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By F. Scott Fitzgerald

«El gran Gatsby fue un tour de force, pero Suave es l. a. noche es una confesión de fe.»
Francis Scott Fitzgerald

Dick y Nicole Diver, una glamurosa pareja norteamericana, llegan a l. a. Riviera francesa de los felices años veinte, época en que allí se daba cita los angeles beautiful people de todo el mundo. Son ricos, inteligentes, elegantes, irresistiblemente atractivos. Pero algo se oculta tras su aparente perfección: Nicole tiene un secreto, Dick una debilidad, y juntos se dirigen irremediablemente hacia las rocas contra las que su aventura parece abocada a estrellarse.

Suave es los angeles noche es una de las cumbres de los angeles obra de Francis Scott Fitzgerald, su novela más intensa y de mayor carga autobiográfica. En palabras de su esposa Zelda, «hay mucho de su propia vida en este atormentado retrato de opulencia destructiva e idealismo malogrado».

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By Red Skull Publishing

As soon as Upon a Time... Grimm's Fairy stories have introduced magic and enjoyment to thousands, through the generations world wide. They accrued the oral folktales in their time, that are a bit of darkish in beginning, various from the fairy stories you're used to listening to. during this ebook, there are undying classics akin to: Little Red-Cap (Little crimson using Hood) Briar Rose (Sleeping good looks) attractiveness and the Beast Hansel and Grethel Rumpelstiltskin Snow White Tom Thumb Cinderella Rapunzel and fifty five others... accumulated listed below are sixty four of the most well-liked tales by way of the Brothers Grimm with fifty five black-and-white illustrations and photographs, and a loose on-line hyperlink to sixty two audio documents.

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By James Baldwin

Set in Greenwich Village, Harlem, and France, between different locales, Another Country is a unique of passions--sexual, racial, political, artistic--that is gorgeous for its emotional depth and haunting sensuality, depicting women and men, blacks and whites, stripped in their mask of gender and race via love and hatred on the such a lot elemental and stylish. In a small set of buddies, Baldwin imbues the easiest and worst intentions of liberal the USA within the early Seventies.

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By Charles Dickens

'One of Dickens' so much missed, yet so much worthwhile, novels' Peter Ackroyd

Charles Dickens's Barnaby Rudge is a bright portrait of London's descent into anarchy, the place 'King Mob' ideas the streets, and blameless lives are swept up within the chaos. Set opposed to the backdrop of the Gordon Riots of 1780, Barnaby Rudge is a narrative of poser and suspense which starts with an unsolved double homicide and is going directly to contain conspiracy, blackmail, abduction and retribution. in the course of the process the radical fathers and sons develop into hostile, apprentices plot opposed to their masters and Protestants conflict with Catholics at the streets. And, as London erupts into insurrection, Barnaby Rudge himself struggles to flee the curse of his personal prior. With its dramatic descriptions of public violence and personal horror, its unusual secrets and techniques and ghostly doublings, Barnaby Rudge is a robust, nerve-racking combination of ancient realism and Gothic melodrama. This version relies at the one-volume e-book of Barnaby Rudge, reproducing the entire unique illustrations by way of 'Phiz' and George Cattermole. Appendices contain a map of London on the time of the Gordon Riots and the preface to the 1868 edition.

For greater than seventy years, Penguin has been the prime writer of vintage literature within the English-speaking international. With greater than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a world bookshelf of the simplest works all through heritage and throughout genres and disciplines. Readers belief the series to supply authoritative texts better via introductions and notes by way of amazing students and modern authors, in addition to up-to-date translations by way of award-winning translators.

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By Jane Austen

One of the main universally enjoyed and widespread English novels, Pride and Prejudice was once penned as a well-liked leisure. however the consummate artistry of Jane Austen (1775–1817) reworked this bubbling story of rural romance right into a witty, shrewdly saw satire of English kingdom existence that's now considered as one of many central treasures of English language.
In a distant Hertfordshire village, far flung the great trainer roads of George III's England, a rustic squire of no nice capability needs to marry off his 5 vivacious daughters. on the middle of this all-consuming company are his headstrong moment daughter Elizabeth Bennet and her aristocratic suitor Fitzwilliam Darcy — fanatics whose delight has to be humbled and prejudices dissolved sooner than the radical can come to its fabulous conclusion.
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Twenty Thousand Leagues below the ocean is a vintage technology fiction novel via French author Jules Verne released in 1870. It tells the tale of Captain Nemo and his submarine Nautilus, as noticeable from the viewpoint of Professor Pierre Aronnax after he, his servant Conseil, and Canadian whaler Ned Land wash up on their send. at the Nautilus, the 3 embark on a trip which has them going all over the global, lower than the ocean.

