Titles by Mikhail Bulgakov
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  • The Man That Corrupted Hadleyburg and Other Stories
    One of Twain’s most celebrated novellas, ‘The Man That Corrupted Hadleyburg’ is a satirical retelling of the Garden of Eden story in the Bible, in which the author, mocking the supposed honesty and...
  • The Sorrows of Young Werther
    Presented as a collection of confessional letters written by the eponymous protagonist, The Sorrows of Young Werther charts the emotional journey of a young man who, during a stay in a picturesque German...
  • George Silverman’s Explanation
    After a traumatic early childhood spent living in poverty in a Preston cellar, the suddenly orphaned George Silverman grows up convinced that he is at fault for all the misfortunes in his life. Hoodwinked...
  • Dog Stories
    Throughout his life Rudyard Kipling was fond of dogs, and while they featured prominently in early tales such as ‘The Dog Hervey’ and ‘Garm – a Hostage’, he later came up with the innovative idea of writing a...
  • Leonardo da Vinci: The Resurrection of the Gods
    This evocative account of the life of the Renaissance’s greatest figure traces Leonardo’s early development as an artist and court figure to his final years in exile, portraying his loves and sufferings, as...
  • Ulysses
    Controversial, scandalous, erudite and funny, Ulysses is undisputedly a landmark of twentieth-century modernism. It charts one day – 16th June 1904 – in the lives of three inhabitants of Dublin, the...
  • Heart of Darkness
    On a boat in the Thames estuary, Marlow tells his travelling companions of his reconnaissance expedition for a Belgian trading company to its most remote outpost in central Africa, which brought him on the...
  • Mrs Dalloway
    As Mrs Dalloway works on the preparations for a dinner party, her thoughts throughout the day wander from memories of the past to interrogations about the present and lead her to assess the choices she has...
  • Childhood Memories and Other Stories
    • First complete and unexpurgated translation of Lampedusa’s uncollected shorter prose • Written at around the same time as The Leopard, ‘Childhood Memories’ reveals the biographical and psychological...
  • A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
    The most extensively annotated edition available with more than 1,000 notes by Marc A. Mamigonian and John Turner This text is based on the Egoist Press second edition of 1918 James Joyce’s first novel, A...
  • Notes on a Cuff and Other Stories
    Begun in 1920 while Bulgakov was employed in a hospital in the remote Caucasian outpost of Vladikavkaz, and continued when he started working for a government literary department in Moscow, Notes on a Cuff is...
  • The Pat Hobby Stories
    A Hollywood hack who has fallen on hard times since the end of the Silent Era, Pat Hobby spends his time hanging out in the studio lot attempting to devise schemes – such as pressing his secretary for...
 
 
 
 
 
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