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Classic fiction (pre c 1945)

Paperback. A novel of hypocrisy and double standards. It tells of Tess Durbeyfield, the daughter of a poor and dissipated villager, who learns that she may be descended from the ancient family of d'Urbeville. In her search for respectability her fortunes fluctuate wildly, and the story assumes the proportions of a Greek tragedy. Series Editor(s): Carabine, Dr. Keith. Series: Wordsworth Classics. Num Pages: 384 pages, notes, bibliography. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 130 x 21. Weight in Grams: 248. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1992
Publisher
Wordsworth Editions
Condition
Used, Very Good
Edition
Reprint
SKU
KRA0009751
ISBN
9781853260056
Paperback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 17.95

Paperback. Set in the imaginary mid-Victorian Northern industrial town of Coketown with its blackened factories, downtrodden workers and polluted environment, which is the the soulless domain of the strict utilitarian Thomas Gradgrind and the heartless factory owner Josiah Bounderby. Illustrator(s): Walker, Fiona; Greiffenhagen, Maurice. Series Editor(s): Carabine, Dr. Keith. Series: Wordsworth Classics. Num Pages: 272 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 126 x 15. Weight in Grams: 178. Paperback in good to very good condition. Some shelf wear.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1995
Publisher
Wordsworth Editions
Edition
New
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KRF0020563
ISBN
9781853262326
Paperback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 4.99

Paperback. This critical study re-evaluates the place and importance of Civil War fiction in American literary history. It contains a collection of essays written by novelists and scholars of the Civil War, that examine 14 works considered classics of Civil War fiction published before 1950. Editor(s): Madden, David; Bach, Peggy. Series: Civil War fiction. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 2ABM; 3JH; DSBF; FC; FJM; HBJK; HBLL; HBWJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 18. Weight in Grams: 354. An excellent, clean copy
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
University of Alabama Press Tuscaloosa
Edition
1St Edition
Number of pages
240
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
KRS0018613
ISBN
9780817310929
Paperback
Condition: Used, Like New

€ 17.95

Paperback. For years a young man known only as Philippe has languished in the Bastille, ignorant of the crime for which he has been condemned, until a visitor reveals the circumstances of his imprisonment. It is a story of concealed identity, dishonour and treachery that could destroy the French monarchy. Series Editor(s): Carabine, Dr. Keith. Series: Wordsworth Classics. Num Pages: 656 pages. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 129 x 37. Weight in Grams: 422.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
Wordsworth Editions
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
KTJ0004191
ISBN
9781840224351
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 4.99

Paperback. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: ABA; CBW; VS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 188 x 229 x 23. Weight in Grams: 388.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Hachette Books Ireland
Condition
New
SKU
9781444795189
ISBN
9781444795189
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 9.99
€ 6.23

Paperback. Anne Elliot lives at the time of the Napoleonic wars, a time of accident, adventure, the making of new fortunes and alliances. A woman of no importance, she manoeuvres in her restricted circumstances as her long-time love Captain Wentworth did in the wars. Series Editor(s): Carabine, Dr. Keith. Series: Wordsworth Classics. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 126 x 13. Weight in Grams: 150. Already read but good clean copy
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1993
Publisher
Wordsworth Editions
Edition
New edition
Condition
Used, Good
SKU
KDK0016291
ISBN
9781853260568
Paperback
Condition: Used, Good

€ 4.99

Paperback. Series: Hesperus Classics. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 194 x 229 x 12. Weight in Grams: 174.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Hesperus Press
Condition
New
SKU
KTG0012776
ISBN
9781843910213
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 4.99

Paperback. HarperCollins is proud to present its incredible range of best-loved, essential classics. Series: Collins Classics. Num Pages: 340 pages. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 177 x 111 x 15. Weight in Grams: 128.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
HarperCollins Publishers United Kingdom
Edition
UK ed.
Number of pages
340
Condition
New
SKU
V9780007925520
ISBN
9780007925520
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 5.29

Paperback. On a poor farm near Starkfield in western Massachusetts, Ethan Frome struggles to wrest a living from the land, unassisted by his whining and hypochondriacal wife Zeena. When Zeena's young cousin Mattie Silver is left destitute, the only place she can go is Ethan's farm. Series Editor(s): Carabine, Dr. Keith. Series: Wordsworth Classics. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 128 x 7. Weight in Grams: 92.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
Wordsworth Editions
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781840224085
ISBN
9781840224085
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 5.58

