Category: Literary Classics

Download E-books Jacques el fatalista (Clasicos) PDF

Jacques el fatalista pone en juego varias historias dentro de los angeles historia, algunas paralelas, otras convergentes, pero todas magistralmente articuladas. Todas ellas se insertan en un universo donde existen las paradojas, el humor, los angeles ironía, l. a. crítica, los angeles filosofía de los angeles vida cotidiana y l. a. filosofía common. l. a. historia de los amores de Jacques es el punto de partida de una novela delirante, una pieza literaria imprescindible, considerada l. a. novela satírica francesa por excelencia.

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Download E-books Diálogo de la moda y de la muerte (Great Ideas 30) PDF

A lo largo de l. a. historia, algunos libros han cambiado el mundo. Han transformado los angeles manera en que nos vemos a nosotros mismos y a los demás. Han inspirado el debate, los angeles discordia, l. a. guerra y los angeles revolución. Han iluminado, indignado, provocado y consolado. Han enriquecido vidas, y también las han destruido. Taurus publica las obras de los grandes pensadores, pioneros, radicales y visionarios cuyas principles sacudieron los angeles civilización y nos impulsaron a ser quienes somos. Leopardi, poeta y filósofo, explora en este humorístico y a l. a. vez despiadado diálogo el poder de l. a. moda y su extraña irracionalidad. Con un unique estilo satírico imagina además otras fabulosas conversaciones entre Hércules y Atlas, entre los angeles Naturaleza y un islandés y entre los angeles Tierra y los angeles Luna.

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Download E-books Moll Flanders PDF

Composed within the wake of Defoe’s newfound literary good fortune, Moll Flanders tells the tale of an eighteenth century girl who takes destiny into her personal palms via constructing his abilities as a thief and con artist. touring backward and forward among England and the USA (or from one con to another), Moll’s tale rejects the antiquated inspiration of lady dependence and demonstrates the complete power of a woman’s persistence and autonomy.

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Download E-books Complete Works of Charles Dickens (1300 Illustrations) PDF

– All 15 novels and all illustrated with the unique pictures and plenty of extra (1300 illustrations). the pictures are optimized for e-book examining. all of the italics and capitals were restored within the textual content. So, the italics look rather as italics and never as capitals.

– contains the entire introductions written via Dickens for every novel.

– contains the entire NON FICTION through Dickens : all papers from the Examiner, family be aware, all of the 12 months round and different miscellaneous papers.

– contains the entire Christmas tales and novellas with all their unique illustrations

– contains the full poetry, performs, letters and speeches.

– contain all of the COLLABORATIVE paintings with different authors, even ‘Memoirs of Joseph Grimaldi’ and the collaborative papers from loved ones Word.

– comprises John Forster's biography of Dickens, many different books approximately Dickens, and feedback papers.

– contains contents desk for every merchandise within the collection

CONTENTS

Novels :

THE PICKWICK PAPERS

OLIVER TWIST

NICHOLAS NICKLEBY

THE outdated interest SHOP

BARNABY RUDGE

MARTIN CHUZZLEWIT

DOMBEY AND SON

DAVID COPPERFIELD

BLEAK HOUSE

HARD TIMES

LITTLE DORRIT

A story of 2 CITIES

GREAT EXPECTATIONS

OUR MUTUAL FRIEND

THE secret OF EDWIN DROOD

Short tales :

SKETCHES through BOZ

SKETCHES OF younger GENTLEMEN

THE LOVING BALLAD OF LORD BATEMAN

THE MUDFOG PAPERS

SKETCHES OF younger COUPLES

MASTER HUMPHREY’S CLOCK

THE LAMPLIGHTER

TO BE learn AT DUSK

THE LAZY travel of 2 IDLE APPRENTICES

HUNTED DOWN

HOLIDAY ROMANCE

GEORGE SILVERMAN'S EXPLANATION

Christmas Books :

A CHRISTMAS CAROL

THE CHIMES

THE CRICKET at the HEARTH

THE conflict OF LIFE

THE HAUNTED guy AND THE GHOST’S BARGAIN

Christmas tales :

