Quatre chapitres

By Rabindranath Tagore

Révoltée depuis l’enfance, Ela étouffe dans les conventions d’une société indienne figée. Elle se passionne pour ses études et s’engage à corps perdu dans los angeles lutte pour l’indépendance de l’Inde. Mais son amour pour le poète Atindra va bousculer sa vie. Cette fière héroïne, déchirée entre l’idéal révolutionnaire et los angeles ardour amoureuse, se laisse entraîner plus loin qu’elle ne le voudrait…

Rabindranath Tagore (1861-1941), l’un des plus grands écrivains indiens du XXe siècle, a reçu le prix Nobel de littérature en 1913. Poète, romancier, dramaturge, musicien, acteur, peintre a lutté pour l’indépendance de l’Inde, contre l. a. partition du Bengale, et a soutenu le mouvement de Gandhi. Quatre chapitres est paru pour los angeles première fois en français aux éditions Zulma en 2005.

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The Pigeon (International Writers)

The Pigeon by Patrick Süskind is darkish and haunting story from the writer of the bestselling Perfume - now to be had in e-book for the 1st time

Set in Paris and attracting comparisons with Franz Kafka and Edgar Allan Poe, The Pigeon tells the tale of an afternoon within the meticulously ordered lifetime of financial institution safeguard safeguard Jonathan Noel. Noel who has been hiding from lifestyles given that his spouse left him for her Tunisian lover - whilst he opens his entrance door on an afternoon he believes should be similar to the other, he encounters now not the specified empty hallway yet an unwelcome, diabolical intruder . . .

This demanding, irritating follow-up to the bestselling Perfume is a latest vintage novella from the much-acclaimed Patrick Süskind

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Heart of Darkness and Selected Short Fiction (Barnes & Noble Classics)

By Joseph Conrad

Heart of Darkness and chosen brief Fiction, via Joseph Conrad, is a part of the Barnes & Noble Classics series, which deals caliber variations at cheap costs to the scholar and the final reader, together with new scholarship, considerate layout, and pages of rigorously crafted extras. listed below are many of the amazing good points of Barnes & Noble Classics:
New introductions commissioned from modern most sensible writers and students Biographies of the authors Chronologies of up to date old, biographical, and cultural occasions Footnotes and endnotes Selective discussions of imitations, parodies, poems, books, performs, work, operas, statuary, and movies encouraged via the paintings reviews by means of different well-known authors research inquiries to problem the reader's viewpoints and expectancies Bibliographies for extra interpreting Indices & Glossaries, while appropriateAll variations are superbly designed and are published to more desirable standards; a few contain illustrations of historic curiosity. Barnes & Noble Classics pulls jointly a constellation of influences—biographical, ancient, and literary—to improve every one reader's figuring out of those enduring works.
 
One of the main haunting tales ever written, Joseph Conrad’s Heart of Darkness follows Marlow, a riverboat captain, on a voyage into the African Congo on the top of ecu colonialism. Astounded through the brutal depravity he witnesses, Marlow turns into captivated with assembly Kurtz, a famously idealistic and capable guy stationed farther alongside the river. What he ultimately discovers, even though, is a horror past imagining. middle of Darkness is generally considered as a masterpiece for its brilliant learn of human nature and the greed and ruthlessness of imperialism.

This assortment additionally comprises 3 of Conrad’s best brief tales: “Youth,” the author’s principally autobiographical story of a tender man’s ill-fated sea voyage, within which Marlow makes his first visual appeal, “The mystery Sharer,” and “Amy Forster.”

Features a map of the Congo loose State.
 

A. Michael Matin is a professor within the English division of Warren Wilson university in Asheville, North Carolina. He has released articles on quite a few twentieth-century British and postcolonial writers.

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Long Roll

By Mary Johnston

Books for every kind of Readers. ReadHowYouWant bargains the widest choice of on-demand, obtainable structure variants out there this present day. Our 7 diverse sizes of EasyRead are optimized via expanding the font measurement and spacing among the phrases and the letters. We associate with prime publishers worldwide. Our objective is to have available variants at the same time published with publishers' new books in order that all readers may have entry to the books they need to learn. to discover extra books on your structure stopover at www.readhowyouwant.com

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The Age of Innocence

By Edith Wharton

The Age of Innocence is Edith Wharton's 12th novel, firstly serialized in 4 elements within the Pictorial overview journal in 1920, and later published by means of D. Appleton and corporate as a publication in big apple and in London. It gained the 1921 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, making it the 1st novel written via a girl to win the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, and therefore Wharton the 1st girl to win the prize.The tale is decided in upper-class manhattan urban within the 1870s.

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Complete Works of Charles Dickens (1300 Illustrations)

– All 15 novels and all illustrated with the unique pictures and lots of extra (1300 illustrations). the photographs are optimized for booklet analyzing. the entire italics and capitals were restored within the textual content. So, the italics look quite 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, loved ones note, the entire 12 months round and different miscellaneous papers.

