By Samantha Hahn
A treasure of a present for the well-read girl, this assortment brings jointly 50 stirring snap shots, in watercolor and in observe, of literature's so much well-read woman characters. Anna Karenina, Clarissa Dalloway, Daisy Buchanan...each turns out to live to tell the tale the web page via celebrated artist Samantha Hahn's evocative pictures and hand-lettered quotations, with the pairing of artwork and textual content shooting the entire spirit of the nature as she used to be initially written. The e-book itself conjures up classic grace reimagined for modern flavor, with a material backbone silkscreened in a picture development, debossed conceal, and pages that flip with the tactile pride of watercolor paper. within the hand and within the examining, here's a new vintage for the e-book lover's library.
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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 care professional Zhivago A Doll’s apartment 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 recognized Moll Flanders The Fountainhead G gents want Blondes long past with the Wind the good 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 girl Kiri-Tsubo Lambert, Gavin Lara Guishar Les Misérables Lily Bart Little ladies Lolita bogs, Anita Lorelei Lee M Madame Bovary Mary Lennox Middlemarch Milady de iciness Mina Harker Mitchell, Margaret Moll Flanders Molly Bloom Montgomery, Lucy Maud Morrison, Toni Mrs. Dalloway N Nabokov, Vladimir Nancy Nancy Drew Nora Charles Nora Helmer O Oliver Twist Ophelia P Pasternak, Boris Pecola Peter Pan Plath, Sylvia The Portrait of a woman satisfaction and Prejudice R Rand, Ayn Romeo and Juliet S The Scarlet Letter Scarlett O’Hara the key backyard the key within the outdated Attic Shakespeare, William Shikibu, Murasaki Sofia Semyonovna Marmeladova (Sonya) Sophocles Steinbeck, John Stoker, Bram A Streetcar Named hope The sunlight additionally Rises T the story of Genji Thackeray, William Makepeace the skinny guy the 3 Musketeers Tolstoy, Leo U Ulysses V self-importance reasonable W Wendy Darling Wharton, Edith White, E. B. Williams, Tennessee the glorious Wizard of ounces Woolf, Virginia Wuthering Heights ACKNOWLEDGMENTS I’ll be endlessly thankful for the affection and help of my husband, David, and our son, Henry; my mother, Marika; my group at Chronicle Books together with Kate Woodrow, Caitlin Kirkpatrick, and Kristen Hewitt. thanks clearly to the stunning versions who helped me deliver my favourite characters to lifestyles: Ella Beesley, Anna Hoffman, Lila Steinhardt, and Caroline Ventura. I’d additionally prefer to thank my literary agent Melissa Flashman, my representation brokers CWC-i, Harriet Jung, Abby Clawson Low, and Erin Jang. SAMANTHA HAHN is an illustrator recognized for airy watercolors with sartorial aptitude. Her paintings has been exhibited from long island to Hong Kong and featured in lots of courses. this can be her first solo ebook. Samantha lives in ny urban along with her husband and son.