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Utopia (Penguin Classics) - Thomas More, translated by Dominic Baker-Smith (ex-libris)

Thomas More, translated by Dominic Baker-Smith
Ex-library stamp inside Thomas More's Utopia is a masterpiece of Renaissance political philosophy, responsible for introducing the term 'utopia' and spawning an entire genre of 'utopian' and 'dystopian' literature. This...
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Classics and World LiteratureEnglish

Possession by A. S. Byatt (Paperback, 1991)

A. S. Byatt
"Possession is an exhilarating novel of wit and romance, at once a literary detective novel and a triumphant love story. It is the tale of a pair of young scholars investigating...
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Classics and World LiteratureEnglish

Breakfast of Champions by Kurt Vonnegut (Vintage)

Kurt Vonnegut
"In a frolic of cartoon and comic outbursts against rule and reason, a miraculous weaving of science fiction, memoir, parable, fairy tale and farce, Kurt Vonnegut attacks the whole spectrum...
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Livy: The Early History of Rome (Penguin Classics)
Classics and World LiteratureEnglish

Livy: The Early History of Rome (Penguin Classics)

Livy (Translated by Aubrey de Sélincourt)
Livy (c. 59 BC-AD 17) dedicated most of his life to writing some 142 volumes of history, the first five of which comprise The Early History of Rome. With stylistic...
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Classics and World LiteratureEnglish

Cicero: Murder Trials Translated by Michael Grant (Penguin Classics)

Cicero (translated by Michael Grant)
“Whereas the place for prejudice is a public meeting, a court of law is the adobe of truth.” Cicero was still in his twenties when he got Sextus Roscius off...
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Jean de Florette & Manon of the Springs (English) by Marcel Pagnol Jean de Florette & Manon of the Springs (English) by Marcel Pagnol
Classics and World LiteratureEnglish

Jean de Florette & Manon of the Springs (English) by Marcel Pagnol

Marcel Pagnol
In Jean de Florette and Manon of the Springs , Marcel Pagnol (called by Andre Malraux "one of the great writers of our generation" and by Jean Renoir "the leading...
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Classics and World LiteratureEnglish

The Custom of the Country (Oxford World’s Classics) by Edith Wharton

Edith Wharton
Considered by many to be her masterpiece, Edith Wharton's second full-length work is a scathing yet personal examination of the exploits and follies of the modern upper class. As she...
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The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne (Leather Hardcover, Franklin Library)

Nathaniel Hawthorne
Set in 17th-century Puritan Massachusetts Bay Colony, during the years 1642 to 1649, it tells the story of Hester Prynne, who conceives a daughter through an affair and struggles to...
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Cicero: On Obligations (De officiis), A new translation by P.G. Walsh (Oxford World Classics)

Cicero, A new translation by P.G. Walsh
On Obligations (De officiis) was written by Cicero in late 44 BC after the assassination of Julius Caesar to provide principles of behaviour for aspiring politicians. It explores the apparent...
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Homer The Iliad (translated by Martin Hammond) (Penguin Classics)

Homer (translated by Martin Hammond)
One of the first and greatest literary achievements of Greek civilisation, The Iliad focuses on the pivotal four days towards the end of the ten-year war between the Greeks and...
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Virgil: Aeneid VII-XII (Bristol Classical Press)
ClassicsClassics and World Literature

Virgil: Aeneid VII-XII (Bristol Classical Press)

Virgil, edited by R. Deryck Williams
This is the second volume of R. Deryck Williams' classic edition of the Aeneid, covering books VII and XII. It includes the Latin text, with English introduction, an extensive commentary...
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Silas Marner by George Elliott (Penguin Classics) Silas Marner by George Elliott (Penguin Classics)
ClassicsClassics and World Literature

Silas Marner by George Elliott (Penguin Classics)

George Elliott (Penguin Classics)
George Eliot's tale of a solitary miser gradually redeemed by the joy of fatherhood.Wrongly accused of theft and exiled from a religious community many years before, the embittered weaver Silas...
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The Conquest of Gaul by Caesar (Translated by S. A. Handford, Revised by Jane P. Gardner) (Penguin Classics) The Conquest of Gaul by Caesar (Translated by S. A. Handford, Revised by Jane P. Gardner) (Penguin Classics)
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The Conquest of Gaul by Caesar (Translated by S. A. Handford, Revised by Jane P. Gardner) (Penguin Classics)

Caesar (Translated by S. A. Handford, Revised by Jane P. Gardner)
Between 58 and 50 BC Caesar conquered most of the area now covered by France, Belgium and Switzerland, and twice invaded Britain. This is the record of his campaigns. Caesar’s...
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Classics and World LiteratureLanguages

Virgil: Aeneid I-VI (Bristol Classical Press) Edited by R. Deryck Williams

Virgil, edited by R. Deryck Williams
This is the first volume of R. Deryck Williams' classic edition of the Aeneid, covering books I-VI. It includes the Latin text, with English introduction, an extensive commentary and notes...
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The Annotated Tales of Edgar Allan Poe Edited by Stephen Peithman, Illustrated HC/DJ The Annotated Tales of Edgar Allan Poe Edited by Stephen Peithman, Illustrated HC/DJ
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The Annotated Tales of Edgar Allan Poe Edited by Stephen Peithman, Illustrated HC/DJ

