First published in 1865, Lewis Carroll's Alice's Adventures in Wonderland was an immediate success, as was its sequel, Through the Looking-Glass. Carroll's sense of the absurd and his amazing gift for games of logic and language have secured for ...
Winner of the Los Angeles Times Book Prize and selected as a New York Times Notable Book of the Year, a national best-seller illuminates the evolution and operation of the human brain and the meaning of human nature. Reprint.
Presents the eminent Austrian psychoanalyst's views on the irreconcilable antagonism between instinctual drives and the repressive attitudes of civilization.
In a tale of a South American revolution, an Italian named Nostromo is the most feared man at the headquarters of a great silver mine. He successfully removes the silver treasure but informs everyone involved that it has gone down on a sunken ship.