Download E-books Cien años de soledad (Spanish Edition) PDF

“Muchos años después, frente al pelotón de fusilamiento, el coronel Aureliano Buendía había de recordar aquella tarde remota en que su padre lo llevó a conocer el hielo”.

 

Con estas palabras empieza una novela ya legendaria en los anales de los angeles literatura common, una de las aventuras literarias más fascinantes del siglo xx. Millones de ejemplares de Cien años de soledad leídos en todas las lenguas y el Premio Nobel de Literatura coronando una obra que se había abierto paso a “boca a boca” —como gusta decir el escritor— son los angeles más palpable demostración de que los angeles aventura fabulosa de los angeles familia Buendía-Iguarán, con sus milagros, fantasías, obsesiones, tragedias, incestos, adulterios, rebeldías, descubrimientos y condenas, representaba al mismo tiempo el mito y l. a. historia, los angeles tragedia y el amor del mundo entero.

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Download E-books Voyage au centre de la Terre (French Edition) PDF

Variation EXCEPTIONNELLE

TEXTE indispensable

Avec Atlantic variants, plongez dans l. a. lecture d'un des plus grands chefs-d'oeuvre de tous les temps dans une très belle édition brochée.

Hambourg, 1863. Le professeur Lidenbrock découvre un manuscrit crypté révélant l'existence en Islande, d'un passage menant au centre de l. a. terre. Accompagné de son neveu Axel, l'impétueux et excentrique géologue organise une expédition dans les entrailles terrestres, qui se révèle être une plongée dans le passé, pleine de péripéties.

D'abord paru en 1864, Voyage au centre de l. a. terre, récit de ce voyage d'une folle audace, est un habile mélange de données scientifiques, d'extrapolations osées et de prodigieuses aventures. Ce chef-d'oeuvre reflète aussi l'engouement d'alors pour une technological know-how jeune, l. a. cryptologie, et deux autres sciences en plein essor, los angeles paléontologie et l. a. géologie.

Jules Verne (1828-1905) était un écrivain Français dont l'immense expertise littéraire fût reconnu en France comme à l'étranger dès l. a. parution du most well known roman de ses Voyages Extraordinaires, qui comptent sixty two romans et 18 nouvelles. Richement documentés, ses romans se situent aussi bien dans le présent technologique de los angeles deuxième moitié du XIXème siècle que dans un monde imaginaire. Plus d'un siècle plus tard, son œuvre exceptionnelle est restée incroyablement populaire dans le monde entier.

Ce chef-d'oeuvre de Jules Verne à l'apogée de son paintings est un incontournable de los angeles littérature classique qui ravira les lecteurs de tous âges.

Retrouvez tous les chefs-d’œuvres des Voyages Extraordinaires de Jules Verne dans une belle assortment brochée de l’éditeur Atlantic variants :
Cinq semaines en ballon
Voyage au centre de l. a. Terre
Vingt mille lieues sous les mers
Le travel du monde en quatre-vingts jours
L'Île mystérieuse

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Download E-books Brave New World PDF

By Aldous Huxley

"Aldous Huxley is the best twentieth century author in English." —Chicago Tribune

Aldous Huxley is rightly thought of a prophetic genius and some of the most very important literary and philosophical voices of the 20 th Century, and Brave New World is his masterpiece. From the writer of The doorways of notion, Island, and numerous different works of fiction, non-fiction, philosophy, and poetry, comes this strong paintings of speculative fiction that has enthralled and terrified readers for generations. Brave New World continues to be completely suitable to at the present time as either a cautionary dystopian story within the vein of the George Orwell vintage 1984, and as thought-provoking, completely pleasant entertainment.

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Download E-books Beware of Pity (New York Review Books Classics) PDF

By Stefan Zweig

Wes Anderson on Stefan Zweig:  "I had by no means heard of Zweig...when I simply roughly accidentally obtained a duplicate of Beware of Pity. I enjoyed this first book.  I additionally learn the The Post-Office GirlThe Grand Budapest Hotel has parts that have been type of stolen from either those books. characters in our tale are vaguely intended to characterize Zweig himself — our “Author” personality, performed via Tom Wilkinson, and the theoretically fictionalised model of himself, performed through Jude legislation. yet, actually, M. Gustave, the most personality who's performed by means of Ralph Fiennes, is modelled considerably on Zweig as well."

"Stefan Zweig was once a gloomy and unorthodox artist; you need to have him back."--Salman Rushdie

The nice Austrian author Stefan Zweig was once a grasp anatomist of the deceitful center, and watch out for Pity, the one novel he released in the course of his lifetime, uncovers the seed of selfishness inside even the best of feelings.

Hofmiller, an Austro-Hungarian cavalry officer stationed on the fringe of the empire, is invited to a celebration on the domestic of a wealthy neighborhood landowner, a global clear of the dreary regimen of the barracks. the environment are glamorous, wine flows freely, and the exhilarated younger Hofmiller asks his host's beautiful daughter for a dance, purely to find that disease has left her painfully crippled. it's a minor blunder that might break his existence, as pity and guilt progressively implicate him in a well-meaning yet tragically wrongheaded plot to revive the sorrowful invalid to health.

