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  • An Enemy of the People Dr. Stockmann attempts to expose a water pollution scandal in his home town which is about to establish itself as a spa. When his brother, the mayor, conspires with local politicians and the... mai multe 57.99
  • A View from the Bridge America's greatest playwright weaves "a vivid, crackling, idiomatic psychosexual horror tale." --Frank Rich, The New York Times Winner of the 2016 Tony Awards for Best Revival of a Play and Best... mai multe 53.99
  • The Twelve Caesars An essential primary source on Roman history and a fascinating achievement of scholarship covering a critical period in the Empire As private secretary to the Emperor Hadrian, the scholar Suetonius... mai multe 65.99
  • Electra and Other Plays Four seminal tragedies by the master Greek dramatist, in sparkling new translations Of the more than one hundred plays Sophocles wrote over the course of his long life, only seven survive. This... mai multe 53.99
  • The Bhagavad Gita The eighteen chapters of The Bhagavad Gita (c. 500 b. c.), the glory of Sanskrit literature, encompass the whole spiritual struggle of a human soul. Its three central themes--love, light, and... mai multe 44.93
  • Faust: The First Part of the Tragedy Goethe's Faust reworks the late medieval myth of a brilliant scholar so disillusioned he resolves to make a contract with Mephistopheles. The devil will do all he asks on Earth and seeks to grant... mai multe 45.99
  • The Pillow Book The classic portrayal of court life in tenth-century Japan Written by the court gentlewoman Sei Shonagon, ostensibly for her own amusement, The Pillow Book offers a fascinating exploration of life... mai multe 73.99
  • Metamorphoses Ovid's sensuous and witty poem brings together a dazzling array of mythological tales, ingeniously linked by the idea of transformation--often as a result of love or lust--where men and women find... mai multe 51.99
  • The Bacchae and Other Plays The plays of Euripides have stimulated audiences since the fifth century BC. This volume, containing Phoenician Women, Bacchae, Iphigenia at Aulis, Orestes, and Rhesuscompletes the new editions of... mai multe 53.99
  • Poems, Protest, and a Dream: Selected Writings A bilingual edition of writings by Latin America's finest baroque poet Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz (1648-1695) wrote her most famous prose work, La Respuesta a Sor Filotea, in 1691 in response to her... mai multe 65.99
  • The Mahabharata A new selection from the national epic of India Originally composed in Sanskrit sometime between 400 BC and 400 AD, The Mahabharata-with one hundred thousand stanzas of verse-is one of the longest... mai multe 82.99
  • The Three Theban Plays: Antigone/Oedipus the King/Oedipus at Colonus The heroic Greek dramas that have moved theatergoers and readers since the fifth century B. C. Towering over the rest of Greek tragedy, the three plays that tell the story of the fated Theban royal... mai multe 61.99
  • The Oresteia In the Oresteia Aeschylus addressed the bloody chain of murder and revenge within the royal family of Argos. As they move from darkness to light, from rage to self-governance, from primitive ritual... mai multe 52.6
  • The Epic of Gilgamesh N. K. Sandars's landmark translation of one of the first and greatest works of Western literature Gilgamesh, King of Uruk, and his companion Enkidu are the only heroes to have survived from the... mai multe 53.99
  • Metamorphoses Mary Innes's classic prose translation of one of the supreme masterpieces of Latin literature "The most beautiful book in the language (my opinion and I suspect it was Shakespeare's)." -Ezra Pound... mai multe 53.99