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  • 88 More Short Stories by Guy de Maupassant88 More Short Stories by Guy de MaupassantQuick View
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    • 88 More Short Stories by Guy de Maupassant

    • £16.00
    • Guy de Maupassant was a master of the short story. This collection displays his lively diversity, with tales that vary in theme and tone, ranging from tragedy and satire to comedy and farce. In a lucidly direct style, he provides unflinching realism and sceptical irony. He depicts the deceptions, hypocrisies…
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  • 88 Short Stories by Guy de Maupassant88 Short Stories by Guy de MaupassantQuick View
    • 88 Short Stories by Guy de Maupassant88 Short Stories by Guy de MaupassantQuick View
    • 88 Short Stories by Guy de Maupassant

    • £12.00
    • Guy de Maupassant was a master of the short story. This collection displays his lively diversity, with tales that vary in theme and tone, ranging from tragedy and satire to comedy and farce. In a lucidly direct style, he provides unflinching realism and sceptical irony. He depicts the deceptions, hypocrisies…
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  • Ballades (French and English)Ballades (French and English)Quick View
    • Ballades (French and English)Ballades (French and English)Quick View
    • Ballades (French and English)

    • £20.00
    • François Villon (c. 1431 – c. 1463) is the best known French poet of the Late Middle Ages. He was involved in criminal behavior and had multiple encounters with law enforcement authorities. Villon wrote about some of these experiences in his poems. A limited edition (5000 on ordinary paper) of…
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  • Beowulf – A New Verse Translation (Bilingual Edition)Beowulf – A New Verse Translation (Bilingual Edition)Quick View
    • Beowulf – A New Verse Translation (Bilingual Edition)Beowulf – A New Verse Translation (Bilingual Edition)Quick View
    • Beowulf – A New Verse Translation (Bilingual Edition)

    • £80.00
    • A brilliant and faithful rendering of the Anglo-Saxon epic from the Nobel laureate. Composed toward the end of the first millennium, Beowulf is the elegiac narrative of the adventures of the Scandinavian hero who saves the Danes from the Grendel and, later, from Grendel's mother. He then returns to his…
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  • Candide or All for the bestCandide or All for the bestQuick View
  • Doctor ZhivagoDoctor ZhivagoQuick View
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    • Doctor Zhivago

    • £40.00
    • Banned in the Soviet Union until 1988, Doctor Zhivago is the epic story of the life and loves of a poet-physician during the turmoil of the Russian Revolution. Taking his family from Moscow to what he hopes will be shelter in the Ural Mountains, Yuri Zhivago finds himself instead embroiled…
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  • Hans Andersen’s Dream StoriesHans Andersen’s Dream StoriesQuick View
    • Hans Andersen’s Dream StoriesHans Andersen’s Dream StoriesQuick View
    • Hans Andersen’s Dream Stories

    • £25.00
    • Some of Andersen's most loved stories together with some less well-known. Incl: The Fir-Tree, The Daisy, Soup from a Sausage Skewer, What the Moon Saw; The Goloshes of Fortune, Under the Willow Tree, The Garden of Paradise.
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  • In the Midst of WinterIn the Midst of WinterQuick View
    • In the Midst of WinterIn the Midst of WinterQuick View
    • In the Midst of Winter

    • £20.00
    • In the Midst of Winter begins with a minor traffic accident--which becomes the catalyst for an unexpected and moving love story between two people who thought they were deep into the winter of their lives. Richard Bowmaster--a 60-year-old human rights scholar--hits the car of Evelyn Ortega--a young, undocumented immigrant from…
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  • Inés of My SoulInés of My SoulQuick View
    • Inés of My SoulInés of My SoulQuick View
    • Inés of My Soul

