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Hardcover. Coketown is dominated by the figure of Mr Thomas Gradgrind, school headmaster and model of Utilitarian success. Feeding both his pupils and family with facts, he bans fancy and wonder from any young minds. As a consequence his obedient daughter Louisa marries the loveless businessman and 'bully of humanity' Mr Bounderby. Series: Penguin Clothbound Classics. Num Pages: 368 pages. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 203 x 131 x 33. Weight in Grams: 492.
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
SKU
9780141198347
ISBN
9780141198347

€ 18.99
€ 12.16

Hardcover. As the interminable case of Jarndyce and Jarndyce grinds its way through the Court of Chancery, it draws together a disparate group of people: Ada and Richard Clare, whose inheritance is gradually being devoured by legal costs; Esther Summerson, a ward of court, whose parentage is a source of deepening mystery; and, more. Series: Penguin Clothbound Classics. Num Pages: 1088 pages. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 203 x 133 x 46. Weight in Grams: 946.
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
SKU
9780141198354
ISBN
9780141198354

€ 17.99
€ 12.17

Hardcover. Recounts author's experiences from childhood to the discovery of his vocation as a successful novelist. This book draws openly and revealingly on author's own life. Series: Penguin Clothbound Classics. Num Pages: 1024 pages. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 137 x 199 x 45. Weight in Grams: 880.
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
SKU
9780141394640
ISBN
9780141394640

€ 29.15

Hardcover.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
Penguin Classics
SKU
9780241331606
ISBN
9780241331606

€ 17.99
€ 12.40

Hardcover. George Eliot's most ambitious novel is a masterly evocation of diverse lives and changing fortunes in a provincial community. Peopling its landscape are Dorothea Brooke, a young idealist whose search for intellectual fulfillment leads her into a disastrous marriage to the pedantic scholar Casaubon. Series: Penguin Clothbound Classics. Num Pages: 880 pages. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 156 x 204 x 51. Weight in Grams: 1000.
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
SKU
9780141196893
ISBN
9780141196893

€ 20.99
€ 13.21

Hardcover. When Tess Durbeyfield is driven by family poverty to claim kinship with the wealthy D'Urbervilles and seek a portion of their family fortune, meeting her 'cousin' Alec proves to be her downfall. A very different man, Angel Clare, seems to offer her love and salvation, but Tess must choose whether to reveal her past or remain silent. Editor(s): Dolin, Tim. Series: Penguin Clothbound Classics. Num Pages: 592 pages, black & white line drawings, maps. BIC Classification: FA; FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 203 x 137 x 47. Weight in Grams: 730.
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
SKU
9780141040332
ISBN
9780141040332

€ 17.99
€ 12.19

Hardcover.
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2019
SKU
9780241382691
ISBN
9780241382691

€ 17.99
€ 11.88

Hardcover.
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2018
SKU
9780241347775
ISBN
9780241347775

€ 19.99
€ 13.25

Hardcover. Confronted by natural and supernatural threats - shipwrecks, battles, monsters and the implacable enmity of the sea-god Poseidon - Odysseus must use his wit and native cunning if he is to reach his homeland safely and overcome the obstacles that, even there, await him. Series: Penguin Clothbound Classics. Num Pages: 416 pages, maps. BIC Classification: DCF; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 204 x 136 x 35. Weight in Grams: 544.
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
SKU
9780141192444
ISBN
9780141192444

€ 17.99
€ 12.27

Hardcover. Centres on the critical events in the last year of the Trojan War, which lead to Achilleus' killing of Hektor and determine the fate of Troy. This book presents a universal and tragic view of the world, of human life lived under the shadow of suffering and death, set against a vast and largely unpitying divine background. Translator(s): Rieu, E. V.; Jones, Peter. Series: Penguin Clothbound Classics. Num Pages: 560 pages. BIC Classification: DCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 205 x 144 x 36. Weight in Grams: 672.
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
SKU
9780141394657
ISBN
9780141394657

