Samuel Langhorne Clemens known by his pen name Mark Twain, was a writer, humorist, entrepreneur, publisher, and lecturer. He was lauded as the "greatest humorist this country has produced".
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Discover a collection of enthralling and timeless folk and fairy tales from around the world in this classic work by Scottish literary critic and writer Andrew Lang. Immerse yourself in the magic of storytelling with tales of daring heroes, cunning villains, and mystical creatures that have captivated readers for generations. As a celebrated collector of folklore, Lang's work serves as a definitive source for anyone interested in exploring the power of oral tradition and the enduring influence of folklore on contemporary culture.
Satire at its finest. This timeless classic by a masterful author is still bringing laughs nearly 300 years later. With clever wit and boundless imagination, this book will captivate readers for generations to come.
Delve into the tumultuous events of the French Revolution with this historical masterpiece by Thomas Carlyle. Combining insightful character analysis, vivid descriptions, and a talent for bringing history to life, the book has been deemed the standard work on the topic. From political upheaval to personal stories, experience the Revolution like never before – as thrilling as any novel.
Discover the iconic work of Arthurian literature in English, first published in 1485. Still a beloved source for modern Arthurian writers, this book has inspired popular works such as The Once and Future King and The Idylls of the King.