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  • The Pancatantra

    The Pancatantra
    av Sarma, Visnu

    Storpocket - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140455205

    First recorded 1500 years ago, but taking its origins from a far earlier oral tradition, the Pancatantra is ascribed by legend to the celebrated, half-mythical teacher Visnu Sarma. Asked by a great king to awaken the dulled intelligence of his three…

  • Four Comedies

    Four Comedies
    av William Shakespeare

    Storpocket - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140434545

    Shakespearean comedy has as much to do with the structure and movement of the drama as with the wit of its dialogue or the humour of its characters. In these four comedies there is a near-tragic crisis at which disaster or happiness may ensue, but t…

  • The Iron Heel

    The Iron Heel
    av Jack London

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780143039716

    Part science fiction, part dystopian fantasy, part radical socialist tract, Jack London's The Iron Heel offers a grim depiction of warfare between the classes in America and around the globe. Originally published nearly a hundred years ago, it antic…

  • The Imitation of Christ

    The Imitation of Christ
    av Thomas a Kempis

    Storpocket - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141191768

    One of the most influential and well-loved books of Christianity, The Imitation of Christ by Thomas a Kempis appears here in Penguin Classics in a new translation by Robert Jeffery, with an introduction by Max Von Habsburg, notes, a chronology and f…

  • The Little Demon

    The Little Demon
    av Fyodor Sologub

    Storpocket - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141392936

    A dark classic of Russia's silver age, this blackly funny novel recounts a schoolteacher's descent into sadism, arson and murder. Mad, lascivious, sadistic and ridiculous, the provincial schoolteacher Peredonov torments his students and has hallucin…

  • Salammbo

    Salammbo
    av Gustave Flaubert

    Storpocket - 1977 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140443288

    An epic story of lust, cruelty, and sensuality, this historical novel is set in Carthage in the days following the First Punic War with Rome.

  • Home at Grasmere

    Home at Grasmere
    av Dorothy Wordsworth

    Storpocket - 1978 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140431360

    A continuous text made up of extracts from Dorothy Wordsworth's Journal and a selection of her brother's poems. Dorothy Wordsworth kept her Journal 'because I shall give William pleasure by it'. In doing so, she never dreamt that she was giving futu…

  • The Way of All Flesh

    The Way of All Flesh
    av Samuel Butler

    Storpocket - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140430127

    'I am the enfant terrible of literature and science. If I cannot, and I know I cannot, get the literary and scientific big-wigs to give me a shilling, I can, and I know I can, heave bricks into the middle of them.' With The Way of All Flesh, Samuel…

  • Poems

    Poems
    av Li Po

    Storpocket - 1973 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140442724

    Offers translations of poems by the two Chinese writers

  • Maldoror and Poems

    Maldoror and Poems
    av Comte Lautreamont

    Storpocket - 1978 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140443424

    Insolent and defiant, the Chants de Maldoror, by the self-styled Comte de Lautreamont (1846-70), depicts a sinister and sadistic world of unrestrained savagery and brutality. One of the earliest and most astonishing examples of surrealist writing, i…

  • Effi Briest

    Effi Briest
    av Theodor Fontane

    Storpocket - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140447668

    Telling the tragic tale of a socially advantageous but emotionally ruinous match, Theodor Fontane's Effi Briest is translated from the German by Hugh Rorrison with an introduction by Helen Chambers in Penguin Classics. Unworldly young Effi Briest is…

  • Tottel's Miscellany

    Tottel's Miscellany

    Storpocket - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141192048

    Songs and Sonnets (1557), the first printed anthology of English poetry, was immensely influential in Tudor England, and inspired major Elizabethan writers including Shakespeare. Collected by pioneering publisher Richard Tottel, it brought poems of…

  • Japanese No Dramas

    Japanese No Dramas

    Storpocket - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140445398

    Japanese no theatre or the drama of 'perfected art' flourished in the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries largely through the genius of the dramatist Zeami. An intricate fusion of music, dance, mask, costume and language, the dramas address many subj…

  • The Storm

    The Storm
    av Daniel Defoe

    Storpocket - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141439921

    First released in 1704, offers a detailed report on a storm that hit Britain, leaving thousands dead and homes and businesses destroyed for miles in every direction.

