Delphi Complete Works of William Makepeace Thackeray (Illustrated)

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Book 27
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Sadly, Thackeray is seldom read nowadays. Except for 'Vanity Fair', he is mostly unknown and yet many of his contemporaries rated him as highly as Dickens. This comprehensive eBook aims to reveal the true genius of this master storyteller, featuring the complete works, with beautiful illustrations and special bonus texts. (Version 4)

* illustrated with hundreds of images, relating to Thackeray’s life and works
* annotated with concise introductions to the novels and other texts
* images of how the monthly serials first appeared, giving your eReader a taste of the original Victorian texts
* ALL 12 novels, many with their original illustrations
* even includes the rare unfinished novel ‘A Shabby Genteel Story’
* also includes the rare novels ‘Lovel the Widower’, ‘Adventures of Philip’ and the unfinished novel ‘Denis Duval’
* ALL of the short stories and novellas, with excellent formatting
* even INCLUDES Thackeray’s poetry, essays and Punch articles
* ALL of the travel writing and sketches, with many illustrations
* includes Trollope’s biography of Thackeray
* scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genres
* master table of contents to allow easy navigation around Thackeray’s immense oeuvre.
* includes Thackeray’s Collected Letters from 1847-1855

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CONTENTS

The Novels
CATHERINE
A SHABBY GENTEEL STORY
THE LUCK OF BARRY LYNDON
VANITY FAIR
THE HISTORY OF PENDENNIS
MEN’S WIVES
THE HISTORY OF HENRY ESMOND, ESQ.
THE NEWCOMES
THE VIRGINIANS
THE ADVENTURES OF PHILIP
LOVEL THE WIDOWER
DENIS DUVAL

The Shorter Fiction
ELIZABETH BROWNRIGGE
SULTAN STORK
LITTLE SPITZ
THE PROFESSOR
MISS LÖWE
THE YELLOWPLUSH PAPERS
THE TREMENDOUS ADVENTURES OF MAJOR GAHAGAN
THE FATAL BOOTS
COX’S DIARY
THE BEDFORD-ROW CONSPIRACY
THE HISTORY OF SAMUEL TITMARSH AND THE GREAT HOGGARTY DIAMOND
THE FITZ-BOODLE PAPERS
THE DIARY OF C. JEAMES DE LA PLUCHE, ESQ. WITH HIS LETTERS
A LEGEND OF THE RHINE
A LITTLE DINNER AT TIMMINS’S
REBECCA AND ROWENA
BLUEBEARD’S GHOST

The Christmas Books
MRS. PERKINS’S BALL
OUR STREET
DOCTOR BIRCH AND HIS YOUNG FRIENDS
THE KICKLEBURYS ON THE RHINE
THE ROSE AND THE RING

The Sketches and Satires
CONTRIBUTIONS TO “THE SNOB”
FLORE ET ZEPHYR
THE IRISH SKETCH BOOK
THE BOOK OF SNOBS
ROUNDABOUT PAPERS
SOME ROUNDABOUT PAPERS
DICKENS IN FRANCE
CHARACTER SKETCHES
SKETCHES AND TRAVELS IN LONDON
MR. BROWN’S LETTERS
THE PROSER
MISCELLANIES

The Play
THE WOLVES AND THE LAMB

The Poetry
LIST OF THE COMPLETE POETRY

The Travel Writing
NOTES OF A JOURNEY FROM CORNHILL TO GRAND CAIRO
THE PARIS SKETCH BOOK
LITTLE TRAVELS AND ROADSIDE SKETCHES

The Non-Fiction
NOVELS BY EMINENT HANDS
THE HISTORY OF THE NEXT FRENCH REVOLUTION
THE SECOND FUNERAL OF NAPOLEON
GEORGE CRUIKSHANK
JOHN LEECH’S PICTURES OF LIFE AND CHARACTER
THE ENGLISH HUMOURISTS OF THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY
THE FOUR GEORGES
CRITICAL REVIEWS
A LECTURE ON “CHARITY AND HUMOUR”
VARIOUS ESSAYS, LETTERS, SKETCHES, ETC.
THE HISTORY OF DIONYSIUS DIDDLER.
CONTRIBUTIONS TO PUNCH
MISS TICKLETOBY’S LECTURES ON ENGLISH HISTORY
PAPERS BY THE FAT CONTRIBUTOR
MISCELLANEOUS CONTRIBUTIONS TO “PUNCH”
“SPEC” AND “PROSER” PAPERS
A PLAN FOR A PRIZE NOVEL

