By Charles Dickens
This assortment used to be designed for optimum navigation on Kindle and different digital units. it's listed alphabetically, chronologically and by means of type, making it more uncomplicated to entry person books, tales and poems. This assortment bargains lower cost, the benefit of a one-time obtain, and it reduces the litter on your electronic library. All books incorporated during this assortment function a hyperlinked desk of contents and footnotes. the gathering is complimented through an writer biography. Author's biography and unfastened tales within the trial version.
Table of Contents
List of Works by way of style and Title
List of Works in Alphabetical Order
List of Works in Chronological Order
Charles Dickens Biography
The conflict of Life
A Christmas Carol
The Cricket at the Hearth
Dombey and Son
The Haunted guy and the Ghost's Bargain
The Lazy travel of 2 Idle Apprentices
The Loving Ballad of Lord Bateman
Master Humphrey's Clock
A Message from the Sea
Mudfog and different Sketches
The secret of Edwin Drood
The outdated interest Shop
Our Mutual Friend
The Pickwick Papers
Sketches through Boz
A story of 2 Cities
The Uncommercial Traveller
Some Christmas Stories:
A Christmas Tree
The Child's Story
The negative Relation's Story
The Schoolboy's Story
What Christmas is as we develop Older
Three Ghost Stories:
The Haunted House
The Trial For Murder
George Silverman's Explanation
Going into Society
The Boots on the Holly Tree Inn
A condo to Let
Mrs. Lirriper's Legacy
Mrs. Lirriper's Lodging
Perils of convinced English Prisoners
The Seven bad Travellers
Sketches of younger Couples
Sketches of younger Gentlemen
Sunday less than 3 Heads
To Be learn at Dusk
Tom Tiddler's Ground
Wreck of the Golden Mary
A Child's historical past of England
Miscellaneous Papers (11 essays)
Pictures from Italy
Speeches: Literary and Social
Read Online or Download Complete Works PDF
Similar literary classics books
This present day, Lewis Carroll is healthier remembered as a author of sweet sixteen fiction answerable for such undying works as Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and during the Looking-Glass. although, Carroll used to be additionally a poet who wove darkish visions and supernatural topics into his massive physique of labor. a lot of the verse accumulated in Phantasmagoria and different Poems has a supernatural or visionary topic.
"The Agricola" is either a portrait of Julius Agricola - the main recognized governor of Roman Britain and Tacitus' well-loved and revered better half's father - and the 1st special account of england that has come right down to us. It bargains interesting descriptions of the geography, weather and peoples of the rustic, and a succinct account of the early phases of the Roman profession, approximately fatally undermined via Boudicca's riot in advert sixty one yet consolidated via campaigns that took Agricola so far as Anglesey and northerly Scotland.
From the severely acclaimed writer of Sons and different Flammable items comes a daring fabulist novel a few feral boy coming of age in ny, in keeping with a legend from the medieval Persian epic The Shahnameh, the e-book of Kings.
In a rural Iranian village, Zal’s demented mom, horrified by way of the pallor of his pores and skin and hair, turns into confident she has given start to a “White Demon. ” She hides him in a birdcage and there he lives for the following decade. unusual with human society, Zal eats birdseed and bugs, squats atop the newspaper he sleeps upon, and communicates merely within the squawks and shrieks of the opposite puppy birds round him.
Freed from his cage and followed through a behavioral analyst, Zal awakens in long island to the opportunity of a destiny. An emotionally stunted and bodily not worthy adolescent, he strives to develop into human as he stumbles towards maturity, yet his power goals in “bird” and his mystery penchant for candied bugs make genuine conformity most unlikely. As ny survives one capability catastrophe, Y2K, and starts off hurtling towards one other, Sept. 11, Zal unearths himself in a solid of fellow outsiders. A friendship with a well-known illusionist who claims—to the poultry Boy's delight—that he can fly and a romantic courting with a disturbed artist who believes she is clairvoyant ship Zal’s existence spiraling into chaos. just like the remainder of ny, he's on a collision direction with devastation.
In tones haunting but funny and unflinching but reverential, The final phantasm explores the powers of storytelling whereas investigating modern and classical magical considering. Its powerful lyricism, stylistic inventiveness, and exam of otherness can attract readers of Salman Rushdie and Helen Oyeyemi. A celebrated essayist and chronicler of the 9/11-era, Khakpour reimagines New York’s so much harrowing disaster with a blinding homage to her cherished urban.
A Scottish misplaced treasures choice of 3 vintage Scottish supernatural novels, each one supplying a wonderfully plotted and descriptive narrative. Bundled through subject material, the books supplement one another to create a compelling trilogy. "Palimpsest's eClassics sequence, Scottish misplaced Treasures, exhibits us how a lot poorer Britain's cultural historical past will be with out Scottish writers .
- Les Prostituées: Onze nouvelles
- The Earth
- The Extraordinary Cases of Sherlock Holmes
- Darkness and Dawn (Darkness and Dawn Trilogy, Book 1)
- Aeneid (Oxford World's Classics)
- Complete Stories and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe
Additional resources for Complete Works
All rights reserved. S. or applicable copyright law. 40 Benjamin Wardhaugh Thus one function of these accounts could be to present ideas about the nature of mathematics in an accessible fashion: mathematical history could be made to express the view that mathematics was godly, that it was a mark of virtue, or that it was simply a mark of one’s common humanity. Readers Another function of these histories was apparently to engage and to enthuse the intended readers of the works – often arithmetic primers – in which they appeared.
Lang. All rights reserved. S. or applicable copyright law. 5 Like Hutton, Malcolm (1685–1763, ‘Teacher of the Mathematicks at Aberdeen’) was willing to speculate on the very earliest rise of arithmetic in human societies, and like Hutton he seems to have found it dif ficult to conceive of a society worthy of the name that lacked it altogether. And he shared with Hutton the belief that ‘commerce’ was the key driver of the first rise of arithmetic. The Phœnicians make an appearance here: But where, and by whom, Arithmetick received its first Form of an Art or Science, we know little about it.
P. Lang. All rights reserved. S. or applicable copyright law. 16 Despite this agreement, however, there was dif ference of opinion over how Newton reached his mastery, ref lecting then-current debates over the nature of scientific genius, ideas about the role of mathematics, and the desire to reveal or hide Newton’s debt to others. In many biographies there was a tendency to underscore Newton’s remarkable abilities by suggesting that they were largely innate or selftaught, and that he could achieve great feats with remarkable ease.