Here are our editor's top 10 classic ebooks.
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1 ... Joseph Conrad - The Heart of Darkness
- A masterpiece of
twentieth-century writing, Heart of Darkness (1902) exposes the tenuous
fabric that holds "civilization" together and the brutal horror at
the centre of European colonialism. Conrad's best work recounts Marlow's
physical and psychological journey deep into the heart of the Belgian Congo
in search of the mysterious trader Kurtz.
2 ... Mary Shelley -
- The famous story of a man who
discovers the secret of animating lifeless matter and by assembling body
parts, creates a monster who vows revenge on his creator after being
rejected by society.