Edgar Allan Poe, Edited by Stephen Peithman
Over sixty examples of Poe's work - fully annotated as to biographical comments, unfamiliar words and names, quotations and illusions, critical and psychological interpretations. Also included are numerous illustrations, many...
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An Inland Voyage & Travels with a Donkey by R.L. Stevenson Heron Books (Faux Leather Hardcover with Gilt Decoration) An Inland Voyage & Travels with a Donkey by R.L. Stevenson Heron Books (Faux Leather Hardcover with Gilt Decoration)
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An Inland Voyage & Travels with a Donkey by R.L. Stevenson Heron Books (Faux Leather Hardcover with Gilt Decoration)

R.L. Stevenson, Illustrated by Janina Ede
.  A very attractive edition published by Heron Books of London in 1967. Illustrated and in excellent condition.With an Introduction and original black and white drawings by Janina Ede Publisher:...
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More New Arabian Nights and The Story of a Lie by R.L. Stevenson Heron Books (Faux Leather Hardcover with Gilt Decoration) More New Arabian Nights and The Story of a Lie by R.L. Stevenson Heron Books (Faux Leather Hardcover with Gilt Decoration)
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More New Arabian Nights and The Story of a Lie by R.L. Stevenson Heron Books (Faux Leather Hardcover with Gilt Decoration)

R.L. Stevenson, Illustrated by Charles Keeping
More New Arabian Nights by Robert Louis Stevenson was first published in 1882. It's a collection of short stories  previously published in magazines between 1877 and 1880. The collection contains Stevenson's...
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St. Ives by R.L. Stevenson Heron Books (Faux Leather Hardcover with Gilt Decoration) St. Ives by R.L. Stevenson Heron Books (Faux Leather Hardcover with Gilt Decoration)
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St. Ives by R.L. Stevenson Heron Books (Faux Leather Hardcover with Gilt Decoration)

R.L. Stevenson, Illustrated by David Knight
Being The Adventures of a French Prisoner in England. This is a tale of a dashing French officer who is captured during the Napoleonic Wars and imprisoned in Scotland St....
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Kidnapped by R.L. Stevenson Heron Books (Faux Leather Hardcover with Gilt Decoration) Kidnapped by R.L. Stevenson Heron Books (Faux Leather Hardcover with Gilt Decoration)
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Kidnapped by R.L. Stevenson Heron Books (Faux Leather Hardcover with Gilt Decoration)

R.L. Stevenson
Kidnapped by Robert Louis Stevenson. A very attractive edition published by Heron Books of London in 1967. Illustrated and in excellent condition.With an Introduction and original black and white drawings...
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Mulberry and Peach: Two Women of China by Hualing Nie Mulberry and Peach: Two Women of China by Hualing Nie
Classics and World LiteratureEnglish

Mulberry and Peach: Two Women of China by Hualing Nie

Hualing Nie
Translated from the Chinese, this extraordinary , innovative novel concentrates on four distinct episodes in Mulberry's life - episodes which reflect the turbulent history of modern China and speak to...
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The Call of the Wild, White Fang, and Other Stories by Jack London (Penguin Classics) The Call of the Wild, White Fang, and Other Stories by Jack London (Penguin Classics)
Children and Young AdultsClassics

The Call of the Wild, White Fang, and Other Stories by Jack London (Penguin Classics)

Jack London
A bold mix of realism, allegory, adventure, and progressive politics, this collection features Jack London's most profound and moving literary works The Call of the Wild, London's elemental masterpiece about...
$10.00
Washington Square by Henry James (Popular Orange Penguin) Washington Square by Henry James (Popular Orange Penguin)
Classics and World LiteratureFiction

Washington Square by Henry James (Popular Orange Penguin)

Henry James
When timid and plain Catherine Sloper acquires a dashing and determined suitor, her father, convinced that the young man is nothing more than a fortune-hunter, decides to put a stop...
$5.50
Travels With My Aunt by Graham Greene (Hardcover, 1969, Australian 1st Edition) Travels With My Aunt by Graham Greene (Hardcover, 1969, Australian 1st Edition)
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Travels With My Aunt by Graham Greene (Hardcover, 1969, Australian 1st Edition)

Graham Greene
A world of journeys, from the tallest mountains to the depths of the mind Greene takes us on a wild, unconventional and enlightening voyage with an ordinary, retired bank manager...
$25.00
My Century by Gunter Grass (Hardcover/ Dust Jacket) My Century by Gunter Grass (Hardcover/ Dust Jacket)
Classics and World LiteratureNon-Fiction

My Century by Gunter Grass (Hardcover/ Dust Jacket)

Gunter Grass
Günter Grass tells us a story for every year of our century. He writes of great events and seemingly trivial occurrences, of technical developments and scientific discoveries, of achievements in...
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