A CHRISTMAS TREE

WHAT CHRISTMAS IS AS WE develop OLDER

THE terrible RELATION'S STORY

THE kid's STORY

THE SCHOOLBOY'S STORY

NOBODY'S STORY

THE SEVEN negative TRAVELLERS

THE HOLLY-TREE INN

THE ruin OF THE GOLDEN MARY

THE PERILS OF yes ENGLISH PRISONERS

A condo TO enable (Full Text)

THE HAUNTED HOUSE

A MESSAGE FROM the ocean (Full Text)

TOM TIDDLER'S GROUND

SOMEBODY'S LUGGAGE

MRS. LIRRIPER'S LODGINGS

MRS. LIRRIPER'S LEGACY

DOCTOR MARIGOLD’S PRESCRIPTIONS

MUGBY JUNCTION (Full Text)

NO THOROUGHFARE

Miscellaneous Prose :

MEMOIRS OF JOSEPH GRIMALDI

AMERICAN NOTES

PICTURES FROM ITALY

THE lifetime of OUR LORD

MISCELLANIES FROM THE EXAMINER

A kid's background OF ENGLAND

MISCELLANEOUS PAPERS

REPRINTED items FROM ‘HOUSEHOLD WORDS’

MISCELLANIES FROM ‘HOUSEHOLD WORDS’

MISCELLANIES FROM ‘ALL THE 12 months ROUND’

COLLABORATIVE PAPERS FROM H.S. AND A.T.Y.R.

THE UNCOMMERCIAL TRAVELLER

SPEECHES: LITERARY AND SOCIAL

THE LETTERS OF CHARLES DICKENS, VOL 1

THE LETTERS OF CHARLES DICKENS, VOL 2

THE LETTERS OF CHARLES DICKENS, VOL 3

LETTERS OF CHARLES DICKENS TO WILKIE COLLINS

Poems and Verses :

THE POEMS AND VERSES OF CHARLES DICKENS

Plays :

THE unusual GENTLEMAN

THE VILLAGE COQUETTES

IS SHE HIS WIFE?

THE LAMPLIGHTER

MR. NIGHTINGALE’S DIARY – by means of CHARLES DICKENS AND MARK LEMON

NO THOROUGHFARE: A DRAMA

Official Biography :

THE lifetime of CHARLES DICKENS, by way of JOHN FORSTER (1875)

Books approximately Dickens :

HIS lifestyles AND paintings, through F. B. PERKINS

DICKENS, via ADOLPHUS WILLIAM WARD

LIFE OF CHARLES DICKENS, via FRANK MARZIALS

MY FATHER AS I bear in mind HIM, through MAMIE DICKENS

INTRODUCTIONS via ANDREW LANG FOR THE GADSHILL EDITION

A serious research, via GEORGE GISSING

DICKENS AND HIS ILLUSTRATORS, via FREDERIC G. KITTON

DICKENS AS AN EDUCATOR, JAMES L. HUGHES

BARDELL V PICKWICK, PERCY FITZGERALD, M.A., F.S.A.

DICKENS' LONDON, by way of M. F. MANSFIELD

THE PUZZLE OF DICKENS’S final PLOT, through ANDREW LANG

CHARLES DICKENS by means of GILBERT KEITH CHESTERTON

APPRECIATIONS AND CRITICISMS OF THE WORKS OF CHARLES DICKENS by means of GILBERT KEITH CHESTERTON

Short papers and criticisms :

Dickens in France, by means of Thackeray

"Review of The previous interest store" by means of Edgar Allan Poe

The boundaries of Dickens, by way of Henry James

And Many More

Encyclopedic articles approximately Dickens :

“Dickens, Cha

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Download E-books The Belly of Paris (Modern Library Classics) PDF

By Emile Zola

A part of Emile Zola’s multigenerational Rougon-Macquart saga, The abdominal of Paris is the tale of Florent Quenu, a wrongly accused guy who escapes imprisonment on Devil’s Island. Returning to his local Paris, Florent reveals a urban he slightly acknowledges, with its operating periods displaced to make method for wide boulevards and bourgeois apartments. residing along with his brother’s kin within the newly rebuilt Les Halles marketplace, Florent is quickly stuck up in a perilous maelstrom of meals and politics. Amid intrigue one of the market’s sellers–the fishmonger, the charcutière, the fruit lady, and the cheese vendor–and the fantastic culinary bounty in their labors, we see the dramatic distinction among “fat and skinny” (the wealthy and the terrible) and the way the widening gulf among them traces a urban to the brink.

