Classics for Young People
A growing number of children's literature classics are out of copyright, and are among the books available in full-text on the Internet. Here are some of the more popular and interesting titles that are available in HTML format.
For plain-text versions of these and other children's books, this gopher list of Public Domain Electronic Children's Books is a good place to start.
For a comprehensive search of many more texts, check The On-line Books Page, or Alex: A Catalogue of Electronic Texts on the Internet.
Louisa May Alcott
Hans Christian Andersen
Barrie, J. M.
L. Frank Baum
Frances Hodgson Burnett
Arthur Conan Doyle
- Little Women - The UK edition (Part 1 of the US edition)
- Good Wives - The UK edition (Part 2 of the US edition of Little Women)
- Little Women - Includes Part 1 and Part 2.
Howard Roger Garis
Isaac Taylor Headland
Laura Lee Hope
Kingston, William H. G., trans.:
Lucy Maud Montgomery
Miss Mulock (Dinah Maria Craik)
Lucy Fitch Perkins
Robert Louis Stevenson
Kate Douglas Wiggin
- 221B Baker Street - A good source for the Sherlock Holmes stories that are out-of-copyright, as well as pictures and sound files.
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