Книги в жанре «Классическая проза» (5175 книг)

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81. Le journal d’une femme de chambre Читать →

Автор: CГ©lestine entre dans sa nouvelle place de femme de chambre, en province, au service de M. et Mme Lanlaire et aux cГґtГ©s de la cuisiniГЁre Marianne et du palefrenier Joseph. Elle se souvient de ses anciens maГ®tres, comme ce vieillard fascinГ© par les bottines, ou cette vieille femme qui va s'encanailler, ou encore cette Г©pouse…

82. The Canterville Ghost Читать →

Автор: An amusing chronicle of the tribulations of the Ghost of Canterville Chase when his ancestral halls became the home of the American Minister to the Court of St. James

83. The Canterville Ghost (Illustrated by WALLACE GOLDSMITH) Читать →

Автор: An amusing chronicle of the tribulations of the Ghost of Canterville Chase when his ancestral halls became the home of the American Minister to the Court of St. James

84. The Picture of Dorian Gray Читать →

Автор: This is a story of moral corruption. A gothic melodrama, it is full of subtle impression and epigram. It touches on many of Wilde's recurring themes, such as the nature and spirit of art, aestheticism and the dangers inherent in it.

85. Jeeves in the offing Читать →

Автор: Jeeves placed the sizzling eggs and b. on the breakfast table, and Reginald ("Kipper") Herring and I, licking the lips, squared our elbows and got down to it. A lifelong buddy of mine, this Herring, linked to me by what are called imperishable memories. Years ago, when striplings, he and I had done a stretch…

86. Much obliged, Jeeves Читать →

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87. El Гљltimo Gran Amor Читать →

Автор: Charming and attractive, Edith Chardman finds herself suddenly alone after a long and happy marriage. Into the emptiness comes Edwin, old enough almost to be her grandfather, and Jared, young enough to be her son…In the unfolding of Edith's discovery of love in its infinite variety, Pearl Buck displays her masterly skill as a storyteller…

88. La Buena Tierra Читать →

Автор: This is the Spanish text edition of the 1932 Pulitzer Prize winning novel that is still a standout today. Deceptive in its simplicity, it is a story built around a flawed human being and a teetering socio-economic system, as well as one that is layered with profound themes. The cadence of the author's writing is…

89. The Good Earth Читать →

Автор: Wang Lung, rising from humble Chinese farmer to wealthy landowner, gloried in the soil he worked. He held it above his family, even above his gods. But soon, between Wang Lung and the kindly soil that sustained him, came flood and drought, pestilence and revolution… Through this…

90. A Damsel in Distress Читать →

Автор: When Maud Marsh flings herself into George Benson’s cab in Piccadilly, he starts believing in damsels in distress. But when George traces his mysterious traveling companion to Belpher Castle, home of Lord Marshmoreton, things become severely muddled—the scene for the perfect Wodehouse comedy of errors.

91. Love Among the Chickens Читать →

Автор: “A gentleman called to see you when you were out last night, sir,” said Mrs. Medley, my landlady, removing the last of the breakfast things. “Yes?” I said, in my affable way. “A gentleman,” said Mrs. Medley meditatively, “with a very powerful voice.” “Caruso?” “Sir?” “I said, did he leave a name?” “Yes, sir. Mr.…

92. Right Ho, Jeeves Читать →

Автор: Maybe Mephistopheles was a bad idea after all…, November 23, 2003 Reviewer: Athulan Vijayaraghavan(Austin, TX) You know things are going bad for Gussie (Agustus Fink-Nottle) when Bertie steps in…

93. Детская Читать →

Автор: Кобо Абэ (1924 год – 1993 год) – современный японский писатель.

94. Chronique Du RГЁgne De Charles IX Читать →

Автор: ГЂ Paris, le protestant Bernard de Mergy retrouve son frГЁre aГ®nГ©, converti au catholicisme. DГ©cidГ©s Г  ne pas quereller leurs croyances religieuses, les deux jeunes gens s'accordent de partager les jouissances qu'offre la cour des MГ©dicis, oГ№ les intrigues amoureuses se dГ©mГЄlent Г  force de duels chevaleresques. Mais tandis que le roi Charles IX s'offre…

95. The Dwarf Читать →

Автор: The Dwarf is the acrid journal of a court freak, a twenty-six-inch-tall misanthrope whose name, Piccoline, is mentioned only once, in passing, by another character. Thereafter called the Dwarf, he offers a distorted perspective on the fortunes of the Italian city-state whose prince he serves. Though generally slighted by them as an insignificant retainer, the…

96. Dandelion Wine Читать →

Автор: World-renowned fantasist Ray Bradbury has on several occasions stepped outside the arenas of horror, fantasy, and science fiction. An unabashed romantic, his first novel in 1957 was basically a love letter to his childhood. (For those who want to undertake an even more evocative look at the dark side of youth, five years later the…

97. Something Wicked This Way Comes Читать →

Автор: A masterpiece of modern Gothic literature, Something Wicked This Way Comes is the memorable story of two boys, James Nightshade and William Halloway, and the evil that grips their small Midwestern town with the arrival of a ‘dark carnival’ one Autumn midnight. How these two innocents, both age 13, save the souls of the town…

98. The October Game Читать →

Автор: He put the gun back into the bureau drawer and shut the drawer. No, not that way. Louise wouldn't suffer. It was very important that this thing have, above all duration. Duration through imagination. How to prolong the suffering? How, first of all, to bring it about? Well. The man standing before the bedroom mirror…

99. Биплан Читать →

Автор: Чтобы убедиться в том, что время – не стрела, направленная в бесконечность, Ричард Бах предпринял захватывающее путешествие. «Биплан» – история этого перелета, который проходил наедине с собой, самолетом и небом, перелета, который стал для пилота путешествием-поиском, ведущим за границы повседневной обыденности.

100. The strange case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde Читать →

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