February 23rd, 2009
|accio_arse||01:54 am - FREE BOOKS!|
Just in case you didn't already know....
WANT A FREE BOOK? Project Gutenberg is giving them away, for free!
Grab one now! Grab half a dozen! Can't decide? There's a choice of over 20,000. All are available! More every day!
Here's a selection of the ones I took:
The Mabinogion - Lady Charlotte Schreiber
The Devil's Dictionary - Bierce, Ambrose, 1842-1914
Táin Bó Cúalnge - Joseph Dunn
Aldous Huxley - Chrome Yellow
Madame Bovary - Flaubert, Gustave, 1821-1880
Complete Original Short Stories of Guy De Maupassant Vol 1
The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman - Laurence Sterne
The Prince - Machiavelli, Niccolò, 1469-1527
The Art of Disappearing - John Talbot Smith
Of Human Bondage - W Somerset Maugham
Edith Wharton - The House of Mirth HTML
Nietsche - Thus Spake Zarathustra
The Faerie Queen Book I - Edmund Spenser
The Art Of War - Sun Tsu
The Song of Roland - C K Scott-Moncrieff
The Works of Edgar Allan Poe — Volume 1
(from the great SF section)
Omnilingual - H Beam Piper
The Status Civilization - Robert Sheckley
The Night of the Long Knives - Fritz Leiber
Voodoo Planet - Andre Norton
2 B R 0 2 B - Kurt Vonnegut
Planet of the Damned - Harry Harrison
It'll take me years to read all that lot, but in the meantime
GO GET YOURSELF SOME WORDS!
Seriously, I've been having sleepless nights this week at sheer excitement at how great this is. It's like I stumbled into the most amazing library and was given unlimited library cards.