Why I Am So Clever

Self-celebrating and self-mocking autobiographical writings from Ecce Homo, the last work Nietzsche wrote before his descent into madness

Author: Friedrich Nietzsche

Publisher: Penguin Classics

ISBN: 9780241251850

Category: Philosophers

Page: 64

View: 902

"Self-celebrating and self-mocking autobiographical writings fromaEcce Homo, the last work iconoclastic German philosopher Nietzsche wrote before his descent into madness. "

The Little Black Book of Classic Cocktails

Whether you prefer the simple yet suave whiskey Old Fashioned or the sweet-sour fusion of a rum Daiquiri, The Little Black Book of Classic Cocktails contains a host of timeless and contemporary favorites, gathered together in a purse-sized ...

Author: Pyramid

Publisher: Pyramid

ISBN: 9780753733325

Category: Cooking

Page: 96

View: 279

A pocket-sized collection of classic cocktails. Whether you prefer the simple yet suave whiskey Old Fashioned or the sweet-sour fusion of a rum Daiquiri, The Little Black Book of Classic Cocktails contains a host of timeless and contemporary favorites, gathered together in a purse-sized collection. Contents:Fizzes, Highballs and CollinsesSpirit FowardsSoursOld FashionedsChampagne and Prosecco

Harlequin Special Edition January 2019 Box Set 2 of 2

She'd set out a classic little black dress and heels, which she would wear if he'd been able to get reservations at that new steakhouse. If he opted for pizza or burgers, she'd decided on a brightly colored, mid-calf length dress, ...

Author: Marie Ferrarella

Publisher: Harlequin

ISBN: 1488042446

Category: Fiction

Page: 224

View: 664

Harlequin® Special Edition brings you three new titles for one great price, available now! These are heartwarming, romantic stories about life, love and family. This Special Edition box set includes: THE COWBOY’S LOVE LESSON Forever, Texas by Marie Ferrarella Ever since Clint Washburn’s wife left, he’s built up defenses to keep everyone in Forever out—including his son. Now the boy’s teacher, Wynona Chee, is questioning his parenting! And Clint is experiencing feelings he thought long dead. Wynona has her homework cut out for her if she’s going to teach this cowboy to love again. THE LAWMAN’S CONVENIENT FAMILY Rocking Chair Rodeo by Judy Duarte When Adam Santiago teams up with music therapist Julie Chapman to save two young orphans, pretty soon his heart’s a goner, too! Julie’s willing to do anything—even become Adam’s pretend bride—to keep a brother and sister together. Will this marriage of convenience become an affair of the heart? WINNING CHARLOTTE BACK Sweet Briar Sweethearts by Kathy Douglass Dr. Rick Tyler just moved in next door to Charlotte Shields. She thought she’d seen the last of him when he abandoned her at the altar, but he’s determined to make the move work for his young son. Will he get a second chance with Charlotte in the bargain?

HORROR CLASSICS Boxed Set The Greatest Horror Novels Supernatural Stories of Bram Stoker

29 September, night.—A little before twelve o'clock we three— Arthur, Quincey Morris, and myself—called for the Professor. It was odd to notice that by common consent we had all put on black clothes. Of course, Arthur wore black, ...

