Coming Soon from Gray Cadence
A new e-book edition of The Detective Stories of Edgar Allan Poe, including The Murders in the Rue Morgue, The Mystery of Marie Rogêt, The Purloined Letter, and a biographical essay on Edgar Allan Poe.
Paperback and e-book editions of the essays of Robert Louis Stevenson, including "The Morality of the Profession of Letters," "A Note on Realism," and "An Apology for Idlers."
Edgar Allan Poe: A Biographical Essay
In his brief, unstable life, Edgar Allan Poe created some of the most memorable stories and poems in American literature. As William Carlos Williams wrote, "Poe gives the sense for the first time in America, that literature is serious, not a matter of courtesy but of truth." In this biographical essay, Robert Lark sketches the life and work of Poe, paying special attention to Poe’s reception among other writers and critics.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
New e-book editions of the original Sherlock Holmes stories, with footnotes and a biographical essay on Arthur Conan Doyle. The first six stories are currently available:
The Life of Tolstoy by Romain Rolland
First published in 1911, Romain Rolland's biography of Tolstoy is both a tribute to its great subject and an assessment of his work. Rolland was a French novelist, essayist, and playwright who was profoundly affected by Tolstoy's writing; he won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1915.
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