Margaret Oliphant achieved fame during the Victorian era for her masterpieces of domestic realism, historical novels and spellbinding tales of the supernatural. This eBook presents a comprehensive range of Oliphantas works, with the complete Chronicles of Carlingford, the complete Stories of the Seen and Unseen, numerous illustrations, rare texts appearing in digital print for the first time, informative introductions and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 1) * Beautifully illustrated with images relating to Oliphantas life and works * Concise introductions to the novels and other texts * 23 novels, with individual contents tables * Rare novels available in no other collection, including Oliphantas first novels MARGARET MAITLAND and CHRISTIAN MELVILLE * Rare supernatural novels appearing in digital publishing for the first time: DIES IRAE and THE LADYaS WALK * Images of how the books were first published, giving your eReader a taste of the original texts * Excellent formatting of the texts * The complete aChronicles of Carlingforda series, inspired by Trollopeas Barsetshire books, with special index and links a includes the very rare short story aThe Executora * Special chronological and alphabetical contents tables for the short stories * Features the complete Stories and Novels of the Seen and Unseen a first time in digital print * Includes a selection of Oliphantas non-fiction * Features a bonus biography * Scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genres Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of exciting titles CONTENTS: The Chronicles of Carlingford Index Stories of the Seen and Unseen Index The Novels MARGARET MAITLAND OF SUNNYSIDE MERKLAND, A STORY OF SCOTTISH LIFE, OR SELF-SACRIFICE CHRISTIAN MELVILLE THE DAYS OF MY LIFE THE HOUSE ON THE MOOR THE DOCTORaS FAMILY SALEM CHAPEL THE PERPETUAL CURATE MISS MARJORIBANKS MADONNA MARY AT HIS GATES THE CURATE IN CHARGE PHOEBE, JUNIOR A BELEAGUERED CITY THE LADIES LINDORES THE WIZARDaS SON THE LADYaS WALK SIR TOM HESTER, A STORY OF CONTEMPORARY LIFE OLD LADY MARY A COUNTRY GENTLEMAN AND HIS FAMILY THE MARRIAGE OF ELINOR DIES IRAE, THE STORY OF A SPIRIT IN PRISON The Shorter Fiction THE EXECUTOR THE RECTOR A WIDOWaS TALE AND OTHER STORIES COMPLETE STORIES OF THE SEEN AND UNSEEN The Short Stories LIST OF SHORT STORIES IN CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER LIST OF SHORT STORIES IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER The Non-Fiction ROYAL EDINBURGH THE MAKERS OF MODERN ROME JEANNE DaARC: HER LIFE AND DEATH THE SISTERS BRONTA The Biography MARGARET OLIPHANT by Richard Garnett Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of exciting titlesShe had settled again in the old cottage, and was already making arrangements for the repair of Redheugh. ... Mr. Lumsden of Portoran had refurnished his Manse, in a style which utterly scandalized Mrs. Bairnsfather. ... So Mr. Bairnsfather sagaciously, over his gardening, resolved that it might be well to proceed with caution in this matter, and that the eye of a General Assembly in this great renewing ofanbsp;...
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