The Salina Journal from Salina, Kansas on May 4, 1997 · Page 65
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Now gel lo know inc miriguing details behind the spectacle. Join fugitive Jean uljean and a motley crew of outcasts, as they make their way through ihe sewers of 19lh-cemury Paris, the Battle of Waterloo, and the July Revolution Michael York reads CANDIDE *.v Voltaire °'i, what an awesome adventure! Candide leaves home after an unfortunate incident involving the lovely Cunegonde. He and his tutor Dr. Pangloss, along with various and sundry pals, encounter all wris of strange, wonderful and awful happenings, and Dr. Pangloss's perennial optimism is put to the test. Jane Seymour reads ANNA KARENINA by Leo Tolstoy Passion, betrayal, and the soul-chilling consequences, in an epic tale out of Old Russia. The troubled marriage of Princess Catherine and her husband Levin... the explosive love triangle of the aristocratic Anna, her husband, and her lover Vronksy... Laugh. «?« Kingsley reads DAVID COPPERFIELD by Charles Dickens Lite is not a bowl of cherries, and no one knows this belter than young David. After running away from home because of trouble with his step- ™ner. he is eventually adopted by his Aunl Betsy. While in school at (-amerbury. he meets the eccentric Uriah Heep who gels him started on " fascinating path of self-discovery. AIIIVH Rudgers reads ROBINSON CRUSOE by Daniel Defue Ihe ultimate "shipwrecked on an island" story- Robinson Crusoe defies ""> parents to pursue a seafaring life, but his dreams run aground when w Imds himself marooned on a desert island. His life eventually lakes a turn tor the belter when he rescues a man who becomes Ins pupil and all- around helper and is given the nickname "Friday". n» Pigou-Smiil, reads THE THREE MUSKETEERS «.v Me.\aiidre Dumas A splendid romp through the courts and countryside i" Louis Xtll's France. 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The collection of 12 comes in a handsome Display Case; some books have been abridged lo tit a 3-hour format. An exquisite gift idea. Thank you for your order. 30-DAY MONEY BACK GUARANTEE 1 -8OO-81 1 -88Q2 24-hr, tou-free order number Dame Judith Dench reads LADY CHATTERLEY'S LOVER by j Q, } . KAYE COLLECTION. Dept. BY 2, i Box 9001, Cold Spring Harbor, NY 1 1724-9001 i YES! Kindly rush my Classic Books Collet tkm(s I (Item #W892) on I 30-day money back guarantee. | _ Each Set for only S89.95 plus S4.95 heavyweight post. & hiilg. Total $94.90. D.H. Lawrence Should this book be banned forever? In England it i was "forbidden fruit" for a long, long lime. Others ! have hailed its brilliance, its insights into human loves, i dreams and frailties. Judge for yourself as you explore i the lives of Constance Chatlerley, her crippled husband i Clifford, and her handsome gamekeeper, Meilors. Dame Judilh Dench is also married lo ihe actor of legend in the English Theater. 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