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The Mirror of the Sea

by Joseph Conrad

Although Joseph Conrad achieved acclaim as one of the masters of English-language fiction, his own life story is as fascinating and engaging as Heart of Darkness or Lord Jim. The volume The Mirror of the Sea...


The Man-Made World: Our Androcentric Culture

by Charlotte Perkins Gilman

Early feminist author and advocate Charlotte Perkins Gilman is today best remembered for the haunting short story "The Yellow Wallpaper," which recounts the female protagonist's descent into madness. In addition...


The Battle of the Books: And Other Works, Including 'A Modest Proposal'

by Jonathan Swift

"This discourse, as it is unquestionably of the same author, so it seems to have been written about the same time, with 'The Tale of a Tub;' I mean the year 1697, when the famous dispute was on foot about ancient...


The Souls of Black Folk: Essays and Sketches

by W. E. B. Du Bois

The Souls of Black Folk is the seminal work by Du Bois on race in late 19th-century North America. The way we think about and examine race today stems from his ideas. He spoke of the "double-consciousness, this...


A Wodehouse Miscellany: Articles and Stories

by P. G. Wodehouse

Sir Pelham Grenville Wodehouse, popularly known by his pen name, P.G. Wodehouse, is one of the most beloved writers of English prose. He is known for his uncanny ability to find and expose the hilarity of even...


All Things Considered

by G. K. Chesterton

Whether you're a reader who is new to G.K Chesterton's work or a longtime fan searching out more of his material, this collection of short stories and essays is sure to fit the bill. The pieces brought together...


Hospital Sketches

by Louisa May Alcott

Although best known as a writer of fiction who produced such classics as Little Women, Louisa May Alcott lived a fascinating life that included a stint as a Civil War nurse. This collection includes several...


Americans and Others

by Agnes Repplier

In her heyday, renowned essayist Agnes Repplier was one of the most influential literary voices in the United States. In the engaging volume Americans and Others, Repplier turns her trademark wit and insight...


Essays

by Michel de Montaigne, Charles Cotton & William Carew Hazlitt

Considered the inventor of the essay itself, Michel de Montaigne published Essays (Essais, literally "Attempts") in 1850. Known for his skill at merging serious intellectual debate with personal anecdotes, his...


The Busker: A What the Dickens? Magazine Collection

by Victoria Bantock

What the Dickens? Magazine launched in December 2011 as a bi-monthly online magazine. Each issue, we set a glorious theme to inspire creativity and lots of lovely folk contributed their stories and poetry, art...


The Book of American Negro Poetry

by James Weldon Johnson

The work of James Weldon Johnson (1871 - 1938) inspired and encouraged the artists of the Harlem Renaissance,a movement in which he himself was an important figure. Johnson was active in almost every aspect...


Scout, Atticus, and Boo: A Celebration of Fifty Years of To Kill a Mockingbird

by Mary McDonagh Murphy

To Kill a Mockingbird may well be our national novel. It is the first adult novel that many of us remember reading, one book that millions of us have in common. It sells nearly a million copies a year, more...


First Words: Earliest Writing from Favorite Contemporary Authors

by Paul Mandelbaum

Most kid write stories. A few of them grow up to be successful authors. Before Stephen King created Carrie, he created Jhonathan, at age nine. And before there was Rabbit Angstrom, there was Manuel Citarro,...


Forays of the Heart

by Keysar Trad

This small book renders the forays of the human heart into poetic journeys. The journeys of a serious man who has dedicated his life to help humanity, and the distractions of love that come his way. The poems...


Rider Haggard Collection - Ayesha Series

by Sir Henry Rider Haggard

Collection containing the complete Ayesha series: She, Ayesha: The Return of She; She and Allan; Wisdom's Daughter: The Life and Love Story of She-Who-Must-Be-Obeyed.


Dreams of a Robot Dancing Bee

by James Tate

Pulitzer Prize winner James Tate's only collection of short fiction available for the first time in paperback.


Bluets

by Maggie Nelson

"Suppose I were to begin by saying that I had fallen in love with a color."


Hunting the Famous

by William John Stapleton

Hunting the Famous is a meditation on journalism and writing by veteran news reporter John Stapleton. Spanning the decades from the late 1969 to 2009, the book covers everything from the writer and journalist's...


Playing the Game

by Robert Baden-Powell & Mario Sica

Drawing on Baden-Powell's extensive archive, Playing the Game is a rich and evocative selection of his writings, on peace - a major theme throughout his career and the theme of the 2007 centenary celebrations,...


The Heel of Bernadette

by Colette Bryce

Colette Bryce’s first collection is a book of songs: songs of kinship and desire, Ireland and Spain, of myth and belief. Bryce's sensuous and sinuous verse follows the convoluted lines of fate and political...