

    Here are the covers of the ones that I have:

    The Last of the Mohicans by James Fenimore Cooper

    Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens

    The Three Musketeers by Alexandre Dumas

    King Solomon's Mines by H. Rider Haggard

    The Call of the Wild by Jack London

    The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood by Howard Pyle

    Black Beauty by Anna Sewell

    Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson

    The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain

    20,000 Leagues Under the Sea by Jules Verne

    Around the World in 80 Days by Jules Verne
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    Re: Great Illustrated Classics Forum

    Post by Billie Jean Beauty Queen on Wed May 18, 2011 12:55 pm

    Waw! Those books look great! It's a very nice collection you got there!


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    Re: Great Illustrated Classics Forum

    Post by The Mad Hatter's Wife on Wed May 18, 2011 7:48 pm

    Thank you, Billie. So far I've only ever read Oliver Twist and The Three Musketeers because I got those one first.
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    Re: Great Illustrated Classics Forum

    Post by Billie Jean Beauty Queen on Thu May 19, 2011 1:54 am

    I know Black Beauty is wonderful! I love all the books and movies they made about it.


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