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The Charles Dickens Collection

by Charles Dickens & Steppenwolf Press

Charles Dickens created some of the world's best-known fictional characters and is regarded by many as the greatest novelist of the Victorian era. His works enjoyed unprecedented popularity during his lifetime,...


Gone with the Wind

by Margaret Mitchell

Margaret Mitchell was born in Atlanta, Georgia, in November 1900. After a broken ankle immobilized her in 1926, Mitchell started writing a novel that would become Gone With the Wind. Published in 1936, Gone...


The Complete Collection (Illustrated)

by Lewis Carroll

Complete fictional writings of Lewis Carroll with 285 original illustrations. The collection comes with inline tables of contents and links after each text/chapter which lead back to the respective tables. Contents:...


H. G. Wells: The Collection

by H. G. Wells

This book, newly updated, contains now several HTML tables of contents that will make reading a real pleasure!

The first table of contents (at the very beginning of the ebook) lists the titles of all novels included...


Germaine de Staël in Germany: Gender and Literary Authority (1800-1850)

by Judith E. Martin

This study of the impact of Staël and her novels in Germany from 1800-1850 focuses on debates over gender and authorship, first examining commentary and reviews by prominent literary men and women, and then...


Thus Spoke Zarathustra (Selections)/Also sprach Zarathustra (Auswahl): A Dual-Language Book

by Friedrich Nietzsche

This dual-language edition features one third of Nietzsche's work, keeping the most famous concepts intact and encompassing a variety of moods and modes as well as the author's full linguistic scope.


"The Abencerraje" and "Ozmin and Daraja": Two Sixteenth-Century Novellas from Spain

by Barbara Fuchs, Larissa Brewer-Garcia & Aaron J. Ilika

Faithfully translated into modern, accessible English, "The Abencerraje" and "Ozmín and Daraja" offer rich imaginings of life on the Christian-Muslim frontier and reveal early modern Spain's profound fascination...


Pre-Raphaelite Poetry: An Anthology

by Paul Negri

Poetry of Dante Gabriel Rossetti crowns this outstanding collection: highlights include "The Blessed Damozel," "My Sister's Sleep," and selections from The House of Life. Also includes Christina Rossetti's "Remember,"...


Emile

by Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Rousseau considered this tale of a young boy and his tutor the most important of his writings, and its exploration of the retention of human goodness and avoidance of social corruption remains highly influential....


The Vampire in Lore and Legend

by Montague Summers

Riveting study of vampirism in Europe — from vampires in Greek and Roman lore to their presence in Saxon England, Hungary, Czechoslovakia, Russia, Romania, Bulgaria, and even modern Greece.


The Second Treatise of Government and A Letter Concerning Toleration

by John Locke

The first of these two highly influential documents refutes the concept of monarchy's divine right. The second argues for a broad acceptance of alternative religious convictions.


The Wonderful Adventures of Nils

by Selma Lagerlöf

The full version of the novel about Nils, a young boy whose "chief delight was to eat and sleep, and after that he liked best to make mischief". Transformed in a gnome, will be able to talk with the animals...


The Count of Monte Cristo

by Alexandre Dumas (Pere) & Alexandre Dumas

In February of 1815, in Marseille, the sailor Edmond Dantes is falsely accused of Bonapartism and arrested on their wedding day, on the threshold of a brilliant naval career. While imprisoned in the Chateau...


The Black Tulip

by Alexandre Dumas (Pere) & Alexandre Dumas

In the Netherlands, at the end of the seventeenth century, Cornelius Van Beagle is about to create a marvelous flower, a black tulip. Isaac Boxtel, the neighbor tries in every way to steal the precious bulbs....


The Child

by Pascale Kramer & Tamsin Black

An emotionally implosive novel about confronting the death of a loved one and the possibility of hope a child brings.


Transformations of Memory and Forgetting in Sixteenth-Century France: Marguerite de Navarre, Pierre de Ronsard, Michel de Montaigne

by Nicolas Russell

This book proposes that in a number of French Renaissance texts, we observe a shift in thinking about memory and forgetting. Focusing on a corpus of texts by Marguerite de Navarre, Pierre de Ronsard and Michel...


Oscar Wilde Collection

by Oscar Wilde

A complete collection of Oscar Wilde’s works that contains: • Novels and short stories: The Picture Of Dorian Gray, The Happy Prince, The Nightingale And The Rose, The Selfish Giant, The Devoted Friend,...


Hans Brinker, or the Silver Skates

by Mary Mapes Dodge

Novel that tells the story of the Brinker's family, poor due to an accident suffered by their father. In a small village not far from Amsterdam develops the story of the young Hans and his sister Gretel, willing...


Heidi

by Johanna Spyri

The full version of a great classic for children that includes the two parts “Heidi's years of learning and travel” and “ Heidi makes use of what she has learned”. Heidi lives with her gruff grandfather...


Continental Feminism Reader

by Ann J. Cahill & Jennifer Hansen

Ann J. Cahill and Jennifer Hansen collect the most groundbreaking recent work in Continental feminist theory, introducing and explaining pieces that are often mystifying to those outside the field and outside...