Slapstick, or Lonesome No More!
Slapstick presents an apocalyptic vision as seen through the eyes of the current King of Manhattan (and last President of the United States), a wickedly irreverent look at the all-too-possible results of today’s follies.
L’Automne a Pekin
Novel about an expedition to build a railway in the desert of Exopotamie, populated with engineers, randy priests and hermits, lovelorn couples, and a physician obsessed with model airplanes.
The story is a first-person narrative told by the young Jeliza-Rose, detailing the summer she spent alone at an isolated.
Something wicked this way comes
It is novel about 14-year-old best friends and their nightmarish experience with a traveling carnival that comes to their Midwestern town one October.
Gruppenbild mit Dame
The novel centers around a woman named Leni, and her friends, foes, lovers, employers and others and in the end tells the stories of all these people in a small city in western Germany in the 1930s and 1940s.
L'Arrache-cœur tells the story of a psychoanalyst who is newly arrived in a very superstitious village where absurd events occur.
Famine, financial crises, World War III and a virus that eats the eggs in human ovaries – is fated to land on the Galapagos Islands and perpetuate the human race.
Antiwar novel «Catch -22» is Joseph Heller’s first and the most popular work which is based on his own military experience as an American Air Force bombardier during WW II.
“The Magus” – is one of the superlatives works of the 20th century.
The Scorpion God
“The Scorpion God“ is a stylized history of ancient Egyptians on the shore of Nile during IV millennium B.C.
Samuel Beckett’s «Watt» is a great example of XXth century classic literature.
“Slaughterhouse – Five“ is very unique composition of history, psychology, sociology, satire, science fiction and autobiography.
Karl Anton von Martini
The West Galician code
“The West Galician code“ was a civil code created in the 18th century and introduced in West Galicia, an administrative region of the Habsburg Monarchy.