  • An Organizer's Tale

    An Organizer's Tale
    av Cesar Chavez, Ilan Stavans, Cesar Chavez

    Pocket - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780143105268

    One of the most important civil rights leaders in American history, Cesar Chavez was a firm believer in the principles of non-violence, and effectively employed peaceful tactics to further his cause. Through his efforts, he helped achieve dignity, f…

  • Decadent Poetry from Wilde to Naidu

    Decadent Poetry from Wilde to Naidu
    av Arthur Symons

    Storpocket - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140424133

    The poems collected in this volume are exquisite and languorous expressions of a spirit of self-indulgence, eroticism and moral rebelliousness that emerged in the late Victorian age. They deal with eternal themes of transition, artifice and, above a…

  • The Thirty-Nine Steps

    The Thirty-Nine Steps
    av John Buchan

    Storpocket - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141441177

    Returning to England after years in South Africa, Richard Hannay enters the Secret Service accidentally after he finds a murdered neighbor in his apartment and finds himself on the run from the police and the killers alike. Reprint.

  • In The South Seas

    In The South Seas
    av Neil Rennie

    Storpocket - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140434361

    IN THE SOUTH SEAS records Stevenson's travels with his wife Fanny and their family in the Marquesas, the Paumotus and the Gilbert Islands during 1888-9. Originally drafted in journal form while Stevenson travelled, it was then ambitiously rewrittent…

  • Mary and Maria, Matilda

    Mary and Maria, Matilda
    av Mary Wollstonecraft

    Storpocket - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140433715

    These three works of fiction - two by Mary Wollstonecraft, the radical author of A Vindication of the Rights of Woman, and one by her daughter Mary Shelley, creator of Frankenstein - are powerfully emotive stories that combine passion with forceful…

  • Felix Holt

    Felix Holt
    av George Eliot

    Storpocket - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140434354

    When the young nobleman Harold Transome returns to England from the colonies with a self-made fortune, he scandalizes the town of Treby Magna with his decision to stand for Parliament as a Radical. But after the idealistic Felix Holt also returns to…

  • The Custom of the Country

    The Custom of the Country
    av Edith Wharton

    Storpocket - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780143039709

    Edith Wharton's novels of manners seem to grow in stature as time passes. Here she draws a beautiful social climber, Undine Sprague, who is a monster of selfishness and honestly doesn't know it. Although the worlds she wants to conquer have vanished…

  • The Odd Women

    The Odd Women
    av George Gissing

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140433791

    Virginia and Alice Madden are 'odd women', growing old alone in Victorian England with no prospect of finding love. Forced into poverty by the sudden death of their father, they lead lives of quiet desperation in a genteel boarding house in London.…

  • The Portable Hawthorne

    The Portable Hawthorne
    av Nathaniel Hawthorne, William C. Spengemann, Nathaniel Hawthorne

    Pocket - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780143039280

    "The Portable Hawthorne" includes writings from each major stage in the career of Nathaniel Hawthorne: a number of his most intriguing early tales, all of "The Scarlet Letter", excerpts from his three subsequently published romances - "The House of…

  • The Double Death of Quincas Water-Bray

    The Double Death of Quincas Water-Bray
    av Jorge Amado, Gregory Rabassa, Rivka Galchen

    Pocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780143106364

    Widely considered the greatest work by the foremost Brazilian author of the twentieth century, The Double Death of Quincas Water-Bray comes to Penguin Classics in a new translation by the dean of Portuguese-language translators, Gregory Rabassa. It…

  • Iola Leroy, or Shadows Uplifted

    Iola Leroy, or Shadows Uplifted
    av Frances Ellen Watkins Harper, Hollis Robbins, Henry Louis Gates

    Pocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780143106043

    First published in 1892, this stirring novel by the great writer and activist Frances Harper tells the story of the young daughter of a wealthy Mississippi planter who travels to the North to attend school, only to be sold into slavery in the South…

  • Roderick Random

    Roderick Random
    av David Blewett

    Storpocket - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140433326

    Roderick is combative, often violent, but capable of great affection and generosity. His father had been disinherited and has left Scotland leaving his son penniless. After a brief apprenticeship to a surgeon, the innocent Roderick travels to London…

  • The Bacchae and Other Plays

    The Bacchae and Other Plays
    av Philip Vellacott

    Storpocket - 1973 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140440447

    The plays of Euripides have stimulated audiences since the fifth century BC. This volume, containing Phoenician Women, Bacchae, Iphigenia at Aulis, Orestes, and Rhesuscompletes the new editions of Euripides in Penguin Classics.

