all ebooks in category: Classic British & Irish Fiction (26)

«Zuleika Dobson: An Oxford Love Story» by Max Beerbohm
English | ISBN: 9781787248670 | EPUB | 0.8 MB

A devastatingly attractive young woman of the Edwardian era Zuleika Dobson, a true femme fatale, something of a small-time celebrity, manages to gain entrance to …

«Northanger Abbey» by Jane Austen
English | ISBN: 9783736417786 | EPUB | 0.3 MB

The novel is a satire of the Gothic novels popular at the time of its first writing in 1798–99. The heroine, Catherine, thinks life is …

«Toilers of The Sea» by Victor Hugo
English | ISBN: 9781787378353 | EPUB | 0.4 MB

Victor Marie Hugo was born on 26th February 1802 and is revered as the greatest of all French writers. A poet, novelist, dramatist and painter …

«Northanger Abbey» by Jane Austen
English | ISBN: 9781623957858 | EPUB | 0.3 MB

Northanger Abbey was Jane Austen's first novel and tells the story of the romantic, yet sometimes silly, Catherine who travels to Bath and lets her …

«Persuasion» by Jane Austen
English | ISBN: 9781623957841 | EPUB | 0.3 MB

Persuasion is Jane Austen's last completed novel and tells the story of Anne Elliot is persuaded not to marry the love of her life because …

«Cities of the Plain (Sodom and Gomorrah)» by Marcel Proust
English | ISBN: 9782291024101 | EPUB | 0.6 MB

In this fourth volume, Proust's novel takes up for the first time the theme of homosexual love and examines how destructive sexual jealousy can be …

«Hunted Down» by Charles Dickens
English | ISBN: 9781531291341 | EPUB | 0.1 MB

Roguery and trickery abound around the streets of London with a good dollop of romance and the inevitable Victorian obsession with death. One of Charles …

«The Man Who Who Would Be King» by Rudyard Kipling
English | ISBN: 9781787805262 | EPUB | 0.0 MB

Rudyard Kipling was one of the most popular writers of prose and poetry in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. He was awarded the …

«The Oblong Box» by Edgar Allan Poe
English | ISBN: 9782291065708 | EPUB | 0.1 MB

"The Oblong Box" is a short story by Edgar Allan Poe, first published in 1844, about a sea voyage and a mysterious box. The story …

Excellent Women (Penguin Classics)
English | December 26, 2006 | ISBN: 014310487X | EPUB |256 pages | 0.4 MB

“The finest introduction to Barbara Pym” (The New York Times): a hilarious comedy of manners by the shrewdly observant British novelist often compared to Jane …