all ebooks in category: British & Irish Literature & Fiction

«The Uncommercial Traveller» by Charles Dickens
English | ISBN: 9781910343050 | EPUB | 2.4 MB

Join Dickens on his night walks through London and discover the hidden night life of Victorian society. Dickens often suffered from insomnia and used his …

«The Adventures of Roderick Random» by Tobias Smollett
English | ISBN: 9781911495987 | EPUB | 1.7 MB

The novel tells the life story of Roderick Random, who was born to a Scottish gentleman and a lower-class woman and is thus shunned by …

«The Bottle Imp» by Robert Louis Stevenson
English | ISBN: 9788202476410 | EPUB | 0.1 MB

'The Bottle Imp' (1891) is a short story first published in the New York Herald, 1891. The story is about Keawe, a working class native …

George Eliot and Money: Economics, Ethics and Literature
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1107057213, 1107666597 | 240 pages | PDF | 1,2 MB

Unlike other Victorian novelists George Eliot rarely incorporated stock market speculation and fraud into her plots, but meditations on money, finance and economics, in relation …

Looking East: English Writing and the Ottoman Empire Before 1800
English | ISBN: 0230019676 | 2007 | 300 pages | PDF | 6 MB

Looking East examines how English encounters with the Ottoman Empire helped shape national identities and imperial ambitions. Engagingly written in an accessible style, this book …

«Under the Greenwood Tree» by Thomas Hardy
English | ISBN: 9789176057759 | EPUB | 0.3 MB

One of the most popular of Hardy's novels, this charming pastoral idyll is a lightly humorous depiction of life in an early Victorian rural community. …

A Short History of English Renaissance Drama
English | January 29, 2013 | ISBN: 1848856857, 1848856865 | EPUB | 272 pages | 2.56 MB

Shakespeare is a towering presence in English and indeed global culture. Most readers in the English-speaking world, and many beyond, know his name and have …

«G. K. Chesterton - A Criticism» by Cecil Chesterton
English | ISBN: 9783849649173 | EPUB | 0.2 MB

Cecil Edward Chesterton was the brother of G.K. Chesterton, a journalist and political commentator throughout his short life of only 39 years. His biography of …

«They» by Rudyard Kipling
English | ISBN: 9781787377226 | EPUB | 0.0 MB

Rudyard Kipling was one of the most popular writers of prose and poetry in the late 19th and 20th Century and awarded the Noble Prize …

«The Well-Beloved» by Thomas Hardy
English | ISBN: 9789176057773 | EPUB | 0.3 MB

The Well-Beloved: A Sketch of a Temperament is a novel by Thomas Hardy, serialized in 1892, and published as a book in 1897. The main …