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E. Nesbit: The Railway Children


After their father is mysteriously forced to leave home, the three children and their mother leave their comfortable house in London and go to live in a cottage in the country near a railway track ➤ подробнее about E. Nesbit: The Railway Children.

The adventures and Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes


This edition of "The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes" contains the earliest cases of the greatest fictional detective of all time. It comprises "A Study in Scarlet", "The Sign of Four" and the complete "Adventures of Sherlock Holmes", reprinted from ➤ подробнее about Doyle A.: The adventures and Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes.

The best of Sherlock Holmes


The Best of Sherlock Holmes is a collection of twenty of the very best tales from Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's fifty-six short stories featuring the arch-sleuth ➤ подробнее about Doyle A.: The best of Sherlock Holmes.

Lady Chatterley`s Lover


With its four-letter words and its explicit descriptions of sexual intercours Lady Chatterley's Lover is the novel with which Г). II. Lawrence is mo often associated ➤ подробнее about Lawrence D.: Lady Chatterley`s Lover.

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz & Glinda of Oz


In the The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, a huge cyclone transports the orphan Dorothy and her little dog Toto from Kansas to the Land of Oz, and she fears that she will never see Aunt Em and Uncle Henry ever again. ➤ подробнее about Lyman Baum: The Wonderful Wizard of Oz Glinda of Oz


Rudyard Kipling: Just So Stories


Rudyard Kipling's classic collection of fables answers the great questions of animal- and humankind, in a fun, eloquent, and magical way - perfect for adults and children alike ➤ подробнее about Rudyard Kipling: Just So Stories.

Arthur Doyle: The Case Book of Sherlock Holmes


In l901, Conan Doyle finally bowed to public pressure and resurrected the nation's favourite detective. Featuring the last 12 stories ever written about Sherlock Holmes, this collection contains some of Conan Doyle's most villainous and unusual characters ➤ подробнее about Arthur Doyle: The Case Book of Sherlock Holmes.

Stephen Crane: The Red Badge Of Courage


HarperCollins is proud to present its new range of best-loved, essential classics. "He felt that in this crisis his laws of life were useless. Whatever he had learned of himself was here of no avail. He was an unknown quantity" ➤ подробнее about Stephen Crane: The Red Badge Of Courage.

Stephen Crane: Maggie. A Girl of the Streets and Other Stories


With a new Introduction by Cedric Watts, M.A., Ph.D., Research Professor of English, Sussex University. During his tragically short life, Stephen Crane gained fame as a vividly distinctive writer. His stories of evolving American society are unflinchingly realistic and shrewdly ironic ➤ подробнее about Stephen Crane: Maggie. A Girl of the Streets and Other Stories.

Gilbert Chesterton: The Complete Father Brown Stories


Издание полностью на английском языке ➤ подробнее about Gilbert Chesterton: The Complete Father Brown Stories.

Five Children and It


Книга для чтения на английском языке ➤ подробнее about Nesbit E.: Five Children and It.

Doyle The return Sherlock Holmes


After Sherlock Holmes apparently fatal encounter with the sinister Professor Moriarty at the Reichenbach Falls, the great detective reappears, to the delight of the faithful Dr Watson in "The Adventure of the Empty House".This follows ➤ подробнее about Doyle A.: Doyle The return Sherlock Holmes.

The Collected Short Stories of Saki


Saki (H.H. Munro) stands alongside Anton Chekhov and O Henry as a master of the short story. His extraordinary stories are a mixture of humorous satire, irony and the macabre, in which the stupidities and hypocrisy of conventional society are viciously pilloried. ➤ подробнее about Munro H.: The Collected Short Stories of Saki

The Swiss Family Robinson


Книга на английском языке ➤ подробнее about Wyss J.: The Swiss Family Robinson.

War and Peace


War and Peace is a vast epic centred on Napoleons war with Russia. While it expresses Tolstoys view that history is an inexorable process which man cannot influence, he peoples his great novel with a cast of over five hundred characters ➤ подробнее about Tolstoy L.: War and Peace.

Bronte Shirley


The Shirley of the title is a woman of independent means; her friend Caroline is not. Both struggle with what a woman's role is and can be. Their male counterparts - Louis, the powerless tutor, and Robert, his cloth-manufacturing brother - also stand at odds to society's expectations ➤ подробнее about Bronte C.: Bronte Shirley.