    • £15.00
    • A real historical figure, Inés Suarez came to Chile with the Conquistadors in 1540, helping to claim the territory for Spain and to found the first Spanish settlement in Santiago. In this remarkable novel, Isabel Allende – one of the world's most spellbinding storytellers – re-imagines Inés's life and that…
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  • Le Cimitière Marin / The Graveyard by the Sea (parallel English & French)Le Cimitière Marin / The Graveyard by the Sea (parallel English & French)Quick View
  • Louise de la VallièreLouise de la VallièreQuick View
    • Louise de la VallièreLouise de la VallièreQuick View
    • Louise de la Vallière

    • £8.00
    • The second volume in the trilogy which begins with The Vicomte de Bragelonne and concludes with The Man in the Iron Mask. It is early summer, 1661, and the royal court of France is in turmoil. Can it be true that the King is in love with the Duchess d'Orleans?…
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    • New York

    • £50.00
    • After four visits during the 1920s, Paul Morand wrote a profile of the city of New York in 1930. This English translation came out the following year. Theodore Purdy, Jr. wrote about the book: "There is a good deal in it that is inaccurate, and the spellings of American names…
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  • Nurmi, or the Journey to the TroutNurmi, or the Journey to the TroutQuick View
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    • Nurmi, or the Journey to the Trout

    • £50.00
    • The Munich author Gerhard Köpf (Piranesi's Dream) is a master storyteller. In his new novel, too, Nurmi or The Journey to the Trout, he proves to be a shrewd and virtuoso sorcerer of language. The narrator in the novel sketches from his memory the vivid portrait of his uncle --…
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  • PapillonPapillonQuick View
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    • Papillon

    • £35.00
    • An immediate sensation upon its publication, Papillon is a vivid memoir of brutal penal colonies, daring prison breaks and heroic adventure on shark-infested seas. Condemned for a murder he did not commit, Henri Charriere, nicknamed Papillon, was sent to the penal colony of French Guiana. Forty-two days after his arrival…
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  • 88 More Short Stories by Guy de Maupassant88 More Short Stories by Guy de MaupassantQuick View
    • 88 More Short Stories by Guy de Maupassant88 More Short Stories by Guy de MaupassantQuick View
    • 88 More Short Stories by Guy de Maupassant

    • £16.00
    • Guy de Maupassant was a master of the short story. This collection displays his lively diversity, with tales that vary in theme and tone, ranging from tragedy and satire to comedy and farce. In a lucidly direct style, he provides unflinching realism and sceptical irony. He depicts the deceptions, hypocrisies…
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  • 88 Short Stories by Guy de Maupassant88 Short Stories by Guy de MaupassantQuick View
    • 88 Short Stories by Guy de Maupassant88 Short Stories by Guy de MaupassantQuick View
    • 88 Short Stories by Guy de Maupassant

    • £12.00
    • Guy de Maupassant was a master of the short story. This collection displays his lively diversity, with tales that vary in theme and tone, ranging from tragedy and satire to comedy and farce. In a lucidly direct style, he provides unflinching realism and sceptical irony. He depicts the deceptions, hypocrisies…
    • Add to basket
  • Ballades (French and English)Ballades (French and English)Quick View
    • Ballades (French and English)Ballades (French and English)Quick View
    • Ballades (French and English)

    • £20.00
    • François Villon (c. 1431 – c. 1463) is the best known French poet of the Late Middle Ages. He was involved in criminal behavior and had multiple encounters with law enforcement authorities. Villon wrote about some of these experiences in his poems. A limited edition (5000 on ordinary paper) of…
    • Add to basket
  • Beowulf – A New Verse Translation (Bilingual Edition)Beowulf – A New Verse Translation (Bilingual Edition)Quick View
    • Beowulf – A New Verse Translation (Bilingual Edition)Beowulf – A New Verse Translation (Bilingual Edition)Quick View
    • Beowulf – A New Verse Translation (Bilingual Edition)

    • £80.00
    • A brilliant and faithful rendering of the Anglo-Saxon epic from the Nobel laureate. Composed toward the end of the first millennium, Beowulf is the elegiac narrative of the adventures of the Scandinavian hero who saves the Danes from the Grendel and, later, from Grendel's mother. He then returns to his…
    • Add to basket
  • Candide or All for the bestCandide or All for the bestQuick View
  • Doctor ZhivagoDoctor ZhivagoQuick View
    • Doctor ZhivagoDoctor ZhivagoQuick View
    • Doctor Zhivago

