Delphi Complete Works of Hugh Walpole (Illustrated)

Delphi Complete Works of Hugh Walpole (Illustrated) PDF Author: Hugh Walpole
Publisher: Delphi Classics
ISBN: 1786560771
Category : Fiction
Languages : en
Pages : 9669

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The English novelist Sir Hugh Walpole was a bestselling author of the 1920’s and 1930’s, being encouraged by Henry James and Arnold Bennett. Highly regarded for his vivid plots and skill at scene-setting, Walpole wrote prolifically, producing at least one book every year and his novels established a large readership in Britain and America. For the first time in digital publishing, this comprehensive eBook presents Walpole’s complete fictional works, with numerous illustrations, rare texts, informative introductions and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 1) * Beautifully illustrated with images relating to Walpole’s life and works * Concise introductions to the novels and other texts * All 36 solo novels, with individual contents tables * Features rare novels appearing for the first time in digital publishing, including THE SEA TOWER and ROMAN FOUNTAIN * Special series contents tables for the Herries Chronicles and the Jeremy novels * Images of how the books were first published, giving your eReader a taste of the original texts * Excellent formatting of the texts * Special chronological and alphabetical contents tables for the short stories * Easily locate the short stories you want to read * Rare short stories appearing in digital print for the first time, including MR HUFFAM AND OTHER STORIES * A selection of Walpole’s non-fiction, including his seminal study of Anthony Trollope, available in no other collection * Features Walpole’s autobiography - discover Walpole’s literary life * Scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genres Please note: The novel ‘Farthing Hall’ was written in collaboration with J. B. Priestley and so cannot appear in this collection due to copyright restrictions. (European release year: 2055) Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of exciting titles CONTENTS: The Herries Chronicle The Jeremy Trilogy The Novels THE WOODEN HORSE MARADICK AT FORTY MR. PERRIN AND MR. TRAILL THE PRELUDE TO ADVENTURE FORTITUDE THE DUCHESS OF WREXE THE DARK FOREST THE GREEN MIRROR THE SECRET CITY JEREMY THE CAPTIVES THE YOUNG ENCHANTED THE CATHEDRAL JEREMY AND HAMLET THE OLD LADIES PORTRAIT OF A MAN WITH RED HAIR HARMER JOHN JEREMY AT CRALE WINTERSMOON HANS FROST ROGUE HERRIES ABOVE THE DARK CIRCUS JUDITH PARIS THE FORTRESS VANESSA CAPTAIN NICHOLAS THE INQUISITOR A PRAYER FOR MY SON JOHN CORNELIUS THE JOYFUL DELANEYS THE SEA TOWER ROMAN FOUNTAIN THE BRIGHT PAVILIONS THE BLIND MAN’S HOUSE THE KILLER AND THE SLAIN KATHERINE CHRISTIAN The Shorter Fiction THE GOLDEN SCARECROW THE THIRTEEN TRAVELLERS THE SILVER THORN ALL SOULS’ NIGHT HEAD IN GREEN BRONZE AND OTHER STORIES MR HUFFAM AND OTHER STORIES The Short Stories LIST OF SHORT STORIES IN CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER LIST OF SHORT STORIES IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER Selected Non-Fiction JOSEPH CONRAD THE ART OF JAMES BRANCH CABELL ANTHONY TROLLOPE The Autobiography THE CRYSTAL BOX Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of exciting titles or to purchase this eBook as a Parts Edition of individual eBooks

Delphi Collected Works of Hugh Walpole (Illustrated)

Delphi Collected Works of Hugh Walpole (Illustrated) PDF Author: Hugh Walpole
Publisher: Delphi Classics
ISBN: 178656078X
Category : Fiction
Languages : en
Pages : 4666

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The English novelist Sir Hugh Walpole was a bestselling author of the 1920’s and 1930’s, supported by Henry James and Arnold Bennett. Highly regarded for his vivid plots and skill at scene-setting, Walpole wrote prolifically, producing at least one book every year and his novels established a large readership in Britain and America. This comprehensive eBook presents Walpole’s collected works, featuring all the novels in the US public domain, with numerous illustrations, rare texts, informative introductions and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 1) * Beautifully illustrated with images relating to Walpole’s life and works * Concise introductions to the novels and other texts * 13 novels, 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 * A selection of Walpole’s non-fiction, including his seminal study of Anthony Trollope, available in no other collection * Features Walpole’s autobiography - discover Walpole’s literary life * Scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genres Please note: 24 novels and several short story collections published after 1922 cannot appear in this collection due to copyright. When new texts enter the public domain, they 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 Novels THE WOODEN HORSE MARADICK AT FORTY MR. PERRIN AND MR. TRAILL THE PRELUDE TO ADVENTURE FORTITUDE THE DUCHESS OF WREXE THE DARK FOREST THE GREEN MIRROR THE SECRET CITY JEREMY THE CAPTIVES THE YOUNG ENCHANTED THE CATHEDRAL The Shorter Fiction THE GOLDEN SCARECROW THE THIRTEEN TRAVELLERS Selected Non-Fiction JOSEPH CONRAD THE ART OF JAMES BRANCH CABELL ANTHONY TROLLOPE The Autobiography THE CRYSTAL BOX Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of exciting titles or to purchase this eBook as a Parts Edition of individual eBooks

