Book People Archive

New web-books at the University of Adelaide Library

I am pleased to announce the recent addition of these web-books
to our collection at the University of Adelaide Library. The
collection now includes over 200 web-editions of classic works.

Our web-books are specifically formatted for readability (either
on-screen or printed) and ease of use (in most cases, the
complete work may be downloaded as a zip archive for use

The new web-books are:

Aphra Behn

        The Rover; or The Banish'd Cavaliers (updated and enhanced)

Miguel de Cervantes (1547-1616)

        Don Quixote (illustrated by Dore)

Defoe, Daniel, 1661?-1731

        An essay upon projects
        Everybody's business is nobody's business
        A journal of the plague year
        Robinson Crusoe

Eliot, George, 1819-1880

        Adam Bede
        Middlemarch: a study of provincial life
        Silas Marner: The Weaver of Raveloe

Guy de Maupassant (1850-1893)

        Short stories

Francois Rabelais (1494?-1553?)

        Gargantua and Pantagruel

Jonathan Swift (1667-1745)

        Bickerstaff-Partridge Papers 
        A Modest Proposal 
        Gulliver's Travels 

Viginia Woolf

        The Voyage Out (1915) 
        Night and Day (1919) 
        Jacob's Room (1920) 
        Monday or Tuesday (1921) 
        To the Lighthouse (1927)
        Orlando (1928)
        A Room of One's Own (1929) 
        The Death of the Moth and Other Essays (1942) 
        A Haunted House and Other Short Stories (1944) 

Stephen Thomas, 
Senior Systems Analyst, 
University of Adelaide Library