A young man, Olenin, is stationed in the Caucasus, where he falls in love with the place.
Travels with a Donkey in the Cévennes recounts Robert Louis Stevenson's 120 mile.
Shirley was the second published novel by Charlotte Bronte, after Jane Eyre.
Maugham wrote The Magician after meeting the famous magician and occultist Aleister Crowly in Paris.
The Female Quixote completely inverts the adventures of Don Quixote.
First published in 1905, A Thief in the Night is the third collection of stories.
First published in 1901, The Black Mask is the second collection of stories.
A nine year old boy's mother dies shortly after the death of his father.
A mariner stops a man on his way to a wedding.