Troilus and Cressida (HarperPerennial Classics) by William Shakespeare

By William Shakespeare

Head over heels in love with Cressida, Trojan prince Troilus is heartbroken while she is traded to the Greeks in a prisoner trade. Amidst the turmoil of the 2 fans, Greece and Troy stay at struggle with Agamemnon, the king of the Greeks, and Priam, the king of Troy, at their respective helms. Shakespeare’s so much experimental and undefinable play, Troilus and Cressida’s interweaving plots inform a variety of tales of the Trojan War.

Known as “The Bard of Avon,” William Shakespeare is arguably the best English-language author identified. drastically renowned in the course of his lifestyles, Shakespeare’s works proceed to resonate greater than 3 centuries after his loss of life, as has his impression on theatre and literature. Shakespeare’s leading edge use of personality, language, and experimentation with romance as tragedy served as a beginning for later playwrights and dramatists, and a few of his most renowned traces of debate became a part of daily speech.

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Sons and Lovers (Centennial Edition) by D. H. Lawrence

By D. H. Lawrence

D. H. Lawrence’s nice autobiographical novel paints a provocative portrait of an artist torn among affection for his mom and wish for 2 appealing girls. Set within the Nottinghamshire coalfields of Lawrence’s personal boyhood, the tale follows younger Paul Morel’s development into manhood in a British working-class family.

Gertrude Morel, Paul’s puritanical mom, concentrates all her love and a focus on Paul, nurturing his skills as a painter. whilst she muses that he could marry sometime and desolate tract her, the attentive son swears he'll by no means go away her. Then Paul falls in love—with no longer one lady yet two—and needs to finally make a choice from them.…

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Dylan Thomas: A Centenary Celebration

Dylan Thomas: A Centenary Celebration is a special choice of especially commissioned essays celebrating the poet's existence and paintings 100 years after his beginning in 1914. Edited by way of his granddaughter, Hannah Ellis, who introduces every one part by means of subject matter, the publication is split into 3 components pertaining to Thomas's early years, later existence and his lasting legacy.

Highlights comprise essays from famous biographers Andrew Lycett and David N. Thomas, nationwide Poet for Wales Gillian Clarke on Under Milk Wood, and poetry via Archbishop Emeritus Rowan Williams. The publication additionally comprises essays by way of poet Owen Sheers and BBC Radio 6 presenter Cerys Matthews, in addition to quite a few stories and poems from the likes of former President of the USA Jimmy Carter, Phillip Pullman and actor Michael Sheen.

With a foreword by way of comic and previous Monty Python Terry Jones, Dylan Thomas: A Centenary Celebration is a wealthy and private mirrored image at the lasting legacy of Britain's maximum poet.

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Lady Chatterley's Lover: The Complete and Unexpurgated 1928 by D. H. Lawrence

By D. H. Lawrence

Encouraged via the long-standing affair among D. H. Lawrence’s German spouse and an Italian peasant, Lady Chatterley’s Lover follows the serious passions of Constance Chatterley. Trapped in an unsatisfied marriage to an aristocratic mine proprietor whose struggle wounds have left him paralyzed and impotent, Constance enters right into a liaison with the gamekeeper Mellors. Frank Kermode referred to as the publication D. H. Lawrence’s “great achievement,” Anaïs Nin defined it as “his top novel,” and Archibald MacLeish hailed it as “one of crucial works of fiction of the century.” in addition to an incisive advent through Kathryn Harrison, this contemporary Library variation contains the transcript of the judge’s determination within the well-known 1959 obscenity trial that allowed Lady Chatterley’s Lover to be released within the usa.

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English Literature: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short by Jonathan Bate

By Jonathan Bate

A popular critic, biographer, and Shakespeare pupil, Jonathan Bate offers during this Very brief creation a full of life and fascinating assessment of the literature that Jorge Luis Borges known as "the richest within the world." From the medieval "Hymn of Caedmon" to George Orwell's "Why I Write," from Jane Austen to Ian McEwan, and from Winnie the Pooh to Dr. Johnson, this very good, compact survey stretches around the centuries, exploring the main literary types (poetry, novel, drama, essay and more), the various histories and theories of the very suggestion of literature, and the function of writers in shaping English, British, and post-imperial identities. Bate illuminates the paintings of Chaucer, Shakespeare, Wordsworth, Dickens, and lots of different significant figures of English literature. He appears on the Renaissance, Romanticism, and Modernism, on the start of the unconventional and the Elizabethan invention of the belief of a countrywide literature, and on the nature of writing itself. starting from children's literature to biography, this is often an quintessential advisor and an concept for someone attracted to England's impressive literary historical past.

