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  • A Doll's House and Other Plays

    A Doll's House and Other Plays
    av Henrik Ibsen

    Storpocket - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141194561

    A Doll's House/Ghosts/Pillars of the Community/An Enemy of the People 'Our home has never been anything other than a play-house. I've been your doll-wife here, just as at home I was Daddy's doll-child' These four plays established Ibsen as the leadi…

  • Selected Short Stories

    Selected Short Stories
    av Honore de Balzac

    Storpocket - 1977 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140443257

    Twelve stories are representative of the tragic, melodramatic, sentimental, pathetic, and comic aspects of Balzac's art and testify to his keen sense of irony when observing the human condition

  • The Life of Charlotte Bronte

    The Life of Charlotte Bronte
    av Elizabeth Gaskell

    Storpocket - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140434934

    Elizabeth Gaskell's biography of her close friend Charlotte Bronte was published in 1857 to immediate popular acclaim, and remains the most significant study of the enigmatic author who gave Jane Eyre the subtitle An Autobiography. It recounts Charl…

  • Exemplary Stories

    Exemplary Stories
    av Miguel de Cervantes

    Storpocket - 1985 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140442489

    Composed throughout Cervantes's writing life and mentioned in Don Quixote, his Exemplary Stories are among the first and finest Spanish short stories: ranging from traditional tales of love to incisive moral fables. In The Little Gipsy Girl, an Ital…

  • Rights of Man

    Rights of Man
    av Thomas Paine

    Storpocket - 1984 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140390155

    One of the great classics on democracy, Rights of Man was published in England in 1791 as a vindication of the French Revolution and a critique of the British system of government. In direct, forceful prose, Paine defends popular rights, national in…

  • My Bondage and My Freedom

    My Bondage and My Freedom
    av Frederick Douglass, John David Smith, John David Smith

    Pocket - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140439182

    Written ten years after his legal emancipation, MY BONDAGE AND MY FREEDOM catapulted Frederick Douglass into the international spotlight as a leading spokesperson for American blacks, both freed and in slavery. This, Douglass's second autobiography,…

  • Mozart's Journey to Prague and Selected Poems

    Mozart's Journey to Prague and Selected Poems
    av Eduard Moerike

    Storpocket - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140447378

    The novella 'Mozart's Journey to Prague' (1855) is an imaginary recreation of the journey Mozart made from Vienna in 1787 to conduct the first performance of Don Giovanni. Set in the rococo world of the Bohemian nobility, it is a charming and playfu…

  • Brand

    Brand
    av Henrik Ibsen

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140446760

    The story of a minister driven by faith to risk the death of his wife and child, Brand pits a man of vision against the forces of ignorance and venality.

  • The New Machiavelli

    The New Machiavelli
    av H. G. Wells

    Storpocket - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141439990

    A successful author and Liberal MP with a loving and benevolent wife, Richard Remington appears to be a man to envy. But underneath his superficial contentment, he is far from happy with either his marriage or the politics of his party. The New Mach…

  • On War

    On War
    av Carl Clausewitz

    Storpocket - 1982 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140444278

    Combining military theory and raw accounts of its practice, Carl von Clausewitz's treatise On War has had a profound influence on subsequent thinking on warfare. This Penguin Classics edition is edited with an introduction by Anatol Rapoport. Writin…

  • Journals and Letters

    Journals and Letters

    Storpocket - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140436242

    Novelist and playwright Frances (Fanny) Burney, 1752-1840, was also a prolific writer of journals and letters, beginning with the diary she started at fifteen and continuing until the end of her eventful life. From her youth in London high society t…

  • The Beggar's Opera

    The Beggar's Opera
    av John Gay

    Storpocket - 1986 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140432206

    The tale of Peachum, thief-taker and informer, conspiring to send the dashing and promiscuous highwayman Macheath to the gallows, became the theatrical sensation of the eighteenth century. In THE BEGGAR'S OPERA, John Gay turned conventions of Italia…

  • A Dictionary of the English Language: an Anthology

    A Dictionary of the English Language: an Anthology
    av Samuel Johnson

    Storpocket - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141441573

    Samuel Johnson's Dictionary, published in 1755, marked a milestone in a language in desperate need of standards. No English dictionary before it had devoted so much space to everyday words, been so thorough in its definitions, or illustrated usage b…