Delphi Complete Works of William Congreve (Illustrated)

Delphi Complete Works of William Congreve (Illustrated) PDF Author: William Congreve
Publisher: Delphi Classics
ISBN: 1786561271
Category : Drama
Languages : en
Pages : 1983

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A giant of eighteenth century literature, William Congreve was an English playwright and poet of the Restoration period. His poetry demonstrates a learned understanding of the classics, raw satirical power and an ironic scrutiny of the affectations of his age. Congreve’s famous plays are celebrated for their witty dialogue and their seminal influence on the comedy of manners style. The Delphi Poets Series offers readers the works of literature's finest poets, with superior formatting. This volume presents Congreve’s complete works, with related illustrations and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 1) * Beautifully illustrated with images relating to Congreve's life and works * Concise introduction to Congreve’s life and poetry * Congreve's complete poems – available in no other collection * Special chronological and alphabetical contents tables for the poetry * Easily locate the poems you want to read * Includes Congreve's complete dramatic works – first time in digital print * Excellent formatting of the poems and plays * Features three biographies, including Samuel Johnson’s memoir - discover Congreve's intriguing life * Scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genres Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to see our wide range of poet titles CONTENTS: The Life and Poetry of William Congreve Brief Introduction: William Congreve by Algernon Charles Swinburne Complete Poetical Works of William Congreve List of Poems in Alphabetical Order The Comedies The Old Bachelor The Double Dealer Love for Love The Way of the World The Tragedy The Mourning Bride The Masque The Judgement of Paris The Opera Semele The Prose Incognita; Or, Love and Duty Reconcil'd The Biographies Congreve by Samuel Johnson Introduction to William Congreve by G. S. Street William Congreve by Leslie Stephen Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of poetry titles or buy the entire Delphi Poets Series as a Super Set

Delphi Complete Works of Plautus (Illustrated)

Delphi Complete Works of Plautus (Illustrated) PDF Author: Titus Maccius Plautus
Publisher: Delphi Classics
ISBN: 1786563800
Category : Drama
Languages : en
Pages : 3451

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The Roman playwright Plautus wrote comedies that are the earliest Latin literary texts to have survived in their entirety. Loosely adapted from lost Greek plays, the works of Plautus helped establish a truly Roman drama in the Latin language for the first time. Delphi’s Ancient Classics series provides eReaders with the wisdom of the Classical world, with both English translations and the original Latin texts. This comprehensive eBook presents Plautus’ complete extant works, with relevant illustrations, informative introductions and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 1) * Beautifully illustrated with images relating to Plautus’ life and works * Features the complete extant works of Plautus, in both English translation and the original Latin * All 20 extant plays * Concise introductions to the plays * Features translations by Henry Thomas Riley * Excellent formatting of the texts * Easily locate the acts you want to read with individual contents tables * Includes Plautus’ rare plays, first time in digital print * Features a bonus biography – discover Plautus’ ancient world * Scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genres Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to explore our range of Ancient Classics titles or buy the entire series as a Super Set CONTENTS: The Translations AMPHITRYON ASINARIA AULULARIA BACCHIDES CAPTIVI CASINA CISTELLARIA CURCULIO EPIDICUS MENAECHMI MERCATOR MILES GLORIOSUS MOSTELLARIA PERSA POENULUS PSEUDOLUS RUDENS STICHUS TRINUMMUS TRUCULENTUS The Latin Texts LIST OF LATIN TEXTS The Biography INTRODUCTION TO PLAUTUS by Paul Nixon Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of exciting titles

Delphi Complete Works of Vincent van Gogh (Illustrated)

Delphi Complete Works of Vincent van Gogh (Illustrated) PDF Author: Vincent van Gogh
Publisher: Delphi Classics
ISBN:
Category : Art
Languages : en
Pages : 1212

