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    Maestros de la Prosa - Bram Stoker

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    Bienvenidos a la serie de libros de los Maestros de la Prosa, una selección de los mejores trabajos de autores notables.El crítico literario August Nemo selecciona los textos más importantes de cada autor. La selección se hace a partir de las novelas, cuentos, cartas, ensayos y textos biográficos de cada escritor.Esto ofrece al lector una visión general de la vida y la obra del autor.Esta edición está dedicada a el escritor irlandés Bram Stoker, que preparó el camino para la tradición vampírica en la cultura popular. Las historias de Stoker están hoy incluidas en las categorías de «ficción de terror», «gótico romántico» y «melodrama». Se clasifican junto a otras «obras de ficción popular» como el Frankenstein de Mary Shelley, que también utilizó el método de «creación de mitos» y narración de historias de tener múltiples narradores que cuentan el mismo cuento desde diferentes perspectivas.Este libro contiene los siguientes escritos:Novelas: Drácula; La Madriguera del Gusano Blanco; La Joya de las Siete Estrellas.Cuentos: Muerte entre bastidores; Las almas gemelas; El sueño de las manos ensangrentadas; Una profecía gitana; La cadena del destino; El regreso de Abel Behenna; El hombre de Shorrox; El Huésped de Drácula.¡Si aprecias la buena literatura, asegúrate de buscar los otros títulos de Tacet Books!

    Maestros de la Prosa - Émile Zola

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    Bienvenidos a la serie de libros de los Maestros de la Prosa, una selección de los mejores trabajos de autores notables.El crítico literario August Nemo selecciona los textos más importantes de cada autor. La selección se hace a partir de las novelas, cuentos, cartas, ensayos y textos biográficos de cada escritor.Esto ofrece al lector una visión general de la vida y la obra del autor.Esta edición está dedicada a el escritor francés Émile Zola, considerado el padre y el mayor representante del naturalismo. Fue una figura importante en la modernización política de Francia y en la exoneración del falsamente acusado y condenado oficial del ejército Alfred Dreyfus, que se encapsula en el renombrado titular del periódico J'Accuse…! Zola fue nominado para el primer y segundo Premio Nobel de Literatura en 1901 y 1902.Este libro contiene los siguientes escritos:Novelas: Germinal; Nana; La Bestia Humana; El Capitán Burle; Las Caracolas de Monsieur Chabre; El Arte de Morir; La Muerte de Olivier Bécaille.Cuentos: Los hombros de la marquesa; Angéline o la casa encantada; El ayuno; Las fresas; Viaje circular; Una víctima de la publicidad; Simplício.Ensayo: Jaccuse!¡Si aprecias la buena literatura, asegúrate de buscar los otros títulos de Tacet Books!

    Masters of Prose - Franz Kafka

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    Welcome to the Masters of Prose book series, a selection of the best works by noteworthy authors.Literary critic August Nemo selects the most important writings of each author. A selection based on the author's novels, short stories, letters, essays and biographical texts. Thus providing the reader with an overview of the author's life and work.This edition is dedicated to the writer Franz Kafka, a German-speaking Bohemian novelist and short-story writer, widely regarded as one of the major figures of 20th-century literature. His work fuses elements of realism and the fantastic. It typically features isolated protagonists facing bizarre or surrealistic predicaments and incomprehensible socio-bureaucratic powers. The term Kafkaesque has entered the English language to describe situations like those found in his writing.This book contains the following writings:Novels: The Metamorphosis; The Trial.Short Stories: A hunger artist; In the penal colony; The judgment; Before the law; A country doctor; a report to an academy; First sorrow; Children on a country road; Unmasking a confidence trickster; The sudden walk; Resolutions; Unhappiness; Rejection; The street window; Clothes; Passers-by.If you appreciate good literature, be sure to check out the other Tacet Books titles!

    Maestros de la Prosa - Saki

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    Bienvenidos a la serie de libros de los Maestros de la Prosa, una selección de los mejores trabajos de autores notables.El crítico literario August Nemo selecciona los textos más importantes de cada autor. La selección se hace a partir de las novelas, cuentos, cartas, ensayos y textos biográficos de cada escritor.Esto ofrece al lector una visión general de la vida y la obra del autor.Esta edición está dedicada a Saki, seudónimo de H.H. Munro. Sus historias ingeniosas, traviesas y a veces macabras satirizan la sociedad y la cultura eduardiana. Es considerado por los profesores y estudiosos ingleses como un maestro del cuento, y a menudo se le compara con O. Henry y Dorothy Parker. Influido por Oscar Wilde, Lewis Carroll y Rudyard Kipling, él mismo influyó en A. A. Milne, Noël Coward y P. G. Wodehouse.Este libro contiene los siguientes escritos:Cuento: Catástrofe en la joven Turquía; Gabriel Ernesto; El ratón; Laura; El cuentista; Té; El buey cebado; Alpiste para codornices; El alce; El alma de Laploshka; El barco del tesoro; El buey cebado;El huevo de pascua; El lienzo; El marco; Esmé;El tatuaje; El programa de gala; La benefactora y el gato satisfecho; La inocencia de Reginald; La jauría del destino; La loba; La música del monte; La reticencia de lady Anne; La telaraña; La ventana abierta; Los fabuladores; Los lobos de Cernogratz; Sredni Vashtar; Tobermory.¡Si aprecias la buena literatura, asegúrate de buscar los otros títulos de Tacet Books!

