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Web page eighty four: Quote from The Fountainhead via Ayn Rand, copyright © 1943 through the Bobbs-Merrill corporation; copyright © 1968, renewed © 1971 through Ayn Rand. utilized by permission of Dutton Signet, a department of Penguin staff (USA) Inc. web page 87: Quote from the key within the previous Attic via Carolyn Keene. Copyright © 1970, 1944 by means of Simon & Schuster, Inc. released by way of Grosset & Dunlap, Inc. All rights reserved. web page ninety five: Quote from Breakfast at Tiffany’s by means of Truman Capote, copyright © 1958 through Truman Capote and copyright renewed 1986 by means of Alan U. Schwartz. utilized by permission of Random residence, Inc. Any 3rd social gathering use of this fabric, open air of this booklet, is illegal. events needs to practice on to Random condominium, Inc. for permission. web page a hundred and five: Quote reprinted with the permission of Scribner, a department of Simon & Schuster, Inc. , from The sunlight additionally Rises by way of Ernest Hemingway. Copyright © 1926 via Charles Scribner’s Sons; copyright renewed 1954 through Ernest Hemingway. All rights reserved. Quote from The sunlight additionally Rises through Ernest Hemingway, released through Arrow Books. utilized by permission of The Random condominium staff restricted. web page 107: Quote reprinted with the permission of Scribner, a department of Simon & Schuster, Inc. from long gone With the Wind by means of Margaret Mitchell. Copyright © 1936 via Macmillan Publishing corporation, a department of Macmillan, Inc. Copyright renewed 1964 through Stephens Mitchell and belief corporation of Georgia as Executors of Margaret Mitchell Marsh. INDEX The index entries less than are as they seemed within the print model of the ebook and are incorporated the following in your reference. Please use the quest functionality in your eReader to go looking for phrases of curiosity. A Alcott, Louisa could Alice Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland Anna Karenina Anna Karenina Anne of eco-friendly Gables Anne Shirley Antigone Antigone Auntie Mame Auntie Mame Austen, Jane The Awakening B Barrie, J. M. Baum, L. Frank Becky Sharp The Bell Jar Blanche DuBois The Bluest Eye Breakfast at Tiffany’s Brett Ashley Brontë, Charlotte Brontë, Emily Burnett, Frances Hodgson C Capote, Truman Carroll, Lewis Catherine Earnshaw Cathy Ames Charlotte A. Cavatica Charlotte’s net Chopin, Kate Clarissa Dalloway Cosette Crime and Punishment D Daisy Buchanan Daisy Clover Daisy Miller Daisy Miller Defoe, Daniel Dennis, Patrick Dickens, Charles health professional Zhivago A Doll’s residence Dolores Haze Dominique Francon Dorothea Brooke Dorothy Gale Dostoyevsky, Fyodor Dracula Dumas, Alexandre E East of Eden Edna Pontellier Eliot, George Elizabeth Bennet Emma Emma Bovary Emma Woodhouse Estella Havisham Esther Greenwood F Fitzgerald, F. Scott Flaubert, Gustave The Fortunes and Misfortunes of the well-known Moll Flanders The Fountainhead G gents favor Blondes long gone with the Wind the nice Gatsby nice expectancies H Hamlet Hammett, Dashiell Hawthorne, Nathaniel Hemingway, Ernest Hester Prynne Holly Golightly the home of Mirth Hugo, Victor I Ibsen, Henrik within Daisy Clover Isabel Archer J James, Henry Jane Eyre Jane Eyre Jo March Joyce, James Juliet Capulet okay Keene, Carolyn L woman Kiri-Tsubo Lambert, Gavin Lara Guishar Les Misérables Lily Bart Little girls Lolita bogs, Anita Lorelei Lee M Madame Bovary Mary Lennox Middlemarch Milady de wintry weather Mina Harker Mitchell, Margaret Moll Flanders Molly Bloom Montgomery, Lucy Maud Morrison, Toni Mrs.