The Letters
A COLLECTION OF LETTERS 1847-1855

The Biography
THACKERAY BY ANTHONY TROLLOPE

In Memoriam W. M. Thackeray by Charles Dickens

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Anton Chekhov is considered to be among literature’s greatest short story writers, whilst his plays helped change the course of modern drama. This comprehensive eBook presents the complete works of Anton Chekhov, with numerous illustrations, rare texts appearing in digital print for the first time, informative introductions and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 6)

* Beautifully illustrated with images relating to Chekhov’s life and works
* Concise introductions to the plays and other texts
* ALL 15 plays, each with individual contents tables
* Rare plays like PLATONOV and THE WOOD DEMON appearing here for the first time digital publishing
* Excellent formatting of the texts
* The complete short stories – over 210 tales, first time available complete in English
* Special chronological and alphabetical contents tables for the short stories
* Easily locate the short stories you want to read
* Chekhov’s only novel THE SHOOTING PARTY, available in no other collection
* Also features rare novellas
* Includes Chekhov’s letters and notebooks - spend hours exploring the author’s personal correspondence and thoughts
* Features a bonus biography - discover Chekhov’s literary life
* Scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genres
* UPDATED with revised texts, introductions and more images

Please note: there are no translations of THE ISLAND OF SAKHALIN available in the public domain. Once a translation becomes available, it will be added to the eBook as a free update.

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CONTENTS:

The Plays
PLATONOV
ON THE HIGH ROAD
ON THE HARMFULNESS OF TOBACCO
SWANSONG
IVANOFF
THE BEAR
THE PROPOSAL
A RELUCTANT HERO
THE WEDDING
THE WOOD DEMON
THE ANNIVERSARY
THE SEA-GULL
UNCLE VANYA
THE THREE SISTERS
THE CHERRY ORCHARD

The Novel
THE SHOOTING PARTY

The Short Stories
CHRONOLOGICAL LIST OF SHORT STORIES
ALPHABETICAL LIST OF SHORT STORIES

The Novellas
THE STEPPE
THE DUEL
AN ANONYMOUS STORY
THREE YEARS
MY LIFE

The Non-Fiction
LETTERS OF ANTON CHEKHOV TO HIS FAMILY AND FRIENDS
NOTE-BOOK OF ANTON CHEKHOV

The Biography
BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH by Constance Garnett

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Now UPDATED with even more bonus material, this surely has to be the ULTIMATE Dickens eBook, with over 1,600 illustrations. In this colossal edition you will discover every novel, short story, novella, play, poem, letter, speech and article written by Charles Dickens. This really is the COMPLETE Dickens. (70MB Version 11)

* ALL 15 Novels and ALL illustrated with the original Victorian images
* Each text is annotated with concise introductions, giving valuable contextual information
* each novel and story collection has its own contents table
* Special Bonus text of Henry Morford’s classic continuation of Edwin Drood – finish the novel at last!
* all of the Christmas stories and novellas with their original artwork
* the complete poetry, plays, letters and speeches
* ALL of the collaborative works with other authors – even the very rare ones
* beautifully illustrated with hundreds of Dickensian images
* rare images of how the monthly serials first appeared, giving your eReader a taste of the original texts
* includes bonus Pickwickiana text – Montcrieff’s drama SAM WELLER, giving a taste of the Victorian craze – available nowhere else as a digital book
* includes John Forster's biography of Dickens; explore the great writer's amazing life!
* features MEMOIRS OF JOSEPH GRIMALDI by Thomas Egerton Wilks, which Dickens edited in his early career - first time in digital print.
* includes no less than FIVE more biographies, including Mamie Dickens’ memoir MY FATHER AS I RECALL HIM
* boasts a special criticism section, with essays by writers such as Virginia Woolf, G.K. Chesterton, Andrew Lang and Henry James, examining Dickens’ contribution to literature
* includes an Adaptations section, featuring Hallie Erminie Rives’ TALES FROM DICKENS and rare theatrical adaptations of the novels
* UPDATED with larger images - enjoy the original illustrations in detail!
* this truly is the Dickensian’s perfect eBook!

