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Modernism and the Women’s Popular Romance in Britain, 1885–1925

by Martin Hipsky

Today?s mass-market romances have their precursors in late Victorian popular novels written by and for women. In Modernism and the Women?s Popular Romance Martin Hipsky scrutinizes some of the best-selling British...


The Tale of Timmy Tiptoes

by Beatrix Potter

Timmy Tiptoes and his wife Goody, are two squirrels gathering nuts for the winter and storing them in hollow trees. Wrongly suspected of stealing other squirrel's nuts, Timmy is beaten up and trapped in a woodpecker's...


The Tale of Little Pig Robinson

by Beatrix Potter

Out to go to market, Little Pig Robinson will live a series of amazing adventures that will lead him to settle on a pleasant little island in the South Seas. Book illustrated with beautiful Potter's watercolors....


The Tale of Johnny Town-Mouse

by Beatrix Potter

Timmy Willie is a country mouse who falls asleep in a hamper of vegetables and wakes up in the city. It will be made welcome by Johnny Town-Mouse, but soon regrets the peace and simplicity of the life in the...


Appley Dapply's nursery rhymes

by Beatrix Potter

A collection of seven nursery rhymes with accompanying illustrations.


Cecily Parsley's Nursery Rhymes

by Beatrix Potter

A compilation of traditional nursery rhymes with accompanying illustrations.


The Tale of Mr. Tod

by Beatrix Potter

Tommy Brock, a badger, kidnaps the sons of Benjamin Bunny and disappears hiding in one of Mr. Tod's houses. Mr. Tod, came home and discovered the invasion starts a fight with Tommy. Benjamin Bunny and Peter...


The Tale of Pigling Bland

by Beatrix Potter

Pigling Bland is a young and sensitive sow. On the way to the market, got lost in a forest and spend the night in a chicken coop. Here he meets Pig-wig, a black Berkshire sow, stolen from her owner to be turned...


Agnes Grey

by Anne Brontë

The simple but profound story of a governess working at several bourgeois families who leaves his father's house to learn about the world.


Mark Ford: Selected Poems

by Mark Ford

Selected Poems charts Mark Ford's growing complexity as a writer and his mastery and use of form. John Ashbery calls Ford's work "refreshing" and it's that exuberance and goodwill that animates the poems, giving...


Beatrix Potter's Tales

by Beatrix Potter

Collection of Beatrix Potter's 23 Tales with images: The Tale of Peter Rabbit, The Tale of Squirrel Nutkin, The Tailor of Gloucester, The Tale of Benjamin Bunny, The Tale of Two Bad Mice, The Tale of Mrs. Tiggy-Winkle,...


Rider Haggard Collection - Allan Quatermain Series

by Henry Rider Haggard

The complete Allan Quatermain Series in 18 books. Containing King Solomon's Mines; Allan Quatermain; Allan's Wife; Maiwa's Revenge: or, The War of the Little Hand; Marie; Child of Storm; Allan and the Holy Flower;...


The Wind in the Willows

by Kenneth Grahame

A curious Mole, a friendly Rat, a rascal and capricious Toad, a grumpy and wise Badger. The adventures of four animals divided between the need to live safely in their dens and the irrepressible desire for adventure,...


African Novels

by Aa. Vv.

Collection containing the 12 mystery novels of the African Cycle: Sanders of the River, The People of the River, The River of Stars, Bosambo of the River, Bones, The Keepers of the King's Peace, Lieutenant Bones,...


The Tale of Peter Rabbit

by Beatrix Potter

The story of a family of rabbits, composed by the mother and three daughters and a rebellious son Peter. They are forbidden from entering a vegetable garden grown by a man named Mr John McGregor whose wife had...


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.


A Sicilian Romance

by Ann Radcliffe

Gothic novel that takes place on the northern shore of Sicily and tells a turbulent history of the fallen aristocrats of the house of Mazzini between love, mystery and suicide.


Thirteen Stories by Fitz-James O'Brien: The Realm of the Mind

by Wayne R. Kime

This volume forms part of a continuing initiative by Wayne R. Kime to make available the writings of Fitz-James O’Brien (1828-1862), an Irish-American literary man who during his lifetime won reputation as...


Limbo

by Aldous Huxley & Mint Editions

Limbo (1920) is a collection of short fiction by English author Aldous Huxley. Mostly satirical, Huxley?s novella, play, and four short stories show a promising writer at the very beginning of his career.

In...


The Variorum Edition of the Poetry of John Donne

by John Donne & Jeffrey S. Johnson

Based on an exhaustive study of the manuscripts and printed editions in which these poems have appeared, the eighth in the series of The Variorum Edition of the Poetry of John Donne presents newly edited critical...