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Of Street Pieman

Paperback, 26/02/2015, £0.80
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Takes us from a balloon ride over Victorian London to a garden of blossom in Japan, from Tierra del Fuego to 16th century California and the Russian steppe. This title features stories lyrical and savage; poems epic and intimate; essays satirical and inspirational; and ideas that have shaped the lives of millions.

How a Ghastly Story Was Brought to Light by a Common or Garden Butcher's Dog

Paperback, 26/02/2015, £0.80
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Includes miniature tales that describe con men, tricksters, disasters, murders, rascals and lovers, and include Franz Kafka's favourite story.

Kasyan from the Beautiful Lands

Paperback, 26/02/2015, £0.80
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Takes us from a balloon ride over Victorian London to a garden of blossom in Japan, from Tierra del Fuego to 16th-century California and the Russian steppe. This title features stories lyrical and savage; poems epic and intimate; essays satirical and inspirational; and ideas that have shaped the lives of millions.

Reckoning

Paperback, 26/02/2015, £0.80
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Features two moving stories of love, loss, desire and divorce, from one of the great chroniclers of nineteenth-century New York life.

It Was Snowing Butterflies

Paperback, 26/02/2015, £1.00
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Takes us from a balloon ride over Victorian London to a garden of blossom in Japan, from Tierra del Fuego to 16th century California and the Russian steppe. This book features stories lyrical and savage; poems epic and intimate; essays satirical and inspirational; and ideas that have shaped the lives of millions.

Nun of Murano

Paperback, 03/03/2016, £1.00
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Swashbuckling serial seducer Casanova falls for a beautiful nun on the Venetian island of Murano - despite already being involved with another one...

Frogs

Paperback, 03/03/2016, £2.00
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Gives readers a taste of the Classics' huge range and diversity, with works from around the world and across the centuries - including fables, decadence, heartbreak, tall tales, satire, ghosts, battles and elephants.

Constitution of the United States

Paperback, 06/04/2017, £1.00
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Leonardo da Vinci

Paperback, 26/02/2015, £0.80
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Often called "the first art historian", the author writes with delight on the lives of Leonardo and other celebrated Renaissance artists.

Mrs Rosie and the Priest

Paperback, 26/02/2015, £0.80
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Contains four provocative stories from Boccaccio's Decameron, featuring cuckolded husbands, cross-dressing wives and very bad priests.

Hippo Banquet

Paperback, 26/02/2015, £0.80
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Includes adventures of doughty female Victorian explorer describe stumbling upon five hippos by night, dodging elephants and fighting off a leopard with a stool.

Trimalchio's Feast

Paperback, 26/02/2015, £0.80
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Presents a satirical portrait of a drunken, orgiastic Roman banquet, hosted by the grossly ostentatious Trimalchio.

Wailing Ghosts

Paperback, 26/02/2015, £0.80
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Includes Chinese stories, such as 'The Golden Goblet', 'Scorched Moth the Daoist' and 'The Black Beast.'

Modest Proposal

Paperback, 26/02/2015, £1.00
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Features Jonathan Swift's (1667-1745) devastating short satire on how to solve a famine.

Love That Moves the Sun and Other Stars

Paperback, 03/03/2016, £1.00
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Gives readers a taste of the Classics' huge range and diversity, with works from around the world and across the centuries - including fables, decadence, heartbreak, tall tales, satire, ghosts, battles and elephants.

Three Tang Dynasty Poets

Paperback, 26/02/2015, £0.80
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Offers a selection from three of the greatest and most enjoyable of Chinese poets.

Dolphins, the Whales and the Gudgeon

Paperback, 26/02/2015, £0.80
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Includes animal fables that are some of the earliest stories ever told, thought to have been composed by a slave in Greek antiquity and giving glimpses of a world that is harsh, pitiless and yet also eerily familiar.

Lips Too Chilled

Paperback, 26/02/2015, £0.80
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Takes you on a balloon ride over Victorian London to a garden of blossom in Japan, from Tierra del Fuego to 16th century California and the Russian steppe. This work includes stories, poems, essays and ideas that have shaped the lives of millions. It deals with books from around the world and across many centuries.

Night is Darkening Around Me

Paperback, 26/02/2015, £0.80
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Takes us from a balloon ride over Victorian London to a garden of blossom in Japan, from Tierra del Fuego to 16th century California and the Russian steppe. This book features stories lyrical and savage; poems epic and intimate; essays satirical and inspirational; and ideas that have shaped the lives of millions.

To-Morrow

Paperback, 26/02/2015, £0.80
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Takes us on a balloon ride over Victorian London to a garden of blossom in Japan, from Tierra del Fuego to 16th century California and the Russian steppe. This title features stories lyrical and savage; poems epic and intimate; essays satirical and inspirational; and ideas that have shaped the lives of millions.

Il Duro

Paperback, 26/02/2015, £0.80
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Takes us from a balloon ride over Victorian London to a garden of blossom in Japan, from Tierra del Fuego to 16th-century California and the Russian steppe. This title features stories lyrical and savage; poems epic and intimate; essays satirical and inspirational; and ideas that have shaped the lives of millions.

Miss Brill

Paperback, 26/02/2015, £0.80
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Take us from a balloon ride over Victorian London to a garden of blossom in Japan, from Tierra del Fuego to 16th-century California and the Russian steppe. This title features stories lyrical and savage; poems epic and intimate; essays satirical and inspirational; and ideas that have shaped the lives of millions.