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

– comprises the whole poetry, performs, letters and speeches.

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

– contains 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 by way of 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 journey 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 bad RELATION'S STORY

THE kid's STORY

THE SCHOOLBOY'S STORY

NOBODY'S STORY

THE SEVEN terrible TRAVELLERS

THE HOLLY-TREE INN

THE spoil OF THE GOLDEN MARY

THE PERILS OF definite ENGLISH PRISONERS

A condo TO allow (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 historical past 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 way of CHARLES DICKENS AND MARK LEMON

NO THOROUGHFARE: A DRAMA

Official Biography :

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

Books approximately Dickens :

HIS existence AND paintings, by means of F. B. PERKINS

DICKENS, through ADOLPHUS WILLIAM WARD

LIFE OF CHARLES DICKENS, by means of FRANK MARZIALS

MY FATHER AS I bear in mind HIM, by way of MAMIE DICKENS

INTRODUCTIONS through ANDREW LANG FOR THE GADSHILL EDITION

A severe examine, through GEORGE GISSING

DICKENS AND HIS ILLUSTRATORS, by means of FREDERIC G. KITTON

DICKENS AS AN EDUCATOR, JAMES L. HUGHES

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

DICKENS' LONDON, via M. F. MANSFIELD

THE PUZZLE OF DICKENS’S final PLOT, by means of ANDREW LANG

CHARLES DICKENS by way of GILBERT KEITH CHESTERTON

APPRECIATIONS AND CRITICISMS OF THE WORKS OF CHARLES DICKENS through GILBERT KEITH CHESTERTON

Short papers and criticisms :

Dickens in France, by way of Thackeray

"Review of The outdated interest store" via Edgar Allan Poe

The obstacles of Dickens, through Henry James

And Many More

Encyclopedic articles approximately Dickens :

“Dickens, Cha

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The Picture of Dorian Gray: The Uncensored Original Text

By Oscar Wilde

- offers an in depth dialogue of historic context and designated textual annotations

In 1890, Oscar Wilde submitted the typescript of his new novel, the image of Dorian grey, to the editor of Lippincott’s per 30 days journal, which had reduced in size to post it. surprised via what he learn, the editor proceeded, with no Wilde’s wisdom, to chop a number of specific or suggestive passages. After the outcry following the magazine’s e-book, Wilde was once careworn into making extra adjustments for the 1891 unlock of the radical in publication shape. Every model of the ebook released given that has used this heavily-censored 1891 textual content. till now.

Stonewall rebellion Press is happy to give the 1st publication variation of the unconventional Oscar Wilde really wrote, the single he meant the general public to read. stunning, erotic, every now and then even pornographic, Wilde’s unique photograph of Dorian grey is either a braver and extra relocating paintings than the model readers have regularly identified. during this meticulously-edited variation, in line with the author’s unpublished typescript and specifically formatted for Kindle, readers can eventually event Wilde’s masterpiece as he meant it, loose from the homophobic censorship that has marred it for over a century.

“The model that Wilde submitted to Lippincott's is the higher fiction. It has the quick and uncanny rhythm of a contemporary fairy story – and Dorian is the best of Wilde's fairy tales.”
Alex Ross (New Yorker)

“It's a revelatory workout to envision the textual content of Wilde's unique typescript. It yields a deeper figuring out of its writer and of the hypocrisy and intolerance of late-Victorian English society which ended in his two-year imprisonment for ‘gross indecency’.” Joel Greenberg (The Australian)

“The typescript is, in addition to more true to Wilde's unique intentions, a greatly larger novel than the single such a lot people be aware of. to name Wilde's past model leaner might pass over the flavour and element of this aestheticism-drenched paintings, yet it's a faster, bolder, extra uncompromising, much less moralistic and in each admire extra affecting paintings than its edited, rewritten, or in a different way censored versions.” Tim Pfaff (Bay zone Reporter)

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Treatise on Electricity and Magnetism, Volume 2

By Physics, James Clerk Maxwell

Quantity 2 of the nice physicist and mathematician's final elaboration of the speculation of electromagnetism covers the research of solenoids and shells, magnetic induction, equipment of statement, and terrestrial magnetism. extra themes include the mutual motion of electrical currents, dimensions of electrical devices, and masses extra. 1891 variation.

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The Golden Lotus: Jin Ping Mei, Volume 1

By Robert E. Hegel, Lanling Xiaoxiaosheng, Clement Egerton, Shu Qingchun

A saga of ruthless ambition, homicide, and lust, this vintage novel—admired in its personal time for its literary characteristics and biting indictment of the immorality and cruelty of its age—lays naked the rivalries inside of a filthy rich family members whereas chronicling its upward thrust and fall.

This version contains a new creation by means of Robert Hegel of Washington college, and comprises the full textual content as translated via Clement Egerton with the help of Shu Qingchun, who as Lao She grew to become essentially the most well-known chinese language writers of the 20 th century.

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