    Masters of Prose - Jane Austen

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    Welcome to the Masters of Prose book series, a selection of the best works by noteworthy authors.Literary critic August Nemo selects the most important writings of each author. A selection based on the author's novels, short stories, letters, essays and biographical texts. Thus providing the reader with an overview of the author's life and work.This edition is dedicated to the English writer Jane Austen, novelist known primarily for her six major novels, which interpret, critique and comment upon the British landed gentry at the end of the 18th century. Austen's plots often explore the dependence of women on marriage in the pursuit of favourable social standing and economic security. Her works critique the novels of sensibility of the second half of the 18th century and are part of the transition to 19th-century literary realism. Her use of biting irony, along with her realism, humour, and social commentary, have long earned her acclaim among critics, scholars, and popular audiences alike.This book contains the following writings:Novels: Pride And Prejudice; Sense and Sensibility; Mansfield Park; Emma; Lady Susan; Northanger Abbey; Persuasion.Short stories: The History of England; Love and Friendship.Biographical: Memoir of Jane Austen, by James Edward Austen-Leigh.If you appreciate good literature, be sure to check out the other Tacet Books titles!

    Masters of Prose - James Joyce

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    Welcome to the Masters of Prose book series, a selection of the best works by noteworthy authors.Literary critic August Nemo selects the most important writings of each author. A selection based on the author's novels, short stories, letters, essays and biographical texts. Thus providing the reader with an overview of the author's life and work.This edition is dedicated to the Irish writer James Joyce. He contributed to the modernist avant-garde and is regarded as one of the most influential and important authors of the 20th century. Joyce is best known for Ulysses, a landmark work in which the episodes of Homer's Odyssey are paralleled in a variety of literary styles, most famously stream of consciousness.This book contains the following writings:Novels: Ulysses; A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man.Short Story Collection: Dubliners.If you appreciate good literature, be sure to check out the other Tacet Books titles!

    Masters of Prose - Émile Zola

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    Welcome to the Masters of Prose book series, a selection of the best works by noteworthy authors.Literary critic August Nemo selects the most important writings of each author. A selection based on the author's novels, short stories, letters, essays and biographical texts. Thus providing the reader with an overview of the author's life and work.This edition is dedicated to the French writer Émile Zola, the best-known practitioner of the literary school of naturalism, and an important contributor to the development of theatrical naturalism. He was a major figure in the political liberalization of France and in the exoneration of the falsely accused and convicted army officer Alfred Dreyfus, which is encapsulated in the renowned newspaper headline J'Accuse! Zola was nominated for the first and second Nobel Prize in Literature in 1901 and 1902.This book contains the following writings:Novels: Germinal; The Downfall; Therese Raquin.Short Stories: The Attack on the Mill; Captain Burle; The Millers Daughter; Jean Gourdon's Four Days; The Fete At Coqueville; The Flood; Death of Olivier Becaille; Nana; The Fortune of the Rougons.Essays: J'Accuse…!If you appreciate good literature, be sure to check out the other Tacet Books titles!

    Masters of Prose - Anton Chekhov

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    Welcome to the Masters of Prose book series, a selection of the best works by noteworthy authors.Literary critic August Nemo selects the most important writings of each author. A selection based on the author's novels, short stories, letters, essays and biographical texts. Thus providing the reader with an overview of the author's life and work.This edition is dedicated to the Russian writer Anton Chekhov, who is considered one of the greatest writers of short fiction in history. His career as a playwright produced four classics, and his best short stories are held in high esteem by writers and critics. Along with Henrik Ibsen and August Strindberg, Chekhov is often referred to as one of the three seminal figures in the birth of early modernism in the theatre. Chekhov practiced as a medical doctor throughout most of his literary career: «Medicine is my lawful wife», he once said, «and literature is my mistress.»This book contains the following writings:Biographical: Letters of Anton Chekhov to his family and friends, translated by Constance Garnett.Short Stories: The Lady With The Little Dog; Ward No 6; A Joke; The Darling; Kashtanka; The Black Monk; In the ravine; My Life; At a country house; The death of a government clerk; The bet; Misery; The cooks wedding; An avenger; Oysters; A Blunder.If you appreciate good literature, be sure to check out the other Tacet Books titles!

    Masters of Prose - Saki

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    Welcome to the Masters of Prose book series, a selection of the best works by noteworthy authors.Literary critic August Nemo selects the most important writings of each author. A selection based on the author's novels, short stories, letters, essays and biographical texts. Thus providing the reader with an overview of the author's life and work.This edition is dedicated to the British writer Saki, pen name of H. H. Munro. His witty, mischievous and sometimes macabre stories satirize Edwardian society and culture. He is considered by English teachers and scholars as a master of the short story, and often compared to O. Henry and Dorothy Parker. Influenced by Oscar Wilde, Lewis Carroll and Rudyard Kipling, he himself influenced A. A. Milne, Noël Coward and P. G. Wodehouse.This book contains the following writings:Short Stories and Collections: The Chronicles of Clovis; Beasts and Super-Beasts; The Toys of Peace, and Other Papers; The Unbearable Bassington; When William Came; Reginald.Biographical: Saki, by Rothay Reynolds.If you appreciate good literature, be sure to check out the other Tacet Books titles!

    Masters of Prose - O. Henry

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    Welcome to the Masters of Prose book series, a selection of the best works by noteworthy authors.Literary critic August Nemo selects the most important writings of each author. A selection based on the author's novels, short stories, letters, essays and biographical texts. Thus providing the reader with an overview of the author's life and work.This edition is dedicated to the writer O. Henry, one of the greatest American short story writer of the 19th century and one of the most popular authors of his time. O. Henry's stories frequently have surprise endings. In his day he was called the American answer to Guy de Maupassant. While both authors wrote plot twist endings, O. Henry's stories were considerably more playful, and are also known for their witty narration.This book contains the following writings:Short Story Colletions: The Four Million; The Voice of the City; The Trimmed Lamp; Options; Sixes and Sevens.If you appreciate good literature, be sure to check out the other Tacet Books titles!