Download The Penguin Book of Victorian Verse (Penguin Classics) PDF

Daniel Karlin has chosen poetry written and released throughout the reign of Queen Victoria, (1837-1901). Giving delight of position to Tennyson, Robert Browning, and Christina Rossetti, the amount bargains beneficiant decisions from different significant poets such asArnold, Emily Bronte, Hardy and Hopkins, and makes room for a number of poem-sequences of their entirety. it's remarkable, too, in its discovery and inclusion of eccentric, dissenting, un-Victorian voices, poets who squarely refuse to 'represent' their interval. it is usually the paintings of Elizabeth Barrett Browning, George Meredith, James Thomson and Augusta Webster.

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By Doris Lessing

Lengthy thought of Nobel Prize winner Doris Lessing’s top selection of brief tales, African Stories—a vital publication within the paintings of a very cherished writer—is now again in print. this gorgeous assortment is an homage to her twenty-five years spent in Africa and an excellent portrait of African life.

This is Doris Lessing’s Africa—where she lived for twenty-five years and the place rather a lot of her curiosity and crisis nonetheless is living. the following in those tales, Lessing explores the complexities, the agonies and joys, and the textures of existence in Africa.

First released in 1965, and out of print because the Nineties, this assortment includes a lot of Ms. Lessing’s so much impressive paintings. it's a extraordinary portrait of a global that's important to all of us—perceived via an artist of the 1st rank writing with ardour and honesty approximately her local land.

African Stories comprises each tale Doris Lessing has written approximately Africa: all of her first assortment, This used to be the outdated Chief’s Country; the 4 stories approximately Africa from Five; the African tales from The behavior of Loving and A guy and Women; and 4 tales featured in basic terms during this edition.

African Stories represents a few of Doris Lessing’s top work—and is a vital ebook through one of many 20th century’s most vital authors.

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By Charlotte Brontë

Following the large renowned good fortune of Jane Eyre, which earned her lifelong notoriety as an ethical progressive, Charlotte Bronte vowed to jot down a sweeping social chronicle that excited about "something genuine and unromantic as Monday morning."

Set within the industrializing England of the Napoleonic wars and Luddite revolts of 1811-12, Shirley (1849) is the tale of 2 contrasting heroines. One is the shy Caroline Helstone, who's trapped within the oppressive surroundings of a Yorkshire rectory and whose naked existence symbolizes the plight of unmarried girls within the 19th century. the opposite is the vivacious Shirley Keeldar, who inherits a neighborhood property and whose wealth liberates her from conference.

A paintings that mixes social observation with the extra deepest preoccupations of Jane Eyre, Shirley demonstrates the entire diversity of Bronte's literary expertise.

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Download Twenty-One Stories (Penguin Twentieth-Century Classics) by Graham Greene PDF

By Graham Greene

In 'The Basement Room' a small boy witnesses an occasion that blights his entire lifestyles. just like the different tales during this e-book (written among 1929 and 1954), it hinges at the subject matters that dominate Graham Greene's novels—fear, pity and violence, pursuit, betrayal and man's stressed look for salvation. many of the tales are comic—poor Mr Maling's abdominal mysteriously announces all types of sounds; others are wryly sad—a younger indiscretion catches up with Mr Carter in 'The Blue Film'. they are often deeply surprising: in 'The Destructors' a gang of youngsters systematically destroys a man's condo. but others are hauntingly tragic—a unusual dating among twins that reaches its climax at a children's celebration. regardless of the temper, each is a compelling leisure and unmistakably the paintings of 1 of the best storytellers of the century.

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Download The Annotated Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen PDF

By Jane Austen

From the editor of the preferred Annotated satisfaction and Prejudice comes an annotated variation of Jane Austen’s Northanger Abbey that makes her lighthearted satire of the gothic novel a good extra pleasurable learn. here's the total textual content of the unconventional with greater than 1,200 annotations on dealing with pages, including:
 
-Explanations of ancient context
-Citations from Austen’s lifestyles, letters, and different writings
-Definitions and clarifications
-Literary reviews and analysis
-Maps of locations within the novel
-An advent, bibliography, and distinct chronology of events
-225 informative illustrations
 
Filled with attention-grabbing information about the characters’ garments, furnishings, and carriages, and illuminating historical past info on every little thing from the trend for all issues medieval to the possibilities for socializing within the renowned lodge city of bathtub, David M. Shapard’s Annotated Northanger Abbey brings Austen’s global into richer concentration.