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Download E-books Little Dorrit (Penguin Classics) PDF

By Charles Dickens

A novel of serendipity, of fortunes gained and misplaced, and of the spectre of imprisonment that hangs over all elements of Victorian society

while Arthur Clennam returns to England after decades in a foreign country, he's taking a kindly curiosity in Amy Dorrit, his mother's seamstress, and within the affairs of Amy's father, William Dorrit, a guy of shabby grandeur, lengthy imprisoned for debt in Marshalsea felony. As Arthur quickly discovers, the darkish shadow of the criminal stretches some distance past its partitions to impact the lives of many, from the kindly Mr Panks, the reluctant rent-collector of Bleeding middle backyard, and the tipsily garrulous plants Finching, to Merdle, an unscrupulous financier, and the bureaucratic Barnacles within the Circumlocution workplace. A masterly evocation of the country and psychology of imprisonment, Little Dorrit is likely one of the best works of Dickens's adulthood. Stephen Wall's creation examines Dickens's transformation of adolescence thoughts of his father's incarceration within the Marshalsea borrowers' felony. This revised version comprises extended notes, appendices and advice for extra studying by way of Helen Small, a chronology of Dickens's lifestyles and works, and unique illustrations. 

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 an international bookshelf of the easiest works all through heritage and throughout genres and disciplines. Readers belief the series to supply authoritative texts greater by way of introductions and notes by means of special students and modern authors, in addition to up-to-date translations by way of award-winning translators.

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Download E-books He Knew He Was Right (Penguin Classics) PDF

By Anthony Trollope

The relevant subject of the radical is the sexual jealousy of Louis Trevelyan who unjustly accuses his spouse Emily of a liaison with a chum of her father's. As his suspicion deepens into insanity, Trollope supplies us a profound mental learn within which Louis' obsessive delirium is analogous to the tormented determine of Othello, tragically incorrect by way of self-deception. opposed to the disintegration of the Trevelyans' marriage, a full of life forged of characters discover the guidelines of woman emancipation and the way to tell apart among obedience and subjection. even supposing himself no supporter of women's rights, during this novel a few of Trollope's such a lot lively characters are unmarried women.

Published in 1869, a similar 12 months as John Stuart generators' The Subjection of Women and whereas the Divorce Act was once a relative novelty, He Knew He used to be Right was once a well timed novel, drawing a superb line among the obedience of ladies inside of marriage and their overall ownership by way of men.

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

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Download E-books Emma (Penguin Classics) PDF

The fruits of Jane Austen's genius, a gleaming comedy of affection and marriage
 
Beautiful, shrewdpermanent, rich—and single—Emma Woodhouse is completely content material together with her lifestyles and sees little need for both love or marriage. not anything, even if, delights her greater than interfering within the romantic lives of others. but if she ignores the warnings of her pal Mr. Knightley and makes an attempt to rearrange an appropriate fit for her protegee Harriet Smith, her conscientiously laid plans quickly resolve and feature results that she by no means anticipated. With its imperfect yet fascinating heroine and its witty and sophisticated exploration of relationships, Emma is frequently visible as Jane Austen's so much wonderful work.

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

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Download E-books Bleak House (Penguin Classics) PDF

By Charles Dickens

Charles Dickens's masterful attack at the injustices of the British felony system

As the interminable case of 'Jarndyce and Jarndyce' grinds its manner during the courtroom of Chancery, it attracts jointly a disparate team of individuals: Ada and Richard Clare, whose inheritance is steadily being gobbled through felony expenses; Esther Summerson, a ward of courtroom, whose parentage is a resource of deepening secret; the menacing legal professional Tulkinghorn; the decided sleuth Inspector Bucket; or even Jo, the destitute little crossing-sweeper. A savage, yet frequently comedian, indictment of a society that's rotten to the middle, Bleak House is certainly one of Dickens's such a lot bold novels, with a spread that extends from the drawing rooms of the aristocracy to the poorest of London slums. This version follows the 1st publication version of 1853, and contains the entire unique illustrations by means of 'Phiz', in addition to appendices at the Chancery and spontaneous combustion. In his preface, Terry Eagleton examines characterisation and considers Bleak residence as an early paintings of detective fiction. 

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

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Download E-books Goodbye to Berlin PDF

By Christopher Isherwood

Isherwood's vintage tale of Berlin within the Thirties - and the foundation for Cabaret - now in a stand-alone edition.

First released in 1934, Goodbye to Berlin has been popularized on level and monitor through Julie Harris in I Am a Camera and Liza Minelli in Cabaret. Isherwood magnificently captures 1931 Berlin: fascinating, with its avenues and cafés; marvelously gruesome, with its nightlife and dreamers; risky, with its vice and intrigue; robust and seedy, with its mobs and millionaires ― this used to be the interval while Hitler used to be starting his flow to energy. Goodbye to Berlin is inhabited through a wealth of characters: the unforgettable and “divinely decadent”Sally Bowles; plump Frau¨lein Schroeder, who considers lowering her Bu¨steto relieve her middle palpitations; Peter and Otto, a homosexual couple suffering to come back to phrases with their dating; and the celebrated and doomed Jewish kinfolk, the Landauers.

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Download E-books A Clockwork Orange PDF

By Anthony Burgess

Great tune, it stated, and nice Poetry would prefer quieten glossy adolescence down and make smooth adolescence extra Civilized. Civilized my syphilised yarbles.

A vicious fifteen-year-old droog is the imperative personality of this 1963 vintage. In Anthony Burgess's nightmare imaginative and prescient of the long run, the place the criminals take over after darkish, the tale is instructed by way of the crucial personality, Alex, who talks in a brutal invented slang that brilliantly renders his and his buddies' social pathology. A Clockwork Orange is a daunting myth approximately strong and evil, and the which means of human freedom. while the country undertakes to reform Alex to "redeem" him, the radical asks, "At what cost?" This version comprises the debatable final bankruptcy now not released within the first version and Burgess's creation "A Clockwork Orange Resucked."

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