• Classic Books,  Editor's Picks,  History,  Roman Empire

    Plutarch’s Lives by Plutarch; (1914) Volume 10 ( Agis and Cleomenes, and Tiberius and Caius Gracchus. Philopoemen and Flaminus )

    Plutarch’s Lives by Plutarch; (1914) Volume 10 ( Agis and Cleomenes, and Tiberius and Caius Gracchus. Philopoemen and Flaminus ) PDF book Translated by Bernadotte Perrin Plutarch’s Lives of the Noble Greeks and Romans, commonly called Parallel Lives or Plutarch’s Lives, is a series of 48 biographies of famous men, arranged in tandem to illuminate their common moral virtues or failings, probably written at the beginning of the second century AD. The surviving Parallel Lives (Greek: Βίοι Παράλληλοι, Bíoi Parállēloi) comprises 23 pairs of biographies, each pair consisting of one Greek and one Roman of similar destiny, such as Alexander the Great and Julius Caesar, or Demosthenes and Cicero. It is…

  • Classic Books,  Novels

    Vanity fair (1917) Novel by William Makepeace Thackeray Free PDF book

    Vanity fair (1917) Novel by William Makepeace Thackeray Free PDF book Vanity Fair: A Novel without a Hero, William Makepeace Thackeray Vanity Fair is an English novel by William Makepeace Thackeray, which follows the lives of Becky Sharp and Emmy Sedley amid their friends and families during and after the Napoleonic Wars. A novel that chronicles the lives of two women who could not be more different: Becky Sharp, an orphan whose only resources are her vast ambitions, her native wit, and her loose morals; and her schoolmate Amelia Sedley, a typically naive Victorian heroine, the pampered daughter of a wealthy family. [Download This PDF Book ##download##]

  • Biography,  Classic Books,  English Literature,  Novels

    Download Walden; a story of life in the woods (1900) PDF ebook by Henry David Thoreau

    Walden; a story of life in the woods (1900) PDF ebook by Henry David Thoreau Walden is a book by American transcendentalist writer Henry David Thoreau. The text is a reflection upon simple living in natural surroundings. The work is a part of a personal declaration of independence, social experiment, a voyage of spiritual discovery, satire, and—to some degree—a manual for self-reliance. Walden details Thoreau’s experiences over the course of two years, two months, and two days in a cabin he built near Walden Pond amidst woodland owned by his friend and mentor Ralph Waldo Emerson, near Concord, Massachusetts. Thoreau used this time (July 4, 1845 – September 6, 1847)…

  • Classic Books,  Don Quixote,  Editor's Picks,  Novels

    The adventures of Don Quixote (1912) PDF abridged from the original edition Illustrations

    The adventures of Don Quixote (1912) abridged from the original edition by W.M. Thackeray with Illustrations The plot revolves around the adventures of a noble (hidalgo) from La Mancha named Alonso Quixano, who reads so many chivalric romances that he loses his mind and decides to become a knight-errant (caballero andante) to revive chivalry and serve his nation, under the name Don Quixote de la Mancha. Cervantes, Don Quixote. “In a certain corner of la Mancha, the name of which I do not choose to remember, there lately lived one of that country gentleman, who adorn their halls with rusty lace and worm-eaten target, and ride forth on the skeleton…

  • Classic Books,  Fantasy,  Novels,  pinned,  Science Fiction

    Download the Complete Works of H.P. Lovecraft Collection of 63 books in one PDF book (before 1935)

    Download the Complete Works of H.P. Lovecraft Collection of 63 books (stories) in one PDF book (before 1935) This collection only public domain books .all books were published before the end of  1935.Howard Phillips Lovecraft (20 August 1890 – 15 March 1937) was an American author of fantasy, horror, and science fiction noted for combining these three genres within single narratives and most famous for the creation of the Cthulhu Mythos. All books without co-authors and all in the public domain. collected in one PDF file with Table of ContentsContents of the book : The Tomb (1917) Dagon (1917) Polaris (1918) Beyond the Wall of Sleep (1919) Memory (1919) Old…

  • Classic Books,  Novels

    Download The life & opinions of Tristram Shandy, gentleman (1898) by Laurence Sterne PDF Novel

    The life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman by Laurence  Sterne PDF novel  ‘The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy’ is a fictional memoir of sorts, but the novel is written in a manner to subvert the formal conventions of the novel (a proto-post-modern genre), and along the way, assert the role of the author as a Maximus Prime Writer, or in other words, someone in complete control of your television set. It is all in good fun, a wonderful satire that aims for lowbrow comedy by using every single aspect of the highbrow educated culture of 1760. To mention some examples of the author’s games with the reader, the…

  • Alexandre Dumas,  Classic Books,  Editor's Picks,  Novels

    The Count of Monte Cristo Novel by Alexandre Dumas PDF book (1905)

    The Count of Monte Cristo Novel by Alexandre Dumas  PDF book (1905)  One of the great novels in the history of Literature, a wonderful classic in which feelings such as patience, plot, love, disgust, and revenge were handled. Best Quote : “All human wisdom is contained in these two words – Wait and Hope” ― Alexandre Dumas, The Count of Monte Cristo The Count of Monte Cristo (French: Le Comte de Monte-Cristo) is an adventure novel by French author Alexandre Dumas (père) completed in 1844. It is one of the author’s more popular works, along with The Three Musketeers.  [Download This PDF Book ##download##]

  • Classic Books,  Niccolo Machiavelli,  Political

    The Prince, and other pieces; ( 1883) by Niccolò Machiavelli Translated by Henry Morley

    The Prince, and other pieces; ( 1883) by Niccolò  Machiavelli Translated by Henry Morley NICOLO MACHIAVELLI is one of the three great writers produced by Italy in the sixteenth century Machiavelli, Ariosto, Tasso. He died in 1527, at the age of fifty-eight. Ariosto, who was five years younger, died six years later, at the age of fifty-nine. But Tasso was not born until eleven years after Ariosto s death. Machiavelli’s ” Prince” was finished in 1513, and Ariosto was then writing his “Orlando Furioso,” of which he published, after eleven years of work upon it, forty cantos in 1515. Each writer was a master of style; Machiavelli remains to this…

  • Alexandre Dumas,  Classic Books,  Novels,  three musketeers

    The three musketeers (1844) Free Novel by Alexandre Dumas PDF book

    The three musketeers (1844) Free PDF Novel by Alexandre Dumas One of the most famous classic books: All for one and one for All The story has been adapted too many times to count them all, making the names of the Musketeers as immortal as those of their adversaries: cardinal Richelieu, count de Rochefort, Milady de Winter. The Three Musketeers (French: Les Trois Mousquetaires is a historical adventure novel written in 1844 by French author Alexandre Dumas. It is in the swashbuckler genre, which has heroic, chivalrous swordsmen who fight for justice.From Wikipedia Set between 1625 and 1628, it recounts the adventures of a young man named D’Artagnan (a character…

  • Classic Books,  Philosophy,  Poetry

    The quatrains of Abu’l-Ala; (1904) PDF book by Ameen Rihani

    The quatrains of Abu’l-Ala; (1904) PDF book translated by Ameen Rihani When all Europe was arming itself for the first crusade, when the Northmen were ravaging the western world with their marauding expeditions, when the Califs were engaged in a bloody battle with their rebellious subjects, Abu’1-Ala was waging his silent and the bloodless war on the follies and evils of his age.  He attacked the superstitions and the false traditions of religions, and proclaimed the supremacy of the mind; he hurled his trenchant invectives at the tyranny and despotism of rulers, and asserted the supremacy of the human soul; he stood for perfect equality, and fought against the fallacies,…