Author: Bram Stoker

Publisher: e-artnow

ISBN: 8026864115

Category: Fiction

Page: 1404

View: 496

This grand collection contains dark gothic and occult novels and short stories from one of the masters of horror genre that is Bram Stoker: "Dracula" is the tale of Count Dracula's attempt to move from Transylvania to England so that he may find new blood and spread the undead curse, and of the battle between Dracula and a small group of men and women led by Professor Abraham Van Helsing. "The Jewel of Seven Stars" tells the tale of Malcolm Ross, a young barrister, pulled into an archaeologist's plot to revive Queen Tera, an ancient Egyptian mummy. "The Man" (The Gates of Life)" is a gothic tale of Stephen, young girl raised as tomboy, and her childhood friend Harold. As many of their close ones die in tragic accidents, through the deaths, Stephen and Harold grow closer. "The Lady of the Shroud" – Rupert Saint Leger inherits his uncle's estate on condition that he lives for a year in his uncle's castle in the Land of the Blue Mountains. One wet night, he is visited in the castle by a pale woman wearing a wet shroud, seeking warmth. He falls in love with her, despite thinking she is a vampire, and he visits the local church where he finds her in a glass-topped stone coffin in the crypt. "The Lair of the White Worm (The Garden of Evil)" – Adam Salton from Australia is contacted by his great-uncle Richard from England in order to establish a relationship. Adam travels to England and quickly finds himself at the centre of mysterious and inexplicable occurrences. "Dracula's Guest & Other Weird Stories" is a collection of nine macabre and gothic tales in which paintings come to life, rats run amok and many other twisted things occur: Dracula's Guest The Judge's House The Squaw The Secret of the Growing Gold A Gipsy Prophecy The Coming of Abel Behenna The Burial of the Rats A Dream of Red Hands Crooken Sands

WESTERN CLASSICS Boxed Set 12 Novels in One Volume

His chin was huge, square, and sagging a little, his lips were in a hideous pout; and his eyes, small, black, with heavy brows that made them seem deep-set, were glittering with passion. He paused just inside the door, seemingly to ...

Author: Charles Alden Seltzer

Publisher: e-artnow

ISBN: 8026873831

Category: Fiction

Page: 2278

View: 107

This carefully crafted ebook: “WESTERN CLASSICS Boxed Set - 12 Novels in One Volume” is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents. Table of Contents: The Two-Gun Man The Coming of the Law The Trail to Yesterday The Boss of the Lazy Y The Range Boss “Firebrand” Trevison The Ranchman The Trail Horde “Beau” Rand “Drag” Harlan Square Deal Sanderson West! Charles Alden Seltzer (1875-1942) was a prolific American author of western novels. He wrote his westerns from the experience of living on his uncle's ranch in New Mexico. Seltzer's best works include The Two-Gun Man, The Boss of the Lazy Y, Drag Harlan and West. Many of his novels were turned into Hollywood movies.

MYSTERY CLASSICS Boxed Set Earl Derr Biggers Edition Illustrated

His little black eyes were shining as from some inner excitement; his lips were parted in a smile that seemed to indicate a sudden immense delight. Without so much as a glance toward number seven, he rose and walked rapidly down the car ...

Author: Earl Derr Biggers

Publisher: e-artnow

ISBN: 8026877039

Category: Fiction

Page: 1936

View: 191

"Seven Keys to Baldpate" – A young novelist William Magee travels to the Baldpate Mountain resort, seeking for solitude and inspiration for his greatest novel yet. Soon after he gets in, he finds out that he is not the only one there, for there are seven keys to the place and seven people with various stories of why they are there. "Love Insurance" – The American branch of Lloyds' insurers is specialized in unusual policies, but one day an impoverished Lord Harrowby showed up with the strangest claim of them all. He wants an insurance against his fiancée Cynthia Meyrick breaking off their engagement. "Inside the Lines" – World War I has started, Britain has gone up against Germany, and few Americans are stranded at Gibraltar desperate to catch a boat back home. Spies are everywhere and Germans are plotting to blow up the English troop at Gibraltar. "The Agony Column" (Second-Floor Mystery) – Geoffrey West is an American in London. Since arriving he has been fascinated by the Agony Column, a personal advertisements in newspapers. One morning he spots an American tourist girl reading the same section, decides to place an ad to catch her attention, and soon they start corresponding. "Fifty Candles" – Young Winthrop is in love with Mary Wills and longs to marry her. His pursuit of her will lead him to a party in the home of a former employer, a millionaire with more enemies than friends. Millionaire is killed at the party, no one can be ruled out as a suspect, and some clues point to Winthrop. "Charlie Chan Series" - Charlie is a Chinese American detective who lives on Hawaii and works for the Honolulu Police Department, but often travels around the world investigating mysteries and solving crimes.

