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  • 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…

  • Blood Meridian

    Blood Meridian
    av Cormac McCarthy

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679641049

    "The fulfilled renown of Moby-Dick and of As I Lay Dying is augmented by Blood Meridian, since Cormac McCarthy is the worthy disciple both of Melville and Faulkner," writes esteemed literary scholar Harold Bloom in his Introduction to the…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas

    Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
    av Hunter S. Thompson

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679602989

    First published in Rolling Stone magazine in 1971, Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas is Hunter S. Thompson's savagely comic account of what happened to this country in the 1960s. It is told through the writer's account of an assignment he undertook wit…

  • Invisible Man

    Invisible Man
    av Ralph Ellison

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679601395

    Invisible Man is a milestone in American literature, a book that has continued to engage readers since its appearance in 1952. A first novel by an unknown writer, it remained on the bestseller list for sixteen weeks, won the National Book Award for…

  • 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…

  • Ulysses

    Ulysses
    av James Joyce

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679600114

    Selected by the Modern Library as one of the 100 best novels of all time Considered the greatest 20th century novel written in English, in this edition Walter Gabler uncovers previously unseen text. It is a disillusioned study of estrangement, paral…

  • Breakfast At Tiffany's & Other Voices, Other Rooms

    Breakfast At Tiffany's & Other Voices, Other Rooms
    av Truman Capote

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780812994360

    From the Modern Library's new set of beautifully repackaged hardcover classics by Truman Capote--also available are In Cold Blood, Portraits and Observations, and The Complete Stories Together in one volume, here are a pair of literary touchstones f…

  • 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…

  • Les Miserables

    Les Miserables
    av Victor Hugo

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679643333

  • Absalom, Absalom!

    Absalom, Absalom!
    av William Faulkner

    Inbunden - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679600725

    First published in 1936, "Absalom, Absalom " is Faulkner's ninth novel and one of his most admired. It is the story of Thomas Sutpen and his ruthless, single-minded attempt to forge a dynasty in Jefferson, Mississippi, in 1830. Although his grand de…

  • Art Of The Moving Picture

    Art Of The Moving Picture
    av Vachel Lindsay

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780375756139

    "In the field of film aesthetics, it is the first important American work, still important--The Art of the Moving Picture is astonishing." --Stanley Kauffmann Written in 1915, The Art of the Moving Picture by poet Vachel Lindsay is the first book to…

  • Collected Autobio/Maya Angelou

    Collected Autobio/Maya Angelou
    av Maya Angelou

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679643258

    This Modern Library edition contains "I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, Gather Together in My Name, Singin' and Swingin' and Gettin' Merry Like Christmas, The Heart of a Woman, All God's Children Need Traveling Shoes, "and "A Song Flung Up to Heaven.…

  • 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…

  • 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

  • Adventures of Amir Hamza

    Adventures of Amir Hamza
    av Ghalib Lakhnavi

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679643548

  • 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…

  • In Search of Lost Time

    In Search of Lost Time
    av Marcel Proust

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679424765

  • In Search of Lost Time

    In Search of Lost Time
    av Marcel Proust

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679424772

    The narrator recounts his complicated relationship with Albertine, the events that lead to their separation, and his retreat to Venice

  • Of Human Bondage

    Of Human Bondage
    av W. Somerset Maugham

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780375753152

    Selected by the Modern Library as one of the 100 best novels of all time "It is very difficult for a writer of my generation, if he is honest, to pretend indifference to the work of Somerset Maugham," wrote Gore Vidal. "He was always so entirely the…

  • The Complete Poetry And Essential Prose Of John Milton

    The Complete Poetry And Essential Prose Of John Milton
    av John Milton

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679642534

  • City of God

    City of God
    av Augustine

    Inbunden - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679600879

    One of the great cornerstones in the history of Christian philosophy, The City of God provides an insightful interpretation of the development of modern Western society and the origin of most Western thought. Contrasting earthly and heavenly cities-…

  • The Origin of Species

    The Origin of Species
    av Charles Darwin

    Inbunden - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679600701

    "Origin of Species" is still one of the most controversial works of science and it is one of the most outstanding works of science in the 19th century. The studies made by Darwin during the voyage of the HMS Beagle form a large part of the basis for…

  • Modlib-Thus Spoke Zarathustra

    Modlib-Thus Spoke Zarathustra
    av Friedrich Nietzsche

    Inbunden - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679601753

  • Messenger Reader

    Messenger Reader
    av Sondra Kathryn Wilson

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780375755392

    The Messenger was the third most popular magazine of the Harlem Renaissance after The Crisis andOpportunity. Unlike the other two magazines, The Messenger was not tied to a civil rights organization. Labor activist A. Philip Randolph and economist C…

  • The Sound and the Fury

    The Sound and the Fury
    av William Faulkner

    Inbunden - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679600176

    Selected by the Modern Library as one of the 100 best novels of all time From the Modern Library's new set of beautifully repackaged hardcover classics by William Faulkner--also available are Snopes, As I Lay Dying, Light in August, Absalom, Absalom…

  • The Collected Tales and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe

    The Collected Tales and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe
    av Edgar Allan Poe

    Inbunden - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679600077

    Edgar Allan Poe was one of the most original writers in the history of American letters, a genius who was tragically misunderstood in his lifetime. He was a seminal figure in the development of science fiction and the detective story, and exerted a…

  • The Brothers Karamazov

    The Brothers Karamazov
    av Fyodor Dostoevsky

    Inbunden - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679601814

    The Brothers Karamazov, Dostoevsky's crowning achievement, is a tale of patricide and family rivalry that embodies the moral and spiritual dissolution of an entire society (Russia in the 1870s). It created a national furor comparable only to the exc…