Paperback. Thrown in prison for a crime he has not committed Edmond Dantes spends fourteen bitter years imprisoned in grim fortress of If. There he learns of a great hoard of treasure hidden on Isle of Monte Cristo and becomes determined not only to escape, but also to unearth treasure and use it to plot destruction of men responsive for his incarceration. Translator(s): Buss, Robin. Num Pages: 1312 pages, chronology, notes. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 56. Weight in Grams: 888.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Condition
New
SKU
9780140449266
ISBN
9780140449266
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 6.10

Paperback. Between the First World War and the Wall Street Crash the French Riviera was the stylish place for wealthy Americans to visit. Among the most fashionable are psychoanalyst Dick Diver and his wife Nicole, who hold court at their villa. Num Pages: 400 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 18. Weight in Grams: 276.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Condition
New
SKU
9780141183596
ISBN
9780141183596
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 10.99
€ 9.14

Paperback. Enderby is a poet, social critic and Catholic. He may be found hiding in the lavatory where much of his best work is composed, or perhaps in Rome, brainwashed into respectability by a glamorous wife, aftershave and the dolce vita. Num Pages: 672 pages. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 191 x 35. Weight in Grams: 482.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Vintage Classics
Condition
New
SKU
9780099541431
ISBN
9780099541431
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 14.99
€ 11.50

Paperback. Num Pages: 112 pages. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 181 x 111. .
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
Penguin
Condition
New
SKU
9780241980378
ISBN
9780241980378
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 9.99
€ 8.82

Paperback. A nameless young governess sent to a country house to take charge of two orphans, Miles and Flora. Unsettled by a dark foreboding of menace within the house, she soon comes to believe that something malevolent is stalking the children in her care. Editor(s): Bromwich, David. Num Pages: 176 pages. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 12. Weight in Grams: 134.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Condition
New
SKU
9780141441351
ISBN
9780141441351
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 7.70

Paperback. Mr Harding is a good man, the warden to an alms house which provides a peaceful home to twelve old men. The young and zealous John Bold is also a good man, but he believes he sees in Harding's comfortable existence an injustice which must be exposed. The law, the church and the self-righteous press all have their say in the scandal that ensues. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 149 x 197 x 14. Weight in Grams: 168.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Vintage Classics
Condition
New
SKU
9780099528654
ISBN
9780099528654
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 7.99
€ 5.70

Paperback. Mr Charles Pooter has just moved into a home in Holloway with his dear wife Carrie. Unfortunately neither his friends Mr Cummings and Mr Gowing, nor the butcher, the greengrocer's boy and the Lord Mayor seem to recognise Mr Pooter's innate gentility, and his disappointing son Lupin has gone and got himself involved with a most unsuitable fiancee. Num Pages: 176 pages, b/w line drawings. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 12. Weight in Grams: 132.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Vintage Classics
Condition
New
SKU
9780099540885
ISBN
9780099540885
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 9.99
€ 6.23

Paperback. HarperCollins is proud to present its incredible range of best-loved, essential classics. Series: Collins Classics. Num Pages: 520 pages. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 178 x 114 x 30. Weight in Grams: 254.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
HarperCollins Publishers United Kingdom
Number of pages
520
Condition
New
SKU
V9780007925544
ISBN
9780007925544
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 5.29

Paperback. Offers a collection of stories, including "The Canterville Ghost", and "The Happy Prince". Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 132 x 15. Weight in Grams: 180.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Condition
New
SKU
9780141192666
ISBN
9780141192666
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 10.99
€ 4.99

Paperback. Unwelcome guests are descending on Blandings Castle, particularly the overbearing Duke of Dunstable, who settles in the Garden Suite with no intention of leaving, and Lady Constance, Lord Emsworth's sister and a lady of firm disposition, who arrives unexpectedly from New York. Skulduggery is also afoot involving the sale of a modern nude painting. Series: Blandings Castle. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 16. Weight in Grams: 184.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Arrow
Condition
New
SKU
9780099514022
ISBN
9780099514022
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 9.69

Hardcover. Lord Emsworth's prized pig, the Empress of Blandings, is at the centre of Wodehouse's hilarious tale of mistaken identity, the triumph of young love, and general mayhem among the twits at Blandings Castle. Series: Everyman's Library P G Wodehouse. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 191 x 136 x 23. Weight in Grams: 326.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Everyman
Condition
New
SKU
9781841591612
ISBN
9781841591612
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 15.99
€ 10.84