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  • Meditations

    Meditations
    av Marcus Aurelius

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780812968255

    Offers a modern translation of the Roman philosopher's journal.

  • The Meditations

    The Meditations
    av Marcus Aurelius

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679642602

    Few ancient works have been as influential as the Meditations of Marcus Aurelius, philosopher and emperor of Rome (A.D. 161–180). A series of spiritual exercises filled with wisdom, practical guidance, and profound understanding of human behav…

  • The Death and Life of Great American Cities

    The Death and Life of Great American Cities
    av Jane Jacobs

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679644330

    Published to coincide with the 50th anniversary of its initial publication, this special edition of Jane Jacobs's masterpiece, The Death and Life of Great American Cities, features a new Introduction by Jason Epstein, the book's original editor, who…

  • Memoirs Of Catherine The Great

    Memoirs Of Catherine The Great
    av Catherine The Great

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780812969870

    A definitive translation of the memoirs by the powerful Russian queen describes Catherine's youth, her unhappy marriage and life prior to taking the Russian throne, her dealing with the intrigues and betrayals of Russian court life, and her ultimate…

  • Basic Writings of Nietzsche

    Basic Writings of Nietzsche
    av Friedrich Nietzsche

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679783398

    Introduction by Peter GayTranslated and edited by Walter Kaufmann Commentary by Martin Heidegger, Albert Camus, and Gilles Deleuze One hundred years after his death, Friedrich Nietzsche remains the most influential philosopher of the modern era. "Ba…

  • Basic Writings of Nietzsche

    Basic Writings of Nietzsche
    av Friedrich Nietzsche

    Inbunden - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679600008

    Introduction by Peter GayTranslated and edited by Walter Kaufmann Commentary by Martin Heidegger, Albert Camus, and Gilles Deleuze One hundred years after his death, Friedrich Nietzsche remains the most influential philosopher of the modern era. "Ba…

  • After Nature

    After Nature
    av W. G. Sebald

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780375756580

    A biographical poetic triptych explores the lives of medieval German painter Matthias Grunewald, eighteenth-century explorer and naturalist Georg Stellar, and Sebald himself, as his describes his own haunting odyssey through twentieth-century German…

  • In Cold Blood

    In Cold Blood
    av Truman Capote

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780812994384

    Selected by the Modern Library as one of the 100 best nonfiction books of all time From the Modern Library's new set of beautifully repackaged hardcover classics by Truman Capote--also available are Breakfast at Tiffany's and Other Voices, Other Roo…

  • As I Lay Dying

    As I Lay Dying
    av William Faulkner

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780375504525

    One of William Faulkner's finest novels, "As I Lay Dying, " originally published in 1930, remains a captivating and stylistically innovative work. The story revolves around a grim yet darkly humorous pilgrimage, as Addie Bundren's family sets out to…

  • The Essential Writings Of Machiavelli

    The Essential Writings Of Machiavelli
    av Niccolo Machiavelli

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780812974232

    A compilation of writings by the influential Renaissance philosopher features a number of essays that have never before appeared in English--including "The Persecution of Africa" and "A Warning to the Medici Faction"--as well as The Prince, The Mand…

  • Plutarch's Lives, Volume 1

    Plutarch's Lives, Volume 1
    av Plutarch

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780375756764

    Plutarch's Lives, written at the beginning of the second century A.D., is a brilliant social history of the ancient world by one of the greatest biographers and moralists of all time. In what is by far his most famous and influential work, Plutarch…

  • Plutarch's Lives, Volume 2

    Plutarch's Lives, Volume 2
    av Plutarch

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780375756771

    Plutarch's Lives, written at the beginning of the second century A.D., is a brilliant social history of the ancient world by one of the greatest biographers and moralists of all time. In what is by far his most famous and influential work, Plutarch…

  • The Essential Writings Of Christian Mysticism

    The Essential Writings Of Christian Mysticism
    av Bernard McGinn

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780812974218

  • Hell's Angels

    Hell's Angels
    av Hunter S. Thompson

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679603313

    "California, Labor Day weekend . . . early, with ocean fog still in the streets, outlaw motorcyclists wearing chains, shades and greasy Levis roll out from damp garages, all-night diners and cast-off one-night pads in Frisco, Hollywood, Berdoo and E…

  • Rise Of Theodore Roosevelt

    Rise Of Theodore Roosevelt
    av Edmund Morris

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780375756788

    Selected by the Modern Library as one of the 100 best nonfiction books of all time Described by the Chicago Tribune as "a classic," The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt stands as one of the greatest biographies of our time. The publication of The Rise of…

  • My Uncle Napoleon

    My Uncle Napoleon
    av Iraj Pezeshkzad
    (1 recension)

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780812974430

    A teenage boy makes the mistake of falling in love with the much-protected daughter of "Napoleon," the curmugeonly patriarch of a large and extended Iranian family in 1940s Tehran. Reader's Guide included. Reprint. 10,000 first printing.