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Download The Ball and the Cross by G. K. Chesterton PDF

By G. K. Chesterton

The exciting allegorical novel from the writer of The guy Who used to be Thursday and the daddy Brown Stories

First serialized in the Commonwealth, G. ok. Chesterton’s fantastical 3rd novel opens with a debate among Professor Lucifer and Brother Michael as they start around the sky above London.

Part farce, half theological exploration, The Ball and the Cross quickly settles at the tale of one other pair of contraries. while transformations of opinion lead an atheist and a religious Roman Catholic to devise a duel to the loss of life, destiny intervenes and propels the 2 males towards deeper understanding.
 
commonly thought of to be considered one of Chesterton’s such a lot available and substantive works, The Ball and the Cross was once recommended by way of Pope John Paul I for the profound truths it unearths. Readers for over 100 years have marveled on the brilliance of this exhilarating story approximately trust, nonbelief, and our collective look for the truth.
 
This book has been professionally proofread to make sure accuracy and clarity on all units.

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Download Tom Jones by Henry Fielding PDF

By Henry Fielding

Tom, a foundling, is chanced on one night via the benevolent Squire Allworthy and his sister Bridget and taken up as a son of their loved ones; while his sexual escapades and common misbehavior cause them to banish him, he units out looking for either his fortune and his precise identification. Amorous, high-spirited, and choked with what Fielding known as "the wonderful lust of doing good," yet with an inclination towards dissolution, Tom Jones is likely one of the first characters in English fiction whose human virtues and vices are realistically depicted.

This version is decided from the textual content of the Wesleyan variation of the Works of Henry Fielding.

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By Jonathan Coe

What a Carve Up! - a hilarious Eighties political satire by way of Jonathan Coe
It is the Eighties and the Winshaw relatives are becoming richer and crueller by means of the 12 months:
Newspaper-columnist Hilary will get millions for telling it love it isn't; Henry's turning hospitals into automobile parks; Roddy's promoting paintings in go back for intercourse; down at the farm Dorothy's squeezing each final pound from her cattle; Thomas is creating a killing at the inventory trade; and Mark is promoting fingers to dictators.
But as soon as their hapless biographer Michael Owen begins investigating the family's path of greed, corruption and immoral doings, the time growing to be ripe for the Winshaws to obtain their comeuppance. . .
This wickedly humorous tackle existence less than the Thatcher govt was once the winner of the 1995 John Llewellyn Rhys Prize

'A sustained feat of humour, suspense and polemic, filled with twists and ironies' Hilary Mantel, Sunday Times
'A riveting social satire at the chattering and omnipotent top classes' Time Out
'Big, hilarious, problematic, livid, moving' Guardian
Jonathan Coe's novels are jam-packed with biting social observation, relocating and astute observations of existence and hilarious set items that experience made him the most well known writers of his new release. His different titles, The unintentional Woman, a slightly of Love, The Rotters' Club (winner of the Everyman Wodehouse prize), The Closed Circle, The bad privateness of Maxwell Sim, The condominium of Sleep (winner of the1998 Prix Médicis Étranger), and The Rain sooner than it Falls, are all on hand in Penguin paperback.

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Download The Complete Poetry by John Keats PDF

By John Keats

This conscientiously crafted publication: “The whole Poetry” is formatted in your eReader with a sensible and designated desk of contents.

John Keats (1795–1821) was once an English Romantic poet. The poetry of Keats is characterised by means of sensual imagery, such a lot particularly within the sequence of odes. this day his poems and letters are one of the most well known and so much analyzed in English literature.

Table of Contents:

Introduction: lifetime of John Keats through Sidney Colvin

Ode

Ode on a Grecian Urn

Ode to Apollo

Ode to Fanny

Ode on Indolence

Ode on Melancholy

Ode to Psyche

Ode to a Nightingale

Sonnets

Sonnet: whilst i've got Fears That i'll stop to Be

Sonnet at the Sonnet

Sonnet to Chatterton

Sonnet Written in Disgust of Vulgar Superstition

Sonnet: Why Did I snigger this night? No Voice Will Tell

Sonnet to a Cat

Sonnet Written Upon the pinnacle of Ben Nevis

Sonnet: This friendly story is sort of a Little Copse

Sonnet - The Human Seasons

Sonnet to Homer

Sonnet to a girl noticeable for a number of Moments at Vauxhall

Sonnet on traveling the Tomb of Burns

Sonnet on Leigh Hunt’s Poem ‘the tale of Rimini’

Sonnet: A Dream, After examining Dante’s Episode of Paulo and Francesco

Sonnet to Sleep

Sonnet Written in solution to a Sonnet finishing Thus:

