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  1. Revolution and Other Essays

    London, Jack
    Saga Egmont

    Move over, Karl Marx, because the latest incarnation of Super Socialist – Hero of the Working Class, Jack London, is here to pick up the Red Torch of Revolution and smite the evils...

  2. Vapaudesta: neljä laulua rakkaudesta ja rajoista

    Nelson, Maggie; Sivill, Kaijamari
    Kustantamo S&S 2022 1. edition

    Vapaudesta puhutaan paljon, monin erilaisin tavoin ja monissa eri yhteyksissä: on yksilön henkilö- kohtaisen vapautumisen hetkiä, sananvapautta ja ihmisoikeuksia, poliittista retor...

  3. Kirjailijan elkeitä

    Montonen, Timo
    Books on Demand

    "Kirjailijan elkeitä tekivät ensinnäkin itseään täynnä olevat kirjailijat, jotka olivat humaltuneet omasta kirjallisesta merkityksestään, toiseksi kirjailijan asemastaan epävarmat...

  4. The New Revelation

    Doyle, Arthur Conan
    Saga Egmont

    Published in 1917, ‘The New Revelation’ by author Sir Arthur Conan Doyle is a collection of his thoughts about religion, spiritualism, and the afterlife. An advocate of spiritualis...

  5. The Decay of Lying

    Wilde, Oscar
    Saga Egmont

    Could it be that people who never lie are devoid of creativity? If that’s true, then all creative art must be founded in lies. ‘The Decay of Lying’ is a beguiling essay on the natu...

  6. A Treatise of Human Nature

    Hume, David
    Saga Egmont

    ‘A Treatise of Human Nature’ is one of Hume’s most important works, dissecting the concepts of passion and emotions. His focus on the correlation between cause and effect has been...

  7. The Philosophy of Dress

    Wilde, Oscar
    Saga Egmont

    "Fashion is ephemeral. Art is eternal. Indeed, what is a fashion really? A fashion is merely a form of ugliness so absolutely unbearable that we have to alter it every six months!"...

  8. The Rise of Historical Criticism

    Wilde, Oscar
    Saga Egmont

    One of Wilde’s first published pieces, ‘The Rise of Historical Criticism’ is an essay, written while he was a student at Oxford, during the 1870s. In it, he dissects the notions of...

  9. Certain Personal Matters

    Wells, H. G.
    Saga Egmont

    ‘Certain Personal Matters’ is an intriguing and entertaining collection of essays by H.G. Wells that range from satirical political sketches to scientific speculations. Wells’ shor...

  10. Pen, Pencil, and Poison

    Wilde, Oscar
    Saga Egmont

    ‘Pen, Pencil, and Poison’ is one of Wilde’s most intriguing essays. Part biography, part social commentary, and part philosophical debate, he writes the biography of an art critic,...

  11. The German War

    Doyle, Arthur Conan
    Saga Egmont

    Published in 1914, ‘The German War’ by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle is a collection of his essays on the subject of Germany and the growing threat he believed it posed. Written in the ye...

  12. A Visit to Three Fronts

    Doyle, Arthur Conan
    Saga Egmont

    Aged 55 by the time WWI broke out in 1914, famous author Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was keen to play his part in the war effort and became a private in a volunteer regiment. ‘A Visit t...

  13. The Great Boer War

    Doyle, Arthur Conan
    Saga Egmont

    Keen to participate in the Boer War, famous author Sir Arthur Conan Doyle initially volunteered to be a soldier but was rejected. Determined to play some part, Doyle went on to bec...

  14. The Vital Message

    Doyle, Arthur Conan
    Saga Egmont

    ‘The Vital Message’ is an essay on spiritualism by famous ‘Sherlock Holmes’ author Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Doyle had publicly professed his belief in spiritualism many years earlie...

  15. Kolmen kehän sirkus

    Eskelinen, Markku
    Kustannusosakeyhtiö Siltala 2022 1. edition

    Kolmen kehän sirkuksessa kuljetaan myötä- ja vastapäivään etsimässä kirjallisuudelta kadonnutta tulevaisuutta, teorialta karannutta aikalaisuutta ja (kirjallisuus) historiasta kado...

  16. Kolmen kehän sirkus

    Eskelinen, Markku
    Siltala

    Kolmen kehän sirkuksessa kuljetaan myötä- ja vastapäivään etsimässä kirjallisuudelta kadonnutta tulevaisuutta, teorialta karannutta aikalaisuutta ja (kirjallisuus) historiasta kado...

  17. Dekahebdom

    Ullerud, Eva
    Whip Media

    Våren 2020 flyr åtta pensionärer från pandemin. Detta är inga fogliga gamlingar som man har där man sätter dem. Alla är författare och kulturskribenter. Mot regeln om högst två tim...

  18. I sällskap med Jehu

    Örnberg, Sune
    Saga Egmont

    I sällskap med Jehu är en samling kortfattade texter av författaren Sune Örnberg. Texterna ligger någonstans mellan det kåserande och det essäistiska och flyter sömlöst mellan pers...

  19. Vilken del av Nödläge är det du inte fattar?

    Anger, Isabelle
    Visto förlag

    När Isabelle tittar in hos sin pappa, som bor på landet i Frankrike, ligger han på golvet och har svårt att prata. Men när ambulanspersonalen dyker upp kastar han ut dom med besked...

  20. Impressions of America

    Wilde, Oscar
    Saga Egmont

    "One is impressed in America, but not favourably impressed, by the inordinate size of everything. The country seems to try to bully one into a belief in its power by its impressive...