    • £40.00
    • Banned in the Soviet Union until 1988, Doctor Zhivago is the epic story of the life and loves of a poet-physician during the turmoil of the Russian Revolution. Taking his family from Moscow to what he hopes will be shelter in the Ural Mountains, Yuri Zhivago finds himself instead embroiled…
    • Add to basket
  • Hans Andersen’s Dream StoriesHans Andersen’s Dream StoriesQuick View
    • Hans Andersen’s Dream StoriesHans Andersen’s Dream StoriesQuick View
    • Hans Andersen’s Dream Stories

    • £25.00
    • Some of Andersen's most loved stories together with some less well-known. Incl: The Fir-Tree, The Daisy, Soup from a Sausage Skewer, What the Moon Saw; The Goloshes of Fortune, Under the Willow Tree, The Garden of Paradise.
    • Add to basket
  • In the Midst of WinterIn the Midst of WinterQuick View
    • In the Midst of WinterIn the Midst of WinterQuick View
    • In the Midst of Winter

    • £20.00
    • In the Midst of Winter begins with a minor traffic accident--which becomes the catalyst for an unexpected and moving love story between two people who thought they were deep into the winter of their lives. Richard Bowmaster--a 60-year-old human rights scholar--hits the car of Evelyn Ortega--a young, undocumented immigrant from…
    • Add to basket
  • Inés of My SoulInés of My SoulQuick View
    • Inés of My SoulInés of My SoulQuick View
    • Inés of My Soul

    • £15.00
    • A real historical figure, Inés Suarez came to Chile with the Conquistadors in 1540, helping to claim the territory for Spain and to found the first Spanish settlement in Santiago. In this remarkable novel, Isabel Allende – one of the world's most spellbinding storytellers – re-imagines Inés's life and that…
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  • Le Cimitière Marin / The Graveyard by the Sea (parallel English & French)Le Cimitière Marin / The Graveyard by the Sea (parallel English & French)Quick View
  • Louise de la VallièreLouise de la VallièreQuick View
    • Louise de la VallièreLouise de la VallièreQuick View
    • Louise de la Vallière

    • £8.00
    • The second volume in the trilogy which begins with The Vicomte de Bragelonne and concludes with The Man in the Iron Mask. It is early summer, 1661, and the royal court of France is in turmoil. Can it be true that the King is in love with the Duchess d'Orleans?…
    • Add to basket
  • New YorkNew YorkQuick View
    • New YorkNew YorkQuick View
    • New York

    • £50.00
    • After four visits during the 1920s, Paul Morand wrote a profile of the city of New York in 1930. This English translation came out the following year. Theodore Purdy, Jr. wrote about the book: "There is a good deal in it that is inaccurate, and the spellings of American names…
    • Add to basket
  • Nurmi, or the Journey to the TroutNurmi, or the Journey to the TroutQuick View
    • Nurmi, or the Journey to the TroutNurmi, or the Journey to the TroutQuick View
    • Nurmi, or the Journey to the Trout

    • £50.00
    • The Munich author Gerhard Köpf (Piranesi's Dream) is a master storyteller. In his new novel, too, Nurmi or The Journey to the Trout, he proves to be a shrewd and virtuoso sorcerer of language. The narrator in the novel sketches from his memory the vivid portrait of his uncle --…
    • Add to basket
  • PapillonPapillonQuick View
    • PapillonPapillonQuick View
    • Papillon

    • £35.00
    • An immediate sensation upon its publication, Papillon is a vivid memoir of brutal penal colonies, daring prison breaks and heroic adventure on shark-infested seas. Condemned for a murder he did not commit, Henri Charriere, nicknamed Papillon, was sent to the penal colony of French Guiana. Forty-two days after his arrival…
    • Add to basket
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