Download Over 900 eBooks of Classics Free from StandardEbooks
If you’re interested in doing some reading of the classics, you may appreciate the Standard Ebooks project, which offers free high quality ebooks that are well-formatted, proofread, and professionally designed using style manuals.
Standard Ebooks focuses on books that are in the public domain and without copyright restrictions, which is how they’re able to offer the books free of cost. You’ll find classics from Virgil, Marcus Aurelius, Emerson to Shakespeare, Jack London to Jane Austen, Lewis Carrol to Laozi, Kipling to Tolstoy… you get the picture.
The ebooks are all free to download and will work on any Apple device through the iBooks app err Books app, Kindle app, and other e-readers, so whether you’re looking to enjoy some classic books on your iPhone, iPad, Mac, Kindle, or even Android device, you’re in for a treat.
The ebooks are available in .epub for iBooks/Books in the Apple ecosystem and most ereaders, .azw3 for kindle, kepub for kobo, and advanced epub for those ereaders that support additional features.
This is a great find for anyone interested in reading the classics, whether you’re a bibliophile, student, or just curious and like to read. Cheers to MJTsai for the find!
If you’re a fan of free books, we have covered other sources in the past, like here, and you can even get tons of free audiobooks through the Librivox project.