Nausea (New Directions Paperbook)

By Jean-Paul Sartre

Sartre's maximum novel ― and existentialism's key textual content ― now brought by means of James Wood.

Nausea is the tale of Antoine Roquentin, a French author who's horrified at his personal life. In impressionistic, diary shape he ruthlessly catalogs his each feeling and sensation. His ideas culminate in a pervasive, overpowering feeling of nausea which “spreads on the backside of the viscous puddle, on the backside of our time ― the time of crimson suspenders and damaged chair seats; it's made from huge, tender instants, spreading on the facet, like an oil stain.”

Winner of the 1964 Nobel Prize in Literature (though he declined to just accept it), Jean-Paul Sartre ― thinker, critic, novelist, and dramatist ― holds a place of singular eminence on the earth of French letters. La Nausée, his first and top novel, is a landmark in Existential fiction and a key paintings of the 20th century.

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Nutcracker

By E.T.A. Hoffmann, Ralph Manheim

"A vintage, new and whole. one of many ten most sensible illustrated kid's books of the year."
-- New York instances ebook Review

The story of Nutcracker, written via E.T.A. Hoffmann in 1816, has interested and encouraged artists, composers, and audiences for nearly 200 years. It has retained its freshness since it appeals to the feel of ask yourself all of us share.

Maurice Sendak designed really good units and costumes for the Pacific Northwest Ballet's Christmas construction of Nutcracker and created much more exceptional photographs specially for this publication. He joined with the eminent translator Ralph Manheim to provide this illustrated variation of Hoffmann's marvelous story, destined to develop into a vintage for all ages.

The international of Nutcracker is a global of pleasures. Maurice Sendak's paintings illuminates the delights of Hoffmann's tale during this wealthy and tantalizing treasure.

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Delphi Complete Works of Bram Stoker (Illustrated)

Features:
* whole FICTIONAL works – first time in electronic print
* illustrated with many photos on the subject of Stoker’s existence and works
* annotated with concise introductions to the novels and different works
* ALL 12 novels – even Stoker’s infrequent novels just like the PRIMROSE direction and THE secret OF the ocean – first time in electronic print
* either models of the mum novel THE JEWEL of 7 STARS – examine the unique grisly finishing to the revised satisfied ending!
* every one novel has its personal contents table
* photographs of the way the novels first seemed, giving your Kindle a style of the Victorian texts
* the entire brief tale collections, with infrequent uncollected tales
* separate chronological and alphabetical contents tables for the quick tales – locate that distinct tale easily!
* EVEN comprises Stoker’s infrequent biography of Sir Henry Irving – discover their fascinating lives and targeted relationship
* boasts a unique VAMPIRE resources part, with 5 works analyzing Stoker’s affects in writing DRACULA
* designated BONUS texts together with the 1st ever vampire tale in English -THE VAMPYRE through Henry Colburn
* additionally contains the significant Penny Dreadful novel that triggered a sensation in Victorian instances - VARNEY THE VAMPIRE via JAMES MALCOLM RYMER
* EVEN contains CARMILLA by way of JOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU – the haunting lady vampire novel that stimulated Stoker’s work
* scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genres, permitting effortless navigation round Stoker’s oeuvre

Bram Stoker is a number one determine of gothic literature, having not just written DRACULA, but in addition different groundbreaking horror tales, that includes Egyptian Mummies, grisly monsters and haunting encounters. This huge, immense publication bargains readers the original chance of exploring the prolific writer’s paintings in a fashion by no means sooner than attainable. this is often the full FICTIONAL works of Bram Stoker, with many bonus texts for gothic fans to explore.

Please be aware: we goal to supply the main complete writer collections on hand to Kindle readers. unfortunately, it’s impossible to assure a completely ‘complete’ works, as a result of the shortage of a few minor non-fiction texts, with the intention to be extra once attainable. although, we do confirm our clients that each attainable significant textual content and a wealth of different fabric are integrated. we're devoted to constructing and adorning our eBooks, that are to be had as loose updates for patrons who've already bought them.

The Novels
THE PRIMROSE PATH
THE SNAKE’S PASS
THE WATTER'S MOU'
THE SHOULDER OF SHASTA
DRACULA
MISS BETTY
THE secret OF THE SEA
THE JEWEL of 7 STARS (1903 VERSION)
THE JEWEL of 7 STARS (1912 VERSION)
THE MAN
LADY ATHLYNE
THE woman OF THE SHROUD
THE LAIR OF THE WHITE WORM

The brief tale Collections
UNDER THE SUNSET
SNOW sure: THE list OF A THEATRICAL traveling PARTY
DRACULA'S visitor AND different bizarre STORIES
UNCOLLECTED brief STORIES

The brief Stories
LIST OF brief tales IN CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER
LIST OF brief tales IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER

