The Beach Book: A Literary Companion
810.8032 BEA 1999
Poetry, stories, essays for reading at the beach.
The Walker's Literary Companion
A variety of literary pieces by authors from Proust to Ginsburg.
The Oxford Book of Travel Stories
Anthony Trollope, Evelyn Waugh, Rebecca West, Jack Kerouac, William Trevor and others.
The Mountain World: A Literary Journey
Henry David Thoreau, Charles Darwin, Bertolt Brecht, Abu El Fadel, Russian folk poems, Japanese and Hawaiian myths and more.
The Book of Surprises: An Anthology of the Unusual
Early and middle 20th century, American and European writings.
The literary Insomniac: Stories and Essays for Sleepless Nights
Writing related to sleep and the lack of it. F. Scott Fitzgerald, Quentin Crisp, Anton Chekov, E. Annie Proulx, Tim Cahill and others.
The Dream Adventure
Stories on dreams from ancient Chinese to Marco Polo, Rudyard Kipling, Vladimir Nabokov, Jorge Luis Borges and others.
The Practical Cogitator: Or the Thinker's Anthology
For the philosophical-minded reader.
The Idler's Companion: An Anthology of Lazy Literature
Poems, essays, fiction for idle moments.