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  1. Leaves of Grass (Wisehouse Classics - Authentic Reproduction of the 1855 First Edition)

    av Walt Whitman

    Häftad, Engelska, 2016-01-01, ISBN 9789176372180

    ABOUT THIS EDITION: With exception of the titles of the different parts - which were added, for better navigation, from later editions - this edition presents an authentic reproduction of the original 1855 first edition of 'Leaves of Grass' by Wal...

  2. Anthem (Wisehouse Classics Edition) (2016)

    av Ayn Rand

    Inbunden, Engelska, 2017-10-22, ISBN 9789176374450

    ANTHEM is a dystopian fiction novella by Ayn Rand, written in 1937 and first published in 1938 in England. It takes place at some unspecified future date when mankind has entered another dark age. Technological advancement is now carefully planned...

  3. The Awakening (Wisehouse Classics - Original Authoritative Edition 1899)

    av Kate Chopin

    Häftad, Engelska, 2015-08-01, ISBN 9789176370377

    The Awakening , originally titled A Solitary Soul, is a novel by Kate Chopin, first published in 1899. Set in New Orleans and on the Louisiana Gulf coast at the end of the 19th century, the plot centers on Edna Pontellier and her struggle to recon...

  4. The Call of the Wild (Wisehouse Classics - With Original Illustrations)

    av Jack London

    Häftad, Engelska, 2015-10-01, ISBN 9789176370445

    Published now in the Wisehouse Classics series, The Call of the Wild is a short adventure novel by Jack London published in 1903 and set in Yukon, Canada during the 1890s Klondike Gold Rush, when strong sled dogs were in high demand. The central c...

  5. Aesop's Fables (Wisehouse Classics Edition)

    av Aesop

    Häftad, Engelska, 2015-10-01, ISBN 9789176370476

    AESOP'S FABLES or the AESOPICA is a collection of fables credited to Aesop, a slave and storyteller believed to have lived in ancient Greece between 620 and 560 BCE. Of diverse origins, the stories associated with Aesop's name have descended to mo...

  6. Maggie: A Girl of the Streets (Wisehouse Classics Edition)

    av Stephen Crane

    Häftad, Engelska, 2015-10-01, ISBN 9789176370483

    MAGGIE: A GIRL OF THE STREETS is an 1893 novella by American author Stephen Crane (1871-1900). The story centers on Maggie, a young girl from the Bowery who is driven to unfortunate circumstances by poverty and solitude. The work was considered ri...

  7. A Christmas Carol (Wisehouse Classics - With Original Illustrations)

    av Charles Dickens

    Häftad, Engelska, 2015-10-01, ISBN 9789176370513

    A CHRISTMAS CAROL is a novella by Charles Dickens, first published in London on December 1843. The novella met with instant success and critical acclaim. A Christmas Carol tells the story of a bitter old miser named Ebenezer Scrooge and his transf...

  8. The Prince (Wisehouse Classics Edition)

    av Nicolo MacHiavelli

    Häftad, Engelska, 2015-11-01, ISBN 9789176370537

    THE PRINCE (Italian: Il Principe) is a 16th-century political treatise by the Italian diplomat and political theorist Niccol Machiavelli. From correspondence a version appears to have been distributed in 1513, using a Latin title, De Principatibus...

  9. Common Sense (Wisehouse Classics Edition)

    av Thomas Paine

    Häftad, Engelska, 2015-11-01, ISBN 9789176370544

    COMMON SENSE is a pamphlet written by Thomas Paine in 1775-76 that inspired people in the Thirteen Colonies to declare and fight for independence from Great Britain in the summer of 1776. The pamphlet explained the advantages of and the need for i...

  10. Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (Wisehouse Classics Edition)

    av Robert Louis Stevenson

    Häftad, Engelska, 2015-11-01, ISBN 9789176370568

    STRANGE CASE OF DR. JEKYLL AND MR. HYDE is the original title of a novella written by the Scottish author Robert Louis Stevenson that was first published in 1886. It is about a London lawyer named Gabriel John Utterson who investigates strange occ...

