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..
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
"Короли и капуста" (1904) - сборник авантюрно-юмористических новелл, действие которых происходит в Латинской Америке. Книга отличается занимательным сюжетом и парадоксальной..В корзину Описание
Today''s most revered, feared, and controversial Chinese novelist offers a tour de force in which the real, the absurd, the comical, and the tragic are blended into a fascinating..В корзину Описание
Lord Arthur Savile''s Crime and Other Stories, a much acclaimed collection of short semi-comic mystery stories, was first published in 1891.It includes: Lord Arthur Savile''s..В корзину Подробнее
In a South Africa torn by civil war, Michael K sets out to take his mother back to her rural home. On the way there she dies, leaving him alone in an anarchic world of brutal..В корзину Описание