Selected stories from each period of Chekhov''s career offer a humorous look at ordinary people in trying situations.
A collection of short stories whose worlds range from a futuristic dream scape where saints must be blessed with swiveling hips (''Elvis Has Expounded the Building''), to how..Подробнее
This new volume of eight short stories with parallel English translations offers students of German at all levels the opportunity to enjoy a wide range of contemporary literature...В корзину Описание
Murder, revenge, deranged fantasies and dark superstitions: better leave the lights on after reading these 24 chilling tales of horror and suspense, spun by master storyteller..Описание
Twelve Shakespeare plays presented afresh by Leon Garfield in narrative form. These are not simple retellings, but more like a refashioning of the dramas as stories, which remain..Подробнее
Book DescriptionWallace conjoins the rawest, most naked humanity with the infinite convolutions of self-consciousness-a combination that is dazzlingly, uniquely his. These are..Описание
This collection includes stories by established Italian literary figures such as Italo Calvino and Primo Levi as well as a new generation of writers. Aspects of Sicilian and..Описание