Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group

Everyman’s Library




The Lover, Wartime Notebooks, Practicalities

The Lover, Wartime Notebooks, Practicalities

A hardcover omnibus edition of the French writer's most famous novel alongside her fascinating wartime writings and a collection of searingly honest and intimate autobiographical essays. EVERYMAN'S...

Read more ›
Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn

Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn

Along with Blake and Dickens, Mark Twain was one of the nineteenth century’s greatest chroniclers of childhood. These two novels reveal different aspects of his genius: Tom...

Read more ›
Killer Verse

Killer Verse

Killer Verse: Poems of Murder and Mayhem is a spine-tingling collection of terrifically creepy poems about the deadly art of murder.The villains and...

Read more ›
Poe: Poems

Poe: Poems

Poe's poems have been memorized and recited by millions. Among his best-loved works are "The Raven" with its hypnotic chant of "nevermore, "...

Read more ›
Rob Roy

Rob Roy

Sir Walter Scott—who invented the historical novel—is still the writer to whom we turn when we seek the undiluted pleasures of narrative romance.  His Rob...

Read more ›
Typhoon and Other Stories

Typhoon and Other Stories

Joseph Conrad’s long experience as a working seaman enriched and deepened his literary gifts, making him the most brilliant and convincing writer of seafaring’s greatest age. In the three...

Read more ›
The Count of Monte Cristo

The Count of Monte Cristo

This beloved novel tells the story of Edmond Dantès, wrongfully imprisoned for life in the supposedly impregnable sea fortress, the Château d’If. After a daring escape,...

Read more ›
Jack the Giant Killer

Jack the Giant Killer

The story of Jack, the intrepid boy whose courage and ingenuity defeated a host of many-headed giants, has been told to children for hundreds of years. In 1842, when he...

Read more ›
The Best of Archy and Mehitabel

The Best of Archy and Mehitabel

A selection of the best of the hilarious free-verse poems by the irreverent cockroach poet Archy and his alley-cat pal Mehitabel.Don Marquis’s famous fictional insect...

Read more ›
The Eustace Diamonds

The Eustace Diamonds

Anthony Trollope's celebrated Parliamentary novels, of which The Eustace Diamonds (1873) is the third and most famous, are at once unfailingly amusing social comedies,...

Read more ›
Wordsworth: Poems

Wordsworth: Poems

Of all the lasting innovations that William Wordsworth (1770-1850) brought to our literature, it is his discovery of nature and his fresh vision of human lives in the context...

Read more ›
Rilke: Poems

Rilke: Poems

The Everyman's Library Pocket Poets hardcover series is popular for its compact size and reasonable price which does not compromise content. Poems: Rilke contains...

Read more ›
Chinese Erotic Poems

Chinese Erotic Poems

The ancient Chinese tradition of erotic poetry has been largely ignored in the west. Now, a vast continent of sensual verse is opened to us with this glorious collection spanning...

Read more ›
The Railway Children

The Railway Children

Edith Nesbit wrote with supreme confidence about the lives of children and Roberta, Peter, and Phyllis, the trio in The Railway Children, reflect her faith...

Read more ›
Poems About Sculpture

Poems About Sculpture

Poems About Sculpture is a unique anthology of poems from around the world and across the ages about our most enduring art form. Sculpture has the longest...

Read more ›
Victory

Victory

Joseph Conrad possessed a matchless gift for embodying life as it is lived under extreme physical and psychological pressure. Victory, his last masterpiece, tells...

Read more ›
English Fairy Tales

English Fairy Tales

A collection of 87 classic English fairy tales, with black-and-white illustrations throughout by John Batten.

Read more ›
Christmas Poems

Christmas Poems

Christmas is both a holiday and a holy day, and from the start it has been associated with poetry, from the song of the seraphim above the manger to the cherished...

Read more ›
The Adolescent

The Adolescent

The illegitimate son of a landowner, Arkady Dolgoruky was raised by foster parents and tutors, and has scarcely ever seen his father, Versilov, and his mother, Versilov’s peasant common-law wife....

Read more ›
Coleridge: Poems

Coleridge: Poems

Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772-1834) was the master impresario of English Romanticism -- an enormously erudite and tireless critic, lecturer, and polemicist who almost...

Read more ›
Browning: Poems

Browning: Poems

Robert Browning and Elizabeth Barrett Browning are without parallel in the nineteenth century: celebrated poets, they became equally famous for their marriage. Still popular more than a century after their...

Read more ›
Jazz Poems

Jazz Poems

Ever since its first flowering, jazz has had a powerful influence on American poetry; this scintillating anthology offers a treasury of poems that are as varied and as vital as...

Read more ›
Poems of Mourning

Poems of Mourning

Saluting, lamenting and honoring the dead are the poet's primal tasts in all ages. Whether it be Ben Jonson pining for his son, Keats and Rilke envisaging their...

Read more ›
Beloved

Beloved

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize, Toni Morrison’s Beloved is a spellbinding and dazzlingly innovative portrait of a woman haunted by the past. Sethe was born a slave and...

Read more ›

Load more