  • The Korean War

    The Korean War
    av Bruce Cumings

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780812978964

    A BRACING ACCOUNT OF A WAR THAT IS EITHER MISUNDERSTOOD, FORGOTTEN, OR WILLFULLY IGNORED For Americans, it was a discrete conflict lasting from 1950 to 1953. But for the Asian world the Korean War was a generations-long struggle that still haunts co…

  • The Mysterious Island

    The Mysterious Island
    av Jules Verne

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780812966428

  • The Basic Works of Aristotle

    The Basic Works of Aristotle
    av Richard McKeon

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780375757990

    Preserved by Arabic mathematicians and canonized by Christian scholars, Aristotle's works have shaped Western thought, science, and religion for nearly two thousand years. Richard McKeon's The Basic Works of Aristotle-constituted out of the definiti…

  • The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

    The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire
    av Edward Gibbon

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780375758119

  • The Compleat Angler

    The Compleat Angler
    av Izaak Walton

    Storpocket - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780375751486

  • The Rising Sun

    The Rising Sun
    av John Toland

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780812968583

    This Pulitzer Prize-winning history of World War II chronicles the dramatic rise and fall of the Japanese empire, from the invasion of Manchuria and China to the atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Told from the Japanese perspective, The Risin…

  • The Company

    The Company
    av John Micklethwait

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780812972870

    The authors of A Future Perfect provide a close-up look at the history of the joint-stock company and examine its influence on world history, describing the institution's continually evolving forms and how it continues to shape global power. Reprint…

  • At the Mountains of Madness

    At the Mountains of Madness
    av H. P. Lovecraft

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780812974416

    Authoritative editions of great classics of world literature feature introductions by acclaimed writers, meticulous translations of foreign literature, commentary by distinguished writers and critics, biographical notes, and a comprehensive Reading…

  • The Waste Land and Other Writings

    The Waste Land and Other Writings
    av T. S. Eliot

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780375759345

    Also includes Prufrock and Other Observations, Poems (1920), and The Sacred Wood Introduction by Mary Karr First published in 1922, "The Waste Land," T. S. Eliot's masterpiece, is not only one of the key works of modernism but also one of the grea…

  • Ideas and Opinions

    Ideas and Opinions
    av Albert Einstein

    Inbunden - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679601050

    A new edition of the most definitive collection of Albert Einstein's popular writings, gathered under the supervision of Einstein himself. The selections range from his earliest days as a theoretical physicist to his death in 1955; from such subject…

  • American Transcendentalists

    American Transcendentalists
    av Lawrence Buell

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780812975093

  • Slightly Out Of Focus

    Slightly Out Of Focus
    av Robert Capa

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780375753961

    In 1942, a dashing young man who liked nothing so much as a heated game of poker, a good bottle of scotch, and the company of a pretty girl hopped a merchant ship to England. He was Robert Capa, the brilliant and daring photojournalist, and Collier'…

  • Mod Lib Middle East Mosaic

    Mod Lib Middle East Mosaic
    av Bernard Lewis

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780375758379

    In a spirited reappraisal of Western views of the East and Eastern views of the West, Bernard Lewis gives us an overview of two thousand years of commerce, diplomacy, war and exploration." "Western businessmen - from the arms dealers who supplied Sa…

  • The Complete Stories of Robert Louis Stevenson

    The Complete Stories of Robert Louis Stevenson
    av Robert Louis Stevenson

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780375761355

    Presents the complete collection of Robert Louis Stevenson's short stories, including "The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde" and "The Beach of Falesa."

  • The Selected Poetry of Edna St. Vincent Millay

    The Selected Poetry of Edna St. Vincent Millay
    av Edna St. Vincent Millay

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780375761232

  • To End a War

    To End a War
    av Richard Holbrooke

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780375753602

    When President Clinton sent Richard Holbrooke to Bosnia as America's chief negotiator in late 1995, he took a gamble that would eventually redefine his presidency. But there was no saying then, at the height of the war, that Holbrooke's mission woul…

  • Anna Karenina

    Anna Karenina
    av Leo Tolstoy

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679783305

    Considered by some to be the greatest novel ever written, Anna Karenina is Tolstoy's classic tale of love and adultery set against the backdrop of high society in Moscow and Saint Petersburg. A rich and complex masterpiece, the novel charts the disa…

  • The Greek Plays

    The Greek Plays
    av Mary Lefkowitz

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780812983098

    A landmark anthology of the masterpieces of Greek drama, featuring all-new, highly accessible translations of some of the world's most beloved plays, including Agamemnon, Prometheus Bound, Bacchae, Electra, Medea, Antigone, and Oedipus the King The…

  • The Wealth of Nations

    The Wealth of Nations
    av Adam Smith

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679783367

    Introduction by Robert ReichCommentary by R. H. Campbell and A. S. Skinner Adam Smith's masterpiece, first published in 1776, is the foundation of modern economic thought and remains the single most important account of the rise of, and the principl…

