Four men - the young Gascon D''Artagnan and the legendary musketeers Athos, Porthos, and Aramis - are ready to sacrifice everything, from their purses to their lives, for the common good. Propelled by the wicked machinations of Cardinal Richelieu and the magnetic Milady de Winter, the devoted friends adventure across seas and over rooftops, from masked balls to a medieval prison, to defend the honor of the Queen and the life of the King. Dashing, knockabout, romantic, violent,..
''What is remarkable about Alan Ayckbourn''s comedy is that it contrives to be simultaneously hilarious and harrowing. Literally, it is agonisingly funny'' - "Daily Telegraph". In..Подробнее
Впервые "Трое в лодке, не считая собаки" были опубликованы в Англии в 1889 году. Джером написал уморительно смешную историю трех друзей, от скуки и вымышленных болезней..Описание
As these three specially commissioned stories amply demonstrate, Conrad is our greatest writer of the sea. His characters are tested by dramatic events "that show in the light of..Описание
Three Years is Anton Chekhov''s heartfelt attempt to create a ''novel of Moscow life''. In it, he paints a poignant portrait of the struggles and frustrations that go hand in hand..В корзину Подробнее
Three cases bring perplexing challenges to Nero Wolfe, as a man unsuccessfully attempts suicide just before he is killed, a murder victim''s family hides the identity of the..Описание