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Pale Fire (Vintage International) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780679723424
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Published: Vintage - April 23rd, 1989

In Pale Fire Nabokov offers a cornucopia of deceptive pleasures: a 999-line poem by the reclusive genius John Shade; an adoring foreword and commentary by Shade's self-styled Boswell, Dr. Charles Kinbote; a darkly comic novel of suspense, literary idolatry and one-upmanship, and political intrigue.


The Stranger (Everyman's Library Contemporary Classics Series) Cover Image
By Albert Camus, Matthew Ward (Translated by), Keith Gore (Introduction by)
$20.00
ISBN: 9780679420262
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Published: Everyman's Library - February 23rd, 1993

(Book Jacket Status: Jacketed)

Albert Camus’s spare, laconic masterpiece about a Frenchman who murders an Arab in Algeria is famous for having diagnosed, with a clarity almost scientific, that condition of reckless alienation and spiritual exhaustion that characterized so much of twentieth-century life.


Slaughterhouse-Five: A Novel (Modern Library 100 Best Novels) Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780385333849
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Published: Dial Press Trade Paperback - January 12th, 1999

“A desperate, painfully honest attempt to confront the monstrous crimes of the twentieth century.”—Time
 
Selected by the Modern Library as one of the 100 best novels of all time
 


A Clockwork Orange (Norton Paperback Fiction) Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780393312836
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - April 17th, 1995

A vicious fifteen-year-old droog is the central character of this 1963 classic. In Anthony Burgess's nightmare vision of the future, where the criminals take over after dark, the story is told by the central character, Alex, who talks in a brutal invented slang that brilliantly renders his and his friends' social pathology.


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All the King's Men Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780156004800
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Published: Mariner Books - September 1st, 1996

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize, this classic book is generally regarded as the finest novel ever written on American politics. It describes the career of Willie Stark, a back-country lawyer whose idealism is overcome by his lust for power. 


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Watership Down: A Novel Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780743277709
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Published: Scribner - November 1st, 2005

Soon to be a major Netflix animated miniseries starring James McAvoy, Nicholas Hoult, and Oscar and Grammy award-winner Sir Ben Kingsley.

A worldwide bestseller for more than forty years, Watership Down is the compelling tale of a band of wild rabbits struggling to hold onto their place in the world—“a classic yarn of discovery and struggle” (The New


Wide Sargasso Sea Cover Image
By Jean Rhys, Edwidge Danticat (Introduction by)
$14.95
ISBN: 9780393352566
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - January 25th, 2016

Wide Sargasso Sea, a masterpiece of modern fiction, was Jean Rhys's return to the literary center stage. She had a startling early career and was known for her extraordinary prose and haunting women characters.


Angle of Repose Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781101872765
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Published: Vintage - November 4th, 2014

An American masterpiece and iconic novel of the West by National Book Award and Pulitzer Prize winner Wallace Stegner—a deeply moving narrative of one family and the traditions of our national past.


The Monk (Oxford World's Classics) Cover Image
By Matthew Lewis, Nick Groom (Editor)
$9.95
ISBN: 9780198704454
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Published: Oxford University Press, USA - March 1st, 2016

'He was deaf to the murmurs of conscience, and resolved to satisfy his desires at any price.'


Persuasion Cover Image
By Jane Austen, Gillian Beer (Editor), Gillian Beer (Introduction by), Gillian Beer (Notes by)
$7.00
ISBN: 9780141439686
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Published: Penguin Classics - April 29th, 2003

Jane Austen's last completed novel, marrying witty social realism to a Cinderella love story


Till We Have Faces: A Myth Retold Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062565419
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Published: HarperOne - February 14th, 2017

A repackaged edition of the revered author’s retelling of the myth of Cupid and Psyche—what he and many others regard as his best novel.


The Lottery and Other Stories (Picador Modern Classics) Cover Image
By Shirley Jackson, A. M. Homes (Introduction by)
$15.00
ISBN: 9780374529536
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - March 9th, 2005

One of the most terrifying stories of the twentieth century, Shirley Jackson’s “The Lottery” created a sensation when it was first published in The New Yorker in 1948. "Power and haunting," and "nights of unrest" were typical reader responses.


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