Translated and with an creation by means of the distinguished historian and nutrients author Mark Kurlansky, The stomach of Paris deals attention-grabbing views at the French capital through the moment Empire–and, in fact, tantalizing descriptions of its luxurious repasts.

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Download E-books The Prince and the Pauper - Literary Touchstone Classic PDF

This Prestwick apartment Literary Touchstone vintage contains a word list, notes, and interpreting guidelines for sharper insights to aid the trendy reader savour Twain's views, allusions, and language. After the younger Prince Edward VI of britain and a peasant boy swap areas, the "little king" attempts to flee from a global within which he needs to beg for nutrients, sleep with rodents, face ridicule, and stay away from assassination. in the meantime, the peasant, who's now the prince, dreads publicity and attainable execution; participants of the court docket think he has long gone mad. a result of switch, either boys examine that social classification, like a lot of existence, depends upon probability and random situation. initially released in 1881, The Prince and the Pauper is considered one of Mark Twain's earliest social satires. together with his caustic wit and biting irony, Twain satirizes the facility of the monarchy, unjust legislation and barbaric punishments, superstitions, and spiritual intolerance. even though often considered as a kid's tale, The Prince and the Pauper bargains adults severe perception right into a humans and period of time not likely all that various from our personal.

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Download E-books Tender Is the Night PDF

Released in 1934, Tender Is the Night was once some of the most talked-about books of the yr. "It's striking how excellent a lot of it is," Ernest Hemingway acknowledged to Maxwell Perkins. "I will say now," John O'Hara wrote Fitzgerald, "Tender Is the Night is within the early levels of being my favourite booklet, much more than This facet of Paradise." And Archibald MacLeish exclaimed: "Great God, Scott...You are an exceptional author. think it -- no longer me."

Set at the French Riviera within the past due Twenties, Tender Is the Night is the tragic romance of the younger actress Rosemary Hoyt and the classy American couple Dick and Nicole Diver. an excellent younger psychiatrist on the time of his marriage, Dick is either husband and medical professional to Nicole, whose wealth goads him right into a way of life now not his personal, and whose growing to be energy highlights Dick's harrowing demise.

A profound research of the romantic inspiration of personality -- lyrical, expansive, and hauntingly evocative -- Tender Is the Night, Mabel evade Luhan remarked, raised F. Scott Fitzgerald to the heights of "a smooth Orpheus."

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Download E-books Selected Letters (Oxford World's Classics) PDF

Seneca's letters to his pal Lucilius are robust ethical essays that still yield illuminating perception into Seneca's own lifestyles and the really turbulent occasions within which he lived. one of many nice Stoic philosophers, Seneca the following courses Lucilius' fight to accomplish knowledge and serenity, uninfluenced by way of worldly feelings. He advises his pal on easy methods to do with out what's superfluous, even if by way of happiness, riches, recognition, or the sentiments. The letters contain literary discussions, ethical exhortation, exemplary heroes and episodes from Roman historical past, and a lurid photograph of up to date luxurious. And below Nero's chaotic reign, the subject of dying is rarely distant. This outstanding new translation by way of eminent pupil Elaine Fantham bargains the biggest choice of Seneca's letters at present on hand. Fantham's priceless advent discusses Seneca's kin and political profession, his many and sundry writings, the character of the letters as real epistles or fiction, their philosophical matters, and different social and cultural features. brief head-notes to every letter summarize its topics and parallels with different letters, starting a window directly to Seneca's world.

About the sequence: For over a hundred years Oxford World's Classics has made on hand the broadest spectrum of literature from all over the world. every one cheap quantity displays Oxford's dedication to scholarship, supplying the main actual textual content plus a wealth of alternative helpful good points, together with specialist introductions through top specialists, voluminous notes to explain the textual content, up to date bibliographies for additional learn, and masses more.

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