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One of the most celebrated artists of Western art, the Post-Impressionist Vincent van Gogh created masterpieces that are now famous for their striking colour, emphatic brushwork and contoured forms. Although the artist died in obscurity, his artworks would go on to change the course of modern art, powerfully influencing Expressionism and the works of leading artists. A first of its kind in digital print, the ‘Masters of Art’ series allows readers to explore the works of the world’s greatest artists in comprehensive detail. This volume presents the complete paintings and letters of the Dutch master. For all art lovers, this stunning collection offers a personal and unique digital portrait of one of the world’s greatest artists. (Version 2) Features: * the complete paintings of Vincent van Gogh — over 800 paintings, fully indexed and arranged in chronological order * features a special ‘Highlights’ section, with concise introductions to the masterpieces, giving valuable contextual information * beautiful 'detail' images, allowing you to explore van Gogh's celebrated works in detail * numerous images relating to van Gogh’s life and works * includes over 800 letters — explore the artist’s vast and scholarly correspondence with his brother Theo * EVEN includes the detailed biography by van Gogh’s sister-in-law * hundreds of images in stunning colour - highly recommended for tablets, iPhone and iPad users, or as a valuable reference tool on traditional eReaders * UPDATED with improved and larger images Please visit: www.delphiclassics.com for more information and to browse our range of titles CONTENTS: The Highlights STILL LIFE WITH CABBAGE AND CLOGS AVENUE OF POPLARS IN AUTUMN THE POTATO EATERS SKULL WITH BURNING CIGARETTE SELF-PORTRAIT WITH STRAW HAT THE WHITE ORCHARD PORTRAIT OF THE POSTMAN JOSEPH ROULIN STILL LIFE: VASE WITH TWELVE SUNFLOWERS VINCENT’S HOUSE IN ARLES (THE YELLOW HOUSE) THE CAFÉ TERRACE ON THE PLACE DU FORUM, ARLES, AT NIGHT PORTRAIT OF DR. GACHET VINCENT’S BEDROOM IN ARLES VINCENT’S CHAIR WITH HIS PIPE THE RED VINEYARD SELF-PORTRAIT WITH BANDAGED EAR THE STARRY NIGHT WHEAT FIELD WITH CYPRESSES IRISES WHEAT FIELD WITH CROWS The Paintings THE COMPLETE PAINTINGS ALPHABETICAL LIST OF PAINTINGS The Letters THE CORRESPONDENCE OF VINCENT VAN GOGH The Biography MEMOIR OF VINCENT VAN GOGH by Johanna Gesina van Gogh Please visit: www.delphiclassics.com for more information

Delphi Complete Works of Aeschines (Illustrated)

Delphi Complete Works of Aeschines (Illustrated) PDF Author: Aeschines
Publisher: Delphi Classics
ISBN: 1788779819
Category : History
Languages : en
Pages : 1606

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An Athenian orator and statesman, Aeschines was the great rival of Demosthenes, being later ranked as one of the ten Attic orators. He advocated peace with Philip II of Macedonia, but was eventually defeated and discredited by Demosthenes. Aeschines then left Athens to set up a school of rhetoric at Rhodes. As a master of Greek oratory, Aeschines’ speeches are regarded as second to only Demosthenes’, serving as important documents for the study of Athenian diplomacy and politics. Delphi’s Ancient Classics series provides eReaders with the wisdom of the Classical world, with both English translations and the original Greek texts. This comprehensive eBook presents Aeschines’ complete extant works, with illustrations, informative introductions and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 1) * Beautifully illustrated with images relating to Aeschines’ life and works * Features the complete extant works of Aeschines, in both English translation and the original Greek * Informative introductions to the speeches * Includes C. D. Adams’ translations, which previously appeared in the Loeb Classical Library * Also inlcudes the original Loeb footnotes to aid your studies * Excellent formatting of the texts * Provides a special dual English and Greek text, allowing readers to compare the sections paragraph by paragraph — ideal for students * Features three bonus biographies, including the Pseudo-Plutarch account of the orator’s life — discover Aeschines’ ancient world Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to explore our range of Ancient Classics titles or buy the entire series as a Super Set CONTENTS: The Translations The Speech against Timarchus The Speech on the Embassy The Speech against Ctesiphon The Greek Texts List of Greek Texts The Dual Texts Dual Greek and English Texts The Biographies Demosthenes by Plutarch Aeschines by Pseudo-Plutarch The Life of Aeschines by C. D. Adams Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of exciting titles

Delphi Complete Works of Virginia Woolf (Illustrated)

Delphi Complete Works of Virginia Woolf (Illustrated) PDF Author: Virginia Woolf
Publisher: Delphi Classics
ISBN: 1908909196
Category : Fiction
Languages : en
Pages : 3491

