Steinbeck''s brilliant rendition of stories heroic, romantic and tragic from Malory''s Morfe D''Arthurchronicles the life of Arthur from his mysterious birth through battles and adventures to his establishment as king. In characteristic Steinbeck style, the tales - including the fateful marriage to Guinevere and the creation of the fellowship of the knights of the Round Table - emphasize the human gualities of legendary characters. Steinbeck transposed, contextualized and added to the..
Вниманию читателей предлагается полный, неадаптированный текст романа Джен Остен ГОРДОСТЬ И ПРЕДУБЕЖДЕНИЕ (1813). Издание рассчитано на лиц, владеющих основами английского языка..В корзину Подробнее
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 Описание
With their call for "simplicity, simplicity, simplicity!”, for self-honesty, and for harmony with nature, the writings of Henry David Thoreau are perhaps the most influential..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 Подробнее
This is a love story that spans fifty years, three lives, two continents and an ocean. It tells of school teacher Etta, who settles in the Canadian prairies during the Great..В корзину Описание