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«Dijimos que no había hogar como una balsa, después de todo. Otros sitios parecen estrechos y asfixiantes; pero una balsa, no.»

Criticada y elogiada por igual, esta novela no solo constituye l. a. culminación de los angeles narrativa de Mark Twain, sino también el clásico por excelencia de l. a. literatura estadounidense. Mark Twain, con su irónico sentido del humor y su prosa ágil y precisa, nos lleva por el Mississippi de l. a. mano del inolvidable Huck Finn y su fiel amigo Jim, quien huye de los angeles esclavitud. Novela sobre el racismo, l. a. violencia, l. a. amistad y los angeles libertad en unos años turbulentos, Las aventuras de Huckleberry Finn es una lectura imprescindible a cualquier edad.

La presente edición, en una traducción de José A. de Larrinaga, incluye el «Episodio de l. a. balsa», un pasaje que Mark Twain decidió excluir persuadido por el editor de l. a. primera publicación. Completa el volumen una esclarecedora introducción de R. Kent Rasmussen, uno de los máximos expertos en l. a. obra de Twain.

Roberto Bolaño dijo sobre Las aventuras de Huckleberry Finn...
«Sobrevivir. Esa es una de las magias que el lector encuentra en esta novela. Capacidad para sobrevivir.»

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This is a unique by way of Mark Twain, first released within the uk in December 1884 and within the usa in February 1885. ordinarily named one of the nice American Novels, the paintings is likely one of the first in significant American literature to be written all through in vernacular English, characterised through neighborhood colour regionalism. it's instructed within the first individual through Huckleberry "Huck" Finn, a chum of Tom Sawyer and narrator of 2 different Twain novels (Tom Sawyer out of the country and Tom Sawyer, Detective).

It is an immediate sequel to The Adventures of Tom Sawyer.The e-book is famous for its colourful description of individuals and locations alongside the Mississippi River. Set in a Southern antebellum society that had ceased to exist approximately two decades prior to the paintings was once released, Adventures of Huckleberry Finn is a frequently scathing satire on entrenched attitudes, rather racism.

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By 1792, the idealism of the French Revolution has degenerated right into a Reign of Terror. Ruthless mobs rule the streets of Paris, and every day, 1000's of royalists are sacrificed to the guillotine, with countless numbers extra condemned to keep on with. Their simply desire lies in rescue by means of the Scarlet Pimpernel, the bold chief of an English faction that spirits aristocrats around the Channel to security. This historic experience story first seemed in 1905, yet its impossible to resist combination of romance, intrigue, and suspense renders it undying. Readers thrill to the gallantry of the Pimpernel, whose nom de guerre derives from the wildflower he employs as a calling card. an epidemic to the French specialists, the Pimpernel is the darling of the folks — rather Marguerite Blakeney, who scorns her foppish husband, Sir Percy, as ardently as she admires the Pimpernel. the root of a vintage movie, this ever-popular tale has lately been tailored as a musical, to the pride of Broadway audiences.

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

– contains all of the introductions written through Dickens for every novel.

– comprises all of the NON FICTION by way of Dickens : all papers from the Examiner, family notice, the entire 12 months round and different miscellaneous papers.

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

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

– contain the entire COLLABORATIVE paintings with different authors, even ‘Memoirs of Joseph Grimaldi’ and the collaborative papers from family 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 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 negative RELATION'S STORY

THE kid's STORY

THE SCHOOLBOY'S STORY

NOBODY'S STORY

THE SEVEN terrible TRAVELLERS

THE HOLLY-TREE INN

THE break OF THE GOLDEN MARY

THE PERILS OF sure ENGLISH PRISONERS

A condo TO permit (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 yr 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 – via CHARLES DICKENS AND MARK LEMON

NO THOROUGHFARE: A DRAMA

Official Biography :

THE lifetime of CHARLES DICKENS, through JOHN FORSTER (1875)

Books approximately Dickens :

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

DICKENS, via ADOLPHUS WILLIAM WARD

LIFE OF CHARLES DICKENS, by means of FRANK MARZIALS

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

INTRODUCTIONS by means of ANDREW LANG FOR THE GADSHILL EDITION

A serious research, by means of GEORGE GISSING

DICKENS AND HIS ILLUSTRATORS, through FREDERIC G. KITTON

DICKENS AS AN EDUCATOR, JAMES L. HUGHES

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

DICKENS' LONDON, through M. F. MANSFIELD

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

CHARLES DICKENS by way 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, via Thackeray

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

The obstacles of Dickens, via Henry James

And Many More

Encyclopedic articles approximately Dickens :

“Dickens, Cha

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