The Vampire Sources
DER VAMPIR by means of HEINRICH OSSENFELDER
THE GIAOUR by means of LORD BYRON
THE VAMPYRE through HENRY COLBURN
VARNEY THE VAMPIRE by means of JAMES MALCOLM RYMER
CARMILLA via JOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU

The Biography
PERSONAL recollections OF HENRY IRVING

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The Horse's Mouth

By Joyce Cary

The Horse's Mouth, the 3rd and such a lot celebrated quantity of Joyce Cary's First Trilogy, might be the best novel ever written approximately an artist. Its painter hero, the fascinating and larcenous Gulley Jimson, has an insatiable genius for production and a no much less extraordinary urge for food for destruction. Is he a very good artist? a has-been? or an exhausted, drunken ne'er-do-well? he's absolutely a visionary, and as he criss-crosses London looking for funds and suggestion the realm as obvious even though his eyes seems with a newly outrageous and bad attractiveness.

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Jonestown

By Wilson Harris, Forrest Reid

'I used to be obsessed - allow me confess - through towns and settlements within the critical and South Americas which are an enigma to many students. I dreamt in their abandonment, their bird-masks, their animal-masks ... Did their population insurgent opposed to the monks, did imprecise holocausts happen, civil strife, famine, plague? was once Jonestown the most recent manifestation...?'

Jonestown (1996), considered one of Wilson Harris's such a lot acclaimed creations, is a fictional re-imagining of the real-life ritual mass suicide orchestrated by means of Reverend Jim Jones within the distant Guyana woodland in 1978. The novel's narrator, Francisco Bone, has survived the suicide albeit in a traumatized . when it comes to a dream-book he attempts to heal his psychic wound, less than the impression of the Mayan idea of time that twins earlier and future.

Faber unearths is dedicated to restoring to readers a wealth of misplaced or overlooked classics and authors of contrast. the variety embraces fiction, non-fiction, the humanities and children's books. For an entire checklist of accessible titles stopover at www.faberfinds.co.uk. to affix the discussion with fellow book-lovers please see our web publication, www.faberfindsblog.co.uk.

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Faust: Part Two (Oxford World's Classics) (Pt. 2)

Loosely attached with half One and the German legend of Faust, half is a dramatic epic instead of a strictly developed drama. it truly is conceived as an act of homage to classical Greek tradition and encouraged in particular via the realm of story-telling and fantasy on the middle of the Greek culture, in addition to owing a few of its fabric to the Arabian Nights stories.

The stressed and ruthless hero, suggested by means of his cynical demon-companion Mephistopheles, visits classical Greece i seek of the attractive Helen of Troy. Returning to trendy occasions, he seeks to crown his occupation by means of gaining regulate of the weather, and at his loss of life is carried up into the unkown areas, nonetheless in pursuit of the `Eternal Feminine'.

David Luke's translation of half One gained the eu Poetry Translation Prize. right here he back imitates the numerous verse-forms of the unique, and offers a hugely readable - and actable - translation, supported through an advent, complete notes, and an index of classical mythology.
in regards to the sequence: For over a hundred years Oxford World's Classics has made on hand the widest diversity of literature from world wide. every one reasonable quantity displays Oxford's dedication to scholarship, delivering the main exact textual content plus a wealth of alternative useful beneficial properties, together with professional introductions through best gurus, priceless notes to explain the textual content, up to date bibliographies for extra examine, and masses extra.

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Preparation For The Next Life

By Atticus Lish

Zou Lei, orphan of the wasteland, migrates to paintings in the USA and unearths herself slaving in New York's kitchens. She falls in love with a tender guy whose middle has been damaged in one other wilderness. a brand new lifestyles can be attainable if jointly they could live to tell the tale homelessness, lockup, and the younger man's nightmares, that may be extra prophecy than madness.

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Sushi for One? (Sushi, Book 1)

By Camy Tang

'Sushi for One? is an enjoyable romp into the realm of multi-culturalism. I enjoyed studying the idiosyncrasies of Lex's loopy family---which have been thoroughly common. Enjoy!' ---Kristen Billerbeck, writer of What a lady wishes 'In Lex Sakai, Camy Tang provides us a humorous, plucky, volleyball-playing heroine with approach too many balls within the air. I defy a person to begin interpreting and never root for Lex the entire approach to the story's romantic, super-satisfying end.' ---Trish Perry, writer of the fellow I'm now not relationship Lex Sakai's kin is enormous, nosy, and marriage-minded. while her cousin Mariko will get married, Lex becomes the oldest unmarried cousin within the extended family. Lex has used her religious study type on Ephesians to assemble a big record of qualities for the ideal guy. however the one guy she retains operating into doesn't appear to have a unmarried caliber on her record. It's in basic terms whilst the always-in-control Lex starts off to permit God take over that every one the items of this hilarious romance eventually fall into position.

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