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CONTENTS:

A DINNER AT POPLAR WALK

The Novels
ALL THE NOVELS
JOHN JASPER’S SECRET BY HENRY MORFORD

The Christmas Novellas
A CHRISTMAS CAROL
THE CHIMES
THE CRICKET ON THE HEARTH
THE BATTLE OF LIFE
THE HAUNTED MAN AND THE GHOST’S BARGAIN

The Short Stories
LIST OF SHORT STORIES

The Short Story Collections
SKETCHES BY BOZ
ORIGINAL PUBLISHED ORDER OF THE SKETCHES
MASTER HUMPHREY'S CLOCK
REPRINTED PIECES

The Collaborative Works
ALLTHE COLLABORATIVE WORKS

The Plays
THE STRANGE GENTLEMAN
THE VILLAGE COQUETTES
IS SHE HIS WIFE? OR, SOMETHING SINGULAR!
THE LAMPLIGHTER
MR. NIGHTINGALE’S DIARY
THE FROZEN DEEP
NO THOROUGHFARE

The Poetry
LIST OF THE POETRY

The Non-Fiction
AMERICAN NOTES
PICTURES FROM ITALY
THE LIFE OF OUR LORD
A CHILD’S HISTORY OF ENGLAND
THE UNCOMMERCIAL TRAVELLER
THE COMPLETE SPEECHES
THE COMPLETE LETTERS
MISCELLANEOUS PAPERS and many more

The Adaptations
TALES FROM DICKENS BY HALLIE ERMINIE RIVES
and more

The Criticism
MANY ESSAYS BY FAMOUS WRITERS AND CRITICS

The Biographies
THE LIFE OF CHARLES DICKENS BY JOHN FORSTER
DICKENS BY SIR ADOLPHUS WILLIAM WARD
LIFE OF CHARLES DICKENS BY SIR FRANK T. MARZIALS
VICTORIAN WORTHIES: CHARLES DICKENS BY G.H. BLORE
DICKENS' LONDON BY M. F. MANSFIELD
MY FATHER AS I RECALL HIM BY MAMIE DICKENS
In tribute to the bicentennial of the birth of Charles Dickens, Delphi Classics is pleased to introduce Dickensiana, a first of its kind e-compilation of period accounts of Dickens’s life and works, rare 19th and early 20th century books and articles about Dickens and Dickensian locales, reminiscences by family, friends and colleagues, tribute poems, parodies, satires and sequels based on his works and much more, spiced with an abundance of vintage images. Delphi looks forward to publishing further volumes and welcomes suggestions for additional texts and images.

Features:
* 14 Dickensian books - immerse yourself in the world of literature's greatest novelist!
* a detailed short prose works section, with rare articles and extracts
* a range of Dickensian poems inspired by the writings of the great man
* a SPECIAL Dickensiana image section, featuring rare vintage postcards in beautiful colour
* a Dickensian's treasure trove of scholarly texts
* IMPROVED texts and formatting

Contents

The Books
CHARLES DICKENS AND HIS FRIENDS BY W. TEIGNMOUTH SHORE
THE PUZZLE OF DICKENS’S LAST PLOT BY ANDREW LANG
IN JAIL WITH CHARLES DICKENS BY ALFRED TRUMBLE
MY FATHER AS I RECALL HIM BY MAMIE DICKENS
DICKENS-LAND BY J.A. NICKLIN
PICKWICKIAN MANNERS AND CUSTOMS BY PERCY FITZGERALD
CHRISTMAS EVE WITH THE SPIRITS
THE PROBLEM OF EDWIN DROOD BY W. ROBERTSON NICOLL
MICAWBER REDIVIVUS BY JONATHAN COALFIELD
PICKWICKIAN STUDIES BY PERCY FITZGERALD
PHIZ AND DICKENS, AS THEY APPEARED TO EDGAR BROWNE
A WEEK’S TRAMP IN DICKENS-LAND BY WILLIAM R. HUGHES
CHARLES DICKENS AS A READER BY CHARLES KENT
THE INNS AND TAVERNS OF “PICKWICK” BY B.W. MATZ