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Aesthetes and Decadents of the 1890s: An Anthology of

The cultured and Decadent circulate of the past due nineteenth century spawned the belief of "Art for Art's Sake," challenged aesthetic criteria and stunned the bourgeosie. From Walter Pater's research, "The Renaissance to Salome, the actually decadent collaboration among Oscar Wilde and Aubrey Beardsley, Karl Beckson has selected an entire spectrum of works that chronicle the British inventive success of the Nineties. during this revised variation of a vintage anthology, "The Ballad of analyzing Gaol" has been integrated in its entirety; the bibliography has been thoroughly up to date; Professor Beckson's notes and remark were extended from the 1st variation released in 1966. The so-called Decadent or Aesthetic interval is still probably the most attention-grabbing within the historical past of the humanities. The poetry and prose of such writers as Yeats, Wilde, Symons, Johnson, Dowson, Barlas, Pater and others are incorporated during this assortment, besides 16 of Aubrey Beardsley's drawings.

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The Complete Poetry by John Keats

By John Keats

This rigorously crafted e-book: “The whole Poetry” is formatted to your eReader with a sensible and distinctive desk of contents.

John Keats (1795–1821) used to be an English Romantic poet. The poetry of Keats is characterised via sensual imagery, so much significantly within the sequence of odes. this present day his poems and letters are essentially the most well known and so much analyzed in English literature.

Table of Contents:

Introduction: lifetime of John Keats by way of Sidney Colvin

Ode

Ode on a Grecian Urn

Ode to Apollo

Ode to Fanny

Ode on Indolence

Ode on Melancholy

Ode to Psyche

Ode to a Nightingale

Sonnets

Sonnet: while i've got Fears That i'll stop to Be

Sonnet at the Sonnet

Sonnet to Chatterton

Sonnet Written in Disgust of Vulgar Superstition

Sonnet: Why Did I giggle this night? No Voice Will Tell

Sonnet to a Cat

Sonnet Written Upon the head of Ben Nevis

Sonnet: This friendly story is sort of a Little Copse

Sonnet - The Human Seasons

Sonnet to Homer

Sonnet to a girl visible for a couple of Moments at Vauxhall

Sonnet on traveling the Tomb of Burns

Sonnet on Leigh Hunt’s Poem ‘the tale of Rimini’

Sonnet: A Dream, After examining Dante’s Episode of Paulo and Francesco

Sonnet to Sleep

Sonnet Written in resolution to a Sonnet finishing Thus:

Sonnet: After darkish Vapours Have Oppress’d Our Plains

Sonnet to John Hamilton Reynolds

Sonnet on Sitting right down to learn King Lear as soon as Again

Sonnet: prior to He Went to Feed with Owls and Bats

Sonnet Written within the Cottage the place Burns used to be Born

Sonnet to The Nile

Sonnet on Peace

Sonnet on listening to the Bagpipe and

Sonnet: Oh! How i admire, on a good Summer’s Eve

Sonnet to Byron

Sonnet to Spenser

Sonnet: As from the Darkening Gloom A Silver Dove

Sonnet at the Sea

Sonnet to Fanny

Sonnet to Ailsa Rock

Sonnet on an image of Leander

Translation from a Sonnet of Ronsard

Two Sonnets on Fame

Lamia

Isabella

Endymion

Hyperion

Stanzas

Spenserian Stanza

Spenserian Stanzas on Charles Armitage Brown

Stanzas to overlook Wylie

Robin Hood

The Eve of St. Agnes

Modern Love

On First having a look into Chapman’s Homer

Imitation of Spenser…

This conscientiously crafted book: “The entire Poetry” is formatted to your eReader with a sensible and distinctive desk of contents.

John Keats (1795–1821) was once an English Romantic poet. The poetry of Keats is characterised by way of sensual imagery, so much significantly within the sequence of odes. this present day his poems and letters are one of the most well known and so much analyzed in English literature.

