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A Summing Up
A Summing Up Sented by Luis

Like all the other stories in the Mrs Dalloway’s Party sequence, this is principally a study in social alienation, egoism, and the life of the imagination. It is yet another example of people interacting politely in what appears on the surface to be a civilized manner, whilst the narrative reveals the emotional and intellectual chasms that separate them.

The Three Strangers
The Three Strangers Sented by Musa

This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages.

A Society
A Society Sented by Steve Bark

A peculiar short story. Young woman receives asubstantial inheritance from her father, on the condition that she reads all ofthe books in London Library.

Think Yourself to Death
Think Yourself to Death Sented by Sarah Gerdes

If you've never read a Johnny Mayhem story before, you are in for a treat. Johnny, who wears different bodies the way ordinary people wear clothes, is one of the most fascinating series characters in science fiction.

The Duchess of Palliano
The Duchess of Palliano Sented by Luis

The Duchess of Palliano is a literary work written by Stendhal in 1838. The story is set in Rome between 1559 and 1561.

The Cenci
The Cenci Sented by Emma

The play opens with Cardinal Camillo discussing with Count Francesco Cenci a murder in which Cenci is implicated.

The Abbess of Castro
The Abbess of Castro Sented by Steve Bark

Marie-Henri Beyle (1783 –1842), better known by his pen name Stendhal was a 19th-century French writer. Best known for the novels Le Rouge et le Noir (The Red and the Black, 1830) and La Chartreuse de Parme (The Charterhouse of Parma, 1839), he is highly regarded for the acute analysis of his characters’ psychology and considered one of the earliest and foremost practitioners of realism.

Tidal Moon
Tidal Moon Sented by Rebecca

Ben Amherst es un coleccionista de cree en Ganímedes en el año 2083. Aunque normalmente opera solo, se ve acompañado en una de sus rondas por un turista de la Tierra llamado Kirt Scaler. Scaler planea viajar con Amherst al pueblo de Aquia, y luego permanecer allí durante dos meses mientras Amherst continúa en sus rondas.

Valley of Dreams
Valley of Dreams Sented by Sarah Gerdes

This is a classic science fiction novella by Stanley G. Weinbaum that was originally published in Wonder Stories in 1934. It is only Weinbaum's second published story and is a sequel to 'A Martian Odyssey'.

The Worlds of If
The Worlds of If Sented by Steve Bark

The Worlds of If is presented here in a high quality paperback edition. This popular classic work by Stanley Grauman Weinbaum is in the English language, and may not include graphics or images from the original edition. If you enjoy the works of Stanley Grauman Weinbaum then we highly recommend this publication for your book collection.

Proteus Island: Large Print

Wild, yellow eyes glared back at him, and the thing rose to an erect posture. It was a biped, a small travesty of man, standing no more than twenty inches in height. Little clawed fingers clutched at hanging creepers. Carver had a shocked glimpse of a body covered in patches with ragged gray fur, of an agile tail, of needle-sharp teeth in a little red mouth. But mostly he saw only malevolent yellow eyes and a face that was not human, yet had a hideous suggestion of humanity gone wild, a stunning miniature synthesis of manlike and feline characteristics.

Dawn of Flame
Dawn of Flame Sented by Michael

Hull Tarvish looked backward but once, and that only as he reached the elbow of the road. The sprawling little stone cottage that had been home was visible as he had seen it a thousand times, framed under the cedars. His mother still watched him, and two of his younger brothers stood staring down the Mountainside at him.

Parasite Planet
Parasite Planet Sented by Steve Bark

"Parasite Planet" is a science fiction short story by Stanley G. Weinbaum. Hamilton "Ham" Hammond is an American trader who lives in the Venusian Hotlands in the late 21st century.

A Martian Odyssey
A Martian Odyssey Sented by Rebecca

"A Martian Odyssey" is a science fiction story by Stanley Grauman Weinbaum. Plot Summary: Early in the 21st century, nearly twenty years after the invention of atomic power and ten years after the first lunar landing, the four-man crew of the Ares has landed on Mars in the Mare Cimmerium. A week after the landing, Dick Jarvis, the ship's American chemist, sets out south in an auxiliary rocket to photograph the landscape.

The Hand of Fu-Manchu
The Hand of Fu-Manchu Sented by Musa

Sax Rohmer was born on February 15th, 1883 as Arthur Henry Sarsfield in Birmingham to working class parents. Rohmer started his career as a civil servant but soon had ambitions to write full time. Not content with just fiction he wrote poetry, songs as well as comedy sketches for music hall performers. From these varied beginnings he reinvented himself as Sax Rohmer. He first published in 1903, age 20, with the short story ‘The Mysterious Mummy’ which was published in the magazine Pearson’s Weekly.

Tales of Chinatown
Tales of Chinatown Sented by Sarah Gerdes

Here the reader will find ten great short stories of mystery by the creator of the famous Dr. Fu Manchu.

The Chronicles of Clovis
The Chronicles of Clovis Sented by Emma

Renowned for his witty dialogue and macabre humor, Saki skewered the pretensions and follies of the Edwardian age. This collection of well-plotted, acerbic stories showcases his mastery of comic repartee.

Beasts and Super-Beasts
Beasts and Super-Beasts Sented by Emma

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.

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