Alonso Quixano enjoys reading books of high culture, romance, and chivalry, but he eventually loses his mind while attempting to create justice in the world.
The book contains chapters like THE DUMB CHILD, THE DARK GOD, THE ENGLISHMAN, THE NABOB THE SEA-DOVE, WHAT IS THE DEVIL LIKE, THE FOUR-LEAVED CLOVER, THE HISTORY OF MY FRIEND and many more.
A sequence of stories depicting middle-class Catholic life in Dublin. The frustrations of childhood, disappointments of adolescence and mystery of sexual awakening are related to clarity and sensitivity.
Emma McChesney and Company is the final volume of three chronicling the travels and trials of Emma McChesney.
End of the Tether is a book by Joseph Conrad.
It is the story of a monk and how he fell in love with the hangman's daughter and how the daughter fell in love with someone else.
Pip is a poor orphan who grows up in England in the early 1800's. He endures many hardships including poverty and violence.
After Hamlet's father is killed by his brother, Claudius, Hamlet struggles with his vow to seek revenge by murdering Claudius.
This three book collection conveys the story of the difficult lives endured by factory workers in Coketown.
Captain Charles Marlow describes his experience transporting ivory along the Congo River in Africa where he encounters many instances of ruin and destruction.