The Shorter Prose
A LITERARY HIGHWAY
EXTRACT FROM “A BOOK OF REMEMBRANCE”
A CHILD’S JOURNEY WITH DICKENS
CHARLES DICKENS AND ROCHESTER
A WALK WITH AN IMMORTAL
NEW CHAPTERS FROM ‘THE LIFE OF DICKENS’
NEW FACTS ABOUT THE REAL CHARLES DICKENS
MEN AND MEMORIES: PERSONAL REMINISCENCES
CHARLES DICKENS AS I KNEW HIM
DICKENS IN AMERICA
EXTRACT FROM “PEN PHOTOGRAPHS OF CHARLES DICKENS’S READINGS, TAKEN FROM LIFE”
PORTRAITS AND MEMOIRS
HARD TIMES (REFINISHED)
UNDER THE SHADOW OF BLEAK HOUSE
THE WOODEN MIDSHIPMAN
MISS BETSEY TROTWOOD’S
DISAPPEARING DICKENSLAND
ROUND ABOUT DOTHEBOY’S HALL
THACKERAY AND DICKENS
MEMORIES OF CHARLES DICKENS
DICKENS’S CHARACTERS AND THEIR PROTOTYPES
THE FRIENDSHIP OF CHARLES DICKENS AND WASHINGTON IRVING
CHARLES DICKENS’S RELIGION
CHARLES DICKENS IN ILLINOIS
PICKWICKIAN BATH
NICHOLAS NICKLEBY AT HIND HEAD
LITERARY GEOGRAPHY: THE COUNTRY OF DICKENS
A CHRISTMAS CAROL
THE FINAL STAVE OF “A CHRISTMAS CAROL”
"PHIZ" A MEMOIR
THE CITY OF EDWIN DROOD
“BOZ” AND BOULOGNE
DICKENS AND GRAVESEND
DICKENS IN SWITZERLAND
CHARLES DICKENS’ MANUSCRIPTS
DICKENS
THE SHADOW ON DICKENS’S LIFE
EXTRACT FROM “CROWDING MEMORIES”
EXTRACT FROM “OLD FRIENDS. BEING LITERARY RECOLLECTIONS OF OTHER DAYS”

The Poetry
LIST OF POEMS

Dickensiana Images
DICKENS'S CHILDREN
DICKENS POSTCARDS
At last, America’s Master Storyteller joins the ranks of Delphi Classics’ scholarly collections. This is the COMPLETE WORKS of the great literary giant Edgar Allan Poe. Now you can truly own Poe’s immense and diverse works on your eReading device. (Version 6)

* the COMPLETE poetry, with special Chronological and Alphabetical contents tables
* the COMPLETE tales, with its own Chronological and Alphabetical contents tables
* brief but informative introductions to many poems, tales and other texts
* images of how the books first appeared, giving your EReader a taste of the original texts
* Poe’s rare unfinished play POLITIAN, with perfect formatting
* BOTH of Poe’s novels, including the very rare unfinished novel THE JOURNAL OF JULIUS RODMAN
* many short stories and poems are presented with their original illustrations
* Every non-fiction essay – even the rare ones recently discovered – available in no other digital collection
* many images relating to Poe, his life and works
* INCLUDES with the Complete Letters – spend hours perusing Poe’s personal correspondence!
* the letters have separate tables to help you find whatever letter you want easily
* scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genres
* four biographical works exploring Poe’s mysterious life, including the infamous memoir by Griswold
* criticism section, featuring essays by other famous writers examining Poe’s contribution to literature
* features Poe’s contributions to THE CONCHOLOGIST’S FIRST BOOK

The eBook also includes a front no-nonsense table of contents to allow easy navigation around Poe’s oeuvre.

