By Kenneth Grahame, Gardner McFall
By Kenneth Grahame, Gardner McFall
By E. B. White
The vintage tale by way of E. B. White, author of the Newbery Honor booklet Charlotte's net and Trumpet of the Swan, approximately one small mouse on a really colossal adventure!
Stuart Little isn't any traditional mouse. Born to a relations of people, he lives in manhattan urban along with his mom and dad, his older brother George, and Snowbell the cat. notwithstanding he is shy and considerate, he is additionally a real lover of adventure.
Stuart's maximum event comes whilst his ally, a stunning little fowl named Margalo, disappears from her nest. decided to trace her down, Stuart ventures clear of domestic for the first actual time in his lifestyles. He unearths experience aplenty. yet will he locate his friend?
Xenophon (431-355 BC), son of Gryllus, of the deme Erchia of Athens, was once a soldier, mercenary and an admirer of Socrates. he's identified for his writings at the historical past of his personal occasions, the sayings of Socrates, and the lifetime of Greece. He participated within the day trip led by means of Cyrus the more youthful opposed to his older brother, the emperor Artaxerxes II of Persia, in 401 BC. His checklist of the whole day trip opposed to the Persians and the adventure domestic was once titled Anabasis (The day trip or The March Up Country). He was once later exiled from Athens, probably simply because he fought below the Spartan king Agesilaus opposed to Athens at Coronea. The Spartans gave him estate at Scillus, close to Olympia in Elis, the place he composed the Anabasis. His writings are usually learn through starting scholars of the Greek language. His Hellenica is an incredible basic resource for occasions in Greece from 411 to 362 BC, and his Socratic writings, preserved entire, are the one surviving representatives of the style of Sokratikoi logoi except the dialogues of Plato.
By Wilkie Collins
The girl In White--now a blinding new musical via the incomparable Andrew Lloyd Webber Wilkie Collins’s sensational story of insanity, betrayal, and greed, the lady in White, is exciting its West finish audiences on the extraordinary Palace Theatre in London—and is coming to Broadway sooner or later. considering the fact that its unique booklet in 1860, the radical hasn't ever been out of print, and this suspenseful vintage is now dropped at existence by way of a super overseas ensemble, together with the chic Maria Friedman and Michael Crawford because the diabolical count number Fosco.
By Max Scheler
By C. Gasquoine (Catherine Gasquoine) Hartley
Catherine Gasquoine Hartley (also often called Mrs Walter M Gallichan) was once a British suffragist and journalist and the writer of "The fact approximately lady" (pub. 1913). This e-book, a examine of the matriarchy, was once first released in 1914. [C:\Users\Microsoft\Documents\Calibre Library]
By Lora S. Irish
Резьба по дереву с помощью ножей. Даны рекомендации по выбору материала, инструмента, правильной заточке ножей для резьбы. Много фотографий с образцами резьбы, а также трафареты и схемы.You will take pleasure in carving Loras attractive and bold styles whereas studying a few of her options and important guidance. we're happy to provide Chip Carving Classics One with over sixty five person styles, a lot of that are followed by way of chip carved samples.
By Lewis Carroll
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and during the having a look Glass, by Lewis Carroll, is a part of the Barnes & Noble Classics series, which bargains caliber variations at cheap costs to the scholar and the overall reader, together with new scholarship, considerate layout, and pages of rigorously crafted extras. listed below are a number of the extraordinary positive aspects of Barnes & Noble Classics: All variants are fantastically designed and are published to greater necessities; a few comprise illustrations of ancient curiosity. Barnes & Noble Classics pulls jointly a constellation of influences—biographical, ancient, and literary—to improve every one reader's figuring out of those enduring works. First released in 1865, Lewis Carroll’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland was once an instantaneous good fortune, as used to be its sequel, in the course of the Looking-Glass. Carroll’s experience of the absurd and his outstanding present for video games of common sense and language have secured for the Alice books an everlasting spot within the hearts of either adults and children. Alice starts off her adventures while she follows the frantically behind schedule White Rabbit down a gap into the mystical international of Wonderland, the place she meets quite a few awesome creatures, together with Tweedledee and Tweedledum, the Cheshire Cat, the hookah-smoking Caterpillar, the Mad Hatter, and the Queen of Hearts—who, with the aid of her enchanted deck of cards, tips Alice into taking part in a extraordinary video game of croquet. Alice keeps her adventures in throughout the Looking-Glass, that's loosely in keeping with a online game of chess and comprises Carroll’s recognized poem “Jabberwocky.” Throughout her really good trips, Alice keeps her cause, humor, and feel of justice. She has turn into one of many nice characters of innovative literature, as immortal as Don Quixote, Huckleberry Finn, Captain Ahab, Sherlock Holmes, and Dorothy Gale of Kansas. Tan Lin is a author, artist, and critic. he's the writer of 2 books of poetry, Lotion Bullwhip Giraffe and IDM.
By Doris Lessing
Anna is a author, writer of 1 very winning novel, who now retains 4 notebooks. in a single, with a black hide, she stories the African adventure of her past yr. In a pink one she documents her political lifestyles, her disillusionment with communism. In a yellow one she writes a unique within which the heroine reviles a part of her personal adventure. And within the blue one she retains a private diary. eventually, in love with an American author and threatened with madness, Anna attempts to deliver the threads of all 4 books jointly in a golden computing device.
By Paul Fatout
Initially released in 1976 and reissued in 2006 after a long time out of print, Mark Twain conversing assembles Twain's lectures, after-dinner speeches, and interviews from 1864 to 1909. Explanatory notes describe events, establish personalities, and talk about strategies of Twain's oral craftsmanship. A chronology directory date, position, and name of speech or form of engagement completes the gathering.