Télécharger le livre :  Emma

When her former governess finds happiness as the bride of a local widower, the brilliant and beautiful Emma Woodhouse — one of Jane Austen’s immortal creations — flatters herself that she alone has secured the marriage and that she possesses a special talent for...
Editeur : ClassicBooks by KTHTK
Parution : 2021-06-18

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Télécharger le livre :  Moby Dick

A masterpiece of storytelling, this epic saga pits Ahab, a brooding and fantastical sea captain, against the great white whale that crippled him. In telling the tale of Ahab's passion for revenge and the fateful voyage that ensued, Melville produced far more than the...
Editeur : ClassicBooks by KTHTK
Parution : 2021-06-18

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Télécharger le livre :  Happy All the Time

A 'jewel of romantic comedy' (New York Times) from the late great author, adored by Nigella Lawson, Dolly Alderton, Katherine Heiny and Caroline O'Donoghue.It was just as she suspected: love turned you into perfect mush.GUIDO is not in the habit of falling in love with...
Editeur : Weidenfeld & Nicolson
Parution : 2021-03-18
Collection : W&N Essentials
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Télécharger le livre :  Moby Dick

A masterpiece of storytelling, this epic saga pits Ahab, a brooding and fantastical sea captain, against the great white whale that crippled him. In telling the tale of Ahab's passion for revenge and the fateful voyage that ensued, Melville produced far more than the...
Editeur : MA Publishing
Parution : 2021-02-03

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Télécharger le livre :  Lady Susan & The Watsons

Lady Susan has just arrived uninvited at the country home of her brother-in-law, Charles, and his unwelcoming wife, Catherine. Susan’s reputation as an accomplished coquette precedes her, and Catherine will not allow her own brother, Reginald, to fall prey to Susan’s...
Editeur : ClassicBooks
Parution : 2021-01-26

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Télécharger le livre :  Frankenstein

Mary Shelley began writing Frankenstein when she was only eighteen. At once a Gothic thriller, a passionate romance, and a cautionary tale about the dangers of science, Frankenstein tells the story of committed science student Victor Frankenstein. Obsessed with...
Editeur : ClassicBooks
Parution : 2021-01-02

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Télécharger le livre :  Childhood, Boyhood and Youth (riverrun editions)

'The beautiful illusion, when reading Tolstoy, is that one is looking directly at the world, as opposed to a depiction' Andrew O'Hagan from his preface to Childhood, Boyhood and YouthPublished in 1852, when he was just twenty-four, Childhood was Tolstoy's first...
Editeur : Riverrun
Parution : 2020-11-12

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Télécharger le livre :  A Drop of Patience

At the age of five, a blind African-American boy is handed over to a brutal state home. Here Ludlow Washington will suffer for eleven years, until his prodigious musical talent provides him an unlikely ticket back into the world.The property of a band, playing for...
Editeur : Riverrun
Parution : 2019-10-03

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Télécharger le livre :  The War of the Worlds

'The classic tale of alien invasion, and still the best' The TimesThe first modern depiction of extra-terrestrials attacking the earth, The War of the Worlds remains one of the most influential of all science-fiction works. It shows the whole of human civilization under...
Editeur : Penguin
Parution : 2019-01-31

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Télécharger le livre :  A Different Drummer

'More than lives up to the hype' Observer'Set to become a publishing sensation' Kirsty Lang, BBC Front Row'An astounding achievement' Sunday Times'The lost giant of American literature' New YorkerJune, 1957. One afternoon, in the backwater town of Sutton, a young black...
Editeur : Riverrun
Parution : 2018-11-01

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Télécharger le livre :  Peace Like a River

When Israel Finch and Tommy Basca, the town bullies, break into the home of school caretaker Jeremiah Land, wielding a baseball bat and looking for trouble, they find more of it than even they expected. For seventeen-year-old Davey is sitting up in bed waiting for them...
Editeur : Corsair
Parution : 2018-10-04

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Télécharger le livre :  The New York Stories

‘Superb... These thirty-two stories inhabit the Technicolor vernaculars of taxi drivers, barbers, paper pushers and society matrons... O'Hara was American fiction's greatest eavesdropper, recording the everyday speech and tone of all strata of mid-century society’ Wall...
Editeur : Vintage Digital
Parution : 2018-07-05

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Télécharger le livre :  Fiasco

'There were two kinds of landscape characteristic of the inner planets of the Sun: the purposeful and the desolate.'The planet Quinta is pocked with ugly mounds and covered by a spiderweb-like network draped from spindly poles. It is a kingdom of phantoms and of a...
Editeur : Penguin
Parution : 2018-07-05

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Télécharger le livre :  At the Mountains of Madness

'To that flash of semi-vision can be traced a full half of the horror which has ever since haunted us'An expedition to Antarctica goes horribly wrong as a group of explorers stumbles upon some mysterious ancient ruins, with devastating consequences. At the Mountains of...
Editeur : Penguin
Parution : 2018-06-07

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Télécharger le livre :  Lord Peter Wimsey: The Complete Short Stories

Discover Dorothy L. Sayers' inimitable Golden Age detective in this newly published collection of the complete Lord Peter Wimsey stories. Presented in chronological order, these short stories see Lord Peter Wimsey bringing his trademark wit and unique detection skills...
Editeur : Hodder & Stoughton
Parution : 2018-02-08

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Télécharger le livre :  Family History

Evelyn, aged thirty-nine, is an attractive widow living an irreproachable life. Then she meets Miles, fifteen years her junior, and falls passionately in love. But both lovers have strong personalities and passion does not equal happiness.Evelyn, deeply jealous and...
Editeur : Vintage Digital
Parution : 2018-02-01

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Télécharger le livre :  Blade Runner

World War Terminus had left the Earth devastated. Through its ruins, bounty hunter Rick Deckard stalked, in search of the renegade replicants who were his prey. When he wasn¿t ¿retiring¿ them with his laser weapon, he dreamed of owning a live animal -- the ultimate...
Editeur : Gollancz
Parution : 2017-09-14

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Télécharger le livre :  Argimou

Both an adventure-laced captivity tale and an impassioned denunciation of the marginalization of Indigenous culture in the face of European colonial expansion, Douglass Smith Huyghue’s Argimou (1847) is the first Canadian novel to describe the fall of eighteenth-century...
Editeur : Wilfrid Laurier University Press
Parution : 2017-08-24
Collection : Early Canadian Literature
Format(s) : PDF
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Télécharger le livre :  Leviathan

'The life of man, solitary, poore, nasty, brutish, and short' Written during the chaos of the English Civil War, Thomas Hobbes' Leviathan asks how, in a world of violence and horror, can we stop ourselves from descending into anarchy? Hobbes' case for a 'common-wealth'...
Editeur : Penguin
Parution : 2017-07-27

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Télécharger le livre :  The Will to Power

'This world is the will to power - and nothing besides!'One of the great minds of modernity, Friedrich Nietzsche smashed through the beliefs of his age. These writings, which did much to establish his reputation as a philosopher, offer some of his most powerful and...
Editeur : Penguin
Parution : 2017-01-26

Format(s) : ePub
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