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The History of Rasselas, Prince of Abyssinia
Samuel Johnson
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The History of Rasselas, Prince of Abyssinia
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An Abyssinian prince embarks on adventures while exploring the meaning of happiness.

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Introduction
The History of Rasselas, Prince of Abyssinia
I: Description of a Palace in a Valley
II: The Discontent of Rasselas in the Happy Valley
III: The Wants of Him That Wants Nothing
IV: The Prince Continues to Grieve and Muse
V: The Prince Meditates His Escape
VI: A Dissertation on the Art of Flying
VII: The Prince Finds a Man of Learning
VIII: The History of Imlac
IX: The History of Imlac Continued
X: Imlac’s History Continued—A Dissertation Upon Poetry
XI: Imlac’s History Continued—A Hint of Pilgrimage
XII: The Story of Imlac Continued
XIII: Rasselas Discovers the Means of Escape
XIV: Rasselas and Imlac Receive an Unexpected Visit
XV: The Prince and Princess Leave the Valley, and See Many Wonders
XVI: They Enter Cairo, and Find Every Man Happy
XVII: The Prince Associates with Young Men of Spirit and Gaiety
XVIII: The Prince Finds a Wise and Happy Man
XIX: A Glimpse of Pastoral Life
XX: The Danger of Prosperity
XXI: The Happiness of Solitude—The Hermit’s History
XXII: The Happiness of a Life Led According to Nature
XXIII: The Prince and His Sister Divide Between Them the Work of Observation
XXIV: The Prince Examines the Happiness of High Stations
XXV: The Princess Pursues Her Inquiry with More Diligence Than Success
XXVI: The Princess Continues Her Remarks Upon Private Life
XXVII: Disquisition Upon Greatness
XXVIII: Rasselas and Nekayah Continue Their Conversation
XXIX: The Debate on Marriage Continued
XXX: Imlac Enters, and Changes the Conversation
XXXI: They Visit the Pyramids
XXXII: They Enter the Pyramid
XXXIII: The Princess Meets with an Unexpected Misfortune
XXXIV: They Return to Cairo Without Pekuah
XXXV: The Princess Languishes for Want of Pekuah
XXXVI: Pekuah Is Still Remembered. The Progress of Sorrow
XXXVII: The Princess Hears News of Pekuah
XXXVIII: The Adventures of the Lady Pekuah
XXXIX: The Adventures of Pekuah Continued
XL: The History of a Man of Learning
XLI: The Astronomer Discovers the Cause of His Uneasiness
XLII: The Opinion of the Astronomer Is Explained and Justified
XLIII: The Astronomer Leaves Imlac His Directions
XLIV: The Dangerous Prevalence of Imagination
XLV: They Discourse with an Old Man
XLVI: The Princess and Pekuah Visit the Astronomer
XLVII: The Prince Enters, and Brings a New Topic
XLVIII: Imlac Discourses on the Nature of the Soul
XLIX: The Conclusion, in Which Nothing Is Concluded
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