While many 19th century women writers - George Eliot, Mrs. Gaskell, the Brontes - are so well known, the women who paved their way in the 18th century are only now being given the attention they deserve.
Meet Ottie Lee Henshaw. Quick of mind and pleasing to the eye, she navigates a stifling marriage, a lecherous boss, and on one day in the summer of 1920, an odyssey across the..В корзину Подробнее
At the centre of this epic novel, overshadowing the lives of its huge cast of Russian and German characters, looms the battle of Stalingrad. Within a world torn apart by..В корзину Описание
The author writes: "Franny came out in The New Yorker in 1955, and was swiftly followed, in 1957 by Zooey. Both stories are early, critical entries in a narrative series I''m..В корзину Описание
In these three sea stories, based on his own experience, Conrad invests his portraits of mundane ships and their crews with epic qualities of fortitude and courage in the face of..В корзину Подробнее
This is a fully annotated translation of the most complete text of Bulgakov''s exuberant comic masterpiece.A literary sensation from its first publication, The Master and..В корзину Описание