Language and Literature

Picture of Jason and the Golden Fleece (The Argonautica).

Jason and the Golden Fleece (The Argonautica).

Apollonius of Rhodes.

Tells the dramatic story of Jason's quest for the Golden Fleece and his relations with Med...

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Picture of O Pioneers!

O Pioneers!

Cather, Willa.

Alexandra Bergson is an astute, independent young woman whose passion for the Nebraska pra...

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Picture of The Secret Agent: A Simple Tale.

The Secret Agent: A Simple Tale.

Conrad, Joseph.

Includes an excellent introduction by John Lyon. First published in 1907 it is set in Lond...

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Picture of Autobiography of a Pocket Handkerchief.

Autobiography of a Pocket Handkerchief.

Cooper, James Fenimore.

This was James Fenimore Cooper's first serious attempt at magazine writing. It remains sig...

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Picture of The Book of the Virgins: Il Libro delle Vergini.

The Book of the Virgins: Il Libro delle Vergini.

D'Annunzio, Gabriele.

Recovering from a near-fatal illness, a chaste young woman resolves to experience for hers...

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Picture of The Wreck of the Golden Mary.

The Wreck of the Golden Mary.

Dickens, Charles et al.

Captain Ravender and first mate Steadiman are bringing the Golden Mary from England to Cal...

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Picture of Italian Literature: A Very Short Introduction.

Italian Literature: A Very Short Introduction.

Hainsworth, Peter and Robey, David.

Examining tradition, theory, politics, secularism, and the position of women, and major fi...

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Picture of The Birthplace.

The Birthplace.

James, Henry.

Neither the name of Shakespeare nor that of Stratford appears directly in this short piece...

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Picture of Working Words: Punching the Clock and Kicking Out the Jams.

Working Words: Punching the Clock and Kicking Out the Jams.

Liebler, M.L.

An anthology of writings about working for a living, about layoffs and picket lines, about...

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Picture of The Armageddon Rag.

The Armageddon Rag.

Martin, George R.R.

Set against the background of American pop music culture in the 1960s (those were the days...

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Picture of Aller Retour New York.

Aller Retour New York.

Miller, Henry.

Here, in a private letter to Alfred Perles, the reader is offered an unpolished glimpse in...

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Picture of Gallimaufry: A Hodgepodge of Our Vanishing Vocabulary.

Gallimaufry: A Hodgepodge of Our Vanishing Vocabulary.

Quinion, Michael.

He begins by saying that when he was young he used to catch trains at a railway station...

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