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Prvi roman Mese Selimovica �Tisine� objavljen je 1961. godine i opisuje zacudenost melanholika i tragaca za istinom. Skladne kompozicije, meditativnih detalja, kao malih sugestivnih celina, znalacki ukomponovanih sa dijaloskim partijama, ovaj roman prosiruje metaforu tisine sve do granica tragike ljudske egzistencije.

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Librarians note: There is an Alternate Cover Edition for this edition of this book here.One of the first modernist novelsFirst published in Norway in 1890, Hunger probes into the depths of consciousness with frightening and gripping power. Like the works of Dostoyevsky, it marks an extraordinary break with Western literary and humanistic traditions.For more than seventy y

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On the Eve

Though essentially a love story with a historical background, On the Eve hints in its title at social and political implications which no Russian reader could miss when it appeared in 1859. Turgenevs study of Elena Stahov, in love with a Bulgarian revolutionary, is a memorable achievement of character-drawing, but the authors artistry is nowhere more clearly shown than in

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La Fortezza

Scritto nel 1970, La fortezza e un potente affresco della citta di Sarajevo nel diciottesimo secolo al tempo delle guerre turco-russe, quando ormai limpero ottomano iniziava la sua decadenza. Il giovane mussulmano Ahmet Sabo, dopo otto anni di guerra combattuta sul Dnestr, torna nella sua Sarajevo con la morte nel cuore. Il ritorno a casa rappresenta un controcampo dell

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The Complete Sherlock Holmes: The Heirloom Collection(Sherlock Holmes 1-9)

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle�s Sherlock Holmes tales are rightly ranked among the seminal works of mystery and detective fiction. Included in this collection are all four full-length Holmes novels and more than forty short masterpieces - from the inaugural adventure A Study in Scarlet to timeless favorites like �The Speckled Band� and more. At the center of each stands the iconi

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Complete Sherlock Holmes(Sherlock Holmes 1-9)

This book contains all the investigations and adventures of the worlds most popular detective, Sherlock Holmes. From The Adventure of the Gloria Scott to His Last Bow, we follow the illustrious career of this quintessential British hero from his university days to his final case. His efforts to uncover the truth take him all over the world and into conflict with all m

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Madame Bovary (Critical Editions)

Margaret Cohen s careful editorial revision modernizes and renews Flaubert s stylistic masterpiece. In addition, Cohen has added to the Second Edition a new introduction, substantially new annotations, and twenty-one striking images, including photographs and engravings, that inform students understanding of middle-class life in nineteenth-century provincial France. In Mad

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The Best Short Stories of Edgar Allan Poe

This volume contains a collection of some of the best short stories ever written by Edgar Allan Poe. A master of the macabre, Poe exhibits his literary prowess in these classic short stories. Contained within this volume are the following: The Gold-Bug, The Murders in the Rue Morgue, The Balloon-Hoax, The Purloined Letter, A Descent into the Maelstrom, The Black Cat, The F

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The Complete Sherlock Holmes(Sherlock Holmes 1-9)

A master of deductive logic who can solve the most difficult crimes by spotting obscure clues overlooked by others, dilettante sleuth Sherlock Holmes was the hero of sixty stories written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle between 1887 and 1927. With the help of his loyal friend and chronicler, Dr. Watson, Holmes brought countless crooks, thieves, swindlers, and murderers to justic

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The emperor Marcus Aurelius, the proverbial philosopher-king, produced in Greek a Roman manual of piety, the Meditations, whose impact has been felt for ages since. Here, for our age, is his great work presented in its entirety, strongly introduced and freshly, elegantly translated.

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