AGS Illustrated Classics Ben Hur Author:Lew Wallace AGS Illustrated Classics Paperbacks. Bringing the Classics to Life. Discover reading and enter the exciting world of adventure and mystery. Turn the pages of history and look into the frontiers of tomorrow. Live among timeless heroes as they spring to life in the AGS Illustrated Classics series. The unique fromate of these books is designed to s... more »timulate interest in reading, build and strengthen vocabulary, and improve reading skills. Most of all, AGS Illustrated Classics verify that reading is fun.
To the reader: Welcome to AGS Illustrated Classics!
You are about to enter the world of great literature through pictures as well as words. Now you can actually see the great characters of literature as you read about them!
We want you to know that the costumes, hairstyles, room furnishings, and landscapes have all been carefully researched. No detail has been left out.
As you read, notice that important words are marked with an asterisk (*) and defined at the bottom of the page. Also watch for the scrolls that appear now and then. The scrolls contain important information that will add to your enjoyment of the story.
Now sit back and relax. We know that you will enjoy a gread reading experience in the pages that follow.