Three Men in a Boat

Three men and a dog in a boat on one of the prettiest waterways in the world-the Thames-in summer. Idyllic, wouldn't you say? Perhaps, if George hadn't insisted on camping, and if...

Diary of a Pilgrimage

Following the great success of Three Men in a Boat a friend of mine said, "Well now, why don't you write a sensible book? I should like to see you make people think." "Do you...

Storie Di Fantasmi Per Il Dopocena

Un piccolo capolavoro dell’umorismo inglese che mette in ridicolo la paura tutta umana dei fantasmi. Alcuni uomini alla vigilia di Natale si siedono attorno a un caminetto a...

Three Men In a Boat To Say Nothing of the Dog

Three friends, one dog, one boat, one river. What could go wrong? Plenty.Even when the sailing is smooth, the stories never stop in Jerome K. Jerome’s comic novel. Plaster...

Stage-Land

“The stage hero never has any work to do. He is always hanging about and getting into trouble. His chief aim in life is to be accused of crimes he has never committed, and if he...

On the Stage and Off The Brief Career of a Would-be Actor

“There comes a time in every one’s life when he feels he was born to be an actor. Something within him tells him that he is the coming man, and that one day he will electrify...

The Cost of Kindness

Jerome Klapka Jerome (1859-1927) was an English writer and humourist.The Cost of Kindness is an ironic tale about a congregation desperate to see the back of their cantankerous...

The Dancing Partner

Jerome K. Jerome's masterpiece of gruesome fantasy.A German toymaker seeks to oblige his daughter's friends by building the perfect dancing partner. He can dance all night, never...

Portrait of a Lady

An enchantingly sentimental tale of a traveller who finds a very beautiful miniature portrait of a young woman in his temporary lodgings.Seeking to learn more about the beauty, he...

Three Men in a Boat

A witty account of three friends' boating adventure along the river Thames. Wtritten in the nineteenth century the humour is still accessible to a modern audience. Read by...

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