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  • Meditations

    Meditations
    av Marcus Aurelius

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780812968255

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

  • Paradise Lost

    Paradise Lost
    av John Milton

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780375757969

    Edited by William Kerrigan, John Rumrich, and Stephen M. Fallon John Milton's Paradise Lost, an epic poem on the clash between God and his fallen angel, Satan, is a profound meditation on fate, free will, and divinity, and one of the most beautiful…

  • The Dhammapada

    The Dhammapada
    av Glenn Wallis

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780812977271

    Offers a profound and vibrant new modern translation of the teachings of the Buddha, in an edition that preserves the wisdom and psychological depth of the original while capturing the beauty and accessibility of the ancient verses and including ext…

  • 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 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…

  • Lives Of The Most Excellent Painters, Sculptors, And Architects

    Lives Of The Most Excellent Painters, Sculptors, And Architects
    av Giorgio Vasari

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780375760365

  • 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 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 Essential Writings Of Christian Mysticism

    The Essential Writings Of Christian Mysticism
    av Bernard McGinn

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780812974218

  • 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…

  • The Kreutzer Sonata

    The Kreutzer Sonata
    av Leo Tolstoy

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780812968231

  • The Life of Alexander the Great

    The Life of Alexander the Great
    av Plutarch

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780812971330

    From one of the most eminent biographers of the ancient world, here is the story that has intrigued readers for centuries--the young king of Macedonia who became known as one of the greatest military geniuses of all time.

  • 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 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…

  • 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 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…

  • 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 Mysterious Island

    The Mysterious Island
    av Jules Verne

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780812966428

  • American Transcendentalists

    American Transcendentalists
    av Lawrence Buell

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780812975093

  • 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."

  • 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 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

  • 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 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…

  • Mod Lib City Of God

    Mod Lib City Of God
    av Augustine

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679783190

    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-…

  • 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…

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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…

  • 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 Confidence-Man

    The Confidence-Man
    av Herman Melville

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780375758027

  • Babbitt

    Babbitt
    av Sinclair Lewis

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780375759253

    George E. Babbitt, a conniving, prosperous real estate man from Zenith, Ohio, revels in his popularity, his success, and, especially, in the material rewards they bring. He bullies his wife, flirts with other women, and patronizes the less successfu…

  • Little Women

    Little Women
    av Louisa May Alcott

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780375756726

    It is no surprise that Little Women, the adored classic of four sisters and their enduring devotion to and protection of one another, was loosely based on Louisa May Alcott's own life. Alcott drew from her own personality to create a unique protagon…

  • Mod Lib Almayer's Folly

    Mod Lib Almayer's Folly
    av Joseph Conrad

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780375760143

    Almayer's Folly, Joseph Conrad's first novel, is a tale of personal tragedy as well as a broader meditation on the evils of colonialism. Set in the lush jungle of Borneo in the late 1800s, it tells of the Dutch merchant Kaspar Almayer, whose dreams…

  • Mod Lib Rise Of David Levinsky

    Mod Lib Rise Of David Levinsky
    av Abraham Cahan

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780375757983

    Seth Lipsky is the founding editor of the Forward, the English-language successor to the Jewish Daily Forward. He edited the newspaper for ten years and is now a contributing editor of The Wall Street Journal. He lives in Brooklyn.

  • Candide

    Candide
    av Voltaire

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780812972016

    A flamboyant and controversial personality of enormous wit and intelligence, Voltaire remains one of the most influential figures of the eighteenth-century Enlightenment. "Candide, his masterpiece, is a brilliant satire of the theory that our world…

  • Mod Lib The First Men In The Moon

    Mod Lib The First Men In The Moon
    av H.G. Wells

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780812968316

  • The Adventures and Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes

    The Adventures and Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes
    av Arthur Conan Doyle

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780375760020

    From “A Scandal in Bohemia,” in which Sherlock Holmes is famously outwitted by a woman, the captivating Irene Adler, to “The Five Orange Pips,” in which the master detective is pitted against the Ku Klux Klan, to “The F…

  • A Vindication of the Rights of Woman

    A Vindication of the Rights of Woman
    av Mary Wollstonecraft

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780375757228

    This classic work of early feminism remains as relevant and passionate today as it was for Wollstonecraft's contemporaries. This edition includes new explanatory notes.

  • My Bondage and My Freedom

    My Bondage and My Freedom
    av FREDERICK DOUGLASS

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780812970319

  • The Secret Agent

    The Secret Agent
    av Joseph Conrad

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780812973051

    Edited and with Notes by Peter Lancelot MalliosIntroduction by Robert D. Kaplan In reexamining "The Secret Agent in a post-9/11 world, Robert D. Kaplan praises Joseph Conrad's "surgical insight into the mechanics of terrorism," calling the book "a f…

  • Mod Lib The Death Of Ivan Ilyich

    Mod Lib The Death Of Ivan Ilyich
    av Leo Tolstoy

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780375760990

  • Taras Bulba

    Taras Bulba
    av Nikolai Gogol

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780812971194

    The First New Translation in Forty Years Set sometime between the mid-sixteenth and early-seventeenth century, Gogol's epic tale recounts both a bloody Cossack revolt against the Poles (led by the bold Taras Bulba of Ukrainian folk mythology) and th…

  • Treasure Island

    Treasure Island
    av Robert Louis Stevenson

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780375756825

    Robert Louis Stevenson's cherished, unforgettable adventure magically captures the thrill of a sea voyage and a treasure hunt through the eyes of its teenage protagonist, Jim Hawkins. Crossing the Atlantic in search of the buried cache, Jim and the…

  • Leaves of Grass

    Leaves of Grass
    av Walt Whitman

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679783428

    Abraham Lincoln read it with approval, but Emily Dickinson described its bold language and themes as "disgraceful." Ralph Waldo Emerson found it "the most extraordinary piece of wit and wisdom that America has yet produced." Published at the author'…

  • Mod Lib Moonstone, The

    Mod Lib Moonstone, The

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780375757853

    "The Moonstone is a page-turner," writes Carolyn Heilbrun. "It catches one up and unfolds its amazing story through the recountings of its several narrators, all of them enticing and singular." Wilkie Collins’s spellbinding…

  • Mod Lib Return Of The Native

    Mod Lib Return Of The Native
    av Thomas Hardy

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780375757181

    One of Thomas Hardy's most powerful works, The Return of the Native centers famously on Egdon Heath, the wild, haunted Wessex moor that D. H. Lawrence called "the real stuff of tragedy." The heath's changing face mirrors the fortunes of the farmers,…

  • Travels in Alaska

    Travels in Alaska
    av John Muir

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780375760495

    In the late 1800s, John Muir made several trips to the pristine, relatively unexplored territory of Alaska, irresistibly drawn to its awe-inspiring glaciers and its wild menagerie of bears, bald eagles, wolves, and whales. Half-poet and half-geologi…

  • Dracula

    Dracula
    av Bram Stoker

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780375756702

    Of the many admiring reviews Bram Stoker’s Dracula received when it first appeared in 1897, the most astute praise came from the author's mother, who wrote her son: 'It is splendid. No book since Mrs. Shelley's Frankenstein or indeed any other…