Release Date: June 19, 2014
There was a party up in Heaven the night that I was born and my mother’s Guardian Angel was playing one of those now-you-see-it-and-now-you-don’t shell games with the Court Jester while the Head-Man so far forgot himself, under the influence of the chorus of angelic yessers, as to do sleight-of-hand...
by Leo Tolstoy
Release Date: November 16, 2012
Anna Karenina is a novel by the Russian writer Leo Tolstoy, published in serial installments from 1873 to 1877 in the periodical The Russian Messenger. Tolstoy clashed with its editor Mikhail Katkov over political issues that arose in the final installment (Tolstoy's unpopular views of volunteers going to Serbia); therefore, the novel's first complete appearance was in book form.
by Anthony R. Montalba
Release Date: November 6, 2012
Fairy Tales From All Nations By Anthony R. Montalba. He was a Swedish-born, naturalised British painter and the head of a family of renowned artists that based itself in Venice in the later part of the nineteenth-century. Montalba edited and published The Famous Fairy Tales of all Nations, illustrated by Richard Doyle, in 1849.
by Maurice Clare
Release Date: November 1, 2012
A Day with William Shakespeare is a poetry worked by Maurice Clare. This scarce antiquarian book. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as blurred pictures. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment to protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature.
by Thomas Okey
Release Date: February 3, 2013
Venice and Its Story is a historical book written by Thomas Okey. With illustrated by NELLY ERICHSEN W. K. HINCHLIFF & O. F. M. WARD. Published by J. M. DENT & SONS, LTD. NEW YORK: E. P. DUTTON & CO. First Edition, October 1903. Second Edition, November 1903. Third, Revised and Cheaper Edition, September 1910.
by Frederika Macdonald
Release Date: January 31, 2013
The Secret of Charlotte Brontë by Frederika Macdonald , D.LITT. FOLLOWED BY SOME REMINISCENCES OF THE REAL MONSIEUR AND MADAME HEGER. AUTHORESS OF 'XAVIER AND I,' 'THE ILIAD OF THE EAST' 'A NEW CRITICISM OF J.-J. ROUSSEAU,' 'THE FLOWER AND THE SPIRIT,' 'THE HUMANE PHILOSOPHY OF ROUSSEAU,' ETC. Published by T.C. & E.C. JACK 67 LONG ACRE, W.C. AND EDINBURGH in 1914
by Alfred Lys Baldry
Release Date: February 6, 2013
Burne-Jones BY Alfred Lys Baldry. ILLUSTRATED WITH EIGHT REPRODUCTIONS IN COLOUR. MASTERPIECES IN COLOUR. EDITED BY T. LEMAN HARE. Published in 1833. This scarce antiquarian book. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as blurred pictures. Because we believe this...