The Tragedy of Mister Morn

By Vladimir Nabokov

For the 1st time in English, Vladimir Nabokov’s earliest significant paintings, written while he was once merely twenty-four: his purely full-length play, brought by means of Thomas Karshan and fantastically translated by way of Karshan and Anastasia Tolstoy.

The Tragedy of Mister Morn used to be written within the wintry weather of 1923­­–1924, whilst Nabokov used to be thoroughly unknown. The five-act play—the tale of an incognito king whose love for the spouse of a banished progressive brings at the chaos the king has fought to prevent—was by no means released in Nabokov’s lifetime and lay in manuscript till it seemed in a Russian literary magazine in 1997. it really is an astonishingly precocious paintings, in beautiful verse, touching for the 1st time on what might turn into this nice writer’s significant issues: excessive sexual hope and jealousy, the elusiveness of happiness, the ability of the mind's eye, and the everlasting conflict among fact and myth. The play is Nabokov’s significant reaction to the Russian Revolution, which he had lived via, however it methods the occasions of 1917 especially throughout the prism of Shakespearean tragedy.

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Timon of Athens (The Complete Shakespeare Translated by Liang Shiqiu, Book 29) (Bilingual Edition)

By William Shakespeare, Liang Shiqiu

It's a Bilingual version of chinese language and English.

中国广播电视出版社从台湾远东图书公司引进版权,出版了梁实秋翻译的《莎士比亚全集》中英文对照版,这是梁译本《莎士比亚全集》以中英文对照的形式首次在内地出版发行。梁译本的最大特点为:白话散文式的风格;直译,忠实于原文;全译,决不删略原文。除此之外,梁译本还有独到之处:一是加了注释。莎翁作品原文常有版本的困难,晦涩难解之处很多,各种双关语、熟语、俚语、典故也多,猥亵语也不少,梁实秋不但直译,而且加了大量注释,帮助读者理解原文。二是每剧前都加了序言。序言中对该剧的版本、著作年代、故事来源、舞台历史、该剧的意义及批评意见等均有论述。

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The Forgotten Story

By Winston Graham

First released in 1964 by way of Bodley Head

In December, 1898, a barquentine used to be wrecked at the Cornish coast close to Falmouth. this can be "the forgotten story" of a few of the folk who got here suddenly to be passengers within the send on her final voyage, in their loves and hates, and the way a tender boy is drawn irrevocably into the centre of a gripping drama.

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Starstruck (Fame Game)

By Lauren Conrad

Lauren Conrad, superstar of the hit MTV truth sequence The Hills, brings her insider wisdom to Starstruck, the second one publication within the popularity online game series.
 
In Starstruck, Madison isn’t getting a lot monitor time on The repute Game, the truth television exhibit following 3 women attempting to turn into stars in L.A. She’s too busy doing neighborhood carrier after stealing a necklace. Kate, nonetheless, is getting large quantities of exposure now that one in every of her songs has develop into an in a single day sensation—and it’s going to her head. And aspiring actress Carmen, the daughter of Hollywood royalty, is eventually creating a identify for herself.
 
The juicy tale from bestselling writer Lauren Conrad explores friendship, family members, romance, ambition, and fame.
 

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The Maids and Deathwatch: Two Plays

By Jean-Paul Sartre, Jean Genet

The 2 performs gathered during this quantity signify Genet’s first makes an attempt to investigate the mores of a bourgeois society he had formerly been content material just to vilify. In The Maids, household staff, deeply envious in their inferior social place, try and revenge themselves opposed to society by way of destroying their organization. whilst their try to betray their mistress’s lover to the police fails and they're at risk of being figured out, they dream of murdering Madame, little conscious of the real energy at the back of their darkest fantasy.

In Deathwatch, convicts attempt to galvanize a 3rd, who's at the verge of accomplishing mythical prestige in felony circles. yet neither realizes the lengths to which they're going to visit achieve appreciate or that, in spite of everything, not anything they could do—including murder—will get them what they're trying to find.

