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Esplendores y miserias de las cortesanas Prostitutas y amantes franceses del siglo XIX
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 180,240. Language: Spanish. Published: October 14, 2020 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » European / French
Interesante relato que narra el quehacer de diversas personalidades parisinas del siglo XIX. Narra una complicada historia de amor desigual entre una prostituta cortesana y un joven advenedizo. La trama de la novela Esplendores y miserias de las cortesanas, por cuyos capítulos desfilan más de doscientos personajes, se enfoca en la segunda vida de Lucien de Rubempré, salvado del suicidio.
Годин
Series: Вне серии. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 162,250. Language: Russian. Published: October 7, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union
Алексей Годин - талантливый русский ученый пытается разгадать тайну «синей папки» - одну из удивительных загадок природы. Он мечтает поставить свое открытие на службу Отечеству и всему человечеству. Хотя ему мешают и люди, и обстоятельства, Алексей Годин намерен довести дело всей своей жизни до конца. В России…
Manuela
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 149,490. Language: Spanish. Published: March 15, 2020 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Manuela es una representación de todo el país, en la medida en que describe una nación en la que persiste la economía de tipo colonial. Aún subsisten la hacienda con sus trapiches y peones, aunque con algunas excepciones; la economía de la población de Ambalema se rige por la empresa manufacturera y la comercialización del tabaco.
The Man With No Hat and Other Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,310. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Canadian, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Three dozen short stories by Canadian Novelist/Author W.H. (Wade) Johnson. Meet Rose and Albert, Walter the dog, the Rat Slayer, Katz and Quixote, Rocky and Ape and Doug, whose name is really Neb, who comes from the Dark Matter.
The Reign of Rain Robinson
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 268,020. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2019. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective, Fiction » Literary collections » American / African American
Even though her title was underboss, Rain Robinson was The Boss of The Family now. The Reign of Rain Robinson includes: The Model And The Madam, Retailation, Punshment, Deep In It and concludes in Dead On It.
John Ford: Eight Plays Translated into Modern English
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 289,290. Language: American English. Published: November 7, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
This book contains the eight plays that John Ford wrote without a collaborator: The Broken Heart, The Fancies, Chaste and Noble, The Lady’s Trial, The Lover’s Melancholy, Love’s Sacrifice, Perkin Warbeck, The Queen, ’Tis Pity She’s a Whore. These plays have been translated into easy-to-read modern English.
Monja y casada, virgen y mártir
Series: Historia de los países latinoamericanos. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 146,740. Language: Spanish. Published: October 25, 2019 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Literary collections » Caribbean & Latin American
Esta novela es una de las obras más leídas de la narrativa mexicana durante los siglos XIX y XX. Es un muy ameno relato de aventuras, pasión, conspiraciones y crímenes cometidos al amparo de la noche durante la turbulenta época colonial de la corona española sobre la llamada Nueva España, cuyo territorio cubría principalmente el actual territorio mexicano y parte de Estados Unidos.
A Mountain of Untold Tales: Twenty-Five Short Stories
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 119,550. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
A MOUNTAIN of UNTOLD TALES is a collection of unique short stories - split into two sections. One group of narratives illuminate the everyday experiences of childhood, motherhood, family, marriage, and adventure. The other set of tales accentuate the gloomier aspects of life that imagination dictates. They invoke fear, mystery, the supernatural, malice, and despair. There is a story for everyone.
Tales From Gallia
Series: Tales from the World's Firesides - Part 1 - Europe, Book 18. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,260. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Literary collections » European / French
Folk & Fairy Tales, Legends, Myths & Sagas from France & the Gallic tradition. In Tales from Gallia we have a collection of tales from the French & Gallic folk tradition. French fairy tales are particularly known by their literary quality. Charles Perrault derived almost all his tales from folk sources, but rewrote them for an upper-class audience, removing some of the more rustic elements.
