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Physics

by Aristotle

The Physics of Aristotle is one of the foundational books of Western science and philosophy. As Martin Heidegger once wrote.The Physics is a lecture in which he seeks to determine beings that arise on their...


How Did I Get Here?

by Jesse Browner

A literary exploration that seeks to answer the question: Have I lived the life I intended?

Based on an essay he wrote for Poets & Writers magazine, Jesse Browner, a novelist who finds himself torn between his...


Books Fatal to Their Authors

by P. H. Ditchfield

To record the woes of authors and to discourse de libris fatalibus seems deliberately to court the displeasure of that fickle mistress who presides over the destinies of writers and their works. Fortune awaits...


The Celtic Twilight: With linked Table of Contents

by W. B. Yeats

William Butler Yeats was an Irish poet and dramatist. As one of the foremost figures of 20th century literature, he was a pillar of both the Irish and British literary establishments. He was a driving force...


The Confessions

by St. Augustine of Hippo

Confessions (Latin: Confessiones) is the name of an autobiographical work, consisting of 13 books, by St. Augustine of Hippo, written in Latin between 397 and 400 AD.[1] Modern English translations of it are...


The Prince of Minor Writers: The Selected Essays of Max Beerbohm

by Max Beerbohm & Phillip Lopate

AN NYRB CLASSICS ORIGINAL  Virginia Woolf called Max Beerbohm “the prince” of essayists, F. W. Dupee praised his “whim of iron” and “cleverness amounting to genius,” while Beerbohm himself noted...


My Generation: Collected Nonfiction

by William Styron, James L.W. Iii West & Tom Brokaw

A vital, illuminating collection of the Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award winner’s elegant, passionately engaged nonfiction   My Generation is the definitive gathering of William Styron’s nonfiction,...


Immigrant Voices, Volume 2

by Gordon Hutner

A compelling collection of essays providing a comprehensive vision of immigration to the United States in the late twentieth and twenty-first centuries—the indispensable companion to Immigrant Voices.Filled...


Gumption: Relighting the Torch of Freedom with America's Gutsiest Troublemakers

by Nick Offerman

The star of Parks and Recreation and author of the New York Times bestseller Paddle Your Own Canoe returns with a second book that humorously highlights twenty-one figures from our nation’s history, from her...


Fires: Essays, Poems, Stories

by Raymond Carver

More than sixty stories, poems, and essays are included in this wide-ranging collection by the extravagantly versatile Raymond Carver. Two of the stories—later revised for What We Talk About When We Talk About...


Heretics

by G. K. Chesterton & Catholic Way Publishing

HERETICS G. K. CHESTERTON Nothing more strangely indicates an enormous and silent evil of modern society than the extraordinary use which is made nowadays of the word "orthodox." In former days the heretic was...


Orthodoxy

by G. K. Chesterton & Catholic Way Publishing

ORTHODOXY G. K. CHESTERTON Orthodoxy by G. K. Chesterton has become a classic of Christian apologetics. In the book's preface Chesterton states the purpose is to "attempt an explanation, not of whether the Christian...


Collected Memoirs, Letters and Literary Writings of Wilkie Collins

by Wilkie Collins

This carefully crafted ebook: “Collected Memoirs, Letters and Literary Writings of Wilkie Collins” is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents. Wilkie Collins (1824-1889)...


Cultural Amnesia: Necessary Memories from History and the Arts

by Clive James

"I can't remember when I've learned as much from something I've read—or laughed as much while doing it."—Jacob Weisberg, Slate Finally in paperback after six hardcover printings, this international bestseller...


A Vision: The Revised 1937 Edition: The Collected Works of W.B. Yeats Volume XIV

by William Butler Yeats, Catherine E. Paul & Margaret Mills Harper

A new annotated edition of Yeats’s indispensable, lifelong work of philosophy—a meditation on the connections between the imagination, history, and the metaphysical—this volume reveals the poet’s greatest...


The English Flower Garden

by Henry Arthur Bright

IT is just a year ago since this Essay on “The English Flower Garden” was published in the Quarterly Review. It was written with a twofold object: to give in the smallest compass an outline history of English...


Letters to My Grandchildren

by David Suzuki

In this inspiring series of letters to his grandchildren, David Suzuki offers grandfatherly advice mixed with stories from his own remarkable life and explores what makes life meaningful. He challenges his grandchildren...


The One Before

by Juan José|Kantor, Roanne Saer

Featuring some of Juan Saer's most loved characters, The One Before is his first story collection to appear in English.


A Personal Anthology

by Jorge Luis Borges

After almost a half a century of scrupulous devotion to his art, Jorge Luis Borges personally compiled this anthology of his work—short stories, essays, poems, and brief mordant “sketches,” which, in Borges’s...


They Even Paid Me: Raw reflections of a third generation Kimberley cattleman.

by Janet R Wells

Based in the rugged West Kimberley region of Western Australia 'They Even Paid Me' is the story of a third generation Kimberley stockman, who grew up on a cattle station near Derby during the nineteen forties...