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The Complete Novels of Joseph Conrad

by Joseph Conrad

Joseph Conrad was a Polish author who wrote in English after settling in England. Conrad is regarded as one of the greatest English novelists. He was a master prose stylist who brought a distinctly non-English...


Il dio dei suoi padri / The god of his Fathers

by Jack London

Bilingual edition. First italian edition. In the wilderness In the land of the Yukon Jack London's wilderness is shaping the man and his thoughts. The opposite is not given and the results are often unpredictable:...


The New Annotated H. P. Lovecraft

by H. P. Lovecraft, Leslie S. Klinger & Alan Moore

A Slate, and San Francisco Chronicle Best Book of 2014

From across strange aeons comes the long-awaited annotated edition of “the twentieth century’s greatest practitioner of the classic horror tale” (Stephen...


Winesburg, Ohio

by Sherwood Anderson

Winesburg, Ohio was inspired by Sherwood Anderson's early life experiences growing up in Ohio. This frank realistic portrayal of small town life brought the novel into the twentieth century. The influence of...


Winesburg, Ohio: A Group of Tales of Ohio Small Town Life

by Sherwood Anderson

Winesburg, Ohio is a series of loosely linked short stories set in the fictional town of Winesburg. The stories are held together by George Willard, a resident to whom the community confide their personal stories...


The Lurking Fear

by H. P. Lovecraft

After hearing rumours of a 'lurking fear' in the region of Tempest Mountain, the curious narrator is compelled to launch his own investigation into the mysterious claims. What unfolds is a dastardly and horrific...


The Egg and Other Stories

by Sherwood Anderson

Published two years after the 1919 masterpiece Winesburg, Ohio, this collection of short stories explores intriguing psychological depths, redolent with personal epiphanies, erotic undercurrents, and bursts...


Winesburg, Ohio

by Sherwood Anderson

In a deeply moving collection of interrelated stories, this 1919 American classic illuminates the loneliness and frustrations — spiritual, emotional and artistic — of life in a small town.


Night Flight

by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

In this gripping novel, Saint-Exupéry tells about the brave men who piloted night mail planes from Patagonia, Chile, and Paraguay to Argentina in the early days of commercial aviation. Preface by André Gide....


WHITE FANG 

by Jack London

Hugely popular among younger readers, White Fang by Jack London was a runaway hit when it first debuted in 1906, as a serial story in the Outing magazine. Since then it continues to enjoy immense acclaim and...


THE CALL OF THE WILD

by Jack London

Call of the Wild is an emotional rollercoaster of a novel set during the late 19th century Klondike Gold Rush. The central character is Buck, an Alaskan sled dog who is forced to adjust to the cruel climate...


South Sea Tales

by Jack London

South Sea Tales is a collection of short stories written by Jack London. Most stories are set in island communities, like those of Hawaii, or are set aboard a ship. List of Stories: The House of Mapuhi The Whale...


Ulysses

by James Joyce

In the past, Ulysses has been labeled dirty, blasphemous, and even unreadable. None of these adjectives, however, do the slightest justice to the novel. To this day it remains the modernist masterpiece, in which...


Heart of Darkness

by Joseph Conrad

The reaches opened before us and closed behind, as if the forest had stepped leisurely across the water to bar the way for our return. We penetrated deeper and deeper into the heart of darkness. As the peak...


Joseph Conrad: The Complete Collection

by Joseph Conrad

This collection of Joseph Conrad's complete works is sorted chronologically by book publication. There are the usual inline tables of contents and links after each text/chapter to get back to the respective...


The Complete Novels of James Joyce

by James Joyce

James Augustine Aloysius Joyce (2 February 1882 – 13 January 1941) was an Irish novelist and poet, considered to be one of the most influential writers in the modernist avant-garde of the early 20th century....


James Joyce: The Ultimate Collection

by James Joyce

This ebook is a collection of the complete works of James Joyce. It has the seven books published in Joyce’s lifetime, and three sections of posthumously published writings: the poems, the essays, and additional...


In the Penal Colony

by Franz Kafka & Ian Johnston

"In the Penal Colony" ("In der Strafkolonie") (also translated as "In the Penal Settlement") is a short story by Franz Kafka written in German in October 1914, revised in November 1918, and first published in...


In the Penal Colony

by Franz Kafka & Sheba Blake

In the Penal Colony is a short story by Franz Kafka written in German in October 1914, revised in November 1918, and first published in October 1919.

The story is set in an unnamed penal colony. Internal clues...


Herbert West: Reanimator

by H.P. Lovecraft & Sheba Blake

Herbert West: Reanimator is a short story by American horror fiction writer H. P. Lovecraft. It was written between October 1921 and June 1922. It was first serialized in February through July 1922 in the amateur...