Literature > Fiction, Poetry, and Drama

   
<<< 1 2 3 4
    sort list by title


Seneca's "Hercules Furens"
A Critical Text with Introduction and Commentary
Seneca
John G. Fitch's new Latin text of Seneca's play, Hercules Furens, is based on a collation of the chief manuscripts, including the Paris manuscript T.



Trojan Women
Seneca
This free and eloquent translation skillfully reproduces the imagery, power, and frequent irony and sarcasm of Seneca's...



Phaedra
Seneca
Here is a moving and accomplished translation of this complex play dealing the the violent passions stirred by innocence and beauty and the terrible power of ideology, hatred, and misunderstanding.



Medea
Seneca
In this powerful and imaginative translation of Medea, Frederick Ahl retains the compelling effects of the monologues, as well as the special feeling and pacing of Seneca's choruses.



In the Mirror
Literature and Politics in Siam in the American Era
A representative sampling of the short fiction produced by a single generation of Thai writers during the "American Era" in Thailand, the two decades from the mid-1950s to the mid-1970s, when US involvement in politics and the economy ignited rapid...



Who Is to Blame?
A Novel in Two Parts
Alexander Herzen
"Herzen's novel played a significant part in the intellectual ferment of the 1840s. It is an important book in social and moral terms, and wonderfully expressive of Herzen's personality."—Isaiah Berlin Alexander Herzen was one of the major figures in...



A Medieval Storybook
From the rich store of medieval tales, Morris Bishop brings together a delightful collection of thirty-five stories—some romantic, some religious, some realistic, some even scurrilous.



<<< 1 2 3 4

Connect with us

Newsletters