Bronte Agnes Grey


Agnes Grey is a trenchant expose of the frequently isolated, intellectually stagnant and emotionally starved conditions under which many governesses worked in the mid-nineteenth century ➤ подробнее about Bronte A.: Bronte Agnes Grey.

Lady Susan & Other Works


This collection brings together Jane Austen’s earliest experiments in the art of fiction and novels that she left incomplete at the time of her premature death in 1817 ➤ подробнее about Austen J.: Lady Susan & Other Works.

North and South


Set in the mid-19th century, and written from the author's first-hand experience, North and South follows the story of the heroine's movement from the tranquil but moribund ways of southern England to the vital but turbulent north ➤ подробнее about Gaskell E.: North and South.

Arthur Doyle: The Lost World & Other Stories


Полный, неадаптированный текст произведения ➤ подробнее about Arthur Doyle: The Lost World & Other Stories.

John Buchan: The Thirty-Nine Steps


I snapped the switch, but there was nobody there. Then I saw something in the far corner which made me drop my cigar and fall into a Cold sweat ➤ подробнее about John Buchan: The Thirty-Nine Steps.

Grimm Brothers: Fairy Tales


The Brothers Grimm rediscovered a host of Fairy Tales, telling of princes and princesses in their castles, witches in their towers and forests, of giants and dwarfs, of fabulous animals and dark deeds ➤ подробнее about Grimm Brothers: Fairy Tales.

Lyman Baum: Wizard of Oz


One day, a great storm takes Dorothy, and her dog Toto, to Oz. They have to follow the yellow brick road and find the Wizard of Oz to go home. Dorothy meets new friends; a scarecrow, a tin man, and a lion. Can they help her find the Wizard, and go home to her family?





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Pinocchio


The story of the walking and talking puppet Pinocchio is one of the best-loved children’s tales of all time.Carved by old Gepetto, Pinocchio has an enormous nose which grows even longer whenever he tells a lie. Pinocchio is such a scamp that he gets into all sorts of mischief ➤ подробнее about Collodi C.: Pinocchio.

Stoker Dracula


Stoker's Dracula is a 1992 American erotic horror film directed and produced by Francis Ford Coppola, based on the novel Dracula by Bram Stoker.[3][4][5] It stars Gary Oldman as Count Dracula, Winona Ryder as Mina Harker, Anthony Hopkins as Professor Abraham Van Helsing, and Keanu Reeves as Jonatha ➤ подробнее about Stoker B.: Stoker Draculan

The Velveteen Rabbit & Other Animal Adventures


Together, we travel alongside the Velveteen Rabbit on his magical journey towards becoming real and discover how he and other toys are brought to life once they are truly loved by their little owners ➤ подробнее about Trayler-Barbook N. (ed.): The Velveteen Rabbit & Other Animal Adventures.

The Lady Vanishes & The Spiral Staircase


Since the Alfred Hitchcock film adaptation in 1938, the novel has become better known by its 'Hollywood name' The Lady Vanishes. The novel tells of a beautiful English tourist travelling by train in Europe who discovers that her elderly travelling companion seems to have disappeared from the train ➤ подробнее about White E.: The Lady Vanishes & The Spiral Staircase.

The Sea-Wolf


The dominant subject is an intellectual conflict between a ship-wrecked literary figure, Humphrey Van Weyden, and the brutal captain of a seal-hunting schooner, Wolf Larsen, who rescues Van Weyden and puts him to menial work on the schooner ➤ подробнее about London J.: The Sea-Wolf.

Bronte Villette


Based on Charlotte Bronte's personal experience as a teacher in Brussels, Villette is a moving tale of repressed feelings and subjection to cruel circumstance and position, borne with heroic fortitude.Rising above the frustrations of confinement within a rigid social order, it is also the story of ➤ подробнее about Bronte C.: Bronte Villettea

Anne of Green Gables & Anne of Avonlea


When the Cuthberts send to an orphanage for a boy to help them at Green Gables, their farm in Canada, they are astonished when a talkative little girl steps off the train ➤ подробнее about Montgomery L.: Anne of Green Gables & Anne of Avonlea.

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