  • The Death of King Arthur

    The Death of King Arthur

    Storpocket - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140442557

    Recounting the final days of Arthur, this thirteenth-century French version of the Camelot legend, written by an unknown author, is set in a world of fading chivalric glory. It depicts the Round Table diminished in strength after the Quest for the H…

  • Romantic Fairy Tales

    Romantic Fairy Tales
    av Carol Tully

    Storpocket - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140447323

    The four works collected in this volume reveal the fascinating preoccupations of the German Romantic movement, which revelled in the inexplicable, the uncanny and the unknown and, especially, the mysterious world of the fairy tale. Goethe's richly i…

  • The Life of the Buddha

    The Life of the Buddha
    av Tenzin Chogyel

    Storpocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780143107200

    This is a call to mindfulness, dedicated to easing suffering. The story of Shakyamuni Buddha's epic journey to enlightenment is perhaps the most important narrative in the Buddhist tradition. Tenzin Choegyel's The Life of the Buddha, composed in the…

  • Three Plays for Puritans

    Three Plays for Puritans
    av George Bernard Shaw

    Storpocket - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140437928

    Shaw believed that theatre audiences of the 1890s deserved more than the hollow spectacle and sham he saw displayed on the London stage. But he also recognized that people wanted to be entertained while educated, and to see purpose mixed with pleasu…

  • The Cid, the Cinna, the Theatrical Illusion

    The Cid, the Cinna, the Theatrical Illusion
    av Pierre Corneille

    Storpocket - 1975 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140443127

    The Cid, Corneille's masterpiece set in medieval Spain, was the first great work of French classical drama; Cinna, written three years later in 1641, is a tense political drama, while The Theatrical Illusion, an earlier work, is reminiscent of Shake…

  • Untouchable

    Untouchable
    av Mulk Raj Anand

    Storpocket - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141393605

    Mulk Raj Anand's extraordinarily powerful story of an Untouchable in India's caste system, with a new introduction by Ramachandra Guha, author of Gandhi Bakha is a proud and attractive young man, yet none the less he is an Untouchable - an outcast…

  • American Indian Stories, Legends, and Other Writings

    American Indian Stories, Legends, and Other Writings
    av Zitkala-Sa, Cathy N. Davidson, Ada Norris

    Pocket - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780142437094

    Presents a collection of stories, essays, poems, and speeches by the Sioux writer, teacher, and activist.

  • The Country of the Pointed Firs and Other Stories

    The Country of the Pointed Firs and Other Stories
    av Sarah Orne Jewett

    Storpocket - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140434767

    The Country of Pointed Firs, Sarah Orne Jewett's masterpiece, established her among the consummate stylists of nineteenth-century American fiction. Composed in a series of beautiful web-like sketches, the novel is narrated by a young woman writer wh…

  • Guy Mannering

    Guy Mannering
    av Walter Scott

    Storpocket - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140436570

    Guy Mannering is an astrologer who only half-believes in his art. Instead he places his faith in patriarchal power, wealth and social position. But the Scotland of this novel is a nation in which the old hierarchies are breaking down and Guy must le…

  • The Life of Henry Brulard

    The Life of Henry Brulard
    av John Sturrock

    Storpocket - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140446111

    The Life of Henry Brulard is the autobiography of one of France's greatest writers. In this book, written with such frankness that it remained unpublishable for more than a century after its composition, the author of The Charterhouse of Parma and T…

  • Tales of Angria

    Tales of Angria
    av Charlotte Bronte

    Storpocket - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140435092

    In 1834, Charlotte Bronte and her brother Branwell created the imaginary kingdom of Angria in a series of tiny handmade books. Continuing their saga some years later, the five 'novelettes' in this volume were written by Charlotte when she was in her…

