New PDF release: The Papers (1903)

By Henry James

ISBN-10: 1169240852

ISBN-13: 9781169240858

ISBN-10: 1981327959

ISBN-13: 9781981327959

This early paintings through Henry James used to be initially released in 1903 and we're now republishing it with a new introductory biography. Henry James was once born in manhattan urban in 1843. one in all 13 kids, James had an unorthodox early schooling, switching among faculties, deepest tutors and personal reading.. James released his first tale, ‘A Tragedy of Error’, within the Continental per thirty days in 1864, whilst he was once 20 years outdated. In 1876, he emigrated to London, the place he remained for nearly all of the remainder of his existence, turning into a British citizen in 1915. From this aspect on, he was once a highly prolific writer, finally generating twenty novels and greater than 100 brief tales and novellas, in addition to literary feedback, performs and travelogues. among James's most famed works are The Europeans (1878), Daisy Miller (1878), Washington sq. (1880), The Bostonians (1886), and some of the most well-known ghost tales of all time, The flip of the Screw (1898). we're republishing those vintage works in reasonable, prime quality, glossy variants, utilizing the unique textual content and artwork.

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Download e-book for kindle: The Complete Enderby (Vintage Classics) by Anthony Burgess

By Anthony Burgess

ISBN-10: 0099541432

ISBN-13: 9780099541431

Enderby is a poet, social critic and Catholic. He will be stumbled on hiding within the bathroom the place a lot of his most sensible paintings consists, or maybe in Rome, brainwashed into respectability through a glamorous spouse, aftershave and the dolce vita. even if he's pursuing revenge and idea in Morocco, expounding on his infamous intercourse movie on a television chat express, or writing a success musical in response to the lifestyles and paintings of Shakespeare, Enderby emerges triumphant.

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Get The Hermaphrodite (Legacies of Nineteenth-Century American PDF

By Julia Ward Howe,Gary Williams

ISBN-10: 0803218877

ISBN-13: 9780803218871

ISBN-10: 080322415X

ISBN-13: 9780803224155

Written within the 1840s and published right here for the 1st time, Julia Ward Howe’s novel a few hermaphrodite is not like whatever of its time—or, honestly, of our personal. Narrated by way of Laurence, who's raised and lives as a guy and is enjoyed through women and men alike, but can reply to neither, this unconventional tale explores the belief “that fervent hearts needs to borrow the hide of paintings, in the event that they may win the correct to specific, in any outward shape, the inner hearth that consumes them.” Laurence describes his repudiation through his relations, his involvement with an enticing widow, his next wanderings and eventual attachment to a sixteen-year-old boy, his personal tutelage by way of a Roman nobleman and his sisters, and his final reunion along with his early love. His is a narrative designated in nineteenth-century American letters, right now a awesome mirrored image of a principally hidden internal existence and a richly imagined story of coming-of-age at odds with one’s culture.

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Download PDF by Edgar Allan Poe: The Complete Tales and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe (Penguin

By Edgar Allan Poe

ISBN-10: 1520630808

ISBN-13: 9781520630809

ISBN-10: 1937994430

ISBN-13: 9781937994433

Macabre events in remoted castles … grotesque bestial murders … conversing ravens, hellish black pits, innocents buried alive …

Prepare to be chilled and enthralled through the haunting genius of the stated grasp of gothic horror and suspense, Edgar Allan Poe. The tales and poems during this entire anthology probe to the depths of the human psyche and comprise the notorious – and arguably the 1st ever – detective tale ‘Murders within the Rue Morgue’; the nerve-racking vintage, ‘The Fall of the home of Usher’ and the horrifyingly claustrophobic, ‘The Pit and the Pendulum’.

The ideal bedtime learn – for the bold and the courageous …

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New PDF release: Black No More (Penguin Classics)

By George S. Schuyler,Danzy Senna

ISBN-10: 0143131885

ISBN-13: 9780143131885

The landmark comedian satire that asks, “What may ensue if all black humans in the United States became white?”

It’s New Year’s Day 1933 in long island urban, and Max Disher, a tender black guy, has simply discovered definite Dr. Junius Crookman has came across a mysterious approach that permits humans to bleach their pores and skin white—a new method to “solve the yank race problem.” Max leaps on the chance, and after a quick remain on the Crookman Sanitarium, he turns into Matthew Fisher, a white guy who’s in a position to reach every thing he’s ever sought after: funds, energy, reliable liquor, and the white lady who rejected him while he was once black.

Lampooning myths of white supremacy and racial purity and caricaturing in demand African American leaders like W. E. B. Du Bois, Madam C. J. Walker, and Marcus Garvey, Black No More is a masterwork of speculative fiction and a hilarious satire of America’s obsession with race.

