Jerome Klapka Jerome (8 books)


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Jerome Klapka Jerome (May 2, 1859 – June 14, 1927) was an English author, best known for the humorous travelogue Three Men in a Boat.

Jerome was born in Walsall, at that time part of the county of Staffordshire, where there is now a museum in his honour, and was brought up in poverty in London.

Other works include the essay collections Idle Thoughts of an Idle Fellow and Second Thoughts of an Idle… (more)


Idle Thoughts of an Idle Fellow

Three Men in a Boat

by Jerome Klapka Jerome

Three Men in a Boat (To Say Nothing of the Dog), published in 1889, is a humorous account by Jerome K. Jerome of a boating holiday on the Thames between Kingston and Oxford. The book was initially intended to...

Tre uomini in barca (per tacer del cane)

by Jerome Klapka Jerome

Tre uomini in barca (per tacere del cane) o, in alcune traduzioni, Tre uomini in barca (per non parlare del cane) è un romanzo nato quasi per un malinteso, visto che l'autore, originariamente, aveva redatto...

Appunti di romanzo

by Jerome Klapka Jerome

Quattro amici, dopo aver cenato insieme, decidono di scrivere un romanzo. Ritroviamo l'umorismo di J. K. Jerome che attraverso questo espediente metaletterario riesce a raccontare nuove vicende e avventure curiose.

Second Thoughts of an Idle Fellow

Three Men on the Bummel

Trois Hommes en Balade

by Jerome Klapka Jerome

Les trois compères de « Trois hommes dans un bateau » partent faire une balade en Allemagne, à pied, en vélo ou en attelage. Au cours de cette longue promenade, il leur arrive de multiples aventures. Celles-ci...

All Roads Lead to Calvary