Luo Guanzhong

Luo Guanzhong (1330-1400) (Wikipedia) Romance of the Three Kingdoms (Wikipedia) Romance of the Three Kingdoms (Full-text) Translated by CH Brewitt-Taylor Drum Rolls at Gucheng (From CHAPTER 28. Putting Cai Yang To Death, The Brothers’ Doubts Disappear; Meeting At Gucheng, Lord and Liege Fortify Each Other.) Somewhat discontentedly Pei Yuanshao accepted the situation and marched off; […]

Victor Hugo

Victor Marie Hugo (1802 – 1885) (Wikipedia) Les Misérables (Wikipedia) Les Misérables (1957) Full Movie on YouTube Les Misérables (1982) Full Movie on YouTube French Les Misérables (1998) Full Movie on YouTube Chapter IV — Authority Reasserts Its Rights Translated by Isabel F. Hapgood Fantine had not seen Javert since the day on which the mayor […]

Ernest Hemingway

Ernest Hemingway (1899-1961) (Wikipedia) The Old Man and the Sea (Wikipedia) The Old Man and the Sea (as published in full in Life Magazine, September 1, 1952), illust. by Noel Sickles The sun was rising for the third time since he had put to sea when the fish started to circle. He could not see […]