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Classic fiction (pre c 1945)

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Classic fiction (pre c 1945)

Paperback. The illegitimate and impoverished son of a dressmaker and a nobleman, Hyacinth Robinson has grown up with a strong sense of beauty that heightens his acute sympathy for the inequalities that surround him. Drawn into a secret circle of radical politics he makes a rash vow to commit a violent act of terrorism. Editor(s): Brewer, Derek. Num Pages: 608 pages. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 130 x 36. Weight in Grams: 432.
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1987
Edition
Reissue
Condition
New
SKU
V9780140432541
ISBN
9780140432541
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 13.33

Paperback. The Princess of Cleves, often called the first modern French novel, was published anonymously in 1678 and was received with enthusiasm by its contemporary audience. Editor(s): Lyons, John D. Series: Norton Critical Editions. Num Pages: 320 pages, bibliography. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 212 x 130 x 17. Weight in Grams: 348.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1993
Publisher
W. W. Norton & Company
Number of pages
314
Condition
New
SKU
V9780393963335
ISBN
9780393963335
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.99
€ 17.38

Paperback. This translation of the novel "La Princesse de Cleves", originally written in 1678, tells of life at Court in 17th-century France. Translator(s): Buss, Robin. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 130 x 12. Weight in Grams: 148.
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1992
Edition
Reissue
Condition
New
SKU
V9780140445879
ISBN
9780140445879
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 14.99
€ 11.77

Paperback. Translator(s): Cave, Terence. Series: Oxford World's Classics. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 214 x 128 x 13. Weight in Grams: 204.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
288
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
Reissue
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199539178
ISBN
9780199539178
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 10.73

Hardback. Series: Macmillan Collector's Library. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 150 x 93. .
Publisher
Pan Macmillan
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
Main Market Ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781509834587
ISBN
9781509834587
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 10.85

paperback. Robert Wringham's family is composed of a dissolute father and brother, a pious mother, and a rival father in the person of a fanatical Calvinist minister. He comes to believe that he is one of the elect, predestined to be saved, while others are damned. Editor(s): Miller, Karl. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 128 x 19. Weight in Grams: 236.
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
320
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141441535
ISBN
9780141441535
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 10.99
€ 9.38

Paperback. Wringhim believes himself to be one of the elect, predestined for salvation and exempt from moral law, who embarks on a career as a murderer under the influence of a mysterious double. Hogg's terrifying masterpiece is presented in a new edition with an introduction that explores his remarkable career and the novel's originality and sophistication. Editor(s): Duncan, Ian. Series: Oxford World's Classics. Num Pages: 272 pages, facsimile frontispiece. BIC Classification: FC; FW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 130 x 17. Weight in Grams: 206.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
272
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
New
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199217953
ISBN
9780199217953
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 10.99
€ 9.38

Paperback. Escaping a dreary clerkship in industrial Yorkshire by taking a job as a teacher in Belgium, the hero gets entangled with the sensuous but manipulative Zoraide Reuter, which complicates his affections for a penniless girl who is both teacher and pupil in Reuter's school. Editor(s): Glen, Heather. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 129 x 20. Weight in Grams: 244.
Publisher
Penguin Classics London
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1989
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780140433111
ISBN
9780140433111
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 10.93

Paperback. Editor(s): Smith, Margaret; Rosengarten, Herbert. Series: Oxford World's Classics. Num Pages: 304 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; 3JH; DSBF; DSK; FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 131 x 15. Weight in Grams: 216. Previously read copy. Some shelfwear and/or soiling. Good overall
Condition
Used, Good
Publisher
Oxford University Press New York
Number of pages
304
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
Reissue
SKU
KST0029981
ISBN
9780199536672
Paperback
Condition: Used, Good

€ 11.99
€ 9.83

Hardback. Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 160 x 239 x 19. Weight in Grams: 618.
Publisher
Arcturus Publishing Ltd
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781784046453
ISBN
9781784046453
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 19.99
€ 15.36

Hardcover. Series: Macmillan Collector's Library. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 3JJ; DCF; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 150 x 93. .
Publisher
Macmillan Collector's Library
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
New Edit/Cover
Condition
New
SKU
V9781909621596
ISBN
9781909621596
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 14.99
€ 11.62

Paperback. Tells the story of Adam Jeffson: the first man to reach the North Pole and the last man left alive on earth. Editor(s): Sutherland, John. Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 129 x 20. Weight in Grams: 258.
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd
Number of pages
352
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141196428
ISBN
9780141196428
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 10.94

Paperback. Features two versions of a strange story set in the weird landscape of Portland. This book features a man who is obsessed both with the search for his ideal woman and with sculpting the perfect figure of Aphrodite. Editor(s): Ingham, Patricia. Num Pages: 416 pages, maps. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 2AB; DSBF; DSK; FC; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 25. Weight in Grams: 308.
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
416
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Condition
New
SKU
V9780140435191
ISBN
9780140435191
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 14.09

Paperback. "The Quaker City" is an expose of social corruption, personal debauchery and the sexual exploitation of women in the antebellum Philadelphia. "The Monks of the Monk Hall" illuminates urban America in the 19th century. Both these novels are edited and introduced in this volume. Num Pages: 640 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 208 x 142 x 34. Weight in Grams: 706.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1995
Publisher
University of Massachusetts Press
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780870239717
ISBN
9780870239717
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 40.99
€ 33.47

Paperback. Editor(s): Kahn, Andrew. Translator(s): Myers, Alan. Series: Oxford World's Classics. Num Pages: 336 pages. BIC Classification: FC; FYB; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 129 x 17. Weight in Grams: 236.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
336
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199538652
ISBN
9780199538652
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 14.99
€ 12.44

Paperback. This collection of Pushkin's shorter fiction contains a number of lesser-known works by Pushkin which are not easily available in English, including the novel Dubrovsky and the stories Egyptian Nights and Peter the Great's Negro. Translator(s): Debreczeny, Paul. Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). .
Publisher
Alma Classics
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847494788
ISBN
9781847494788
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 10.78

Paperback. A collection of short fiction that showcases the author's application of Romantic sensibilities to uncompromising studies of human frailty. It includes stories: "The Queen of Spades", "The Negro of Peter the Great", and, "The Captain's Daughter". Translator(s): Edmonds, Rosemary. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: FC; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 130 x 19. Weight in Grams: 234.
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Number of pages
320
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1978
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780140441192
ISBN
9780140441192
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 14.08

Paperback. Num Pages: 204 pages, B&W. BIC Classification: FC; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 194 x 131 x 12. Weight in Grams: 216.
Publisher
Books of Africa Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780992686321
ISBN
9780992686321
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 12.20

Paperback. Grandfather, son and grandson are equally dependent on the empire: the first for his enoblement; the second for the civil virtues that make him a meticulous servant of an administration whose failure he can neither comprehend nor survive; the third for the family standards of conduct which he cannot attain but against which he is unable to rebel. Translator(s): Neugroschel, Joachim. Series: Penguin Modern Classics. Num Pages: 368 pages. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 131 x 200 x 26. Weight in Grams: 276.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd
Condition
New
SKU
9780141393421
ISBN
9780141393421
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 9.76

paperback. The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists is a classic representation of the impoverished and politically powerless underclass of British society in Edwardian England, ruthlessly exploited by the institutionalized corruption of their employers and the civic and religious authorities. Series Editor(s): Carabine, Dr. Keith. Series: Wordsworth Classics. Num Pages: 624 pages. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 127 x 32. Weight in Grams: 394.
Publisher
Wordsworth Editions
Number of pages
624
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781840226829
ISBN
9781840226829
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 6.28

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