  • The Count of Monte Cristo

    The Count of Monte Cristo
    av Alexandre Dumas

    Inbunden - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679601999

    Set against the tumultuous years of the post-Napoleonic era, The Count of Monet Cristo recounts the swashbuckling adventures of Edmond Dantes, a dashing young sailor falsely accused of treason. The story of his long imprisonment, dramatic escape, an…

  • Le Morte d'Arthur

    Le Morte d'Arthur
    av Thomas Malory

    Inbunden - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679600992

    Sir Thomas Malory's Le Morte d'Arthur is one of the great works of English literature and the source book for the Arthurian legend cycle. This superb hardback version of the fourteenth century classic has been resetin modern type and is the first ev…

  • The World According to Garp

    The World According to Garp
    av John Irving

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679603061

    The World According to Garp is a comic and compassionate coming-of-age novel that established John Irving as one of the most imaginative writers of his generation. A worldwide bestseller since its publication in 1978, Irving's classic is filled wit…

  • Essential Stories

    Essential Stories
    av V. S. Pritchett

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780812972948

    Introduction by JEREMY TREGLOWN "In his daily walks through London," notes Jeremy Treglown in his Introduction to this collection, "Pritchett watched and listened to people as a naturalist observes wild creatures and birds. He knew that oddity is t…

  • Stars in Their Courses

    Stars in Their Courses
    av Shelby Foote

    Inbunden - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679601128

    Recreates the Battle of Gettysburg from both the Confederate and Union perspectives

  • A Raisin in the Sun

    A Raisin in the Sun
    av Lorraine Hansberry

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679601722

    "Never before, the entire history of the American theater, has so much of the truth of black people's lives been seen on the stage," observed James Baldwin shortly before A Raisin in the Sun opened on Broadway in 1959. Indeed Lorraine Hansberry's a…

  • Walden and Other Writings

    Walden and Other Writings
    av Henry David Thoreau

    Inbunden - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679600046

  • Heart is a Lonely Hunter

    Heart is a Lonely Hunter
    av Carson McCullers

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679424741

  • Pride and Prejudice

    Pride and Prejudice
    av Jane Austen

    Inbunden - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679601685

    "It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune must be in want of a wife." So begins Pride and Prejudice, Jane Austen's perfect comedy of manners--one of the most popular novels of all time--that features…

  • On Writing

    On Writing
    av Eudora Welty

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679642701

    The Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Optimist's Daughter shares her thoughts on the art of fiction writing in seven concise chapters that discuss such key elements of the narrative craft as language, memory, place, and voice, as well the techniq…

  • The Souls of Black Folk

    The Souls of Black Folk
    av W.E.B. Du Bois

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780375509117

  • Out of Africa

    Out of Africa
    av Isak Dinesen

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679600213

    Selected by the Modern Library as one of the 100 best nonfiction books of all time In this book, the author of Seven Gothic Tales gives a true account of her life on her plantation in Kenya. She tells with classic simplicity of the ways of the count…

  • Portraits And Observations

    Portraits And Observations
    av Truman Capote

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780812994391

    Perhaps no twentieth-century writer was so observant and graceful a chronicler of his times as Truman Capote. "Portraits and Observations" is the first volume devoted solely to all the essays ever published by this most beloved of writers. Included…

  • Ahead of All Parting

    Ahead of All Parting
    av Rainer Rilke

    Inbunden - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679601616

  • Mod Lib The Epigrams Of Martial

    Mod Lib The Epigrams Of Martial
    av Martial

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780375760426

    Martial, the father of the epigram, was one of the brilliant provincial poets who made their literary mark on first-century Rome. His Epigrams can be affectionate or cruel, elegiac or playful; they target every element of Roman society, from slaves…

  • Moby Dick

    Moby Dick
    av Herman Melville

    Inbunden - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679600107

    Guardaba la pata de marfil y cogiéndose a un obenque, el capitán se sostenía muy tieso, mirando fijamente por encima de la proa cabeceante del buque. Había en la dirección fija e imperturbable de aquella mirada una…

  • Christmas memory

    Christmas memory
    av Truman Capote

    Inbunden - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679602378

    Taking its place next to Breakfast at Tiffany's and In Cold Blood on the Modern Library bookshelf is this new and original edition of Capote's most famous short stories: "A Christmas Memory, " "One Christmas, " and "A Thanksgiving Memory." All three…

  • The Dubliners

    The Dubliners
    av James Joyce

    Inbunden - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679600497

    Dubliners was completed in 1905, but a series of British and Irish publishers and printers found it offensive and immoral, and it was suppressed. The book finally came out in London in 1914, just as Joyce's Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man bega…

  • Mod Lib Basic Writings Jung

    Mod Lib Basic Writings Jung
    av C.G. Jung

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679600718

    In exploring the manifestations of human spiritual experience both in the imaginative activities of the individual and in the formation of mythologies and of religious symbolism in various cultures, C. G. Jung laid the groundwork for a psychology of…

  • Te-tao Ching

    Te-tao Ching
    av Lao-Tzu

    Inbunden - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679600602

    Provides a philosophical strategy for enhancing personal growth and introduces a regimen of self-cultivation to attain personal and moral excellence.

  • The Poet's Guide To Life

    The Poet's Guide To Life
    av Rainer Maria Rilke

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679642923

    Rainer Maria Rilke undoubtedly ranks among the greatest of 20th century poets. But Rilke was also a profound thinker who, in his vast correspondence and prose writings, brilliantly illuminated the human condition. Here for the first time in English…