John O''Farrell has written a brilliant novel about a man who wakes up on a train and has no idea who he is. Initially no one wants to help him until a good samaritan points out the nearest hospital a few blocks away. Vaughan (as he will later learn is his name) goes through a comical attempt to get himself looked at by doctors who anyone who has had to deal with bureaucrats who can''t think outside of their forms and procedures will be able to relate to, as admitting nurses want to know his..
Book DescriptionWinner of the Nobel Prize for literature, Kipling drew upon his experiences in Anglo-Indian society for much of his fiction. This volume includes 5 of the..Подробнее
Rudyard Kipling is one of the most magical storytellers in the English language. This new selection brings together the best of his short writings, following the development of..Описание
Гилберт Кит Честертон - один из классиков английской литературы XX века, известный своими яркими персонажами, тонким юмором и необычными сюжетами."Человек, который был Четвергом"..В корзину Подробнее
With an Introduction by Cedric Watts, Research Professor of English, University of Sussex. This anthology of tales by Rudyard Kipling contains some of the most memorable and..В корзину Описание