The Psalms The Complete Text

The 150 Psalms contain some of the most inspiring lines in the Old Testament: Psalm 23 ‘The Lord is My Shepherd’ and Psalm 121 ‘I will lift up mine eyes unto the hills’....

Pedro y el lobo

Sergei Prokofiev (1891-1953) tuvo toda una vida de atracción por los cuentos infantiles. La más conocida de todas sus músicas inspiradas en la literatura infantil es Pedro y el...

Hänsel und Gretel Oper für Kinder

Die Geschichte von Hänsel und Gretel, die sich im Wald verirren und von der bösen Knusperhexe gefangen werden, ist eines der bekanntesten Märchen. 1893 schrieb Engelbert...

Le Morte d'Arthur The Whole Book of King Arthur and of His Noble Knights of the Round Table

Of all the legends of Western civilisation, perhaps the glorious adventures of King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table are the best known. The Quest for the Holy Grail, and...

The Autobiography of a Hunted Priest

Jesuit priest John Gerard (1564–1637) hid from English authorities for eight years before his eventual capture and torture in the Tower of London. Risking everything to preserve...

The Autobiography of Andrew Carnegie and The Gospel of Wealth

A leading industrialist of the 19th and 20th centuries, Andrew Carnegie was one of America’s most successful and generous businessmen. The Autobiography tells of his rise to...

The Book of the City of Ladies

Shocked and distressed by a male writer’s vilification of women, Christine de Pizan has a powerful dreamlike vision in which she is visited by three personified Virtues: Reason,...

The Yosemite

For two years, Scots-born John Muir lived in a small cabin along the Yosemite creek, observing the valley's natural beauty and reading Emerson under the stars. The experience...

Njáls Saga

Based on events that took place between 960 and 1020 AD, Njál’s Saga is a mesmerising drama about a multigenerational cycle of violence and retribution, and the feuds and...

The Interior Castle

In The Interior Castle, Carmelite nun, mystic, and patron saint of Spain Teresa of Ávila uses the metaphor of a giant crystal castle to explain her theory of the soul and the...

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