Table of Contents:

Introduction: lifetime of John Keats through Sidney Colvin

Ode

Ode on a Grecian Urn

Ode to Apollo

Ode to Fanny

Ode on Indolence

Ode on Melancholy

Ode to Psyche

Ode to a Nightingale

Sonnets

Sonnet: whilst i've got Fears That i'll stop to Be

Sonnet at the Sonnet

Sonnet to Chatterton

Sonnet Written in Disgust of Vulgar Superstition

Sonnet: Why Did I chuckle this night? No Voice Will Tell

Sonnet to a Cat

Sonnet Written Upon the pinnacle of Ben Nevis

Sonnet: This friendly story is sort of a Little Copse

Sonnet - The Human Seasons

Sonnet to Homer

Sonnet to a woman noticeable for a couple of Moments at Vauxhall

Sonnet on vacationing the Tomb of Burns

Sonnet on Leigh Hunt’s Poem ‘the tale of Rimini’

Sonnet: A Dream, After studying Dante’s Episode of Paulo and Francesco

Sonnet to Sleep

Sonnet Written in resolution to a Sonnet finishing Thus:

Sonnet: After darkish Vapours Have Oppress’d Our Plains

Sonnet to John Hamilton Reynolds

Sonnet on Sitting all the way down to learn King Lear as soon as Again

Sonnet: ahead of He Went to Feed with Owls and Bats

Sonnet Written within the Cottage the place Burns used to be Born

Sonnet to The Nile

Sonnet on Peace

Sonnet on listening to the Bagpipe and

Sonnet: Oh! How i admire, on a good Summer’s Eve

Sonnet to Byron

Sonnet to Spenser

Sonnet: As from the Darkening Gloom A Silver Dove

Sonnet at the Sea

Sonnet to Fanny

Sonnet to Ailsa Rock

Sonnet on an image of Leander

Translation from a Sonnet of Ronsard

Two Sonnets on Fame

Lamia

Isabella

Endymion

Hyperion

Stanzas

Spenserian Stanza

Spenserian Stanzas on Charles Armitage Brown

Stanzas to overlook Wylie

Robin Hood

The Eve of St. Agnes

Modern Love

On First having a look into Chapman’s Homer

Imitation of Spenser…

This conscientiously crafted e-book: “The entire Poetry” is formatted on your eReader with a practical and specified desk of contents.

John Keats (1795–1821) used to be an English Romantic poet. The poetry of Keats is characterised by means of sensual imagery, so much significantly within the sequence of odes. this present day his poems and letters are essentially the most renowned and so much analyzed in English literature.

Table of Contents:

Introduction: lifetime of John Keats by way of Sidney Colvin

Ode

Ode on a Grecian Urn

Ode to Apollo

Ode to Fanny

Ode on Indolence

Ode on Melancholy

Ode to Psyche

Ode to a Nightingale

Sonnets

Sonnet: while i've got Fears That i'll stop to Be

Sonnet at the Sonnet

Sonnet to Chatterton

Sonnet Written in Disgust of Vulgar Superstition

Sonnet: Why Did I chortle this night? No Voice Will Tell

Sonnet to a Cat

Sonnet Written Upon the pinnacle of Ben Nevis

Sonnet: This friendly story is sort of a Little Copse

Sonnet - The Human Seasons

Sonnet to Homer

Sonnet to a woman visible for a couple of Moments at Vauxhall

Sonnet on traveling the Tomb of Burns

Sonnet on Leigh Hunt’s Poem ‘the tale of Rimini’

Sonnet: A Dream, After analyzing Dante’s Episode of Paulo and Francesco

Sonnet to Sleep

Sonnet Written in resolution to a Sonnet finishing Thus:

Sonnet: After darkish Vapours Have Oppress’d Our Plains

Sonnet to John Hamilton Reynolds

Sonnet on Sitting right down to learn King Lear as soon as Again

Sonnet: ahead of He Went to Feed with Owls and Bats

Sonnet Written within the Cottage the place Burns used to be Born

Sonnet to The Nile

Sonnet on Peace

Sonnet on listening to the Bagpipe and

Sonnet: Oh! How i like, on a good Summer’s Eve

Sonnet to Byron

Sonnet to Spenser

Sonnet: As from the Darkening Gloom A Silver Dove

Sonnet at the Sea

Sonnet to Fanny

Sonnet to Ailsa Rock

Sonnet on an image of Leander

Translation from a Sonnet of Ronsard

Two Sonnets on Fame

Lamia

Isabella

Endymion

Hyperion

Stanzas

Spenserian Stanza

Spenserian Stanzas on Charles Armitage Brown

Stanzas to overlook Wylie

Robin Hood

The Eve of St. Agnes

Modern Love

On First taking a look into Chapman’s Homer

Imitation of Spenser…

This rigorously crafted booklet: “The whole Poetry” is formatted on your eReader with a sensible and exact desk of contents.