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Thomas Middleton: The Collected Works

By William Shakespeare, Thomas Middleton, John Webster, Stephen Harrison, Ben Jonson, John Ford, Thomas Heywood, Thomas Dekker, Wil

Thomas Middleton (1580-1627) - 'our different Shakespeare' - is the single different Renaissance playwright who created lasting masterpieces of either comedy and tragedy; he additionally wrote the best box-office hit of early glossy London (the distinct heritage play A video game at Chess ). His variety extends past those conventional genres to tragicomedies, masques, pageants, pamphlets, epigrams, and Biblical and political commentaries, written by myself or in collaboration with Shakespeare, Webster, Dekker, Ford, Heywood, Rowley, and others. in comparison by means of critics to Aristophanes and Ibsen, Racine and Joe Orton, he has encouraged writers as different as Aphra Behn and T. S. Eliot. even though time and again censored in his personal time, he has considering become rather well-liked for his representations of the intertwined goals of intercourse, cash, strength, and God.

The accrued Works brings jointly for the 1st time in one quantity the entire works presently attributed to Middleton. it's the first variation of Middleton's works given that 1886. The texts are published in sleek spelling and punctuation, with serious introductions and foot-of-the-page commentaries; they're prepared in chronological order, with a unique component to Juvenilia. the quantity is brought through essays on Middleton's lifestyles and recognition, on early sleek London, and at the diversified theatres of the English Renaissance. generally illustrated, it contains a lot new info on Middleton's lifestyles, canon, texts, and contexts. A self-consciously 'federal edition', The gathered Works applies modern theories in regards to the nature of literature and the historical past of the e-book to editorial practice.

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Table of Contents

Alphabetical Contents
Index of Titles via Genre
List of Illustrations
How to exploit This e-book, Gary Taylor
Thomas Middleton: Lives and Afterlives, Gary Taylor
Middleton's London, Paul S. Seaver
Middleton's Theatres, Scott McMillin
Collected Works 1603-1627
The Phoenix
News from Gravesend: despatched to Nobody
The Nightingale and the Ant; and, Father Hubburd's Tales
The assembly of Gallants at a standard; or, The Walks in Paul's
Plato's Cap forged on the 12 months 1604
The Black Book
The sufferer guy and the sincere Whore
The complete Royal and luxurious leisure Given to King James in the course of the urban of LondonThe sufferer guy and the sincere Whore
Lost performs: a short Account, Doris Feldmann and Kurt Tetzeli von Rosador
Michaelmas Term
A Trick to trap the outdated One
A Mad global, My Masters
A Yorkshire Tragedy; or, one of many 4 performs in a single, known as All's One
The lifetime of Timon of Athens
The Puritan Widow; or, The Puritan; or, The Widow of Watling Street
The Revenger's Tragedy
Your 5 Gallants
Sir Robert Sherley his leisure in Cracovia
The Gates of Salvation; or, the wedding of the previous and New testomony; or, God's Parliament House
The Bloody dinner party: A Tragedy
The Roaring lady; or, Moll Cutpurse
No Wit/Help like a Woman's; or, The Almanac
The Lady's Tragedy ['The moment Maiden's Tragedy']: Parallel Texts
A Chaste Maid in Cheapside
The demeanour of his Lordship's Entertainment
The Triumphs of Truth
Wit at a number of Weapons
Masque of Cupids
More Dissemblers along with Women
The Widow
The Witch
The Tragedy of Macbeth
Civitatis Amor
A reasonable Quarrel
The Triumphs of Honour and Industry
The Owl's Almanac
The Peacemaker; or, nice Britain's Blessing
An/The outdated Law
Masque of Heroes; or, the interior Temple Masque
Hengist, King of Kent; or, The Mayor of Queenborough
The Triumphs of affection and Antiquity
The international Tossed at Tennis [A Courtly Masque]
Honourable Entertainments and An Invention
Women, watch out ladies: A Tragedy
The solar in Aries
Measure for Measure
Anything for a Quiet Life
The Changeling
The great Valour; or, The Passionate Madman
The Triumphs of Honour and Virtue
The Spanish Gypsy
The Triumphs of Integrity with The Triumphs of the Golden Fleece
A video game at Chesse: An Early Form
A video game at Chess: A Later Form
Occasional Poems, 1619-25
Lost festival for Charles I: a short Account, Gary Taylor
The Triumphs of future health and Prosperity
Lost Political Prose, 1620-7: a short Account, Thomas Cogswell
Juvenilia 1597-1602
The knowledge of Solomon Paraphrased
Microcynicon: Six Snarling Satires
The Ghost of Lucrece
The Penniless Parliament of Threadbare Poets

