The Figure in the Carpet was first published in the periodical «Cosmopolis» in 1896. In the same year, the same novel appeared both in England and in the USA in a volume titled Embarrassments.
The Beast in the Jungle was first published in London by Henry James in 1903 by Methuen Publishing in the collection The Better Sort. It’s one of the most famous novellas about by Henry James about the meaning of life, death, love and fate.
“Daisy Miller” was first published in England by Henry James in 1878 in «Cornhill Magazine», and then in 1979 by Harper & Brothers. The Author takes as a pretext the life of the beautiful Daisy to show prejudices and different thoughts of Americans towards Europeans and vice versa. In a letter, James said that Daisy is the victim of a «social rumpus» that goes on either over her head or beneath her notice.
“The Turn of the Screw” was published by Henry James in 1898 in the USA. It is a gothic story novella in which the Author tells us a ghost story in a non-stereotypical way: ghosts are weird extensions of everyday reality. Nonetheless, James refers to the classical Gothic fiction.
“The Altar of the Dead” was published by Henry James in 1895 in the USA. It is a fable on life and death significance.
A Firenze nel 1896 fu organizzata la conferenza “La vita italiana durante la Rivoluzione francese e l’Impero”. La presente edizione raccoglie l’intervento di Cesare Lombroso, interessato a evidenziare quanto rilevante fosse la componente criminale fra la massa rivoluzionaria.
This interactive digital edition contains a precise and detailed summary of Lombroso's thought about Criminal Anthropology. In this valuable book, there are many pictures and photographs of the original edition.
This novel was written by Benêt in August 1922 and then published by Henry Holt And Company with some illustrations by Henry Raleigh.
A. Quiller-Couch, "The Blue Pavilions". FREE PREVIEW ON: Google Play .EPUB (http://goo.gl/cJnOK8) [Other books by Arthur Quiller-Couch] This interactive digital edition includes Interactive Notes and Chapters, News about the Author, News about the Book, a very interesting Tag cloud of the Book and a link to connect to the Goodreads community to ask questions and share…