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Common Reader: Volume 1
Woolf attempts to see literature from the perspective of the "common reader", someone whom she distinguished from the critic and the scholar. She... Les mer
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The Other Side Of Silence
As a small child in wintry Bremen, Hanna dreams about escaping from years of abuse in the orphanage and in service. She joins a shipload of young... Les mer
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Soul
This is ultimately a story about being in possession of your own life. Zoroastrian myth, Sufism, Communism and Freud are woven together to create a... Les mer
Gulag Archipelago
The Gulag Archipelago (Russian: Архипелаг ГУЛАГ, Arkhipelag GULAG) is a book by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn based on the Soviet forced labor... Les mer
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Vertigo
At moments when reality shows itself to be unstable or uncanny, we experience a form of vertigo. This experience is further complicated when we try... Les mer
The Emigrants
What initially appears to be a plain account of the lives of Jewish emigrants in Norfolk, Austria, America and Manchester, merges into an evocation... Les mer
Book Of Imaginary Beings
Few readers will want, or be able, to resist this modern bestiary. Here are familiar beasts like gryphons, minotaurs and unicorns as well as the... Les mer
Flush
First published in 1933, Flush is the story of Elizabeth Barrett Browning's cocker spaniel. Although Flush has adventures of his own, he is also... Les mer
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The Rights Of Desire
Ruben Oliver's life is coming adrift from its moorings, he has lost his job, become a widower, and his children have emigrated. When Tessa arrives in... Les mer
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Atomised
Half-brothers Michel and Bruno have a mother in common but little else. This is the story of two brothers, but the subject of the novel is in its... Les mer
The Beauty of the Husband
In The Beauty of the Husband, subtitled "A Fictional Essay in 29 Tangos", Anne Carson explores ambiguous feelings toward a difficult but... Les mer
Light In August
A landmark in American fiction, Light in August explores Faulkner's central theme: the nature of evil. Joe Christmas - a man doomed,... Les mer
The Death and Life of Great American Cities
In this classic text, Jane Jacobs set out to produce an attack on current city planning and rebuilding and to introduce new principles by which these... Les mer
Timequake
It decides to wind the clock back a decade to 1991, making everyone in the world endure ten years of deja-vu and a total loss of free will - not to... Les mer
Death in Venice
Death in Venice is a story of obsession. Gustave von Aschenbach is a successful but ageing writer who travels to Venice for a holiday. One day, at... Les mer
Virginia Woolf
Hermione Lee sees Virginia Woolf afresh, in her historical setting and as a vital figure for our times. Her book moves freely between a richly... Les mer
Invisible Cities
Each time he returns from his travels, Marco Polo is invited by Kublai Khan to describe the cities he has visited. The conqueror and the explorer... Les mer
The Magic Mountain
Hans Castorp is "a perfectly ordinary, if engaging young man" when he goes to visit his cousin in an exclusive sanatorium in the Swiss... Les mer
Buddenbrooks
Thomas Mann's first novel, Buddenbrooks, is drawn from his own life and experience. Subtitled The Decline of a Family, his story of a prosperous... Les mer
Mario and the Magician & Other Stories
In this extraordinary collection of short stories, Thomas Mann uses settings as diverse as Germany, Italy, the Holy Land and the Far East to explore... Les mer
Playing in the Dark
The Nobel Prize-winning author now gives us a learned, stylish, and immensely persuasive work of literary criticism that promises to change the way... Les mer
God Bless You, Mr Rosewater
Eliot Rosewater is tortured by a fabulous inheritance he feels he does not deserve, so he devotes himself to drink, and to a life serving the dull,... Les mer
Mother Night
Whilst awaiting trial for war crimes in an Israeli prison, Howard W. Campbell Jr sets down his memoirs on an old German typewriter. He has used such... Les mer
The Years
This title presents with introductions by Susan Hill and Steven Connor. "The Years" follows the lives of the Pargiters, a large... Les mer