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An Essay on Man; Moral Essays and Satires

4.9 · 268 Ratings · 1014 Downloads
An Essay on Man: Moral Essays and Satires is a masterpiece by Pope, who asserts that all is good and that which is bad is not properly comprehended by human perception. Popularizin...

Gulliver's Travels into Several Remote Nations of the World

5 · 124 Ratings · 2806 Downloads
In his adventures to several fantastic lands, Gulliver meets giants, little people, men who live on an island in the air, and other creatures....

A Modest Proposal

5 · 1172 Ratings · 3265 Downloads
Published anonymously in 1729, Jonathan Swift’s satirical essay, A Modest Proposal, puts forth the darkly comical idea that the starving poor of Ireland might alleviate their eco...

Love and Freindship [sic]

5 · 327 Ratings · 1336 Downloads
Although Jane Austen is best known for novels such as Pride and Prejudice that deal with romantic entanglements and class conflicts, she was also a skilled essayist and humor write...

2 B R O 2 B

4 · 948 Ratings · 1854 Downloads
Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. was a prolific and genre-bending American novelist known for works blending satire, black comedy, and science fiction, such as Slaughterhouse-Five, Cat's Cradle,...

The Satyricon — Complete

3.5 · 934 Ratings · 935 Downloads
This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections int...

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

4 · 1586 Ratings · 15487 Downloads
In the most renowned novel by English author Lewis Carroll, restless young Alice literally stumbles into adventure when she follows the hurried, time-obsessed White Rabbit down a h...

Northanger Abbey

5 · 690 Ratings · 1466 Downloads
First accepted by a publisher in 1803, Northanger Abbey was eventually published posthumously in 1818. In it Austen weaves a romance full of suspense and comedy around the heroine ...

A Tale of a Tub

4.3 · 579 Ratings · 254 Downloads
'A Tale of a Tub'' is a well known allegorical work and a crystal clear affirmation of Swift's misanthropy with striking religious satire on all human races. It has stirring stylis...

Babbitt

5 · 761 Ratings · 308 Downloads
The story of George F. Babbitt, booster, one hundred percenter, a hustling, prosperous real-estate broker in an average American city....

The Eyes Have It

4 · 2 Ratings · 643 Downloads
Nobody blends satire and science fiction like renowned luminary of the genre Philip K. Dick. This short but utterly memorable tale tells the story of a man who is utterly convinced...

Apology

by Plato
4.9 · 1462 Ratings · 878 Downloads
The Apology (Apologia Socratis) is Plato's version of the speech given by Socrates as he defended himself in 399 BC against the charges of "corrupting the young, and by not believi...

Vanity Fair

5 · 999 Ratings · 585 Downloads
Vanity Fair was a published as a serial during 1847- 48 by William Makepeace Thackeray. An English journalist and novelist who specialized in satire, Thackeray also published works...

A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court

4 · 727 Ratings · 1543 Downloads
The novel is a comedy that sees 6th-Century England and its medieval culture through Hank Morgan's view; he is a 19th-century resident of Hartford, Connecticut, who, after a blow t...

Our Mutual Friend

4.8 · 725 Ratings · 705 Downloads
It is impossible to overstate the importance of British novelist CHARLES DICKENS (1812-1870) not only to literature in the English language, but to Western civilization on the whol...

Erewhon; Or, Over the Range

4.1 · 240 Ratings · 202 Downloads
Erewhon, or Over The Range was written in the year 1910 by Samuel Butler. This book is one of the most popular novels of Samuel Butler, and has been translated into several other l...

The Inspector General

4 · 298 Ratings · 191 Downloads
A small-town policeman scrambles to conceal bribery and other misdeeds from a visiting official in Gogol's masterpiece of dramatic satire. Biting, highly entertaining treatment of ...

Martin Chuzzlewit

4.3 · 318 Ratings · 274 Downloads
The story centers on wealthy old Martin Chuzzlewit. His many relatives believe that he is at death's door, so they swarm about him like bees angling to get a piece of his fortune. ...

Daniel Deronda

4.3 · 893 Ratings · 273 Downloads
Daniel Deronda is a novel by George Eliot, first published in 1876. It was the last novel she completed and the only one set in the contemporary Victorian society of her day. Its m...

Evelina, Or, the History of a Young Lady's Entrance into the World

4.3 · 771 Ratings · 243 Downloads
Raised by a pastor after her mother died and her father abandoned her, Evelina leaves the seclusion of the country for her first season out, encounters all manner of people--from p...

The Canterville Ghost

4.7 · 193 Ratings · 465 Downloads
The Canterville Ghost is a popular 1887 novella by Oscar Wilde, widely adapted for the screen and stage. “The Canterville Ghost” is a parody featuring a dramatic spirit named S...

The Way We Live Now

4.4 · 716 Ratings · 309 Downloads
'Love is like any other luxury. You have no right to it unless you can afford it.' It is impossible to be sure who Melmotte is, let alone what exactly he has done. He is, seemingly...

The First Men in the Moon

4.2 · 698 Ratings · 217 Downloads
The First Men in the Moon is a scientific romance published in 1901 by the English author H. G. Wells, who called it one of his "fantastic stories". The novel tells the story of a ...