From suburbia and skyscraper scrawl to the open prairies and 'local color', slum life to rural idyll: reprinting American and British literary classics.

Retro Lite


Reprints of shorter works, both American and British, B format paperbacks at £4 each
A series of short stories, novellas and reportage published in America or Britain in the early part of the twentieth century. Their gobbet length and smaller aspect makes them especially suited to be taken on train or plane journeys.

The following titles are to be published in January 2020 :-

RL01 Henry James A Passionate Pilgrim
RL02 Gertrude Stein Tender Buttons
RL03 F. Scott Fitzgerald The Diamond as Big as the Ritz
RL04 Harriet Prescott Spofford Circumstance
RL05 Bret Harte The Luck of Roaring Camp
RL06 Herman Melville Bartleby, the Scrivener
RL07 Susan Glaspell A Jury of Her Peers
RL08 Edith Wharton Ethan Frome 
RL09 Arthur Machen The Great God Pan
RL10 May Sinclair The Life & Death of Harriett Frean
RL11 Forrest Reid The Garden God
RL12 F. M. Mayor The Third Miss Symons
RL13 Arnold Bennett Tales of the Five Towns
RL14 R. Austin Freeman Exploits of Dr. Thorndyke
RL15 Mary E. Wilkins Freeman The Shadows on the Wall
RL16 Booth Tarkington The One-hundred Dollar Bill
RL17 D. H. Lawrence Stories of the First World War
RL18 Ellen Glasgow Short Stories
RL19 Ambrose Bierce Civil War Stories
RL20 Gertrude Atherton The Striding Place
RL21 William Dean Howells The Critical Bookstore
RL22 George Meredith The House on the Beach