Contents

The Poetry Collections
TAMERLANE AND OTHER POEMS
AL AARAAF, TAMERLANE AND MINOR POEMS
POEMS, 1831
THE RAVEN AND OTHER POEMS
UNCOLLECTED POEMS

The Poems
LIST OF POEMS IN CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER
LIST OF POEMS IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER

The Novels
THE NARRATIVE OF ARTHUR GORDON PYM OF NANTUCKET
THE JOURNAL OF JULIUS RODMAN

The Play
POLITIAN

The Essays
INDEX OF THE COMPLETE ESSAYS

The Non-Fiction
THE CONCHOLOGIST’S FIRST BOOK
THE LITERATI
MARGINALIA
FIFTY SUGGESTIONS
A CHAPTER ON AUTOGRAPHY

The Letters
INDEX OF CORRESPONDENTS
INDEX OF CORRESPONDENTS, LETTERS AND DATES

The Criticism
EDGAR A. POE by James Russell Lowell.
AN EXTRACT FROM ‘FIGURES OF SEVERAL CENTURIES’ by Arthur Symons
AN EXTRACT FROM ‘LETTERS TO DEAD AUTHORS’ by Andrew Lang
THE CENTENARY OF EDGAR ALLAN POE by Edmund Gosse
FROM POE TO VALÉRY by T.S. Eliot

The Biographies
THE STORY OF EDGAR ALLAN POE by Sherwin Cody
THE DREAMER by Mary Newton Stanard
MEMOIR OF THE AUTHOR by Rufus Wilmot Griswold
DEATH OF EDGAR A. POE. by N. P. Willis
Elizabeth Gaskell’s novels offer a detailed portrait of the lives of many strata of Victorian society, raising important social issues of the world around her. This comprehensive eBook presents Gaskell’s complete works, with numerous illustrations, rare texts appearing in digital print for the first time, informative introductions and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 5)

* Beautifully illustrated with images relating to Gaskell’s life and works
* Concise introductions to the novels and other texts
* ALL 6 novels and ALL 7 novellas, with individual contents tables
* Images of how the books were first published, giving your eReader a taste of the original texts
* Excellent formatting of the texts
* Some works are fully illustrated with their original artwork
* ALL 48 short stories, with excellent formatting
* Includes Gaskell’s poetry, printed in Dickens’ magazines
* Gaskell’s scholarly biography on Charlotte Brontë, with contents table
* Includes two bonus biographies, including George A. Payne’s memoir – explore Gaskell’s literary life
* Scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genres

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CONTENTS:

The Novels
MARY BARTON
CRANFORD
RUTH
NORTH AND SOUTH
SYLVIA’S LOVERS
WIVES AND DAUGHTERS

The Novellas
THE MOORLAND COTTAGE
MR. HARRISON’S CONFESSIONS
LIZZIE LEIGH
MY LADY LUDLOW
LOIS THE WITCH
A DARK NIGHT’S WORK
COUSIN PHILLIS

The Short Stories
LIST OF SHORT STORIES

The Poetry
BRAN
THE SCHOLAR’S STORY
SKETCHES AMONG THE POOR, NO. I

The Non-Fiction
THE LIFE OF CHARLOTTE BRONTË

The Biographies
ELIZABETH GASKELL by Adolphus William Ward
MRS. GASKELL AND KNUTSFORD by Rev. George A. Payne

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Anton Chekhov is considered to be among literature’s greatest short story writers, whilst his plays helped change the course of modern drama. This comprehensive eBook presents the complete works of Anton Chekhov, with numerous illustrations, rare texts appearing in digital print for the first time, informative introductions and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 6)

