Примечание: История Англии от революции 1688 года до смерти Георга II Полный вариант заголовка: «The history of England, from the revolution in 1688 to the death of George the Second : Designed as a continuation of mr. Hume's History : In 4 vol. Vol. 3».
The judge Ivan Ilyich Golovin has spent his life in the pursuit of wealth and status, devoting himself obsessively to work and often neglecting his family in the process. When, after a small accident, he fails to make the expected recovery, it gradually becomes clear that he is soon to die. Ivan Ilyich then starts to question the futility and barrenness of his previous existence, realizing to his horror, as he grapples with the meaning of life and death, that he is totally alone. Included in this volume is another celebrated novella by Tolstoy, The Devil, which addresses the conflicts between desire, social norms and personal conscience, providing at the same time a further exploration of human fear and obsession.
Dick Grayson, a.k.a. Nightwing, has grown out of the shadow of his mentor Batman and decided to forge a new destiny for himself in Gotham City's neighboring town, Bludhaven. Unfortunately, it seems that no matter where Dick goes, his hometown will always follow him. After seeing the devastation caused by a massive earthquake, Nightwing finds himself in the middle of a decimated Gotham teaming with his Bat-family to help its citizens. Then, even as he makes his way back to Bludhaven, a familiar face that's equally friend and foe shows up at his doorstep: The Huntress! Legendary writer Chuck Dixon (BATMAN: KNIGHTFALL) pens these classic tales of Dick Grayson in NIGHTWING VOL. 3. Collects issues #20-29, as well as the special #1,000,000.
Arthur Conan Doyle was an English writer best known for his detective stories about Sherlock Holmes. This volume includes a vast collection of intriguing short stories, such as "The Death Voyage", "The Confession" and "The Centurion", featuring a wide range of the author's literary talent written on paper.
Arthur Conan Doyle (1859 - 1930) was an English writer best known for his detective stories about Sherlock Holmes. This volume includes a vast collection of intriguing short stories, such as "The Death Voyage", "The Confession" and "The Centurion", featuring a wide range of the author's literary talent written on paper.
One Hundred Years of Solitude tells the story of the rise and fall, birth and death of the mythical town of Macondo through the history of the Buendia family. Inventive, amusing, magnetic, sad, and alive with unforgettable men and women -- brimming with truth, compassion, and a lyrical magic that strikes the soul -- this novel is a masterpiece in the art of fiction.
With all memories of her life as Elisa Cameron recovered, Ghost has a new drive and purpose: she's going after Chicago's deeply entrenched criminal network. But taking on the most powerful criminals in the city brings to light a terrifying new villain. Will an unwinnable fight bring out the worst in a hero already filled with deadly rage? And what will happen when Ghost's friends are caught in the crossfire? The "lady in white" has never fought harder or meaner than in this volume!
Полный вариант заголовка: «Memoirs of the house of Brandenburg from the earliest accounts, to the death of Frederic I. king of Prussia : to which are added four dissertations 1. On manners, customs, industry, and the progress of the human understanding in the arts and sciences ; 2. On superstitions and religion ; 3. On the ancient and modern government of Brandenburg ; 4. On the reasons for the enacting and repealing of laws / by the present king of Prussia (Friedrich II)».
Sir Charles Baskerville is found dead just outside his home, Baskerville Hall. Many of the Baskerville family have died mysteriously. People say that they were killed by a gigantic devillike creature - the Hound of the Baskervilles! Can that be true? And can Sherlock Holmes save the new owner of Baskerville Hall from a terrible death?