Тургенев. Собрание сочинений
Price: Free! Words: 716,270. Language: Russian. Published: May 12, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union
Иван Тургенев «Собрание сочинений» Ася, Вешние воды, Где тонко, там и рвется, Дворянское гнездо, Дневник лишнего человека, Дым, Жид, Завтрак у предводителя, Записки охотника, Затишье, Месяц в деревне, Муму, Накануне, Несчастная, Новь, Отцы и дети
Чехов. Собрание сочинений
Price: Free! Words: 1,048,930. Language: Russian. Published: May 10, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union
Антон Павлович Чехов «Собрание сочинений» Вишневый сад ・ Дядя Ваня ・ Иванов ・ Леший・ Три сестры ・ Чайка ・Рассказы и повести
Tales from the Land of the Strigoi
Series: Tales from the World's Firesides - Part 1 - Europe, Book 16. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 116,160. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Literary collections » European / Eastern Russian & Former Soviet Union
Folk & Fairy Tales, Legends, Myths & Sagas from Romania These are some of the most engaging stories that I’ve collected together for a long time. The Romanian folklore tradition has a vitality that really shines through in these traditional tales, and I’m sure, like me, you will fall just a little bit in love with some of these wonderful characters.
Ladies of Gothic Horror (A Collection of Classic Stories)
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 129,790. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Horror, Fiction » Literary collections » Female authors
Classic gothic horror stories from the literary mistresses of the past! Whether you’re a devotee of the genre, a literature lover, an academic or a student, this volume of short fiction is sure to please. Includes seventeen stories from authors Mary Shelley, Elizabeth Gaskell, Edith Wharton, Marjorie Bowen, Gertrude Atherton, Virginia Woolf, Charlotte Perkins Gilman, Elia W. Peattie and many more.
Команда, которую создал я
Series: Бизнес-роман. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 133,580. Language: Russian. Published: January 31, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Business, Fiction » Literary collections » European / Eastern Russian & Former Soviet Union
Книга, которая сразу же после выхода стала культовой в российском бизнесе. Здесь все "как в жизни" - типовые ситуации, с которыми сталкивается каждый человек, ориентированный на личностный и карьерный рост. У кого-то эта книга вызовет восторг, у кого-то возмущение, но никого не оставит равнодушным.
The Buried Life: Selected Stories and Prose
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 120,630. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2019 by Squirrel Haven Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
The stories and sketches collected in The Buried Life offer an intimate perspective of people responding to challenges they encounter in the conditions of their lives.
Tales Told by Bulls and Wolves
Series: Tales from the World's Firesides - Part 1 - Europe, Book 13. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,990. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Literary collections » European / Italian
Folk & Fairy Tales, Legends, Myths & Sagas from Italy Folklore, fantasy and fairy tales from Italy & Sicily. As ever it’s been a delightful journey wandering through Italy’s famous cities and grand histories as I put this small collection together. I hope that you enjoy these stories too.
More Tales of Snow and Ice
Series: Tales from the World's Firesides - Part 1 - Europe, Book 8. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,710. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Literary collections » European / Scandinavian
More Folk & Fairy Tales, Legends, Myths & Sagas from Scandinavia This is the second in a two volume collection of tales from Scandinavia. There is a clear and rich tradition of storytelling in the north, perhaps dictated by long winter nights and roaring fires. Whenever you read these sagas and tales you tap into a centuries old heritage wrapped in wonder and magic and outlandish heroism.
More Tales of Hope and Glory
Series: Tales from the World's Firesides - Part 1 - Europe, Book 6. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 120,170. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
More Folk & Fairy Tales, Legends, Myths & Sagas from England This is the second book in the Fireside series covering the English story-telling tradition. Listening to a story is like going on a journey. Only you can see the pictures in your mind. Only you can conjure the demons & the dragons and the heroes with such vivacity.
More Tales of Saints and Scholars
Series: Tales from the World's Firesides - Part 1 - Europe, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 183,910. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
More Folk & Fairy Tales, Legends, Myths & Sagas from Ireland This is a second volume of Irish tales, so rich are the story-mining seams taken from just the few Irish collections I have in my possession at the moment. Across the two volumes we have around one hundred and forty tales taken from pretty well every tradition, including classic tales of Irish legend, fairy and folk beliefs.
Tales from the Old Norse
Series: Tales from the World's Firesides - Part 1 - Europe, Book 11. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,500. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Literary collections » European / Scandinavian
Folk & Fairy Tales, Legends, Myths & Sagas from Sweden, Norway & Denmark And so we reach the final volume in this small collection of tales from the north. Originally I intended to complete the series with the Finnish volume, but as ever, there were just too many fabulous stories in my archive to call such an immediate halt.