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The first project of its kind, Project Gutenberg is the largest single collection of free online books.
A project of the Internet Archive, Open Library is a lending library of over 200,000 ebooks and a source of over 1,000,000 free ebooks.
This site contains over 800 texts of classic literature, drama, and poetry together with detailed literature study guides. It also includes a large reference book and non-fiction section.
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