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texte impriméLaura Joh Rowland, AuteurA beautiful feudal Japanese city is erupting in violence. In its misty streets and alleys a killer lurks, awaiting his prey. When the victim appears, in one fell stroke, the villain decapitates him for a bundori-a war trophy. But it is peacetime[...]
texte impriméJonathan Swift, AuteurThe book begins with a short preamble in which Lemuel Gulliver, in the literary style of the time, gives a brief outline of his life and history before his voyages. During his first voyage, Gulliver is washed ashore after a shipwreck and find[...]
texte impriméJ.B. Alter, AuteurLearner's Pictorial dictionary has been specially written to help pupils extend their vocabulary in meanngful and related situations. The dictionary contains 2535 words, classified into 90 situations.
texte impriméWilliam Golding, AuteurIn the midst of a wartime evacuation, a British plane crashes on or near an isolated island in a remote region of the Pacific Ocean. The only survivors are boys in their middle childhood or preadolescence. Two boys—the fair-haired Ralph and an o[...]
texte impriméJane Austen, AuteurWhen Mr Henry Dashwood dies, his house, Norland Park, passes directly to his only son John, the child of his first wife. His second wife, Mrs Dashwood, and their daughters, Elinor, Marianne and Margaret, inherit only a small income. On his death[...]
texte impriméJ.D. Salinger, AuteurThe novel takes place over three days in December 1949. Holden Caulfield is a 17-year-old boy from New York City. He recently flunked out of prestigious boarding schools because he doesn't apply himself. Holden tells the story from a tuberculosi[...]
texte impriméArthur Conan Doyle, Auteur'You said that you wanted danger, didn't you,' says McArdle, the editor of the Daily Gazette. And he sends his young reporter, Malone, on a strange journey into South America with the famous Professor Challenger. Challenger believes he can find[...]
texte impriméErnest Hemingway, AuteurThe Old Man and the Sea tells the story of a battle between an aging, experienced fisherman, Santiago, and a large marlin. The story opens with Santiago having gone 84 days without catching a fish, and now being seen as "salao",[a] the worst for[...]
texte impriméJames Fenimore Cooper, AuteurThe story takes place on the rapidly advancing frontier of New York State and features an elderly Leatherstocking (Natty Bumppo), Judge Marmaduke Temple of Templeton (whose life parallels that of the author's father Judge William Cooper), and El[...]
texte impriméIn the year 1000 the world was one of mystery and magicians, monks, warriors and wandering merchants - people who feared an apocalypse and people who had no idea what year it was or what lay beyond the nearest valley. It was a world of dark fore[...]