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Classic fiction (pre c 1945)

Paperback. Professor Timofey Pnin, previously of Tsarist Russia, is now precariously positioned at the heart of campus America. Battling with American life and language, Pnin must face great hazards in this new world. Series: Penguin Modern Classics. Num Pages: 176 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 130 x 14. Weight in Grams: 136.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Condition
New
SKU
9780141183756
ISBN
9780141183756
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 12.99
€ 9.76

Paperback. Set in the 1950s Paris of American expatriates, liaisons, and violence, this title presents a story of a fated love triangle that explores the conflicts between desire, conventional morality and sexual identity. Num Pages: 176 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 128 x 11. Weight in Grams: 138.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Condition
New
Edition
01st Edition
SKU
9780141186351
ISBN
9780141186351
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 9.72

Paperback. Katharine Hilbery is beautiful and privileged, but uncertain of her future. She must choose between becoming engaged to the oddly prosaic poet William Rodney, and her dangerous attraction to the passionate Ralph Denham. Num Pages: 496 pages, 1 map. BIC Classification: FA; FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 130 x 25. Weight in Grams: 348.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Publisher
Penguin Twentieth-Century Classics
Condition
New
Edition
Revised ed.
SKU
9780140185683
ISBN
9780140185683
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 10.33

Mass Market Paperback. 'On the morning of April 16, Dr Rieux emerged from his consulting-room and came across a dead rat in the middle of the landing.' It starts with the rats. Vomiting blood, they die in their hundreds, then in their thousands. When the rats are all gone, the citizens begin to fall sick. Like the rats, they too die in ever greater numbers. Num Pages: 304 pages. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 180 x 113 x 20. Weight in Grams: 176.
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Penguin
Condition
New
SKU
9780141049236
ISBN
9780141049236
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 9.20

Paperback. The more solitary, the more friendless, the more unsustained I am, the more I will respect myself. This is a story of a defiant, fiercely intelligent woman who refuses to accept her appointed place in society and instead finds love on her own terms has become famous as one of the greatest romances ever written. Series: The Penguin English Library. Num Pages: 576 pages. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 26. Weight in Grams: 404.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Condition
New
SKU
9780141198859
ISBN
9780141198859
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 7.99
€ 7.53

Paperback. Tells the story of Dorian Gray, a beautiful yet corrupt man. When he wishes that a perfect portrait of himself would bear the signs of ageing in his place, the picture becomes his hideous secret, as it follows Dorian's own downward spiral into cruelty and depravity. Series: The Penguin English Library. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 123 x 187 x 13. Weight in Grams: 186.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Condition
New
Edition
01st Edition
SKU
9780141199498
ISBN
9780141199498
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 9.99
€ 8.05

Paperback. Lee Chong, the owner of the well-stocked grocery store, is also the proprietor of the Palace Flophouse that Mack and his troupe of good-natured 'boys' call home. Dora runs the Bear Flag Restaurant with clockwork efficiency and a generous heart, and Doc, secreted away in his home at Western Biological Laboratories, is the fount of all wisdom. Series: Penguin Modern Classics. Num Pages: 176 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 9. Weight in Grams: 128.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Condition
New
SKU
9780141185088
ISBN
9780141185088
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 9.76

Paperback. Spanning the years from the late Victorian period to the Second World War, this title follows Phillip Maddison into the Great War, surviving in the face of terror, from the famous Christmas Truce of 1914 to the gas attacks of the Battle of Loos the following year. Series: A Chronicle of Ancient Sunlight. Num Pages: 416 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 133 x 284 x 34. Weight in Grams: 440.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Faber & Faber United Kingdom
Number of pages
416
Condition
New
SKU
V9780571273089
ISBN
9780571273089
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 21.86

Paperback. Series: Modern Library. Num Pages: 350 pages. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 203 x 133 x 22. Weight in Grams: 308.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
Modern Library
Edition
Modern Library
Condition
New
SKU
KSC0000846
ISBN
9780679642176
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 5.17

Paperback. A tale of mystery, entanglement, surprise and moral obliquity in which Cytherea has taken a position as lady's maid to the eccentric arch-intriguer, Miss Aldclyffe. On discovering that the man she loves, Edward Springrove, is already engaged to his cousin, Cytherea comes under the influence of Miss Aldclyffe's steward Manston. Editor(s): Rimmer, Mary. Num Pages: 512 pages, notes. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 2ACG; DSBF; DSK; FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 130 x 24. Weight in Grams: 358.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Condition
New
SKU
9780140435238
ISBN
9780140435238
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 12.99
€ 9.70