  11. Utopia (Wisehouse Classics Edition)

    av Thomas More

    Häftad, Engelska, 2015-11-01, ISBN 9789176370605

    UTOPIA (Libellus vere aureus, nec minus salutaris quam festivus, de optimo rei publicae statu deque nova insula Utopia) is a work of fiction and political philosophy by Thomas More (1478-1535) published in 1516 in Latin. The book is a frame narrat...

  12. Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass (Wisehouse Classics Edition)

    av Frederick Douglass

    Häftad, Engelska, 2015-11-01, ISBN 9789176370612

    Frederick Douglass was born in slavery as Frederick Augustus Washington Bailey near Easton in Talbot County, Maryland. He was not sure of the exact year of his birth, but he knew that it was 1817 or 1818. As a young boy he was sent to Baltimore, t...

  13. The Red Badge of Courage (Wisehouse Classics Edition)

    av Stephen Crane

    Häftad, Engelska, 2015-11-01, ISBN 9789176370636

    THE RED BADGE OF COURAGE is a war novel by American author Stephen Crane (1871-1900). Taking place during the American Civil War, the story is about a young private of the Union Army, Henry Fleming, who flees from the field of battle. Overcome wit...

  14. The Turn of the Screw (Wisehouse Classics Edition)

    av Henry James

    Häftad, Engelska, 2015-11-01, ISBN 9789176370650

    THE TURN OF THE SCREW, originally published in 1898, is a gothic ghost story novella written by Henry James. Due to its original content, the novella became a favorite text of academics who subscribe to New Criticism. The novella has had differing...

  15. The Hound of the Baskervilles (Wisehouse Classics Edition)

    av Arthur Conan Doyle

    Häftad, Engelska, 2015-11-01, ISBN 9789176370667

    The Hound of the Baskervilles is the third of the crime novels written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle featuring the detective Sherlock Holmes. Originally serialized in The Strand Magazine from August 1901 to April 1902, it is set largely on Dartmoor in...

  16. Heart of Darkness (Wisehouse Classics Edition)

    av Joseph Conrad

    Häftad, Engelska, 2015-11-01, ISBN 9789176370674

    HEART OF DARKNESS (1899) is a novella by Polish-British novelist Joseph Conrad, about a voyage up the Congo River into the Congo Free State, in the heart of Africa, by the story's narrator Marlow. Marlow tells his story to friends aboard a boat an...

  17. The Suicide Club (Wisehouse Classics Edition)

    av Robert Louis Stevenson

    Häftad, Engelska, 2015-11-01, ISBN 9789176370681

    THE SUICIDE CLUB is a collection of three 19th century detective fiction short stories by Robert Louis Stevenson that combine to form a single narrative. First published in the London Magazine in 1878, they were collected and republished in the fi...

  18. Frankenstein or the Modern Prometheus (Uncensored 1818 Edition - Wisehouse Classics)

    av Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley

    Häftad, Engelska, 2015-11-01, ISBN 9789176370698

    This is the Uncensored 1818 Edition FRANKENSTEIN; OR, THE MODERN PROMETHEUS , a novel written by the English author Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley about the young science student Victor Frankenstein, who creates a grotesque but sentient creature in a...

  19. Frankenstein or the Modern Prometheus (the Revised 1831 Edition - Wisehouse Classics)

    av Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley

    Häftad, Engelska, 2015-11-01, ISBN 9789176370711

    This is the Revised 1831 Edition of FRANKENSTEIN; OR, THE MODERN PROMETHEUS, a novel written by the English author Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley about the young science student Victor Frankenstein, who creates a grotesque but sentient creature in an...

  20. The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (Wisehouse Classics Edition)

    av Mark Twain

    Häftad, Engelska, 2015-11-01, ISBN 9789176370773

    Thomas "Tom" Sawyer is the title character of the Mark Twain novel THE ADVENTURES OF TOM SAWYER (1876). He appears in three other novels by Twain: ADVENTURES OF HUCKLEBERRY FINN (1884), TOM SAWYER ABROAD (1894), and TOM SAWYER, DETECTIVE (1896). S...