HORROR CLASSICS Boxed Set 30 Occult Supernatural Novels and Stories

Dark Fantasy Collection, Including The Ghost Pirates, The Boats of the Glen Carrig, The House on the Borderland, ... You wait till you sees 'em looking like little black clouds all over the sea round the ship and movin' steady with the ...

Author: William Hope Hodgson

Publisher: e-artnow

ISBN: 8026879783

Category: Fiction

Page: 1254

View: 846

This great macabre collection includes the selected 4 horror & dark fantasy classics as well as 20+ chillers & ghost stories from the master of horror genre that is William Hope Hodgson. Novels: The Boats of the Glen Carrig The House on the Borderland The Ghost Pirates The Night Land Short Stories: Carnacki, the Ghost Finder The Gateway of the Monster The House Among the Laurels The Whistling Room The Horse of the Invisible The Searcher of the End House The Thing Invisible The Haunted Jarvee Sargasso Sea Stories From the Tideless Sea Part One From the Tideless Sea Part Two The Mystery of the Derelict The Thing in the Weeds The Finding of the Graiken Men of the Deep Waters On the Bridge The Sea Horses The Derilict My House Shall Be Called the House of Prayer The Captain of the Onion Boat The Voice in the Night Through the Vortex of a Cyclone The Shamraken Homeward-Bounder Captain Gault, Being the Exceedingly Private Log of a Sea-Captain The Case of the Curio Dealer The Red Herring The Drum of Saccharine Other Stories Jack Grey, Second Mate Demons of the Sea Out of the Storm A Tropical Horror The Stone Ship The Real Thing Eloi Eloi Lama Sabachthani (The Baumoff Explosive)

Harlequin Romance August 2015 Box Set

Opening the box, she peaked inside and forgot to breathe. “Oh, my. Oh, JD.” She lifted out a thin rope of diamonds set in white gold. ... “And it'll go really good with the little black dress I got you to wear to dinner.” “What?

Author: Jennifer Faye

Publisher: Harlequin

ISBN: 1460392639

Category: Fiction

Page: 256

View: 847

Harlequin® Romance brings you four new titles for one great price, available now! Experience the rush of falling in love! This Harlequin® Romance box set includes: RETURN OF THE ITALIAN TYCOON (The Vineyards of Calanetti) by Jennifer Fayer When assistant Kayla travels to Angelo Amatucci's beautiful Tuscan village, she never expected to discover a new, very attractive side to her demanding boss… Working together is blissful torture and Kayla can't help but wonder if she'll be promoted…to Mrs. Amatucci! HIS UNFORGETTABLE FIANCÉE by Teresa Carpenter When Grace Delaney meets a handsome stranger with amnesia, she soon finds herself falling, not for the millionaire he's revealed to be, but for the man she's come to know. When Jackson's memory returns, will he forget her…or make her dreams a reality? HIRED BY THE BROODING BILLIONAIRE Kandy Shepherd Since losing his wife Declan has adjusted to a life of isolation… But as caring horticulturist Shelley restores order and beauty to his garden, she also begins to thaw Declan's heart. Can he let Shelley's light in and finally have his second chance at love? A WILL, A WISH…A PROPOSAL by Jessica Gilmore Ellie is living by her rules—not hotshot Max's! But bound together by her godmother's will, their sparks are becoming harder to ignore… Luckily, Ellie makes Max want to be a different man and, down on one knee, he'll prove it! Look for 4 compelling new stories every month from Harlequin® Romance!

WILD WEST ADVENTURES Boxed Set 9 Western Classics in One Volume Illustrated

I knew what was in the box, and what was not in it, and I so advised my friend as we slipped down off the bald summit of the Capitans and came into the shelter of the short, black pinons. Curly rode on for a little while before he made ...