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What Goes Around (Hotlanta, Book 3)

By Denene Millner, Mitzi Miller

The Duke sisters go back during this impressive finale to the Hotlanta trilogy!

At their prestigious Atlanta highschool, twins Sydney and Lauren Duke rule the roost. whereas straight-A Sydney wields her strength in Tory Burch apartments and pearl studs, reckless, sultry Lauren makes it take place as head of the cheerleading squad. however the girls' messy kin historical past - and their involvement in a depressing secret- might topple every little thing they carry expensive. Their mom and stepfather are looking to tear aside Sydney and her new boyfriend. And Lauren's real love, Jermaine, is tied to sketchy dealings at the fallacious facet of city. Can the Duke sisters redeem themselves whereas staying precise to what's actual?

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Hotlanta Book 3: What Goes Around

By Denene Millner

The Duke sisters go back during this wonderful finale to the Hotlanta trilogy!

At their prestigious Atlanta highschool, twins Sydney and Lauren Duke rule the roost. whereas straight-A Sydney wields her energy in Tory Burch apartments and pearl studs, reckless, sultry Lauren makes it ensue as head of the cheerleading squad. however the ladies' messy relatives background - and their involvement in a gloomy secret- may well topple every little thing they carry pricey. Their mom and stepfather are looking to tear aside Sydney and her new boyfriend. And Lauren's real love, Jermaine, is tied to sketchy dealings at the improper facet of city. Can the Duke sisters redeem themselves whereas staying real to what is real?

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Every Seventh Wave

By Daniel Glattauer

The eagerly awaited sequel to Love Virtually--2011's wittiest, such a lot compelling love story.
 
“How will this move on, Leo? just like sooner than? yet the place will it cross? Nowhere, simply on. you reside your existence, I dwell mine. And the remaining we will stay together.”
 
Love Virtually ended as Leo all of sudden departed for a brand new existence within the usa, made up our minds to finish as soon as and for all of the excessive cyber-exchange that threatened Emmi's marriage and his personal happiness. yet should not those unconventional lovers--intimates who've by no means met in person--get one other chance?
 
Readers proposal so, and begged for more.
 
The alluring tale keeps as Leo returns from Boston and steadily resumes his e-mail touch with Emmi. yet now he has his personal real-life dating, with Pamela, a lady from the U.S.. nonetheless, Emmi and Leo can't cease writing to one another, irrespective of the implications. while Pamela learns of Leo's mystery and strange liaison, she returns domestic, and Emmi's marriage to Bernhard is proven to its limits.
 
Once back Daniel Glattauer promises an impossible to resist page-turner--and a sequel precious of the original.

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Twelfth Night (The Complete Shakespeare Translated by Liang Shiqiu, Book 13) (Bilingual Edition)

By William Shakespeare, Liang Shiqiu

It's a Bilingual variation of chinese language and English.

中国广播电视出版社从台湾远东图书公司引进版权,出版了梁实秋翻译的《莎士比亚全集》中英文对照版,这是梁译本《莎士比亚全集》以中英文对照的形式首次在内地出版发行。梁译本的最大特点为:白话散文式的风格;直译,忠实于原文;全译,决不删略原文。除此之外,梁译本还有独到之处:一是加了注释。莎翁作品原文常有版本的困难,晦涩难解之处很多,各种双关语、熟语、俚语、典故也多,猥亵语也不少,梁实秋不但直译,而且加了大量注释,帮助读者理解原文。二是每剧前都加了序言。序言中对该剧的版本、著作年代、故事来源、舞台历史、该剧的意义及批评意见等均有论述。

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