€ 19.99
€ 13.21

Hardcover. When Isabel Archer, a beautiful, spirited American, is brought to Europe by her wealthy aunt Touchett, it is expected that she will soon marry. But Isabel, resolved to enjoy her freedom, does not hesitate to turn down two eligible suitors. Then she finds herself irresistibly drawn to Gilbert Osmond. Series: Penguin Clothbound Classics. Num Pages: 768 pages. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 205 x 143 x 47. Weight in Grams: 874.
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
SKU
9780141394664
ISBN
9780141394664

€ 22.99
€ 14.32

Hardcover. .
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
SKU
9780241292723
ISBN
9780241292723

€ 24.00
€ 17.95

Hardcover. Features Captain Ahab who is an eerily compelling madman who focuses his distilled hatred and suffering (and that of generations before him) into the pursuit of a creature as vast, dangerous and unknowable as the sea itself. This title is a haunting social commentary populated with some of the most enduring characters in literature. Series: Penguin Clothbound Classics. Num Pages: 720 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 207 x 138 x 44. Weight in Grams: 832.
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
SKU
9780141199603
ISBN
9780141199603

€ 23.99
€ 13.75

Hardcover. Series: Penguin Clothbound Classics. Num Pages: 512 pages. BIC Classification: DCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 203 x 140 x 43. Weight in Grams: 644.
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
SKU
9780141394633
ISBN
9780141394633

€ 19.99
€ 14.26

Hardcover. Beginning with the creation of the world and ending with the deification of Augustus, this book interweaves many of the best-known myths and legends of Ancient Greece and Rome, including Daedalus and Icarus, Pyramus and Thisbe, Pygmalion, Perseus and Andromeda, and the fall of Troy. Translator(s): Raeburn, David. Series: Penguin Clothbound Classics. Num Pages: 768 pages. BIC Classification: 2ADL; DB; DCF; DSBB; DSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 204 x 132 x 46. Weight in Grams: 888.
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
SKU
9780141394619
ISBN
9780141394619

€ 28.99
€ 17.46

Hardcover. Marco Polo voyages began in 1271 with a visit to China, after which he served the Kublai Khan on numerous diplomatic missions. This translation gives an account of his travels and offers a glimpse of what he encountered abroad: unfamiliar religions, customs and societies; the spices and silks of the East; and wild beasts of faraway. Translator(s): Cliff, Nigel. Series: Penguin Clothbound Classics. Num Pages: 480 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1F; BTH; WTLC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 206 x 132 x 32. Weight in Grams: 592.
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
SKU
9780141198774
ISBN
9780141198774

€ 20.99
€ 13.21

Hardcover. Series: Penguin Clothbound Classics. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 138 x 226 x 20. Weight in Grams: 304.
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
SKU
9780241281901
ISBN
9780241281901

€ 19.99
€ 13.22

Hardcover. Part of the "Clothbound Classics" series, this title collects sonnets of Shakespeare's that deal with eternal subjects such as love and infidelity, memory and mortality, and the destruction wreaked by Time. It also includes the sonnet "A Lover's Complaint", in which a young woman is overheard lamenting her betrayal by a heartless seducer. Series: Penguin Clothbound Classics. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: DC; DSG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 204 x 138 x 24. Weight in Grams: 386.
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
SKU
9780141192574
ISBN
9780141192574

€ 17.99
€ 12.17

Hardcover. Obsessed by creating life itself, Victor Frankenstein plunders graveyards for the material to fashion a new being, which he shocks into life by electricity. But his botched creature, rejected by Frankenstein and denied human companionship, sets out to destroy his maker and all that he holds dear. Series: Penguin Clothbound Classics. Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 200 x 139 x 31. Weight in Grams: 464.
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
SKU
9780141393391
ISBN
9780141393391

€ 17.99
€ 12.16

Hardcover. When Kino, an Indian pearl-diver, finds 'the Pearl of the world' he believes that his life will be magically transformed. He will marry Juana in church and their little boy, Coyotito, will be able to attend school. Obsessed by his dreams, Kino is blind to the greed, fear and even violence the pearl arouses in him and his neighbours. Series: Penguin Clothbound Classics. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 132 x 205 x 15. Weight in Grams: 232.
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
SKU
9780141394688
ISBN
9780141394688

€ 16.99
€ 11.07

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