Paperback. The story of a young girl, Catherine Morland who leaves her sheltered, rural home to enter the busy, sophisticated world of Bath in the late 1790s. Series Editor(s): Carabine, Dr. Keith. Series: Wordsworth Classics. Num Pages: 224 pages, notes, bibliography. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 127 x 13. Weight in Grams: 148.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1992
Publisher
Wordsworth Editions
Condition
New
Edition
Reprint
SKU
9781853260438
ISBN
9781853260438
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 5.22

Hardcover. Long suppressed in its native land, this account of strange doings in Moscow in the 1930s provides us with the essence of the sceptical, trenchant, unadulterated voice of dissent. Translator(s): Glenny, Michael. Num Pages: 446 pages. BIC Classification: FC; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 205 x 134 x 31. Weight in Grams: 596.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1992
Publisher
Everyman
Condition
New
SKU
9781857150667
ISBN
9781857150667
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 20.99
€ 12.01

Paperback. Kate Chopin's classic, an American Anna Karenina, joins Canongate's Canons series. With an introduction by Barbara Kingsolver Series: Canons. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 200 x 130 x 33. Weight in Grams: 184.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Canongate Canons
Condition
New
SKU
9781782117131
ISBN
9781782117131
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 9.99
€ 8.03

Paperback. Nan Shepherd's greatest novel; a masterpiece of Scottish modernism. 'A blazingly brilliant writer' - Robert Macfarlane Series: Canons. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 132 x 198 x 48. Weight in Grams: 170.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Canongate Canons
Condition
New
SKU
9781782118862
ISBN
9781782118862
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 9.20

Paperback. HarperCollins is proud to present its range of best-loved, essential classics. Series: Collins Classics. Num Pages: 400 pages. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 175 x 225 x 26. Weight in Grams: 218.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
William Collins
Condition
New
Edition
Reprint
SKU
9780007350810
ISBN
9780007350810
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 4.64

Hardcover. Contains two small masterpieces in one volume. In the disastrous love affairs and gambling adventures of Alexei Ivanovich, the author explores the irresistible temptation to look into the abyss of ultimate risk that he believed was an essential part of the Russian national character. Translator(s): Pevear, Richard; Volokhonsky, Larissa. Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 134 x 212 x 27. Weight in Grams: 528.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2005
Publisher
Everyman United Kingdom
Edition
New Ed
Number of pages
160
Condition
New
SKU
V9781857152951
ISBN
9781857152951
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 13.27

Paperback. Tells the turbulent story of two women, their husbands and their lovers, set against the intricate web of dynastic alliances and class contrasts of Madrid in the 1870s. Num Pages: 848 pages. BIC Classification: FC; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 49. Weight in Grams: 606.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1989
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
848
Condition
New
SKU
V9780140433050
ISBN
9780140433050
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 21.99
€ 17.45

Paperback. At a glittering society party in St Petersburg in 1805, conversations are dominated by the prospect of war. In this book, the author entwines grand themes - conflict and love, birth and death, free will and faith - with unforgettable scenes of nineteenth-century Russia, to create a magnificent epic of human life in its imperfection and grandeur. Translator(s): Briggs, Anthony. Num Pages: 1440 pages, maps. BIC Classification: FC; FYT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 134 x 60. Weight in Grams: 964.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Condition
New
Edition
Illustrated
SKU
9780140447934
ISBN
9780140447934
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 12.99
€ 9.76

Paperback. Berlin, 1940, and the city is filled with fear. At the house on 55 Jablonski Strasse, its various occupants try to live under Nazi rule in their different ways: the bullying Hitler loyalists the Persickes, the retired judge Fromm and the unassuming couple Otto and Anna Quangel. Translator(s): Hofmann, Michael. Series: Penguin Modern Classics. Num Pages: 608 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 28. Weight in Grams: 416 608pp
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Condition
New
Edition
01st Edition
SKU
9780141189383
ISBN
9780141189383
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 14.99
€ 9.76

Paperback. A story of Joad family, who are forced to travel west from Dust Bowl era Oklahoma in search of the promised land of California. Series: Penguin Modern Classics. Num Pages: 528 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 204 x 153 x 23. Weight in Grams: 358.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Condition
New
Edition
01st Edition
SKU
9780141185064
ISBN
9780141185064
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 12.99
€ 9.50