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The Chronicles of Clovis

von Saki

One of Saki's best-known works. A collection of satirical short stories featuring Clovis.

Beasts and Super-Beasts

von Saki

Beasts and Super-Beasts is a collection of short stories, written by Saki (the literary pseudonym of Hector Hugh Munro) and first published in 1914.Along with The Chronicles of Clovis, Beasts and Super-Beasts...

A House-Boat on the Styx

von John Kendrick Bangs

The book begins with Charon, ferryman of the Styx startled--and annoyed--by the arrival of a house boat on his mystical river. At first afraid that the boat will put him out of business, he later finds out that...

The Hand of Ethelberta

von Thomas Hardy

At the beginning of the book, we are told that Ethelberta was raised in humble circumstances but, through her work as a governess, married well at the age of eighteen. Her husband died two weeks after the wedding...

Topper Takes a Trip

Mrs. Raffles

von John Kendrick Bangs

Being the Adventures of an Amateur Crackswoman.

Jurgen: A Comedy of Justice

von James Branch Cabell

Jurgen, A Comedy of Justice is a 1919 fantasy book by James Branch Cabell - the eighth among some fifty-two books written by this author - which gained fame (or notoriety, in the view of some) shortly after...

Skin and Bones

The Brass Bottle

von Thomas Anstey Guthrie

A djinn, sealed in a jar for three thousand years, has been found by Horace Ventimore, a young and not very flourishing architect. Upon his release the djinn expresses his gratitude by seeking to grant his benefactor's...

Three Men on the Bummel

All Roads Lead to Calvary

Second Thoughts of an Idle Fellow

The Adventures of Peregrine Pickle

von Tobias Smollett

The story of the fortunes and misfortunes of the egotistical dandy Peregrine Pickle, and it provides a comic and caustic portrayal of 18th century European society.

Erewhon, or Over The Range

Cheerful—By Request

von Edna Ferber

A collection of 12 short stories.

A Voyage to the Moon

von George Tucker

On my return to this my native State, as soon as it was noised abroad that I had met with extraordinary adventures, and made a most wonderful voyage, crowds of people pressed eagerly to see me.

The Missing Angel

von Erle Cox

A man trades his soul to the Devil -- and is happier for it.

The Adventures of Roderick Random

von Tobias Smollett

A picaresque novel, partially based on Smollett's experience as a naval-surgeon’s mate in the British Navy.

Tartarin of Tarascon

von Alphonse Daudet

The burlesque adventures of Tartarin, a local hero of Tarascon, a small town in southern France, whose invented adventures and reputation as a swashbuckler finally force him to travel to a very prosaic Algiers...

Rain in the Doorway