Author: Ovid
Publisher: Penguin Classics
ISBN: 9780141394619
Size: 48.96 MB
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Ovid's sensuous and witty poetry brings together a dazzling array of mythological tales, ingeniously linked by the idea of transformation - often as a result of love or lust - where men and women find themselves magically changed into new ...

The Travels

Author: Marco Polo
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141198788
Size: 68.29 MB
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For this edition - the first completely new English translation of the Travels in over fifty years - Nigel Cliff has gone back to the original manuscript sources to produce a fresh, authoritative new version.

Jabberwocky And Other Nonsense

Author: Lewis Carroll
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141956690
Size: 11.82 MB
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This edition also includes notes, a chronology and an introduction by Gillian Beer that discusses Carroll's love of puzzles and wordplay and the relationship of his poetry with the Alice books 'Opening at random Gillian Beer's new edition ...

The Metamorphosis

Author: Franz Kafka
Publisher: The Floating Press
ISBN: 177541213X
Size: 42.20 MB
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The Metamorphosis begins almost comically. A man wakes up to find he has turned into an insect. But the claustrophobic, dirty room and the increasingly distressed narrator soon turn this into a tale of slow horror.

A Christmas Carol And Other Christmas Writings

Author: Charles Dickens
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141934735
Size: 56.61 MB
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Penguin Classics e-books give you the best possible editions of Charles Dickens's novels, including all the original illustrations, useful and informative introductions, the definitive, accurate text as it was meant to be published, a ...

The Canterbury Tales

Author: Geoffrey Chaucer
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486431622
Size: 73.16 MB
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The 14th-century pilgrims represent a range of philosophies, professions, and temperaments, and their vivid, realistic characterizations assured the Tales an instant and enduring success.

The Vegetarian

Author: Han Kang
Publisher: Hogarth
ISBN: 0553448196
Size: 31.98 MB
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Celebrated by critics around the world, The Vegetarian is a darkly allegorical, Kafka-esque tale of power, obsession, and one woman’s struggle to break free from the violence both without and within her.

Jane Austen

Author: Jane Austen
Publisher: Anthem Press
ISBN: 0857285823
Size: 46.65 MB
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This complete collection of her seven great novels – ‘Sense and Sensibility’, ‘Pride and Prejudice’, ‘Mansfield Park’, ‘Emma’, ‘Northanger Abbey’, ‘Persuasion’ and ‘Lady Susan’ – presented in a single volume ...