Rights of Man

Author: Thomas Paine
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486111889
Release Date: 2012-03-01
Genre: Literary Collections

Highly influential statement of faith in democracy and egalitarianism helped pave the way for social security for workers, public employment for those in need of work, abolition of laws limiting wages, other reforms.

Rights of Man

Author: Thomas Paine
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486408930
Release Date: 1999-05-14
Genre: Literary Criticism

Presents Paine's political writings about the French revolutions.

Books in Print

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Publisher:
ISBN: UOM:39015062097707
Release Date: 2005
Genre: American literature

Books in print is the major source of information on books currently published and in print in the United States. The database provides the record of forthcoming books, books in-print, and books out-of-print.

A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man Thrift Study Edition

Author: James Joyce
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486320601
Release Date: 2013-12-03
Genre: Fiction

Includes the unabridged text of Joyce's classic novel plus a complete study guide that features chapter-by-chapter summaries, explanations and discussions of the plot, question-and-answer sections, author biography, historical background, and more.

Great Speeches on Gay Rights

Author: James Daley
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486115665
Release Date: 2012-03-06
Genre: Social Science

Tracing the movement's rhetoric from the late 1800s to the present, this anthology includes Ingersoll's "Address at the Funeral of Walt Whitman," Milk's "Hope Speech," and Kameny's "Civil Liberties: A Progress Report."

Death in Venice A Man and His Dog

Author: Thomas Mann
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486143262
Release Date: 2012-09-20
Genre: Foreign Language Study

DIVAn author's infatuation with a handsome youth has fatal consequences in Death in Venice. A Man and His Dog is a charming essay about Mann's canine companion. Excellent English translations by Appelbaum. /div

The Communist Manifesto and Other Revolutionary Writings

Author: Bob Blaisdell
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486113968
Release Date: 2012-03-05
Genre: Political Science

Concise anthology presents broad selection of writings: Declaration of Independence, Declaration of the Rights of Man, Communist Manifesto, plus works by Lenin, Trotsky, Marat, Danton, Rousseau, Gandhi, Mao, other leading figures in revolutionary thought.

The First Men in the Moon

Author: H. G. Wells
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486111605
Release Date: 2012-06-20
Genre: Fiction

In this 1901 classic, Wells's "first men in the moon" practice lunar locomotion, get lost in a moon jungle, and confront intelligent life in lunar caverns. A delightful tale that still stirs the imagination.

Chelkash and Other Stories

Author: Maxim Gorky
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486159126
Release Date: 2013-03-05
Genre: Fiction

Includes the title story, in which a thieving vagrant takes on a young apprentice; "Twenty-six Men and A Girl," in which wretched bakery workers destroy their only source of joy; and "Makar Chudra."

Guide to Reprints

Author: Albert James Diaz
Publisher: K G Saur Verlag Gmbh & Co
ISBN: 3598239076
Release Date: 2001
Genre: Out-of-print books

The Subject Guide divides works into over 200 subject groups, facilitating targeted searches by the subject fields. Both parts of the Guide to Reprints contain an Index of Persons as Subject providing fast and reliable access to reprints focussing on specific individuals and their work. Each part also comes with an index of publishers and distributors worldwide along with all relevant information.

Common Sense

Author: Thomas Paine
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486111216
Release Date: 2012-03-01
Genre: Political Science

First published in January of 1776, this highly influential landmark document clearly and persuasively argued for American separation from Great Britain and paved the way for the Declaration of Independence.

The Monster and Other Stories

Author: Stephen Crane
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486790251
Release Date: 2015-02-18
Genre: Fiction

The title tale from this collection recounts the experiences of an African-American coachman who becomes disfigured after rescuing his employer's son from a fire. Includes "The Blue Hotel" and "His New Mittens."

Buyer s Guide

Author: William White
Publisher:
ISBN: UVA:X006112263
Release Date: 2002-04
Genre: Library science


Babbitt

Author: Sinclair Lewis
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486115207
Release Date: 2012-05-02
Genre: Fiction

A personal crisis jars a middle-aged real estate agent from his complacency in this satire of middle-class American life. Sinclair Lewis' great novel offers a scathing portrait of the consequences of clinging to conventional values.

Great Russian Short Stories

Author: Paul Negri
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486112244
Release Date: 2012-05-14
Genre: Fiction

Twelve powerful works of fiction, including Pushkin's "The Overcoat," "Twenty-Six Men and a Girl" by Gorky, and "How Much Land Does a Man Need?" by Tolstoy, plus works by Gogol, Turgenev, more.