Author: Emerson Hough

Publisher: e-artnow

ISBN: 8026873971

Category: Fiction

Page: 2113

View: 790

This carefully crafted ebook: "THE WILD WEST ADVENTURES – Boxed Set: 9 Western Classics in One Volume (Illustrated)” is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents: The Girl at the Halfway House The Law of the Land Heart's Desire The Way of a Man 54-40 or Fight The Man Next Door The Magnificent Adventure The Sagebrusher The Covered Wagon Emerson Hough (1857–1923) was an American author best known for writing western stories, adventure tales and historical novels. His best known works include western novels The Mississippi Bubble and The Covered Wagon, The Young Alaskans series of adventure novels, and historical works The Way to the West and The Story of the Cowboy.

WAR TALES Boxed Set Spy Thrillers Action Classics WWI Adventure Tales

Then, when I had disconnected the wire, I placed it with the little black incendiary disc upon the ground and connected up the wires to an accumulator from the car. In a moment the black substance shot into a fierce red flame which ...

Author: William Le Queux

Publisher: e-artnow

ISBN: 8026877330

Category: Fiction

Page: 806

View: 197

At the beginning of The Great War William Le Queux started rumbling German schemes, and he wrote several novels and short stories set in occupied countries during the War. His heroes are mainly spies, secret service agents and other brave patriots fighting for the good cause. Table of Contents: At the Sign of the Sword Number 70, Berlin The Way to Win The Zeppelin Destroyer Sant of the Secret Service The Bomb-Makers The Devil's Dice The Great Tunnel Plot The Hyde Park Plot The Explosive Needle The Brass Triangle The Silent Death William Le Queux (1864-1927) was an Anglo-French writer who mainly wrote in the genres of mystery, thriller, and espionage, particularly in the years leading up to World War I. His best-known works are the anti-French and anti-Russian invasion fantasy “The Great War in England in 1897” and the anti-German invasion fantasy “The Invasion of 1910.”

Puffin Hardcover Classics Box Set

A precious gift set of Puffin's stunning collection of hardcover classics!

Author: Frances Hodgson Burnett

Publisher: Puffin

ISBN: 9780147514325

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 2160

View: 356

A precious gift set of Puffin’s stunning collection of hardcover classics! This deluxe set includes six classic children’s novels, colorfully designed with textured hardcover binding for a sophisticated, timeless look readers will treasure. Snuggly packaged in a gorgeously illustrated box to make the perfect gift for the holidays, or any time of year. For the young, and the young at heart! Box includes A Little Princess, Anne of Green Gables, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, The Secret Garden, The Wind in the Willows, and Peter Pan!

HALLOWEEN Boxed Set 200 Horror Classics Supernatural Mysteries

A little black ink is poured into the palm of Machmout's hand, or, as ink has been at a premium lately owing to the last post-boat from Cairo which contained stationery for us having stuck on a sand-bank, a small piece of black American ...