  21. The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Wisehouse Classics Edition)

    av Mark Twain

    Häftad, Engelska, 2015-11-01, ISBN 9789176370803

    THE ADVENTURES OF HUCKLEBERRY FINN is a novel by Mark Twain, first published in the United Kingdom in December 1884 and in the United States in February 1885. Commonly named among the Great American Novels, the work is among the first in major Ame...

  22. The Scarlet Letter (Wisehouse Classics Edition)

    av Nathaniel Hawthorne

    Häftad, Engelska, 2015-11-01, ISBN 9789176370827

    THE SCARLET LETTER is an 1850 work of fiction in a historical setting, written by Nathaniel Hawthorne, and is considered to be his best work. Set in 17th-century Puritan Boston, Massachusetts, during the years 1642 to 1649, it tells the story of H...

  23. The Meditations of Marcus Aurelius (Wisehouse Classics Edition)

    av Marcus Aurelius

    Häftad, Engelska, 2015-11-01, ISBN 9789176370841

    MEDITATIONS (Medieval Greek: Ta eis heauton, literally "to himself") is a series of personal writings by Marcus Aurelius, Roman Emperor from 161 to 180 AD, recording his private notes to himself and ideas on Stoic philosophy. Marcus Aurelius wrote...

  24. Candide (Wisehouse Classics - With Illustrations by Jean-Michel Moreau)

    av Voltaire

    Häftad, Engelska, 2015-12-01, ISBN 9789176371060

    "CANDIDE, OU L'OPTIMISME" is a French satire first published in 1759 by Voltaire, a philosopher of the Age of Enlightenment. It begins with a young man, Candide, who is living a sheltered life in an Edenic paradise and being indoctrinated with Lei...

  25. Metamorphosis (Wisehouse Classics Edition)

    av Franz Kafka

    Häftad, Engelska, 2015-12-01, ISBN 9789176371084

    THE METAMORPHOSIS (German: Die Verwandlung, also sometimes translated as The Transformation) is a novella by Franz Kafka, first published in 1915. It has been called one of the seminal works of fiction of the 20th century and is studied in college...

  26. Prophet (wisehouse classics edition) Pocket

    av Kahlil Gibran

    Pocket, Engelska, 2015-12-09, ISBN 9789176371121

    <em>THE PROPHET</em> is a book of 26 prose poetry essays written in English by the Lebanese artist, philosopher and writer Kahlil Gibran. It was originally published in 1923 by Alfred A. Knopf. It is Gibran's best known work. The Proph...

  27. The Picture of Dorian Gray (Wisehouse Classics - With Original Illustrations by Eugene Dete)

    av Oscar Wilde

    Häftad, Engelska, 2015-12-01, ISBN 9789176371145

    THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY is a philosophical novel by the writer Oscar Wilde, first published complete in the July 1890 issue of Lippincott's Monthly Magazine. The magazine's editor feared the story was indecent, and without Wilde's knowledge, de...

  28. Great gatsby (wisehouse classics edition) Pocket

    av F Scott Fitzgerald

    Pocket, Engelska, 2016-01-15, ISBN 9789176371213

    <em>THE GREAT GATSBY</em> is a 1925 novel written by American author F. Scott Fitzgerald that follows a cast of characters living in the fictional town of West Egg on prosperous Long Island in the summer of 1922. The story primarily co...

  29. Dubliners (Wisehouse Classics Edition)

    av James Joyce

    Häftad, Engelska, 2016-01-01, ISBN 9789176372005

    DUBLINERS is a collection of fifteen short stories by James Joyce, first published in 1914. They form a naturalistic depiction of Irish middle class life in and around Dublin in the early years of the 20th century. The stories were written when Ir...

  30. White Fang (Wisehouse Classics - With Original Illustrations)

    av Jack London

    Häftad, Engelska, 2016-01-01, ISBN 9789176372036

    WHITE FANG is a novel by American author Jack London (1876-1916) - and the name of the book's eponymous character, a wild wolfdog. First serialized in Outing magazine, it was published in 1906. The story takes place in Yukon Territory, Canada, dur...