Sonnet: After darkish Vapours Have Oppress’d Our Plains

Sonnet to John Hamilton Reynolds

Sonnet on Sitting right down to learn King Lear as soon as Again

Sonnet: sooner than He Went to Feed with Owls and Bats

Sonnet Written within the Cottage the place Burns used to be Born

Sonnet to The Nile

Sonnet on Peace

Sonnet on listening to the Bagpipe and

Sonnet: Oh! How i admire, on a good Summer’s Eve

Sonnet to Byron

Sonnet to Spenser

Sonnet: As from the Darkening Gloom A Silver Dove

Sonnet at the Sea

Sonnet to Fanny

Sonnet to Ailsa Rock

Sonnet on an image of Leander

Translation from a Sonnet of Ronsard

Two Sonnets on Fame

Lamia

Isabella

Endymion

Hyperion

Stanzas

Spenserian Stanza

Spenserian Stanzas on Charles Armitage Brown

Stanzas to overlook Wylie

Robin Hood

The Eve of St. Agnes

Modern Love

On First having a look into Chapman’s Homer

Imitation of Spenser…

This rigorously crafted publication: “The whole Poetry” is formatted on your eReader with a sensible and distinctive desk of contents.

John Keats (1795–1821) was once an English Romantic poet. The poetry of Keats is characterised through sensual imagery, so much particularly within the sequence of odes. this present day his poems and letters are the most renowned and such a lot analyzed in English literature.

Table of Contents:

Introduction: lifetime of John Keats via Sidney Colvin

Ode

Ode on a Grecian Urn

Ode to Apollo

Ode to Fanny

Ode on Indolence

Ode on Melancholy

Ode to Psyche

Ode to a Nightingale

Sonnets

Sonnet: whilst i've got Fears That i'll stop to Be

Sonnet at the Sonnet

Sonnet to Chatterton

Sonnet Written in Disgust of Vulgar Superstition

Sonnet: Why Did I snort this night? No Voice Will Tell

Sonnet to a Cat

Sonnet Written Upon the head of Ben Nevis

Sonnet: This friendly story is sort of a Little Copse

Sonnet - The Human Seasons

Sonnet to Homer

Sonnet to a woman noticeable for a couple of Moments at Vauxhall

Sonnet on traveling the Tomb of Burns

Sonnet on Leigh Hunt’s Poem ‘the tale of Rimini’

Sonnet: A Dream, After examining Dante’s Episode of Paulo and Francesco

Sonnet to Sleep

Sonnet Written in resolution to a Sonnet finishing Thus:

Sonnet: After darkish Vapours Have Oppress’d Our Plains

Sonnet to John Hamilton Reynolds

Sonnet on Sitting all the way down to learn King Lear as soon as Again

Sonnet: ahead of He Went to Feed with Owls and Bats

Sonnet Written within the Cottage the place Burns was once Born

Sonnet to The Nile

Sonnet on Peace

Sonnet on listening to the Bagpipe and

Sonnet: Oh! How i admire, on a good Summer’s Eve

Sonnet to Byron

Sonnet to Spenser

Sonnet: As from the Darkening Gloom A Silver Dove

Sonnet at the Sea

Sonnet to Fanny

Sonnet to Ailsa Rock

Sonnet on an image of Leander

Translation from a Sonnet of Ronsard

Two Sonnets on Fame

Lamia

Isabella

Endymion

Hyperion

Stanzas

Spenserian Stanza

Spenserian Stanzas on Charles Armitage Brown

Stanzas to overlook Wylie

Robin Hood

The Eve of St. Agnes

Modern Love

On First taking a look into Chapman’s Homer

Imitation of Spenser…

This conscientiously crafted publication: “The entire Poetry” is formatted in your eReader with a practical and specific desk of contents.

John Keats (1795–1821) used to be an English Romantic poet. The poetry of Keats is characterised by means of sensual imagery, such a lot particularly within the sequence of odes. this present day his poems and letters are probably the most renowned and so much analyzed in English literature.

Table of Contents:

Introduction: lifetime of John Keats by way of Sidney Colvin

Ode

Ode on a Grecian Urn

Ode to Apollo

Ode to Fanny

Ode on Indolence

Ode on Melancholy

Ode to Psyche

Ode to a Nightingale

Sonnets

Sonnet: while i've got Fears That i could stop to Be

Sonnet at the Sonnet

Sonnet to Chatterton

Sonnet Written in Disgust of Vulgar Superstition

Sonnet: Why Did I chuckle this night? No Voice Will Tell

Sonnet to a Cat

Sonnet Written Upon the pinnacle of Ben Nevis

Sonnet: This friendly story is sort of a Little Copse

Sonnet - The Human Seasons

Sonnet to Homer

Sonnet to a girl obvious for a couple of Moments at Vauxhall

Sonnet on vacationing the Tomb of Burns

Sonnet on Leigh Hunt’s Poem ‘the tale of Rimini’