Author: Edgar Allan Poe

Publisher: e-artnow

ISBN: 8027247497

Category: Fiction

Page: 6500

View: 285

Musaicum Books presents to you this unique collection, designed and formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices. Content: H. P. Lovecraft: The Dunwich Horror The Shunned House From Beyond Théophile Gautier: Clarimonde The Mummy's Foot James Malcolm Rymer & Thomas Peckett Prest: Sweeney Todd, the Demon Barber of Fleet Street Edgar Allan Poe: The Fall of the House of Usher The Murders in the Rue Morgue Mary Shelley: Frankenstein The Evil Eye John William Polidori: The Vampyre Bram Stoker: Dracula The Squaw Washington Irving: The Legend of Sleepy Hollow The Spectre Bridegroom Henry James: The Turn of the Screw The Romance of Certain Old Clothes The Ghostly Rental M. R. James: Canon Alberic's Scrap-Book The Mezzotint Wilkie Collins: The Haunted Hotel The Devil's Spectacles E. F. Benson: The Room in the Tower The Man Who Went Too Far Nathaniel Hawthorne: Rappaccini's Daughter The Birth Mark Ambrose Bierce: The Death of Halpin Frayser The Haunted Valley Arthur Machen: The Great God Pan The Terror William Hope Hodgson: The House on the Borderland The Night Land Carnacki, the Ghost-Finder M. P. Shiel: Shapes in the Fire Arthur Conan Doyle: The Leather Funnel The Beetle Hunter Ralph Adams Cram: Black Spirits and White Grant Allen: The Reverend John Creedy The Backslider Richard Marsh: The Beetle Thomas Hardy: What the Shepherd Saw The Grave by the Handpost Charles Dickens: The Signal-Man The Hanged Man's Bride Guy de Maupassant: The Horla Ghosts Pedro De Alarçon: The Nail Walter Hubbell: The Great Amherst Mystery Francis Marion Crawford: The Dead Smile The Screaming Skull Man Overboard! For The Blood is the Life The Upper Berth By The Water of Paradise The Doll's Ghost John Buchan: No-Man's-Land The Watcher by the Threshold W. W. Jacobs: The Monkey's Paw The Severed Hand Miscellaneous Tales: The Ghost in the Cap'n Brown House The Apparition of Mrs. Veal When the World Was Young Uncle Cornelius His Story…

Sci Fi Boxed Set 10 Dystopian Novels SF Classics

He was a dapper little black-eyed fellow, a clerk in the dry-goods store, full of fun and good-nature, and a general favourite, but it was certainly rather absurd that Henry should be apprehensive of him as a rival.

Author: Edward Bellamy

Publisher: e-artnow

ISBN: 8026893093

Category: Fiction

Page: 879

View: 188

This utopian sci-fi boxed set comprises 4 novels and 6 stories from one of the genre's pioneers Edward Bellamy, including classics such as "Looking Backward: 2000–1887" and "Equality". Novels: Looking Backward: 2000–1887 Equality Dr. Heidenhoff's Process Miss Ludington's Sister Short Stories: The Blindman's World The Cold Snap A Summer Evening's Dream With The Eyes Shut At Pinney's Ranch To Whom This May Come

Remember Body

Here are stories lyrical and savage; poems epic and intimate; essays satirical and inspirational; and ideas that have shaped the lives of millions. C.P. Cavafy (1863-1933). The Selected Poems of Cavafy is available in Penguin Classics.

Author: C. P. Cavafy

Publisher: Penguin UK

ISBN: 0141397470

Category: Poetry

Page: 64

View: 528

'All those excessive, useless regrets...' A collection of nostalgic, erotic poetry from one of the greatest Greek poets to have ever lived. Introducing Little Black Classics: 80 books for Penguin's 80th birthday. Little Black Classics celebrate the huge range and diversity of Penguin Classics, with books from around the world and across many centuries. They take us from a balloon ride over Victorian London to a garden of blossom in Japan, from Tierra del Fuego to 16th-century California and the Russian steppe. Here are stories lyrical and savage; poems epic and intimate; essays satirical and inspirational; and ideas that have shaped the lives of millions. C.P. Cavafy (1863-1933). The Selected Poems of Cavafy is available in Penguin Classics.


Strange man, how can you have eyes for sale? Eyes? Eyes? ' The disturbing tale of a young man's obsession with the Sandman, stealer of eyes, which has inspired writers from Sigmund Freud to Neil Gaiman.



ISBN: 9780241251508



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Just Friends

A Friends to Lovers Box Set Camilla Isley. classic little black dress. And, voilà, they were only slightly late when their driver dropped them off at the designated bar downtown. Inside, their usual crowd of friends was waiting for them ...

Author: Camilla Isley

Publisher: Pink Bloom Press

ISBN: 888726919X

Category: Fiction


View: 447

Harlequin Blaze January 2017 Box Set

Deciding what to wear had been a challenge, but she'd decided it was impossible to go wrong with a classic little black dress. Hers was a vintage organza with lace detailing at the top. Under direct light, the fabric was beginning to ...