  • The Wealth of Nations

    The Wealth of Nations
    av Adam Smith

    Inbunden - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679424734

    Introduction by Robert ReichCommentary by R. H. Campbell and A. S. Skinner Adam Smith's masterpiece, first published in 1776, is the foundation of modern economic thought and remains the single most important account of the rise of, and the principl…

  • Basic Writings of Existentialism

    Basic Writings of Existentialism
    av Gordon Marino

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780375759895

    Edited and with an Introduction by Gordon Marino Basic Writings of Existentialism, unique to the Modern Library, presents the writings of key nineteenth- and twentieth-century thinkers broadly united by their belief that because life has no inheren…

  • The Essential Writings of Ralph Waldo Emerson

    The Essential Writings of Ralph Waldo Emerson
    av Ralph Waldo Emerson

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679783220

    Introduction by Mary Oliver Commentary by Henry James, Robert Frost, Matthew Arnold, Oliver Wendell Holmes, and Henry David Thoreau The definitive collection of Emerson's major speeches, essays, and poetry, The Essential Writings of Ralph Waldo Eme…

  • The Idiot

    The Idiot
    av Fyodor Dostoevsky

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679642428

    In an attempt to woo two wholesome women--Natasya and Aglaia--the lovesick Prince Myshkin's good deeds are overshadowed by Ganya, the dishonest man of interest to the women, in this volume that includes an introduction and notes.

  • Snopes, the Hamlet, the Town, the Mansion

    Snopes, the Hamlet, the Town, the Mansion
    av H.B. Faulkner

    Inbunden - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679600923

    Includes the author's trilogy about a pioneer family, set in rural Mississippi

  • Purgatory

    Purgatory
    av Dante Dante

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780812971255

    A new translation by Anthony EsolenIllustrations by Gustave Dore Includes an appendix of key sources and extensive endnotes Arguably the greatest single poem ever written, The Divine Comedy presents Dante Alighieri's all-encompassing vision of the t…

  • Inferno

    Inferno
    av Dante Dante

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780812970067

    Translated by Anthony EsolenIllustrations by Gustave Dore A groundbreaking bilingual edition of Dante's masterpiece that includes a substantive Introduction, extensive notes, and appendixes that reproduce Dante's key sources and influences.

  • Inferno

    Inferno
    av Dante Dante

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780812967210

    Presents the first part of Dante's "Divine Comedy", where Virgil leads Dante through the nine circles of Hell; the text is accompanied by notes and a brief biography.

  • Paradise

    Paradise
    av Dante Dante

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780812977264

    The final volume in a masterful new translation of the Divine Comedy follows the spiritual pilgrim as he puts behind him the horrors of Hell and the trials of Purgatory to ascend to Paradise, where he encounters his beloved Beatrice and meets the He…

  • In Search of Lost Time

    In Search of Lost Time
    av Marcel Proust

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780375751547

    Swann's Way, the first part of A la recherche de temps perdu, Marcel Proust's seven-part cycle, was published in 1913. In it, Proust introduces the themes that run through the entire work. The narrator recalls his childhood, aided by the famous mad…

  • Letters to a Young Poet

    Letters to a Young Poet
    av Rainer Maria Rilke

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679642329

    Rilke's Letters to a Young Poet are arguably the most famous and beloved letters of the twentieth century. Written when the poet was himself still a young man, with most of his greatest work before him, they were addressed to a student who had sent…

  • A Journal of the Plague Year

    A Journal of the Plague Year
    av Daniel Defoe

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780375757891

    Defoe's account of the bubonic plague that swept London in 1665 remains as vivid as it is harrowing. Based on Defoe's own childhood memories and prodigious research, A Journal of the Plague Year walks the line between fiction, history, and reportage…

  • The Gambler

    The Gambler
    av Fyodor Dostoevsky

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780812966930

  • We Made A Garden

    We Made A Garden
    av Margery Fish

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780375759475

    First published in Britain in 1956 and never before available in America, We Made a Garden is the classic story of a unique and enduring English country garden. One of Britain's most esteemed gardening writers recounts how she and her husband set ab…

  • Jane Eyre

    Jane Eyre
    av Charlotte Bronte

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679783329

    Initially published under the pseudonym Currer Bell in 1847, Charlotte Brontë's Jane Eyre erupted onto the English literary scene, immediately winning the devotion of many of the world's most renowned writers, including William Makepeace Thacke…

  • Dark Interval

    Dark Interval
    av Rainer Maria Rilke

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780525509844

  • Three Days Before The Shooting . . .

    Three Days Before The Shooting . . .
    av Ralph Ellison

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780375759543

    At his death in 1994, Ralph Ellison left behind several thousand pages of his unfinished second novel, which he had spent nearly four decades writing. Five years later, Random House published Juneteenth, drawn from the central narrative of Ellison's…

  • Mod Lib

    Mod Lib
    av Roland Huntford

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780375754746