|09-11-2007, 09:28 AM||#1|
Join Date: Nov 2006
Device: Kindle Voyage, iPad Mini, iPhone 6, MS Surface Pro, N7
Hughes, Thomas: Tom Brown's Schooldays. v1. 11 Sep 07
Thomas Hughes' classic novel, first published in 1857, telling the story of Tom Brown at Rugby School. The story is heavily influenced by the author's own experiences at Rugby, and the character of Tom Brown is based on the author's brother, George Hughes.
Tom Brown was tremendously influential on the genre of British school novels, which began in the 19th century, and is one of the few still in print. A sequel, Tom Brown at Oxford, was published in 1861 but is not as well known.
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Historical Fiction Hughes, Thomas: Tom Brown's Schooldays, PDF v1.0. 15 Nov 2009||NickW||Other Books||0||11-15-2009 01:21 PM|
|Romance Hardy, Thomas: The Well-Beloved. v1, 8 Sep 2008||HarryT||Kindle Books||0||09-08-2008 06:22 AM|
|Science Fiction Godwin, Tom: Space Prison. v1. 10 Sep 07||HarryT||BBeB/LRF Books (offline)||4||09-11-2007 10:12 AM|
|Hughes, Thomas: Tom Brown's Schooldays. v1. 11 Sep 07||HarryT||Kindle Books||0||09-11-2007 09:30 AM|
|Science Fiction Godwin, Tom: Space Prison. v1. 10 Sep 07||HarryT||Kindle Books (offline)||0||09-10-2007 08:27 AM|