  • Medieval Writings on Female Spirituality

    Medieval Writings on Female Spirituality
    av Elizabeth Spearing

    Pocket - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140439250

    This is a wide-ranging collection of writings by and about religious women presenting some of the most original and compelling literature of the middle ages. Highlights of this edition include Marguerite Porete's allegorical poem "The Mirror of Simp…

  • Roxana

    Roxana
    av Daniel Defoe

    Storpocket - 1982 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140431490

    Beautiful, proud Roxana is terrified of being poor. When her foolish husband leaves her penniless with five children, she must choose between being a virtuous beggar or a rich whore. Embarking on a career as a courtesan and kept woman, the glamour o…

  • How Much Land Does a Man Need? & Other Stories

    How Much Land Does a Man Need? & Other Stories
    av Leo Tolstoy

    Storpocket - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140445060

    These short works, ranging from Tolstoy's earliest tales to the brilliant title story, are rich in the insights and passion that characterize all of his explorations in love, war, courage, and civilization.

  • Thirty-two Tales of the Throne of Vikramaditya

    Thirty-two Tales of the Throne of Vikramaditya
    av Simhasana Dvatrimsika

    Storpocket - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140455175

    The fabled monarch Vikramaditya is considered to be a model of kingly virtues, and his reign a golden age of peace and prosperity. Narrated by the thirty-two statuettes of nymphs supporting his magic throne, the Tales describe his exploits and extol…

  • The Portable Steinbeck

    The Portable Steinbeck
    av John Steinbeck

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780143106975

    The Portable Steinbeck is a grand sampling of John Steinbeck's most important and popular works. Here are the complete novels of Mice and Men and The Red Pony, together with self-contained excerpts from several longer novels, the text of his Nobel P…

  • The Mabinogion

    The Mabinogion

    Storpocket - 1976 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140443226

    Eleven stories of ancient Welsh origin combine myth, history, and folk legend in their accounts of heroes, quests, battles, and the triumphs of Arthur's knights

  • Tales from Shakespeare

    Tales from Shakespeare
    av Charles and Mary Lamb

    Storpocket - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141441627

    As children, Charles and Mary Lamb took great delight in exploring their benefactor's extensive library; as adults they began writing children's books together that also appealed to all generations. In Tales of Shakespeare they wished to bring their…

  • Grace Abounding to the Chief of Sinners

    Grace Abounding to the Chief of Sinners
    av John Bunyan

    Storpocket - 1987 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140432800

    Composed and published while John Bunyan (1628-1688) was in prison for his religious principles, Grace Abounding is an extraordinary spiritual autobiography. It was written in an age when religious radicalism was regarded as socially subversive, and…

  • Selected Writings

    Selected Writings
    av Gerard de Nerval

    Storpocket - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140446012

    Poet, visionary, short-story writer and autobiographer, Gerard de Nerval (1808-1855) explored the uncertain borderlines between dream and reality, irony and madness, autobiography and fiction with his groundbreaking writings. This comprehensive sele…

  • Thomas Paine Reader

    Thomas Paine Reader
    av Thomas Paine

    Storpocket - 1987 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140444964

    This major collection demonstrates the extent to which Thomas Paine (1737-1809) was an inspiration to the Americans in their struggle for independence, a passionate supporter of the French Revolution and perhaps the outstanding English radical write…

  • Tevye the Dairyman and Motl the Cantor's Son

    Tevye the Dairyman and Motl the Cantor's Son
    av Sholem Aleichem

    Storpocket - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780143105602

    Tevye is the compassionate, lovable, Bible-quoting dairyman from Anatevka, and Tevye the Dairyman is a heartwarming and poignant account of life in turn-of-the-century Russia. Through the workaday world of a rural dairyman, his grit, wit, and heart,…

  • Latin Literature

    Latin Literature
    av Michael Grant

    Storpocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141398112

    A classic introduction to Latin literature, with translations of the best passages from Virgil, Livy, Ovid, Seneca and many others. This classic anthology traces the development of Latin literature from the early Republican works of Cicero and Catul…