For greater than seventy years, Penguin has been the major writer of vintage literature within the English-speaking global. With greater than 1,800 titles, Penguin Classics represents an international bookshelf of the simplest works all through heritage and throughout genres and disciplines. Readers belief the sequence to supply authoritative texts improved through introductions and notes by means of exceptional students and modern authors, in addition to updated translations through award-winning translators.

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Download PDF by Henry James: Tales of Three Cities (A Collection of Short Stories)

By Henry James

ISBN-10: 1354396413

ISBN-13: 9781354396414

ISBN-10: 1447469801

ISBN-13: 9781447469803

This early paintings by way of Henry James was once initially released in 1884 and we're now republishing it with a new introductory biography. Henry James used to be born in manhattan urban in 1843. one in all 13 childrens, James had an unorthodox early schooling, switching among colleges, deepest tutors and personal reading.. James released his first tale, ‘A Tragedy of Error’, within the Continental per 30 days in 1864, while he used to be two decades outdated. In 1876, he emigrated to London, the place he remained for nearly all of the remainder of his lifestyles, changing into a British citizen in 1915. From this element on, he used to be a highly prolific writer, finally generating twenty novels and greater than 100 brief tales and novellas, in addition to literary feedback, performs and travelogues. among James's most famed works are The Europeans (1878), Daisy Miller (1878), Washington sq. (1880), The Bostonians (1886), and probably the most well-known ghost tales of all time, The flip of the Screw (1898). we're republishing those vintage works in cheap, top of the range, sleek versions, utilizing the unique textual content and artwork.

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Download e-book for kindle: The Rosy Crucifixion: Sexus, Plexus, Nexus by Henry Miller

By Henry Miller

ISBN-10: 1596541113

ISBN-13: 9781596541115

Henry Miller's Rosy Crucifixion, his moment significant trilogy, took greater than 10 years for the writer to accomplish. starting in 1949 with Sexus, a piece so debatable all of Paris was once abuzz with L'Affaire Miller, (and writer Maurice Girodias observed himself threatened with jail), following in 1952 with Plexus, and eventually concluding with 1959's Nexus, the 3 works are a stunning array of scenes, sexual encounters and concepts, protecting Miller's ultimate days in manhattan, his courting with June Miller and her lover, his tackle the humanities, his favourite writers, his suggestions, his insights, his days and his nights, ultimately finishing with an excellent farewell to the existence he'd recognized and an anticipation of the existence he may lead.

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Siri Hustvedt,Cecilia Ceriani Calero's El verano sin hombres (Panorama de narrativas) (Spanish PDF

By Siri Hustvedt,Cecilia Ceriani Calero

ISBN-10: 8433977393

ISBN-13: 9788433977397

Cuando Boris Izcovich dijo los angeles palabra «pausa», Mia Fredricksen, de cincuenta y cinco años, enloqueció. Porque lo que deseaba su marido period una pausa en su matrimonio, después de treinta años sin adulterios y una hija encantadora. Hay que decir que l. a. «pausa» de Boris es francesa, compañera de trabajo, joven y con buenas tetas. Pero l. a. locura de Mia no fue más que una breve psicosis, y ese verano regresa a Bonden, los angeles ciudad de su infancia, donde aún vive su madre en una residencia para ancianas activas e independientes. Mia alquila una casa, se relaciona con sus vecinos, una joven recién casada con dos niños y un marido que le despierta sospechas de maltrato, y visita a su madre y a su grupo de amigas. Recupera los recuerdos de su infancia, y descubre algunos secretos de los angeles femineidad de otras generaciones. También dirige un taller de poesía con un grupo de estudiantes. Y con todos estos incidentes, historias y vidas, Mia urde esta veloz, brillante comedia feminista, de inesperado final... «Una irónica, brillante meditación sobre los angeles identidad femenina, escrita en una prosa lírica, seductora» (Lucy Scholes, The Sunday Times), «Cómica, very important y brillante, aunque trate temas de vida o muerte» (Maria Russo, the hot York Times).

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Get Frau Jenny Treibel oder Wo sich Herz zum Herzen findt PDF

By Theodor Fontane

ISBN-10: 3958550398

ISBN-13: 9783958550391

ISBN-10: 3958550401

ISBN-13: 9783958550407

Frau Jenny Treibel" gilt als Fontanes heiterster Roman. Geschickt webt er in die Handlung um die nach Höherem strebende Jenny eine entlarvende Gesellschaftssatire ein, die kunstvoll dem Bürgertum den Spiegel vorhält. Durch eine überzeichnete Beschreibung der Eigenheiten des Besitz- und Bildungsbürgertums, stellt er diese einander gegenüber und gibt somit einen Einblick in die bürgerliche Gesellschaft des 19. Jahrhunderts.
Theodor Fontane (1819-1898) ist einer der bedeutendsten Vertreter des poetischen Realismus in Deutschland.

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