World Literature
epub |swe | 1800-03-15 | Author:Vasily Grossman; [Grossman;, Vasily]

The Elk* As she was leaving for work, Aleksandra Andreyevna would spread a napkin on a chair. On it she would put a glass of milk, along with a white ...
( Category: Russian July 18,2019 )
epub |eng | 2012-11-06 | Author:Heinrich von Kleist [Kleist, Heinrich von]

OTHER TITLES IN THE ART OF THE NOVELLA SERIES BARTLEBY THE SCRIVENER HERMAN MELVILLE THE LESSON OF THE MASTER HENRY JAMES MY LIFE ANTON CHEKHOV THE DEVIL LEO TOLSTOY THE ...
( Category: German July 12,2019 )
epub |eng | 2005-10-31 | Author:Marcel Proust [Proust, Marcel]

“I’ve never said that,” said M. Verdurin to Saniette, with a simulated candor that seemed perfectly to reconcile what the Patronne had been saying with his own treatment of Saniette. ...
( Category: French July 12,2019 )
epub |eng | 1970-06-08 | Author:Shah, Idries, 1924- [Shah, Idries, 1924-]

Four Major Orders 'There may be some wisdom in this, but whether we should ask about it or not we do not know.' The teacher sent them all away. And ...
( Category: Sufism July 11,2019 )
epub |eng | 2010-04-09 | Author:Gustave Flaubert [Flaubert, Gustave]

CHAPTER 91 Six weeks passed by. Rodolphe did not return. One evening, at last, he appeared. “Better not come around too soon,” he had said to himself the day after ...
( Category: French July 11,2019 )
epub |eng | 2010-01-12 | Author:Anonymous & Malcolm C. Lyons [Anonymous & Lyons, Malcolm C.]

She was then overcome by tears and threw away the lute, interrupting her song, to the distress of the company. I myself collapsed in a faint, and as people thought ...
( Category: Middle Eastern July 10,2019 )
epub |eng | 2010-01-10 | Author:Anonymous & Malcolm C. Lyons [Anonymous & Lyons, Malcolm C.]

What is not to happen will never happen by a trick, While that which is to happen will take place, And what is fated comes at its own time, Although ...
( Category: Middle Eastern July 10,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-07-05 | Author:Garry Disher [Disher, Garry]

28 ‘That’s awful!’ Athol Groot, head of planning for the shire, put a plump hand over his chest and slumped into his chair. ‘I mean, I saw her yesterday morning, ...
( Category: Crime July 8,2019 )
epub |eng | 2012-11-04 | Author:Peter Wortsman [Wortsman, Peter]

The man suddenly interrupted his singing upon spotting the stranger rushing towards him, pale-faced and with dishevelled hair. Bewildered, Florio asked after Donati. But the gardener had never heard the ...
( Category: German July 7,2019 )
azw3 |eng | 2014-01-20 | Author:Hua, Yu [Hua, Yu]

ONE EVENING SEVERAL WEEKS LATER, Wen Hong arrived at Li Ping’s apartment. Li Ping was doing herself up in front of the mirror. She had just finished combing her hair ...
( Category: Chinese July 6,2019 )
epub, azw3 |eng | 2019-08-01 | Author:Annejet van der Zijl [van der Zijl, Annejet]

As the cold weather had set in during the winter of 1942, it became clear that the Nazis were no match for the Russian winter, the tough Red Army, and ...
( Category: European July 4,2019 )
epub |eng | 2011-08-30 | Author:Moss Roberts [Roberts, Moss]

The Fish Rejoice Chuang Tzu and his close friend Hui Tzu were out enjoying each other’s company on the shores of the Hao. Chuang Tzu said, “The flashing fish are ...
( Category: Chinese July 4,2019 )
epub |eng | 2015-08-24 | Author:Rudyard Kipling [Kipling, Rudyard]

"And she bled all down my shirt, too!" said Beetle. "An' I'm catty all over," said McTurk, "though I washed twice." "An' I nearly broke Beetle's brolly plantin' her where ...
( Category: Short Stories July 4,2019 )
azw3 |eng | 2008-09-14 | Author:Cheng'en,Wu

After this there was not a man in the whole empire who was not moved to virtue The emperor also issued another edict ordering the treasury to pay gold and ...
( Category: Chinese July 4,2019 )
azw3 |eng | 2011-09-06 | Author:Roberts, Moss [Roberts, Moss]

The Fish Rejoice Chuang Tzu and his close friend Hui Tzu were out enjoying each other’s company on the shores of the Hao. Chuang Tzu said, “The flashing fish are ...
( Category: Chinese July 4,2019 )