Classics

Anatole France

A Chronicle of Our Own Times

A Chronicle of Our Own Times
Anatole France is the first one to introduce to the French literature the character of the intellectual bibliophile. In the tetralogy A Chronicle of Our Own Time this character is situated in the contemporary Third Republic which is a rough period ...read mor

Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra

Don Quixote

Don Quixote
Don Quixote is universally regarded as Cervantes' masterwork and one of the greatest novels of all time. The novel is actually two separate books that cover the adventures of Don Quixote, also known as the knight or man of La Mancha, a hero who ...read mor

Jean de La Fontaine

Fables

Fables
Charming and elegant, Jean de La Fontaine's (1621-1695) animal fables depict sly foxes and scheming cats, vain birds and greedy wolves, all of which subtly express his penetrating insights into French society and the beasts found in all of ...read mor

O. Henry

Memoirs of a Yellow Dog

Memoirs of a Yellow Dog
The book Memoirs of a Yellow Dog. Short Stories contains the following O. Henry's short stories: The red street, A Cosmopolite In A Cafe, The Furnished Room, Between Rounds, Memoirs Of A Yellow Dog, The Mammon And The Archer, Friend ...read mor

George Eliot

Middlemarch

Middlemarch
Middlemarch: A Study of Provincial Life is a novel by George Eliot, the pen name of Mary Anne Evans, later Marian Evans. It is her seventh novel, begun in 1869 and then put aside during the final illness of Thornton Lewes, the son of her companion ...read mor

George Eliot

Middlemarch

Middlemarch
Middlemarch: A Study of Provincial Life is a novel by George Eliot, the pen name of Mary Anne Evans, later Marian Evans. It is her seventh novel, begun in 1869 and then put aside during the final illness of Thornton Lewes, the son of her companion ...read mor

Charles Dickens

Nicholas Nickleby

Nicholas Nickleby
When Nicholas Nickleby is left penniless after his father's death, he appeals to his wealthy uncle to help him find work and to protect his mother and sister. But Ralph Nickleby proves both hard-hearted and unscrupulous, and Nicholas finds himself ...read mor

Charles Dickens

Nicholas Nickleby (Hardcover)

Nicholas Nickleby (Hardcover)
When Nicholas Nickleby is left penniless after his father's death, he appeals to his wealthy uncle to help him find work and to protect his mother and sister. But Ralph Nickleby proves both hard-hearted and unscrupulous, and Nicholas finds himself ...read mor

Charles Dickens

Our Mutual Friend

Our Mutual Friend
Our Mutual Friend (written in the years 1864–65) is the last novel completed by Charles Dickens and is one of his most sophisticated works, combining psychological insight with social analysis. It centres on, in the words of critic J. Hillis ...read mor

Ramon del Valle-Inclan

Sonatas

Sonatas
"These pages are a fragment from "Pleasant Memories" which Marquis de Bradomin, already very old, began to write while inexile. A charming Don Juan. Perhaps the most charming! He was unsightly, a Catholic and sentimental." In this way Ramon del ...read mor

Théophile Gautier

Tales of the Fantastic

Tales of the Fantastic
“Tales of the Fantastic” contains some of the short novels of the famous French poet, dramatist, novelist, journalist, and literary critic Théophile Gautier. Through this book the readers will take delight in the texts of a ...read mor

Christopher Marlowe

Tamburlaine the Great

Tamburlaine the Great
Tamburlaine the Great achieved, and sustained, great success on the Elizabethan stage. And it speaks provocatively to our own time, when it has been the subject of numerous major productions. Timur Khan--to give Tamburlaine his original name--was ...read mor

Lewis Carroll

The Hunting of the Snark

The Hunting of the Snark
It is Lewis Carroll's sublimely weird nonsense epic about an ill-fated hunting mission by a group of bizarre characters. Carroll says of his eight fits of Snarkdom that there is no real symbolism - the Snark is just a Snark. Or more precisely, a ...read mor

Jules Barbey d'Aurevilly

The She-Devils

The She-Devils
The She-Devils is the undeniable masterpiece of the famous for his dandy life French novelist and short-story writer Jules Barbey d'Aurevilly. The book contains six, imbued with a black romanticism, Baroque stories. Each story features a woman who ...read mor

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