* Beautifully illustrated with images relating to Chekhov’s life and works
* Concise introductions to the plays and other texts
* ALL 15 plays, each with individual contents tables
* Rare plays like PLATONOV and THE WOOD DEMON appearing here for the first time digital publishing
* Excellent formatting of the texts
* The complete short stories – over 210 tales, first time available complete in English
* Special chronological and alphabetical contents tables for the short stories
* Easily locate the short stories you want to read
* Chekhov’s only novel THE SHOOTING PARTY, available in no other collection
* Also features rare novellas
* Includes Chekhov’s letters and notebooks - spend hours exploring the author’s personal correspondence and thoughts
* Features a bonus biography - discover Chekhov’s literary life
* Scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genres
* UPDATED with revised texts, introductions and more images

Please note: there are no translations of THE ISLAND OF SAKHALIN available in the public domain. Once a translation becomes available, it will be added to the eBook as a free update.

Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of exciting titles

CONTENTS:

The Plays
PLATONOV
ON THE HIGH ROAD
ON THE HARMFULNESS OF TOBACCO
SWANSONG
IVANOFF
THE BEAR
THE PROPOSAL
A RELUCTANT HERO
THE WEDDING
THE WOOD DEMON
THE ANNIVERSARY
THE SEA-GULL
UNCLE VANYA
THE THREE SISTERS
THE CHERRY ORCHARD

The Novel
THE SHOOTING PARTY

The Short Stories
CHRONOLOGICAL LIST OF SHORT STORIES
ALPHABETICAL LIST OF SHORT STORIES

The Novellas
THE STEPPE
THE DUEL
AN ANONYMOUS STORY
THREE YEARS
MY LIFE

The Non-Fiction
LETTERS OF ANTON CHEKHOV TO HIS FAMILY AND FRIENDS
NOTE-BOOK OF ANTON CHEKHOV

The Biography
BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH by Constance Garnett

Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of exciting titles

Now UPDATED with even more bonus material, this surely has to be the ULTIMATE Dickens eBook, with over 1,600 illustrations. In this colossal edition you will discover every novel, short story, novella, play, poem, letter, speech and article written by Charles Dickens. This really is the COMPLETE Dickens. (70MB Version 11)

* ALL 15 Novels and ALL illustrated with the original Victorian images
* Each text is annotated with concise introductions, giving valuable contextual information
* each novel and story collection has its own contents table
* Special Bonus text of Henry Morford’s classic continuation of Edwin Drood – finish the novel at last!
* all of the Christmas stories and novellas with their original artwork
* the complete poetry, plays, letters and speeches
* ALL of the collaborative works with other authors – even the very rare ones
* beautifully illustrated with hundreds of Dickensian images
* rare images of how the monthly serials first appeared, giving your eReader a taste of the original texts
* includes bonus Pickwickiana text – Montcrieff’s drama SAM WELLER, giving a taste of the Victorian craze – available nowhere else as a digital book
* includes John Forster's biography of Dickens; explore the great writer's amazing life!
* features MEMOIRS OF JOSEPH GRIMALDI by Thomas Egerton Wilks, which Dickens edited in his early career - first time in digital print.
* includes no less than FIVE more biographies, including Mamie Dickens’ memoir MY FATHER AS I RECALL HIM
* boasts a special criticism section, with essays by writers such as Virginia Woolf, G.K. Chesterton, Andrew Lang and Henry James, examining Dickens’ contribution to literature
* includes an Adaptations section, featuring Hallie Erminie Rives’ TALES FROM DICKENS and rare theatrical adaptations of the novels
* UPDATED with larger images - enjoy the original illustrations in detail!
* this truly is the Dickensian’s perfect eBook!

Please visit www.delphiclassics.com for the full detailed list and to browse our range of exciting classic titles

CONTENTS:

A DINNER AT POPLAR WALK

The Novels
ALL THE NOVELS
JOHN JASPER’S SECRET BY HENRY MORFORD

The Christmas Novellas
A CHRISTMAS CAROL
THE CHIMES
THE CRICKET ON THE HEARTH
THE BATTLE OF LIFE
THE HAUNTED MAN AND THE GHOST’S BARGAIN

The Short Stories
LIST OF SHORT STORIES

The Short Story Collections
SKETCHES BY BOZ
ORIGINAL PUBLISHED ORDER OF THE SKETCHES
MASTER HUMPHREY'S CLOCK
REPRINTED PIECES