  • Studs Lonigan

    Studs Lonigan
    av James T. Farrell, Ann Douglas, James T. Farrell

    Pocket - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141186733

  • The Master of Ballantrae

    The Master of Ballantrae
    av Adrian Poole

    Storpocket - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140434460

    Set at the time of the Jacobite uprising, The Master of Ballantrae tells of a family divided. James Durie, Master of Ballantrae, abandons his ancestral home to support the Scottish rebellion - leaving his younger brother Henry, who is faithful to th…

  • The Digest of Roman Law

    The Digest of Roman Law
    av Justinian

    Storpocket - 1979 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140443431

    Codified by Justinian I and published under his aegis in A.D. 533, this celebrated work of legal history forms a fascinating picture of ordinary life in Rome.

  • Le Morte D'Arthur Volume 2

    Le Morte D'Arthur Volume 2
    av Thomas Malory

    Storpocket - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140430448

    Volume two of Le Morte D'Arthur, Sir Thomas Malory's powerful and elegaic version of the Arthurian legend, recounts the adventures of Sir Tristram de Liones and the treachery of Sir Mordred, and follows Sir Launcelot's quest for The Holy Grail, his…

  • Rome in Crisis

    Rome in Crisis
    av Plutarch

    Storpocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140449167

    Bringing together nine biographies from Plutarch's Parallel Lives series, this edition examines the lives of major figures in Roman history, from Lucullus (118-57 BC), an aristocratic politician and conqueror of Eastern kingdoms, to Otho (32-69 AD),…

  • Georgics

    Georgics
    av Virgil

    Pocket - 1982 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140444148

    A eulogy to Italy as the temperate land of perpetual spring, and a celebration of the values of rustic piety.

  • No Way Back

    No Way Back
    av Theodor Fontane

    Storpocket - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141392158

    A rich and enjoyable novel about marriage, love and betrayal, from the great German realist Theodor Fontane. Charming, cheerful Count Holk is delighted to be called away from his solemn wife to the distant court of a Danish princess. Swept up in the…

  • The Tragic Muse

    The Tragic Muse
    av Henry James

    Storpocket - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140433890

    'You must paint her just like that ... as the Tragic Muse' Suggests one of James's characters to Nick Dormer, the young Englishman who, during the course of the novel, will courageously resist the glittering Parliamentary career desired for him by h…

  • The Absentee

    The Absentee
    av Heidi Thomson

    Storpocket - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140436457

    Lord and Lady Clonbrony are more concerned with fashionable London society than with their responsibilities to those who live and work on their Irish estates. Concerned by this negligence, their son Lord Colambre goes incognito to Ireland to observe…

  • Selected Letters

    Selected Letters
    av Lady Mary Wortley Montagu

    Storpocket - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140434903

    A revised selection of Lady Montagu's letters. Besides presenting a vivid picture of manners in a picturesque age, they contain a unique series of impressions from foreign courts seldom visited and nowhere else so intimately described. Lady Mary was…

  • The Violent Land

    The Violent Land
    av Jorge Amado

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780143106371

    From the great Brazilian author, an exotic tale of greed, madness, and a dispute between two powerful families over land on the cocoa-rich coast of Bahia A Penguin Classic The siren song of the lush, cocoa-growing forests of Bahia lures them all-the…

  • The Woman Who Rode Away, St. Mawr,  The Princess

    The Woman Who Rode Away, St. Mawr, The Princess
    av D H Lawrence

    Storpocket - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141441665

    The three works collected in this volume, all written in 1924, explore the profound effects on protagonists who embark on psychological voyages of liberation. In St Mawr, Lou Witt buys a beautiful, untamable bay stallion and discovers an intense aff…

  • Plays

    Plays
    av Anton Chekhov

    Storpocket - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140447330

    Five masterful dramatic works from one of the world's best-loved playwrights, Anton Chekhov's Plays is translated with notes by Peter Carson, and an introduction by Richard Gilman in Penguin Classics. At a time when the Russian theatre was dominated…

  • Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

    Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
    av Burrows

    Storpocket - 1982 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140422955

    A New Year's feast at King Arthur's court is interrupted by the appearance of a gigantic Green Knight, resplendent on horseback. He challenges any one of Arthur's men to behead him, provided that if he survives he can return the blow a year later. S…

  • Major Barbara

    Major Barbara
    av George Bernard Shaw

    Storpocket - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140437904

    Andrew Undershaft, a millionaire armaments manufacturer, loves money and despises poverty. His estranged daughter Barbara, on the other hand, shows her love for the poor by throwing her energies into her work as a Major in the Salvation Army, and se…

  • Two Lives of Charlemagne

    Two Lives of Charlemagne
    av Einhard, Einhard, Notker the Stammerer

    Häftad - 1969 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140442137

    Two revealingly different accounts of the life of the most important figure of the Roman Empire Charlemage, known as the father of Europe, was one of the most powerful and dynamic of all medieval rulers. The biographies brought together here provide…

  • A Short History of the World

    A Short History of the World
    av H. G. Wells

    Storpocket - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141441825

    Spanning the origins of the Earth to the outcome of the First World War, this is a brilliantly compelling account of the evolution of life and the development of the human race. Along the way, Wells considers such diverse subjects as the Neolithic e…

  • Letters from My Windmill

    Letters from My Windmill
    av Alphonse Daudet, Frederick Davies

    Pocket - 1978 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140443349

    Alphonse Daudet's novels established him as the most successful writer in France by the end of the XIX century. Throughout his working life in Paris Daudet never lost his almost umbilical attachment to Provence. Here, he presents tales of that regio…

  • The Luck of Roaring Camp and Other Writings

    The Luck of Roaring Camp and Other Writings
    av Bret Harte, Gary Scharnhorst, Bret Harte

    Pocket - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140439175

    "Though I am generally placed at the head of my breed of scribblers in this part of the country," Mark Twain wrote from California in 1866, "the place properly belongs to Bret Harte." More than any other writer, Bret Harte was at the forefront of we…

  • Monodies and On the Relics of Saints

    Monodies and On the Relics of Saints
    av Guibert of Nogent, Joseph Mcalhany, Jay Rubenstein

    Pocket - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780143106302

    The first Western autobiography since Augustine's "Confessions", "The Monodies" is set against the backdrop of the First Crusade and offers stunning insights into medieval society. As Guibert of Nogent intimately recounts his early years, monastic l…

  • The Duchess of Malfi, The White Devil, The Broken Heart and 'Tis Pity She's a Whore

    The Duchess of Malfi, The White Devil, The Broken Heart and 'Tis Pity She's a Whore
    av John Ford

    Storpocket - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141392233

    These four plays, written during the reigns of James I and Charles I, took revenge tragedy in dark and ambiguous new directions. In The Duchess of Malfi and The White Devil, John Webster explores the role of women and issues of power, sex and corrup…

  • London Labour and the London Poor

    London Labour and the London Poor

    Storpocket - 1985 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140432411

    London Labour and the London Poor originated in a series of newspaper articles written by the great journalist Henry Mayhew between 1849 and 1850. A dozen years later, it had grown into the fullest picture we have of labouring people in the world's…

  • Murder Trials

    Murder Trials
    av Cicero

    Storpocket - 1975 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140442885

    Cicero's speeches "In Defence of Sextus Roscius of Amerina," "In Defence of Aulus Cluentius Habitus," "In Defence of Gaius Rabirius," "Note on the Speeches in Defence of Caelius and Milo," and "In Defence of King Deiotarus" provide insight into Roma…

  • The Complete Poems

    The Complete Poems
    av John Milton

    Storpocket - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140433630

    John Milton was a master of almost every type of verse, from the classical to the religious and from the lyrical to the epic. His early poems include the devotional 'On the Morning of Christ's Nativity', 'Comus', a masque, and the pastoral elegy 'Ly…

  • Life Is a Dream

    Life Is a Dream
    av Pedro Calderon de la Barca, Gregary Racz, Pedro Calderon de la Barca

    Pocket - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780143104827

    Considered one of the outstanding Spanish dramas of all time, this 17th-century allegory explores the mysteries of human destiny, the illusory nature of existence, and the struggle between predestination and free will.