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Virginia Woolf was one of the foremost authors of the twentieth century, whose ground-breaking novels and essays had a profound impact on modernist literature. For the first time in publishing history, Delphi Classics is proud to present Woolf’s complete works in a single edition. The comprehensive eBook is complemented with numerous illustrations, rare texts appearing in digital print for the first time, informative introductions and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 9) * Beautifully illustrated with images relating to Woolf’s life and works * Concise introductions to the novels and other texts * ALL 10 novels, with individual contents tables * Images of how the books were first printed, giving your eReader a taste of the original texts * Excellent formatting of the texts * Special chronological and alphabetical contents tables for the short stories and essays * The rare play penned by Woolf, appearing in no other collection * Easily locate the essays or short stories you want to read * Includes Woolf’s memoirs and diary - spend hours exploring the author’s literary life * Scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genres * UPDATED with completely revised texts, more images and rare essays Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of exciting titles CONTENTS: The Novels THE VOYAGE OUT NIGHT AND DAY JACOB’S ROOM MRS. DALLOWAY TO THE LIGHTHOUSE ORLANDO THE WAVES FLUSH THE YEARS BETWEEN THE ACTS The Short Stories LIST OF SHORT STORIES IN CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER LIST OF SHORT STORIES IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER The Play FRESHWATER The Non-Fiction THE COMMON READER: FIRST SERIES THE COMMON READER: SECOND SERIES A ROOM OF ONE’S OWN LONDON ESSAYS WALTER SICKERT: A CONVERSATION THREE GUINEAS THE DEATH OF THE MOTH AND OTHER ESSAYS THE MOMENT AND OTHER ESSAYS ROGER FRY: A BIOGRAPHY ON BEING ILL THE CAPTAIN’S DEATH BED AND OTHER ESSAYS GRANITE AND RAINBOW BOOKS AND PORTRAITS WOMEN AND WRITING UNCOLLECTED ESSAYS The Essays LIST OF ESSAYS AND REVIEWS IN CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER LIST OF ESSAYS AND REVIEWS IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER The Memoirs MOMENTS OF BEING WRITER’S DIARY Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of exciting titles

Delphi Complete Works of A. E. W. Mason (Illustrated)

Delphi Complete Works of A. E. W. Mason (Illustrated) PDF Author: A. E. W. Mason
Publisher: Delphi Classics
ISBN: 1788779592
Category : Fiction
Languages : en
Pages : 9874

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A. E. W. Mason was an English early-twentieth century author of detective fiction and adventure novels, best remembered for his 1902 novel of courage and cowardice in wartime, ‘The Four Feathers’. He was also the creator of Inspector Hanaud, a French detective that served as an early template for Agatha Christie's Hercule Poirot. Mason was a prolific writer, whose novels and short stories feature well-drawn characters and complicated, even intriguing plots. Many of his novels were made and remade into films during his lifetime, inspiring enduring classics of British cinema. This comprehensive eBook presents Mason’s complete fictional works, with numerous illustrations, rare texts appearing in digital print for the first time, informative introductions and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 1) * Beautifully illustrated with images relating to Mason’s life and works * Concise introductions to the major texts * All 30 novels, with individual contents tables * Features rare novels appearing for the first time in digital publishing, including Mason’s last novel, ‘Musk and Amber’ * The Complete Inspector Hanaud stories — discover Mason’s original answer to Doyle’s Sherlock Holmes * Images of how the books were first published, giving your eReader a taste of the original texts * Excellent formatting of the texts * Rare story collections * Special chronological and alphabetical contents tables for the short stories * Easily locate the stories you want to read * Includes Mason’s rare non-fiction works, including his seminal biography of Drake – available in no other collection * Scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and genres Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of exciting titles CONTENTS: Inspector Hanaud Series At the Villa Rose (1910) The Affair at the Semiramis Hotel (1917) The House of the Arrow (1924) No Other Tiger (1927) The Prisoner in the Opal (1928) They Wouldn’t Be Chessmen (1934) The Ginger King (1940) The House in Lordship Lane (1946) Other Novels A Romance of Wastdale (1895) The Courtship of Morrice Buckler (1896) Lawrence Clavering (1897) The Philanderers (1897) Parson Kelly (1899) Miranda of the Balcony (1899) The Watchers (1899) Clementina (1901) The Four Feathers (1902) The Truants (1904) Running Water (1906) The Broken Road (1907) The Turnstile (1912) The Witness for the Defence (1913) The Summons (1920) The Winding Stair (1923) The Dean’s Elbow (1930) The Three Gentlemen (1932) The Sapphire (1933) Fire over England (1936) The Drum (1937) Königsmark (1938) Musk and Amber (1942) The Shorter Fiction Ensign Knightley: And Other Stories (1901) The Four Corners of the World (1917) Dilemmas (1934) The Short Stories List of Short Stories in Chronological Order List of Short Stories in Alphabetical Order The Non-Fiction The Royal Exchange (1920) Sir George Alexander and the St. James’ Theatre (1935) The Life of Francis Drake (1941) Please visit www.delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of exciting titles or to purchase this eBook as a Parts Edition of individual eBooks