The Collaborative Works
ALLTHE COLLABORATIVE WORKS

The Plays
THE STRANGE GENTLEMAN
THE VILLAGE COQUETTES
IS SHE HIS WIFE? OR, SOMETHING SINGULAR!
THE LAMPLIGHTER
MR. NIGHTINGALE’S DIARY
THE FROZEN DEEP
NO THOROUGHFARE

The Poetry
LIST OF THE POETRY

The Non-Fiction
AMERICAN NOTES
PICTURES FROM ITALY
THE LIFE OF OUR LORD
A CHILD’S HISTORY OF ENGLAND
THE UNCOMMERCIAL TRAVELLER
THE COMPLETE SPEECHES
THE COMPLETE LETTERS
MISCELLANEOUS PAPERS and many more

The Adaptations
TALES FROM DICKENS BY HALLIE ERMINIE RIVES
and more

The Criticism
MANY ESSAYS BY FAMOUS WRITERS AND CRITICS

The Biographies
THE LIFE OF CHARLES DICKENS BY JOHN FORSTER
DICKENS BY SIR ADOLPHUS WILLIAM WARD
LIFE OF CHARLES DICKENS BY SIR FRANK T. MARZIALS
VICTORIAN WORTHIES: CHARLES DICKENS BY G.H. BLORE
DICKENS' LONDON BY M. F. MANSFIELD
MY FATHER AS I RECALL HIM BY MAMIE DICKENS
The genius of Jacobean theatre appears here in his entirety for the first in digital print. This comprehensive eBook presents the complete works of Ben Jonson, with numerous illustrations, informative introductions and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 1)

* Beautifully illustrated with images relating to Jonson’s life and works
* Concise introductions to the plays and other texts
* Images of how the dramas were first printed, giving your eReader a taste of the original texts
* Excellent formatting of the texts
* ALL 19 plays, including rare fragments and F G Waldron’s continuation of THE SAD SHEPHERD
* Includes the complete masques and entertainments for the first time in digital print
* Special chronological and alphabetical contents tables for the poetry
* Easily locate the poems you want to read
* Includes Jonson’s rare non-fiction texts
* Features a special Jacobean Language glossary, providing easy access to difficult words and their definitions
* Special criticism section, with essays by writers such as Samuel Taylor Coleridge and T. S. Eliot evaluating Jonson’s contribution to literature
* Also includes a bonus biography – discover Jonson’s turbulent life
* Scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genres

CONTENTS:

The Plays
A TALE OF A TUB
THE ISLE OF DOGS (LOST PLAY)
THE CASE IS ALTERED
EVERY MAN IN HIS HUMOUR
EVERY MAN OUT OF HIS HUMOUR
CYNTHIA’S REVELS
THE POETASTER
SEJANUS HIS FALL
EASTWARD HO
VOLPONE
EPICOENE
THE ALCHEMIST
CATILINE HIS CONSPIRACY
BARTHOLOMEW FAIR
THE DEVIL IS AN ASS
THE STAPLE OF NEWS
THE NEW INN
THE MAGNETIC LADY
THE SAD SHEPHERD (Fragment)
MORTIMER HIS FALL (Fragment)

The Masques and Entertainments
THE MASQUES OF BEN JONSON

The Poetry Collections
EPIGRAMS
THE FOREST
UNDERWOOD
EUPHEME OR, THE FAIRE FAME
EPITHALAMION
MISCELLANEOUS POEMS

The Poems
LIST OF POEMS IN CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER
LIST OF POEMS IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER

The Non-Fiction
TIMBER, OR DISCOVERIES MADE UPON MEN AND MATTER
ENGLISH GRAMMAR

The Criticism
NOTES ON BEN JONSON by Samuel Taylor Coleridge
BEN JONSON by Jacob Feis
MASQUES AND GENERAL INFLUENCE by W. W. Greg
BEN JONSON by T. S. Eliot

The Biography
LIFE OF BEN JONSON by Felix E. Schelling

Glossary of Jacobean Language
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