Literary collections

New Releases

icon Subscribe to feed

Browse

New & Noteworthy

Best Selling

New Releases

Our Selection

Awards

 

Language

English (2878)

French (1150)

German (143)

Spanish (687)

Italian (291)

 

Category

Delete Literary collections

 

In category

Essays (367)

American (214)

English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh (190)

Letters (129)

Ancient, Classical & Medieval (97)

Canadian (69)

Continental European (57)

Asian (57)

Russian & Former Soviet Union (48)

Middle Eastern (42)

African (33)

Australian & Oceanian (24)

Native American (12)

Caribbean & Latin American (9)

 

Audience

Adult (2878)

 

Protection

All (2878)

DRM Free (2081)

DRM (293)

More options

Little women trilogy

by Louisa May

Following the lives of the four March sisters — Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy - the Little Women trilogy follows the four women from childhood to adulthood. Initially meant to be a single novel, Little Women was so...


In Praise of Folly

by Desiderius Erasmus

In Praise of Folly is an essay by Desiderius Erasmus, first printed in June 1511. It is a satirical attack on superstitions and other traditions of European society as well as on the Western Church. In Praise...


The Great Illustrators of Edgar Allan Poe

by Tony Magistrale & Jessica Slayton

Although there have been over 700 illustrators of Poe?s work over the past two centuries, this book chooses to examine only the best of them.  Beginning with the French in the nineteenth century and tracing...


Walking Against the Red Hand

by James G. Masterson

A Compendium of Poems, Autobiographical and Genealogical Sketches, Writings, Observations, Political Commentary and other Miscellaneous Stuff; plus some fictional stories.


The Old Man and the Sea

by Ernest Hemingway

The Old Man and the Sea was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 1953, and the year after, the Nobel Prize in Literature was awarded to Ernest Hemingway in 1954. It was the last major work of fiction written...


The Man Who Brought Brodsky into English

by Cynthia L. Haven

Brodsky?s poetic career in the West was launched when Joseph Brodsky: Selected Poems was published in 1973. Its translator was a scholar and war hero, George L. Kline. This is the story of that friendship and...


The Man Who Brought Brodsky into English

by Cynthia L. Haven

Brodsky?s poetic career in the West was launched when Joseph Brodsky: Selected Poems was published in 1973. Its translator was a scholar and war hero, George L. Kline. This is the story of that friendship and...


The D'Artagnan Romances - Complete

by Alexandre Dumas

The D'Artagnan Romances are a set of three novels by Alexandre Dumas. There are 6 books here because 'The Vicomte de Bragelonne', was split into 4 separate novels: 'The Vicomte de Bragelonne', 'Ten Years Later',...


Parade's end series

by Ford Madox

Parade's End is a set of 4 novels by Ford Madox Ford. They chronicle the life of Christopher Tietjens, a government statistician from a wealthy landowning family. The series takes place before, during and after...


In the Penal Colony

by Franz Kafka

In the Penal Colony is a short story by Franz Kafka. The story is set in an unnamed penal colony. As in some of Kafka's other writings, the narrator in this story seems detached from, or perhaps numbed by, events...


The Great Gatsby

by F. Scott

This classic work encapsulating the decadence and excess of the 1920s "Jazz Age" follows the unassuming Nick Carraway on his search for the American Dream, which leads him to the doorstep of Jay Gatsby, an enigmatic...


The Simon Necronomicon

by Unknown Author

The Simon Necronomicon is a grimoire written by an unknown author, with an introduction by a man identified only as 'Simon'. Materials presented in the book are a blend of ancient Middle Eastern mythological...


The Book of Travels

by Hanna Diyab, Elias Muhanna, Johannes Stephan & Paulo Lemos Horta

The adventures of the man who created Aladdin

The Book of Travels is ?ann? Diy?b?s remarkable first-person account of his travels as a young man from his hometown of Aleppo to the court of Versailles and back...


The Book of Travels

by Hanna Diyab, Elias Muhanna, Johannes Stephan & Yasmine Seale

The adventures of the man who created Aladdin

The Book of Travels is ?ann? Diy?b?s remarkable first-person account of his travels as a young man from his hometown of Aleppo to the court of Versailles and back...


Far Away from Close to Home

by Vanessa Baden Kelly

New & Noteworthy: The New York Times ?Vivid and relatable. The writing is like Vanessa herself; funny, charming and brave.? ?Mindy Kaling Through a series of extraordinary, incisive, often-humorous essays, Emmy...


Irvin S. Cobb at His Best

by Irvin S. Cobb

Irvis S. Cobb?in his day the highest-paid newspaper columnist in the United States?had a viciously funny sense of humor. This collection assembled 6 of his best humorous stories. Included are:

?SPEAKING OF OPERATIONS??...


I Just Can't Get over You

by Sal Cimorelli

The following collection of Letters in this Book are from Cindy, who is/was from San Jose, California. I had met Cindy in San Jose, California in the mid-90?s, when I was living there. After we had gone out...


Differences

by Robert Dickerson

Here is 'plainspoken' poetry par excellence, accessible and apolitical. The poems in this collection continue to sound 'natural' note as in previous previous volumes. Poetry lovers may find additional interest...


The complete novels

by Jane Austen

This book contains the complete novels of Jane Austen. - Lady Susan - Sense and Sensibility - Pride and Prejudice - Mansfield Park - Emma - Persuasion - Northanger Abbey - Love And Friendship And Other Early...


The complete fairy books

by Andrew Lang

Andrew Lang was a Scottish writer and poet. Lang is best known, however, for his collections of folk and fairy tales. This collection includes the following: The Blue Fairy Book The Red Fairy Book The Green...