John Keats (1795–1821) was once an English Romantic poet. The poetry of Keats is characterised through sensual imagery, so much significantly within the sequence of odes. at the present time his poems and letters are essentially the most well known and so much analyzed in English literature.

Table of Contents:

Introduction: lifetime of John Keats by way of Sidney Colvin

Ode

Ode on a Grecian Urn

Ode to Apollo

Ode to Fanny

Ode on Indolence

Ode on Melancholy

Ode to Psyche

Ode to a Nightingale

Sonnets

Sonnet: while i've got Fears That i'll stop to Be

Sonnet at the Sonnet

Sonnet to Chatterton

Sonnet Written in Disgust of Vulgar Superstition

Sonnet: Why Did I snort this night? No Voice Will Tell

Sonnet to a Cat

Sonnet Written Upon the pinnacle of Ben Nevis

Sonnet: This friendly story is sort of a Little Copse

Sonnet - The Human Seasons

Sonnet to Homer

Sonnet to a girl noticeable for a number of Moments at Vauxhall

Sonnet on traveling the Tomb of Burns

Sonnet on Leigh Hunt’s Poem ‘the tale of Rimini’

Sonnet: A Dream, After studying Dante’s Episode of Paulo and Francesco

Sonnet to Sleep

Sonnet Written in solution to a Sonnet finishing Thus:

Sonnet: After darkish Vapours Have Oppress’d Our Plains

Sonnet to John Hamilton Reynolds

Sonnet on Sitting right down to learn King Lear as soon as Again

Sonnet: prior to He Went to Feed with Owls and Bats

Sonnet Written within the Cottage the place Burns was once Born

Sonnet to The Nile

Sonnet on Peace

Sonnet on listening to the Bagpipe and

Sonnet: Oh! How i admire, on a good Summer’s Eve

Sonnet to Byron

Sonnet to Spenser

Sonnet: As from the Darkening Gloom A Silver Dove

Sonnet at the Sea

Sonnet to Fanny

Sonnet to Ailsa Rock

Sonnet on an image of Leander

Translation from a Sonnet of Ronsard

Two Sonnets on Fame

Lamia

Isabella

Endymion

Hyperion

Stanzas

Spenserian Stanza

Spenserian Stanzas on Charles Armitage Brown

Stanzas to overlook Wylie

Robin Hood

The Eve of St. Agnes

Modern Love

On First taking a look into Chapman’s Homer

Imitation of Spenser…

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Henry VI, Part 3 (The Pelican Shakespeare) by William Shakespeare

By William Shakespeare

I believe that i've got spent part my occupation with one or one other Pelican Shakespeare in my again pocket. comfort, notwithstanding, is the least vital point of the recent Pelican Shakespeare sequence. here's a chic and transparent textual content for both the learn or the practice session room, notes the place you would like them and the prestigious scholarship of the final editors, Stephen Orgel and A. R. Braunmuller who remember the fact that those are performs for functionality in addition to nice texts for contemplation. (Patrick Stewart) the celebrated Pelican Shakespeare sequence, which has bought greater than 4 million copies, is now thoroughly revised and repackaged. each one quantity positive factors:
* Authoritative, trustworthy texts
* prime quality introductions and notes
* New, extra readable alternate trim size
* An essay at the theatrical international of Shakespeare and essays on Shakespeare's lifestyles and the choice of texts

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A Christmas Carol (Penguin Christmas Classics) by Charles Dickens

By Charles Dickens

One of 5 liked Christmas classics
 
First released on December 19, 1843, A Christmas Carol used to be an immediate vintage: Londoners thronged to listen to Dickens learn it in individual and purchased out the 1st printing in days. Its reception used to be so ecstatic that it really is credited with supporting to restore curiosity one of the Victorians in Christmas traditions, together with caroling and vacation playing cards, in addition to inciting an unforeseen wave of charitable giving from Britain’s commercial Age robber barons. Originally conceived as a pamphlet opposed to exploitative capitalism sooner than taking its present shape, it has encouraged dozens of theatrical and picture adaptions, and its characters, from Scrooge to Tiny Tim, are endlessly inscribed in our hearts and minds.

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