Literature Library

Literature Library

Linguanaut's literature library brings classic literature to everyone for free. More than any textbook, these works provide a glimpse into the rich history of English literature and a lesson in the very best English style and composition.

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Great literature - free and accessible for everyone.

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Aesop's Fables

  • Overview
  • Part 1
  • Part II
  • Part III
  • Part IV
  • Part V
  • Part VI

Selected Works of William Shakespeare

  • All's Well that Ends Well
  • Antony And Cleopatra
  • Hamlet, Prince of Denmark
  • Julius Caesar

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

  • Complete Index of Adventures

The Junior Classics - World Fables Selected and Arranged by William Patten

  • Tales of the American Indians
  • Tales from India
  • Tales from the Norseland
  • Tales from France, Spain, and Poland
  • Tales from Russia
  • Tales from Serbia
  • An Irish Tale
  • Tales from China and Japan
  • A Tale from New Guinea
  • A Tale from Jamaica
  • Some Old Favorites

World Folk Tales

  • African Folk Tales
  • Central Asian Folk Tales
  • Central European Folk Tales
  • Chinese Folk Tales
  • Frank B. Linderman, 1915, Indian Why Stories - Tales from American Indian folklore as related by Indian tribesmen, telling of the animal people, Old-man Napa, and illustrating a reverence for life and timeless moral truths.

The Twins Tales - Lucy Fitch Perkins, 1911 onwards

Selections from the very popular "Twins" series of children's books, each telling the story of a pair of twins in a different country or time in history.

  • The Twins Tales - Japan
  • The Twins Tales - Belgium