Among the masterpieces of world literature, this great verse drama by Norway's famed playwright humorously yet profoundly explores the virtues, vices, and follies common to all humanity as it follows... More > the roguish life of a charming but arrogant young man. A literary delight since it was first published in 1875.< Less
Shipwrecked castaway Lemuel Gulliver’s encounters with the petty, diminutive Lilliputians, the crude giants of Brobdingnag, the abstracted scientists of Laputa, the philosophical Houyhnhnms,... More > and the brutish Yahoos give him new, bitter insights into human behavior. Swift’s fantastic and subversive book remains supremely relevant in our own age of distortion, hypocrisy, and irony.< Less
For almost two centuries, the stories of magic and myth gathered by the Brothers Grimm have been part of the way children and adults learn about the vagaries of the real world. Cinderella, Rapunzel,... More > Snow-White, Hänsel and Gretel, Little Red Riding Hood, and Briar-Rose are only a few of more than 200 enchanting characters included here.
This ebook version is Translated by Margaret Hunt which is very true to the German original and contains all Grimm’s fairy tales including 10 children’s legends. With gorgeous illustrations by renowned illustrator Arthur Rackham, responsible for illustrating numerous other know works.< Less