Delphi Complete Works of Alexander Pope (Illustrated)

Delphi Complete Works of Alexander Pope (Illustrated) PDF Author: Alexander Pope
Publisher: Delphi Classics
ISBN: 1909496227
Category : Fiction
Languages : en
Pages : 3491

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The greatest poet of the eighteenth century deserves a place in the digital library of all lovers of poetry. Delphi Poets Series offers readers the works of literature’s finest poets, with superior formatting. This volume presents the complete poetical works of Alexander Pope, with beautiful illustrations and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 1) * Beautifully illustrated with images relating to Pope’s life and works * Concise introductions to the poetry and other works * Images of how the poetry books were first printed, giving your eReader a taste of the original texts * Excellent formatting of the poems * Features all three versions of the major text THE DUNCIAD, appearing 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 Pope’s rare play * Features three biographies – discover Pope’s literary life * Scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genres CONTENTS: The Poetry Collections EARLY POEMS PASTORALS WINDSOR FOREST AN ESSAY ON CRITICISM POEMS, 1708–17 THE RAPE OF THE LOCK ELOISA TO ABELARD POEMS: 1718–27 THE CURLL MISCELLANIES POEMS SUGGESTED BY GULLIVER LATER POEMS EPIGRAMS AND EPITAPHS AN ESSAY ON MAN MORAL ESSAYS SATIRES THE DUNCIAD THE ILIAD THE ODYSSEY The Poems LIST OF POEMS IN CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER LIST OF POEMS IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER The Play THREE HOURS AFTER MARRIAGE by John Gay, Alexander Pope and John Arbuthnot The Biographies ALEXANDER POPE by Leslie Stephen THE AGE OF POPE by John Dennis BRIEF LIFE OF POPE by Thomas De Quincey

Delphi Complete Works of Elizabeth von Arnim (Illustrated)

Delphi Complete Works of Elizabeth von Arnim (Illustrated) PDF Author: Elizabeth von Arnim
Publisher: Delphi Classics
ISBN: 1786560860
Category : Fiction
Languages : en
Pages : 4311

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The Australian-born British novelist Elizabeth von Arnim was a member of the literary glitterati, her cousin being Katherine Mansfield, her children tutored by both E. M. Forster and Hugh Walpole and she was also a lover of H. G. Wells. Celebrated novels such as ‘The Enchanted April’ are notable for their mordant wit, ironic style and their unsentimental treatment of the relationship between men and women. This comprehensive eBook presents von Arnim’s complete works, with numerous illustrations, rare texts, informative introductions and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 2) * Beautifully illustrated with images relating to von Arnim’s life and works * Concise introductions to the major novels and other texts * All 18 novels, with individual contents tables * Features rare novels appearing for the first time in digital publishing, including INTRODUCTION TO SALLY, EXPIATION, FATHER and JASMINE FARM * Also features the apocryphal novel THE ORDEAL OF ELIZABETH * Images of how the books were first published, giving your eReader a taste of the original texts * Excellent formatting of the texts * Famous works such as ELIZABETH AND HER GERMAN GARDEN are fully illustrated with their original images * Includes von Arnim’s rare children’s book, fully illustrated – available in no other collection * Features von Arnim’s travelogue * Also includes the author’s semi-autobiography, ALL THE DOGS OF MY LIFE * Ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genres * UPDATED with revised texts, corrections and more images CONTENTS: The Novels Elizabeth and Her German Garden (1898) The Solitary Summer (1899) The Benefactress (1901) Princess Priscilla’s Fortnight (1905) Fräulein Schmidt and Mr Anstruther (1907) The Caravaners (1909) The Pastor’s Wife (1914) Christine (1917) Christopher and Columbus (1919) In the Mountains (1920) Vera (1921) The Enchanted April (1922) Love (1925) Introduction to Sally (1926) Expiation (1929) Father (1931) The Jasmine Farm (1934) Mr. Skeffington (1940) The Ordeal of Elizabeth (Apocryphal) The Children’s Book The April Baby’s Book of Tunes (1900) The Travel Writing The Adventures of Elizabeth in Rügen (1904) The Autobiography All the Dogs of My Life (1936)