Author: Jo Leigh

Publisher: Harlequin

ISBN: 1488014701

Category: Fiction

Page: 224

View: 552

Harlequin Blaze brings you a collection of four new red-hot reads, available now! This box set includes: DARING IN THE CITY NYC Bachelors by Jo Leigh Luca Paladino moves into the town house he’s renovating in Little Italy—a town house he thinks is empty. But he soon discovers a squatter upstairs, who turns out to be the woman of his dreams! TEMPTING THE BEST MAN Wild Wedding Nights by Tanya Michaels When Professor Daniel Keegan runs into Mia Hayes at his best friend's bachelor party, their chemistry is off the charts. They’re complete opposites, but she can’t help tempting him to get a little wild… HOT PURSUIT Hotshot Heroes by Lisa Childs Hotshot superintendent Braden Zimmer is surprised when beautiful, young Sam McRooney shows up to take over his arson investigation. Will their sizzling chemistry bring them together, or is it a deadly distraction? PUSHING THE LIMITS Space Cowboys by Katherine Garbera Astronaut Hemi "Thor" Barrett is training at the Bar T Ranch to make the elite long-term mission crew. He can’t afford to be hot for teacher, and survival instructor Jessie Odell is definitely raising his temperature…

The Children s Classics Collection

His little black eyes gazed at Mary with great curiosity. Then, the next moment, the robin flew away. Mary went down the path and through the second green door. She found winter vegetables and bare fruit trees.

Author: Various Authors

Publisher: Arcturus Publishing

ISBN: 1789502632

Category: Juvenile Fiction


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Abridged and retold in modern English by respected children's authors, this collection of sixteen classic stories makes them accessible to readers as young as six, while retaining all the charm, atmosphere, and sense of adventure that made the original tales world-famous. These dramatic, easy-to-follow stories, charmingly illustrated with verve and humour by specially commissioned artists, deserve to find a home on every child's bookshelf. Included in this boxed set: 1. Alice in Wonderland 2. Treasure Island 3. The Wizard of Oz 4. The Jungle Book 5. The Secret Garden 6. Robin Hood 7. Peter Pan 8. Heidi 9. Anne of Green Gables 10. Little Women 11. Black Beauty 12. The Call of the Wild 13. Robinson Crusoe 14. Wind in the Willows 15. Tom Sawyer 16. Oliver Twist

WESTERN CLASSICS COLLECTION The Promised Land The Virginian Lin McLean Red Man and White The Jimmyjohn Boss Napoleon Shave Tail Hank s Woman A Kinsman of Red Cloud Padre Ignacio and more

Historical Novels, Adventures and Romances, Including the First Cowboy Novel Set in the Wild West Owen Wister. astonished by ten o'clock every morning. ... Do yu' remember little black Hank? From Texas he claims he is.

Author: Owen Wister

Publisher: e-artnow

ISBN: 8026865723

Category: Fiction

Page: 857

View: 415

Little Black Book of Las Vegas

This must-see production is famous for its million-dollar sets, lavish Bob Mackie costumes, and leggy beauties (voted the town's “Best Showgirls”), performing classic routines that climax in an eye-catching finale that re- creates the ...

Author: Lark Ellen Gould

Publisher: Peter Pauper Press, Inc.

ISBN: 144130004X

Category: Travel


View: 196

With maps and insider tips, this sleek travel guidebook will take you through the best of Vegas, baby! Here's what to see and do, and where to eat, drink, shop, stay, and play--from Downtown to The Strip, from nearby luxury resorts to the desert's natural wonders! ''Top Picks'' direct you to not-to-be-missed attractions. Includes 7 maps, including Downtown, North Strip, Central Strip, South Strip, Beyond the Neon, a Las Vegas Transit Map, and a Las Vegas Monorail Map. Take this street-smart city guide with you and make the most of your trip to the neon and beyond!