Sonnet: A Dream, After analyzing Dante’s Episode of Paulo and Francesco

Sonnet to Sleep

Sonnet Written in resolution to a Sonnet finishing Thus:

Sonnet: After darkish Vapours Have Oppress’d Our Plains

Sonnet to John Hamilton Reynolds

Sonnet on Sitting right down to learn King Lear as soon as Again

Sonnet: sooner than He Went to Feed with Owls and Bats

Sonnet Written within the Cottage the place Burns was once Born

Sonnet to The Nile

Sonnet on Peace

Sonnet on listening to the Bagpipe and

Sonnet: Oh! How i admire, on a good Summer’s Eve

Sonnet to Byron

Sonnet to Spenser

Sonnet: As from the Darkening Gloom A Silver Dove

Sonnet at the Sea

Sonnet to Fanny

Sonnet to Ailsa Rock

Sonnet on an image of Leander

Translation from a Sonnet of Ronsard

Two Sonnets on Fame

Lamia

Isabella

Endymion

Hyperion

Stanzas

Spenserian Stanza

Spenserian Stanzas on Charles Armitage Brown

Stanzas to overlook Wylie

Robin Hood

The Eve of St. Agnes

Modern Love

On First having a look into Chapman’s Homer

Imitation of Spenser…

This conscientiously crafted book: “The entire Poetry” is formatted in your eReader with a useful and special desk of contents.

John Keats (1795–1821) was once an English Romantic poet. The poetry of Keats is characterised via sensual imagery, such a lot significantly within the sequence of odes. this present day his poems and letters are the most well known and so much analyzed in English literature.

Table of Contents:

Introduction: lifetime of John Keats by way of Sidney Colvin

Ode

Ode on a Grecian Urn

Ode to Apollo

Ode to Fanny

Ode on Indolence

Ode on Melancholy

Ode to Psyche

Ode to a Nightingale

Sonnets

Sonnet: while i've got Fears That i'll stop to Be

Sonnet at the Sonnet

Sonnet to Chatterton

Sonnet Written in Disgust of Vulgar Superstition

Sonnet: Why Did I snort this night? No Voice Will Tell

Sonnet to a Cat

Sonnet Written Upon the pinnacle of Ben Nevis

Sonnet: This friendly story is sort of a Little Copse

Sonnet - The Human Seasons

Sonnet to Homer

Sonnet to a girl noticeable for a couple of Moments at Vauxhall

Sonnet on traveling the Tomb of Burns

Sonnet on Leigh Hunt’s Poem ‘the tale of Rimini’

Sonnet: A Dream, After interpreting Dante’s Episode of Paulo and Francesco

Sonnet to Sleep

Sonnet Written in solution to a Sonnet finishing Thus:

Sonnet: After darkish Vapours Have Oppress’d Our Plains

Sonnet to John Hamilton Reynolds

Sonnet on Sitting all the way down to learn King Lear as soon as Again

Sonnet: sooner than He Went to Feed with Owls and Bats

Sonnet Written within the Cottage the place Burns used to be Born

Sonnet to The Nile

Sonnet on Peace

Sonnet on listening to the Bagpipe and

Sonnet: Oh! How i admire, on a good Summer’s Eve

Sonnet to Byron

Sonnet to Spenser

Sonnet: As from the Darkening Gloom A Silver Dove

Sonnet at the Sea

Sonnet to Fanny

Sonnet to Ailsa Rock

Sonnet on an image of Leander

Translation from a Sonnet of Ronsard

Two Sonnets on Fame

Lamia

Isabella

Endymion

Hyperion

Stanzas

Spenserian Stanza

Spenserian Stanzas on Charles Armitage Brown

Stanzas to overlook Wylie

Robin Hood

The Eve of St. Agnes

Modern Love

On First having a look into Chapman’s Homer

Imitation of Spenser…

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By Richmal Crompton

A few phrases not to practice to William Brown: candy, fascinating, 'dear little boy' . . . That sounds extra like Georgie Murdoch, who's so sickly candy that William is set to show him right into a wild, muddy, noisy outlaw like himself . . .

In William the Outlaw everyone's favorite troublemaker, William Brown, is again in a set of ten simply William tales - now with a brand-new disguise glance illustrated by means of Sara Ogilvie.

There is just one William. This tousle-headed, snub-nosed, hearty, cute imp of mischief has been harassing his unlucky relatives and delighting his millions of admirers considering the fact that 1922.

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