Listening Length 8 hours and 21 minutes A lush recording, featuring a full cast of A list talent, updates Jane Austen s masterwork Emma Thompson, who wrote the Oscar winning screenplay for Sense and Sensibility, brings her empathetic intelligence and droll wit to her narration of Emma Thompson s
You shall have thousands of gold pieces thousands of thousands millions mountains of gold where will you keep them Two of Ruskin s most powerful essays Traffic and The Roots of Honour The radical Victorian art critic s excoriating defence of dignity and creativity in a world obsessed by
Better mad with the crowd than sane all alone In these witty, Machiavellian aphorisms, unlikely Spanish priest Baltasar Graci n shows us how to exploit friends and enemies alike to thrive in a world of deception and illusion Introducing Little Black Classics 80 books for Penguin s 80th birthday.
Do you see your son, standing over there, in the antechamber Well, I am going to shoot him The story of the great and mad Cambyses, King of Persia, told by part historian, part mythmaker Herodotus of Halicarnassus Introducing Little Black Classics 80 books for Penguin s 80th birthday Little
This book contains the complete novels of Fyodor Dostoyevsky in the chronological order of their original publication 1846 Poor Folk 1846 The Double 1849 Netochka Nezvanova 1859 The Village of Stepanchikovo 1859 Uncle s Dream 1861 The Insulted and the Injured 1862 The House of the Dead
All nations, colors, barbarisms, civilizations, languages A selection taken from Walt Whitman s Leaves of Grass Introducing Little Black Classics 80 books for Penguin s 80th birthday Little Black Classics celebrate the huge range and diversity of Penguin Classics, with books from around the
A collection including the last complete unpublished short stories by F Scott Fitzgerald, the iconic American writer of The Great Gatsby who is widely read today than ever.I d Die For You is a collection of the last remaining unpublished and uncollected short stories by F Scott Fitzgerald,
Learn about the work of William Shakespeare with The Shakespeare Book, packed full of infographics, inspirational quotes, character guides, and bonus material that illuminates the bard s work, from Shakespeare plays like Twelfth Night, Julius Caesar, Hamlet, and As You Like It, to his
eng With an Introduction and Notes by David Rampton, Department of English, University of Ottowa Notes from Underground and Other Stories is a comprehensive collection of Dostoevsky s short fiction Many of these stories, like his great novels, reveal his special sympathy for the solitary and
71 hrs 58 mins Ever since he made his first appearance in A Study In Scarlet, Sherlock Holmes has enthralled and delighted millions of fans throughout the world Now Audible is proud to present Arthur Conan Doyle s Sherlock Holmes The Definitive Collection, read by Stephen Fry A lifelong fan of
Alternate cover edition of ISBN 9780679783268 Since its immediate success in 1813, Pride and Prejudice has remained one of the most popular novels in the English language Jane Austen called this brilliant work her own darling child and its vivacious heroine, Elizabeth Bennet, as delightful a
The unforgettable novel of a childhood in a sleepy Southern town and the crisis of conscience that rocked it, To Kill A Mockingbird became both an instant bestseller and a critical success when it was first published in 1960 It went on to win the Pulitzer Prize in 1961 and was later made into an
Orphaned as a child, Jane has felt an outcast her whole young life Her courage is tested once again when she arrives at Thornfield Hall, where she has been hired by the brooding, proud Edward Rochester to care for his ward Ad le Jane finds herself drawn to his troubled yet kind spirit She falls
Alternate Cover Edition ISBN 0743273567 ISBN13 9780743273565 The Great Gatsby, F Scott Fitzgerald s third book, stands as the supreme achievement of his career This exemplary novel of the Jazz Age has been acclaimed by generations of readers The story is of the fabulously wealthy Jay Gatsby
You can find the redesigned cover of this edition HERE This best selling Norton Critical Edition is based on the 1847 first edition of the novel For the Fourth Edition, the editor has collated the 1847 text with several modern editions and has corrected a number of variants, including accidentals.
Among the seminal texts of the 20th century, Nineteen Eighty Four is a rare work that grows haunting as its futuristic purgatory becomes real Published in 1949, the book offers political satirist George Orwell s nightmarish vision of a totalitarian, bureaucratic world and one poor stiff s