Classics

Classics are stories written over 100 years ago that stand the test of time as works of high literary merit and artistic qualities. Classics are universally appealing to readers and their themes endure and resonate in contemporary society. Classics are also traditionally accepted as influential in shaping culture.

The Taming of the Shrew

The Taming of the Shrew

WilliamShakespeare
15 parts / 33 pages, updated Aug 26, 2013Completed
"The Taming of the Shrew" depicts the courtship of Petruchio, a gentleman of Verona, and Katherina, the headstrong, obdurate shrew. Initially, Katherina ... read more
7,940 reads votes 67 comments 27
Twelfth Night

Twelfth Night

WilliamShakespeare
18 parts / 31 pages, updated Aug 23, 2013Completed
"Twelfth Night; or, What You Will" is a comedy by William Shakespeare, believed to have been written around 1601–02 as a Twelfth Night's entertainment for the clos... read more
8,432 reads votes 84 comments 17
The Importance of Being Earnest, A Trivial Comedy for Serious People

The Importance of Being Earnest, A Trivial Comedy for Serious People

OscarWilde
6 parts / 32 pages, updated Jul 31, 2013Completed
"The Importance of Being Earnest, A Trivial Comedy for Serious People" is a farcical comedy in which the protagonists maintain fictitious personæ in order to escape burdensome social obligations.
29,472 reads votes 303 comments 43
Jane Eyre (1847)

Jane Eyre (1847)

CharlotteBronte
41 parts / 274 pages, updated Jun 28, 2013Completed
"Jane Eyre" follows the emotions and experiences of its eponymous character, including her growth to adulthood, and her love for Mr. Rochester, the byronic master of fictitious Thornfield Hall.
1,004,167 reads votes 5,093 comments 406
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mwsolutions
1 page, updated May 21, 2015Pictures
Your academic writing help is on the way! Keeping in compliance with the university acclaimed writing styles and ever changing MBA syl... read more
7 reads votes 1 comments 0
A Christmas Carol (1843)

A Christmas Carol (1843)

CharlesDickens
6 parts / 43 pages, updated Dec 06, 2013Completed
A Christmas Carol tells the story of bitter and miserly Ebenezer Scrooge and his ideological, ethical, and emotional transformation resulting from supernatural visits by Jacob Marley and the Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present, and Yet to Come.
62,577 reads votes 497 comments 82
The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1886)

The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1886)

RobertLouisStevenson
10 parts / 37 pages, updated Aug 07, 2013Completed
tags / classics
31,484 reads votes 359 comments 68
Grimm's Fairy Tales

Grimm's Fairy Tales

gutenberg
139 pages, updated Jan 06, 2007
183,586 reads votes 1,431 comments 247
Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There (1871)

Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There (1871)

LewisCarroll
12 parts / 43 pages, updated Aug 06, 2013Completed
"Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There" is the sequel to Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. The themes and settings... read more
15,847 reads votes 281 comments 6
David Copperfield

David Copperfield

gutenberg
519 pages, updated Jul 22, 2010
46,956 reads votes 264 comments 43
Romeo and Juliet

Romeo and Juliet

gutenberg
37 pages, updated Jan 06, 2007
70,128 reads votes 428 comments 100
A Study in Scarlet

A Study in Scarlet

gutenberg
65 pages, updated Jan 06, 2007
52,074 reads votes 357 comments 65
Walden

Walden

gutenberg
169 pages, updated Jan 06, 2007
"Walden, or Life in the Woods, is a reflection upon simple living in natural surroundings. The work is part personal declaration of independence, social experiment, voyage of ... read more
73,089 reads votes 306 comments 24
Treasure Island

Treasure Island

gutenberg
102 pages, updated Jan 06, 2007
40,491 reads votes 379 comments 30
The Art of War, by Sun Tzu

The Art of War, by Sun Tzu

gutenberg
87 pages, updated May 13, 2009
tags / sun tzu
126,874 reads votes 1,247 comments 103
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