Books in category Literary Collections – American

  • 위대한 개츠비
    스콧 피츠제럴드

    ‘아메리칸 드림’의 허상을 그린 걸작! 20세기 가장 뛰어난 미국소설로 꼽히는 스콧 피츠제럴드의 소설 『위대한 개츠비』. 작가의 자전적 경험을 바탕으로, 1920년대 ‘재즈 …

  • 노인과 바다
    어니스트 헤밍웨이

    1일 1독 시리즈는 우리 시대의 눈으로 다시 읽는 고전 문학과 인문서, 자기계발서 등 꼭 읽어야 할 양서들을 하루에 한 권씩 꾸준히 읽을 수 있도록 기획된 책입니다. 1일 1독 제2권 …

  • La memoria frente al poder

    La memoria frente al poder
    Jacobo Machover

    La literatura cubana del exilio, en un principio rechazada por la crítica y por los ambientes universitarios, más por razones políticas que intelectuales o académicas, ha acabado por ocupar el lugar que le corresponde.

  • La flor de lis

    La “flor de lis”
    Elena Poniatowska

    Mariana er en lille fransk hertuginde, som under 2. verdenskrig må forlade sin trygge tilværelse og flygte sammen med andre familiemedlemmer til Mexico. Da faderen slutter sig til dem efter krigen, er det ikke udelukkende idyl

  • The New Negro

    The New Negro
    Alain Locke

    Part I, The Negro renaissance: The New Negro; Negro Art and America; The Negro in American Literature; Negro Youth speaks; Fiction; Poetry; Drama; Music; The Negro digs up his Past; Part II, The New Negro in a New World: The Negro Pioneers; …

  • The Slave s Narrative

    The Slave’s Narrative
    Charles T. Davis, Henry Louis Gates Jr.

    The book consists of three sections: selected reviews of slave narratives, dating from 1750 to 1861; essays examining how such narratives serve as historical material; and essays exploring the narratives as literary artifacts.

  • The Bible According to Mark Twain

    The Bible According to Mark Twain
    Mark Twain, Howard G. Baetzhold, Joseph B. Mccullough

    Compiles letters, essays, diaries, and excerpts about heaven, hell, sinners, and saints

  • Gabriela Mistral para ni os

    Gabriela Mistral para niños
    Gabriela Mistral, Aurora Díaz-Plaja

    Bajo este nombre escondió su prueba de amor a la belleza de la poesía esta chilena, ciudadana del mundo y amante de suprimir fronteras.

  • Wit and Wisdom from Poor Richard s Almanack

    Wit and Wisdom from Poor Richard’s Almanack
    Benjamin Franklin

    A perfect source book for writers, public speakers, and students, this compilation of Franklin's famous aphorisms has been carefully selected from many edtions of "Poor Richard's Almanack."

  • Walking

    Henry David Thoreau

    Some, however, would derive the word from sans terre without land or a home, which, therefore, in the good sense, will mean, having no particular home, but equally at home everywhere. For this is the secret of successful sauntering.

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