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  • Black Cat Weekly #8

    Black Cat Weekly #8 is now available, with an exciting mix of science fiction, fantasy, mystery, crime—and even a western! Here are:Mysteries & SuspenseMystery on Graveyard Head, by Edith Dorian"Kismet and the Baby Orchid," by Frank Lovell Nelson [short story, Carlton Clarke #8]"Awake To Fear," by Robert Camp [short story]"Look It Up," by Hal Charles [Solve-It-Yourself Mystery]"The Devil's ... Read more

    $3.99 USD

  • Audiobook

    A Phantom Lover (UNABRIDGED)

    by Vernon LEE ...
    Narrated by Walter Madden ...

    Unabridged

    2 hours 19 min

    A Phantom Lover is a supernatural novella by Vernon Lee (pseudonym of Violet Paget) first published in 1886. Set in a Kentish manor house, the story concerns a portrait painter commissioned by a squire, William Oke, to produce portraits of him and his wife, the eccentric Mrs. Alice Oke, who bears a striking resemblance to a woman in a mysterious, seventeenth century painting. (Summary by Anthony ... Read more

    $4.99 USD or free with audiobook trial

  • The Spirit of Rome

    series Mint Editions—Reading With Pride
    The Spirit of Rome (1906) is a memoir by Vernon Lee. Published at the height of her career as a leading proponent of Aestheticism and scholar of the Italian Renaissance, The Spirit of Rome is a captivating meditation on the author’s experiences in Rome. Raised in the city, she returns as an adult to find it as mysterious and magical as before, a place where any day could offer a chance to lose or ... Read more

    $7.19 USD

  • A Phantom Lover

    series Mint Editions—Reading With Pride
    A Phantom Lover (1886) is a story by Vernon Lee. Published at the height of her career as a leading proponent of Aestheticism and scholar of the Italian Renaissance, A Phantom Lover is a chilling tale of psychological unease featuring a strange married couple and a doppelganger from across the centuries. A principled feminist and committed pacifist, Lee was virtually blacklisted by critics and ... Read more

    $5.39 USD

  • Hauntings

    series Mint Editions—Reading With Pride
    Hauntings (1890) is a short story collection by Vernon Lee. Published at the height of her career as a leading proponent of Aestheticism and scholar of the Italian Renaissance, Hauntings collects four of her most chilling tales of the supernatural. Employing formal techniques to mimic diary and letter writing, Lee brings her reader face to face with the psychological unease embodied in her ... Read more

    $8.09 USD

  • The Countless of Albany

    series Mint Editions—Reading With Pride
    The Countess of Albany (1886) is a biography by Vernon Lee. Published at the height of her career as a leading proponent of Aestheticism and scholar of the Italian Renaissance, The Countess of Albany is a biography of Princess Louise of Stolberg-Gedern, whose unhappy marriage to Charles Edward Stuart, also known as Bonnie Prince Charlie, often obscured her reputation as an independent and ... Read more

    $8.09 USD

  • Laurus Nobilis

    Chapters on Art and Life

    series Mint Editions—Reading With Pride
    Laurus Nobilis: Chapters on Art and Life (1909) is a collection of essays by Vernon Lee. Published at the height of her career as a leading proponent of Aestheticism and scholar of the Italian Renaissance, Laurus Nobilis: Chapters on Art and Life follows in the footsteps of Walter Pater, a pioneering art historian of Victorian England. A principled feminist and committed pacifist, Lee was ... Read more

    $8.09 USD

  • Euphorion (Studies of the Antique and the Mediaeval in the Renaissance)

    by Vernon Lee ...
    This 2-volume book is one of the best-known works by the British author Violet Paget that features the studies of the antique and the mediaeval in the Renaissance, symbolically named Euphorion after the marvelous child born of the mystic marriage of Faust and Helena from Goethe's drama. Contents: Introduction The Sacrifice The Italy of the Elizabethan Dramatists The Outdoor Poetry Symmetria Prisca ... Read more

    $0.99 USD

  • Limbo, and Other Essays; To which is now added Ariadne in Mantua

    by Vernon Lee ...
    "Limbo, and Other Essays; To which is now added Ariadne in Mantua" by Vernon Lee. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten−or yet undiscovered gems−of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read. Each Good Press edition has been meticulously edited and ... Read more

    $1.99 USD

  • Renaissance Fancies and Studies

    Being a Sequel to Euphorion

    by Vernon Lee ...
    "Renaissance Fancies and Studies" by Vernon Lee. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten−or yet undiscovered gems−of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read. Each Good Press edition has been meticulously edited and formatted to boost readability for ... Read more

    $1.99 USD

  • Hortus Vitae

    Essays on the Gardening of Life

    by Vernon Lee ...
    "Hortus Vitae" by Vernon Lee. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten−or yet undiscovered gems−of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read. Each Good Press edition has been meticulously edited and formatted to boost readability for all e-readers and ... Read more

    $1.99 USD

  • Miss Brown (Complete)

    by Vernon Lee ...
    IT was melancholy to admit that Italy also had ceased to interest him, thought Hamlin, as he smoked his cigarette on the hillside above the Villa Arnolfini; melancholy, although, in truth, he had suspected as much throughout the journey, and, indeed, before starting. Pale, milky morning sky, deepening into luminous blue opposite the fast-rising sun; misty blue-green valley bounded by unsubstantial ... Read more

    $4.99 USD