While her grotesque and demanding grandmother retires to bed, Erendira still has floors to wash, sheets to iron, and a peacock to feed. The never-ending chores leave the young girl so exhausted that''s he collapses into bed with the candle still glowing on a nearby table - and is fast asleep when it topples over..
Lord Arthur Savile''s Crime and Other Stories, a much acclaimed collection of short semi-comic mystery stories, was first published in 1891.It includes: Lord Arthur Savile''s..В корзину Подробнее
Drenched by rain, the town has been decaying ever since the banana company left. Its people are sullen and bitter, so when the doctor - a foreigner who ended up the most hated man..В корзину Описание
In six darkly comic tales, Saul Bellow presents the human experience in all its preposterousness, poignancy, and pathos. In the title story, a professor well-known for his wit..В корзину Подробнее
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