Synopses & Reviews
Two new fiction classics in the "Wordsworth" series. "Rasselas" is a darkly humorous commentary on the human condition. "The Waves" is an exploration of individual and collective identity, in a rhythmical style.
Wordsworth Classics covers a huge list of beloved works of literature in English and translations. This growing series is rigorously updated, with scholarly introductions and notes added to new titles.
Tracing the lives of a group of friends, this novel follows their development from childhood to youth and middle age. Separately and together, they query the relationship of past to present, and the meaning of life itself.