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A Voyage to Terra Australis, undertaken for the purpose of completing the discovery of that vast country, and prosecuted in the years 1801, 1802 and 1803, in His Majesty's ship the Investigator, and subsequently in the armed vessel Porpoise and Cumberland schooner; with an account of the shipwreck of the porpoise, arrival of the cumberland at mauritius, and imprisonment of the commander during six years and a half in that island / Matthew Flinders
The Design and Construction of eBooks / Steve Thomas
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Lalla Rookh: an oriental romance, by Thomas Moore. [1817]
A series of tales in verse, linked by a frame tale about the princess of the title travelling to a distant city to wed her prince. Some of the illustrations for this, by Tenniel, are beautiful, if not as endearing as those he produced for Alice in Wonderland.
The Diary and Letters of Madame D'Arblay / with notes by W. C. Ward [1890]
This is a fascinating selection from the diary and letters of Fanny Burney, including her experiences at the court of George III during his madness, with the French emigres after the French Revolution, and during the Napoleonic wars. To be honest, the original text (from Project Gutenberg) was unusually riddled with scanning errors, so there are going to be errors in some places, particularly the last chapters (did the proof readers get tired?!) But still a interesting and engaging read.
The Wanderer; or, Female Difficulties / Fanny Burney [1814]
this historical novel with Gothic overtones set during the 1790s tells the story of a mysterious woman who attempts to support herself while hiding her identity. The novel focuses on the difficulties faced by women as they strive for economic and social independence. Begun in the 1790s, the novel took Burney fourteen years to complete.

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