  • Hiero the Tyrant and Other Treatises

    Hiero the Tyrant and Other Treatises
    av Xenophon

    Storpocket - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140455250

    One of Socrates' Athenian disciples in his youth, Xenophon (c. 498-354 bc) fought as a mercenary commander in Cyrus the Younger's campaign to seize the Persian throne, and later wrote a wide range of works on history, politics and philosophy. These…

  • Kipps

    Kipps
    av H. G. Wells

    Storpocket - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141441108

    Orphaned at an early age, raised by his aunt and uncle, and apprenticed for seven years to a draper, Artie Kipps is stunned to discover upon reading a newspaper advertisement that he is the grandson of a wealthy gentleman - and the inheritor of his…

  • Inspector Maigret Omnibus

    Inspector Maigret Omnibus
    av Georges Simenon, David Bellos, David Coward

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141396880

    The first annual omnibus edition in the new Penguin Inspector Maigret series, comprising four titles from the series so far: Pietr the Latvian, The Hanged Man of Saint-Pholien, The Carter of La Providence and The Grand Banks Cafe. Additional materia…

  • The Five and Twenty Tales of the Genie

    The Five and Twenty Tales of the Genie
    av M Sivadasa

    Storpocket - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140455199

    Half mythical, heroic and sagacious, the emperor Vikramaditya is widely regarded as India's greatest monarch. This collection of stories tells of the ruler's fabled encounter with a vetala, a genie who inhabits the body of a corpse. The emperor begs…

  • The Athenian Constitution

    The Athenian Constitution
    av Aristotle

    Storpocket - 1984 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140444315

    Presents Aristotles's famous history of the Athenian Consitution.

  • Early Christian Lives

    Early Christian Lives
    av Athanasius

    Storpocket - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140435269

    Written between the mid-fourth and late sixth centuries to commemorate and glorify the achievements of early Christian saints, these six biographies depict men who devoted themselves to solitude, poverty and prayer. Athanasius records Antony's extre…

  • The Physiology of Taste

    The Physiology of Taste
    av Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin

    Storpocket - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140446142

    A book without precedent, skirting the line between recipe-book, memoir, history and philosophy, Jean-Anthelme Brillat-Savarin's The Physiology of Taste is edited with an introduction by Anne Drayton in Penguin Classics. Brillat-Savarin's unique, ex…

  • Selected Letters

    Selected Letters

    Storpocket - 1986 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140444582

    The greatest orator in Roman history, Marcus Tullius Cicero remained one of the republic's chief supporters throughout his life, guided by profound political beliefs that illuminated his correspondence with both close friends and powerful aristocrat…

  • The Man Who Was Thursday

    The Man Who Was Thursday
    av G K Chesterton

    Storpocket - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141191461

    G.K. Chesterton's The Man Who Was Thursday is a thrilling novel of deception, subterfuge, double-crossing and secret identities, and this Penguin Classics edition is edited with an introduction by Matthew Beaumont. The Central Anarchist Council is a…

  • Six Records of a Floating Life

    Six Records of a Floating Life
    av Shen Fu

    Storpocket - 1983 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140444292

    Six Records of a Floating Life (1809) is an extraordinary blend of autobiography, love story and social document written by a man who was educated as a scholar but earned his living as a civil servant and art dealer. In this intimate memoir, Shen Fu…

  • The Lusiads

    The Lusiads
    av Luis Vaz de Camoes

    Storpocket - 1973 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140440263

    First published in 1572, The Lusiads is one of the greatest epic poems of the Renaissance, immortalizing Portugal's voyages of discovery with an unrivalled freshness of observation. At the centre of The Lusiads is Vasco da Gama's pioneer voyage via…

  • Ta Hsueh and Chung Yung

    Ta Hsueh and Chung Yung

    Storpocket - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140447842

    Set alongside The Analects and Mencius, these two texts make up the 'Four Books' of Chinese Confucian tradition. Their depiction of the 'Way of Great Learning' focuses on the moral tenets of Confucian thinking, establishing a universal framework tha…