Download E-books Notes from the Underground PDF

By Fyodor Dostoyevsky

Darkly interesting brief novel depicts the struggles of a doubting, supremely alienated protagonist in an international of relative values. Seminal paintings brought ethical, non secular, political and social subject matters that ruled Dostoyevsky’s later masterworks. Constance Garnett’s authoritative translation is reprinted right here, with a brand new introduction.

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Download E-books A Pale View of Hills PDF

By Kazuo Ishiguro

The tale of Etsuko, a eastern lady now residing on my own in England, living at the fresh suicide of her daughter. In a narrative the place previous and current confuse, she relives scenes of Japan's devastation within the wake of worldwide battle II.

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Download E-books Ivanhoe (Penguin Classics) PDF

"Fight on, courageous knights! guy dies, yet glory lives!"

Banished from England for looking to marry opposed to his father's needs, Ivanhoe joins Richard the Lion middle on a campaign within the Holy Land. On his go back, his passionate hope is to be reunited with the gorgeous yet forbidden woman Rowena, yet he quickly reveals himself taking part in a extra risky video game as he's drawn right into a sour energy fight among the noble King Richard and his evil and scheming brother John. the 1st of Scott's novels to handle a basically English subject, Ivanhoe is set in a hugely romanticized medieval international of tournaments and sieges, chivalry and experience the place dispossessed Saxons are pitted opposed to their Norman overlords, and the place the old and fictional seamlessly merge.

For greater than seventy years, Penguin has been the best 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 improved by means 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 Unconditional Surrender PDF

By Evelyn Waugh

By 1941, after serving in North Africa and Crete, man Crouchback has misplaced his Halberdier idealism. A table task in London supplies him the opportunity of reconciliation together with his former spouse. Then, in Yugoslavia, as a liaison officer with the partisans, Crouch turns into ultimately and completely conscious of the futility of a battle he as soon as observed when it comes to honor.
Unconditional Surrender is the 3rd novel in Waugh's really good Sword of Honor trilogy recording the tumultuous wartime adventures of man Crouchback ("the best paintings of fiction in English to emerge from global battle II" -Atlantic Monthly), which additionally includes Men at fingers and officials and Gentlemen.

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Download E-books Moll Flanders PDF

By Daniel Defoe

‘I grew as impudent a Thief, and as dexterous as ever Moll Cut-Purse was’

Born and deserted in Newgate legal, Moll Flanders is compelled to make her personal approach in life.  She duly embarks on a profession that comes with husband-hunting, incest, bigamy, prostitution and pick-pocketing, till her crimes finally meet up with her. one of many earliest and so much brilliant girl narrators within the historical past of the English novel, Moll recounts her adventures with impossible to resist wit and candour—and sufficient guile that the reader is left doubtful even if she is finally a redeemed sinner or a winning opportunist. Based at the first version of 1722, this quantity features a chronology, notes on foreign money and maps of London and Virginia within the overdue 17th century.

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 a world bookshelf of the simplest works all through historical past and throughout genres and disciplines. Readers belief the series to supply authoritative texts more advantageous by means of introductions and notes through individual students and modern authors, in addition to up-to-date translations through award-winning translators.

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Download E-books No caminho de Swann PDF

By Marcel Proust

Esta reedição pela Editora Globo de Em busca do pace perdido, obra capital de Marcel Proust, um dos maiores escritores do século XX, é de grande importância para seus velhos e novos amantes. No caminho de Swann, o primeiro quantity, saiu em 1948, magistralmente traduzido por Quintana. Esta nova edição ultrapassa as anteriores porque foi cuidadosamente preparada. Revista por Olgária Chaim Féres Matos, traz prefácio, cronologia, notas e resumo de Guilherme Ignácio da Silva e um valioso posfácio de Jeanne-Marie Gagnebin, professora de filosofia da PUC-SP.

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Download E-books The Voyage of the 'Dawn Treader' (The Chronicles of Narnia, Book 5) PDF

By C. S. Lewis

A appealing paperback variation of The Voyage of the sunrise Treader, booklet 5 within the vintage delusion sequence, The Chronicles of Narnia, that includes conceal paintings by means of 3 time Caldecott Medal-winning artist David Wiesner and black-and-white inside illustrations through the unique illustrator, Pauline Baynes.

A king and a few unforeseen partners embark on a voyage that would take them past all identified lands. As they sail farther and further from charted waters, they observe that their quest is greater than they imagined and that the world's finish is simply the beginning.

The Voyage of the sunrise Treader is the 5th ebook in C. S. Lewis's vintage delusion sequence, a chain that has been drawing readers of every age right into a magical land with unforgettable characters for over sixty years. it is a novel that stands by itself, but when you should proceed to the adventure, learn The Silver Chair, the 6th booklet in The Chronicles of Narnia.

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Download E-books The Politics (Penguin Classics) PDF

By Aristotle

"Man is by means of nature a political animal"

In The Politics Aristotle addresses the questions that lie on the middle of political technological know-how. How should still society be ordered to make sure the happiness of the person? Which sorts of govt are most sensible and the way may still they be maintained? by means of analysing a number urban constitutions – oligarchies, democracies and tyrannies – he seeks to set up the strengths and weaknesses of every method to choose that are the simplest, in idea and in perform. A highly major paintings, which has prompted thinkers as varied as Aquinas and Machiavelli, The Politics is still a very good statement on basic political matters and issues, and gives attention-grabbing insights into the workings and attitudes of the Greek city-state.

The introductions via T. A. Sinclair and Trevor J. Saunders speak about the impression of The Politics on philosophers, its glossy relevance and Aristotle’s political opinions. This version includes Greek and English glossaries, and a bibliography for additional reading.

For greater than seventy years, Penguin has been the top 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 heritage and throughout genres and disciplines. Readers belief the series to supply authoritative texts better via introductions and notes by way of uncommon students and modern authors, in addition to up-to-date translations by way of award-winning translators.

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Download E-books The Three Musketeers (Barnes & Noble Classics Series) PDF

By Alexandre Dumas père

Blending somewhat seventeenth-century French background with loads of invention, Alexandre Dumas tells the story of younger D’Artagnan and his musketeer comrades, Porthos, Athos and Aramis.

Together they try to foil the schemes of the bright, risky Cardinal Richelieu, who pretends to help the king whereas plotting to strengthen his personal strength. Bursting with swirling swordplay, swooning romance, and unforgettable figures equivalent to the seductively attractive yet lethal femme fatale, Milady, and D’Artagnan’s both attractive love, Madame Bonacieux, The 3 Musketeers keeps, after a century and a half non-stop e-book, to outline the style of swashbuckling romance and historic experience.

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