Queen Of Spades

Paperback, 03/03/2016, £1.00
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Nightingales are Drunk

Paperback, 26/02/2015, £0.80
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Takes us from a balloon ride over Victorian London to a garden of blossom in Japan, from Tierra del Fuego to 16th century California and the Russian steppe. This book features stories lyrical and savage; poems epic and intimate; essays satirical and inspirational; and ideas that have shaped the lives of millions.

O Cruel Alexis

Paperback, 26/02/2015, £0.80
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Takes us from a balloon ride over Victorian London to a garden of blossom in Japan, from Tierra del Fuego to 16th-century California and the Russian steppe. This title features stories lyrical and savage; poems epic and intimate; essays satirical and inspirational; and ideas that have shaped the lives of millions.

Tinderbox

Paperback, 26/02/2015, £0.80
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Includes tales such as 'The Steadfast Tin Soldier' and 'Big Klaus and Little Klaus'.

How We Weep and Laugh at the Same Thing

Paperback, 26/02/2015, £0.80
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Offers a selection of essays from a master of the genre exploring the contradictions inherent to human thought, words and actions.

Voyage of Sir Francis Drake Around the Whole Globe

Paperback, 26/02/2015, £0.80
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Takes us from a balloon ride over Victorian London to a garden of blossom in Japan, from Tierra del Fuego to 16th century California and the Russian steppe. This book features stories lyrical and savage; poems epic and intimate; essays satirical and inspirational; and ideas that have shaped the lives of millions.

Pair of Silk Stockings

Paperback, 26/02/2015, £0.80
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From one of the most daring writers of fin-de-siecle America, this title features five stories of awakening that range from Louisiana's plantations and poverty-stricken bayous to its gilded cities.

Maldive Shark

Paperback, 26/02/2015, £0.80
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Stories and poems by Herman Melville drawn from his years at sea. Includes stories lyrical and savage; poems epic and intimate; essays satirical and inspirational; and ideas that have shaped the lives of millions.

Gooseberries

Paperback, 26/02/2015, £1.00
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Helps you celebrate the range and diversity of Penguin Classics, with books from around the world and across many centuries. This book takes us from a balloon ride over Victorian London to a garden of blossom in Japan, from Tierra del Fuego to 16th-century California and the Russian steppe.

Beautifull Cassandra

Paperback, 26/02/2015, £1.00
£0.90
Helps you celebrate the range and diversity of Penguin Classics, with books from around the world and across many centuries. This book takes us from a balloon ride over Victorian London to a garden of blossom in Japan, from Tierra del Fuego to 16th-century California and the Russian steppe.

Saga of Gunnlaug Serpent-Tongue

Paperback, 26/02/2015, £0.80
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Presents a tale from the Viking Age that ranges across Scandinavia and Viking Britain.

On Murder Considered as One of the Fine Arts

Paperback, 26/02/2015, £1.00
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Considers murder in a purely aesthetic light and explains how practically every philosopher over the past two hundred years has been murdered - 'insomuch, that if a man calls himself a philosopher, and never had his life attempted, rest assured there is nothing in him'.

Caligula

Paperback, 26/02/2015, £0.80
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Presents the biography of the brutal, crazed and incestuous Roman Emperor Caligula, who tried to appoint his own horse consul.

Jason and Medea

Paperback, 26/02/2015, £0.80
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Presents the tragic, epic love affair that allowed Jason to get the Golden Fleece.

Olalla

Paperback, 26/02/2015, £0.80
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Presents a gothic novella about love, torment and doomed aristocracy, set in the remote mountains of Spain.

Communist Manifesto

Paperback, 26/02/2015, £1.00
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Presents Marx and Engels's revolutionary revolutionary summons to the working classes - one of the most important and influential political theories ever formulated.

Slip Under the Microscope

Paperback, 26/02/2015, £1.00
£0.90
Takes us from a balloon ride over Victorian London to a garden of blossom in Japan, from Tierra del Fuego to 16th-century California and the Russian steppe. This title features stories lyrical and savage; poems epic and intimate; essays satirical and inspirational; and ideas that have shaped the lives of millions.

Madness of Cambyses

Paperback, 26/02/2015, £0.80
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Tells the story of the great and mad Cambyses, King of Persia. This title take us from a balloon ride over Victorian London to a garden of blossom in Japan, from Tierra del Fuego to 16th-century California and the Russian steppe.

Speaking of Siva

Paperback, 26/02/2015, £0.80
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Featuring meditative, deeply personal poems to the god Siva, from four major Hindu saints. This book includes, stories lyrical, poems and essays.

Dhammapada

Paperback, 26/02/2015, £1.00
£0.90
Takes us from a balloon ride over Victorian London to a garden of blossom in Japan, from Tierra del Fuego to 16th-century California and the Russian steppe. This book features stories lyrical and savage; poems epic and intimate; essays satirical and inspirational; and ideas that have shaped the lives of millions.

Tell-Tale Heart

Paperback, 26/02/2015, £1.00
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Includes stories about murder, mystery and madness, portraying the author's feverish imagination at its creative height.

Figure in the Carpet

Paperback, 26/02/2015, £0.80
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Presents the story of an unsolved literary mystery that explores what James referred to as "troubled artistic consciousness."

As Kingfishers Catch Fire

Paperback, 26/02/2015, £0.80
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Offers a selection of Gerard Manley Hopkins' (1844-1889) poetry, ranging from the ecstasy of 'The Windhover' and 'Pied Beauty' to the heart-wrenching despair of the 'sonnets of desolation'.

Antigone

Paperback, 26/02/2015, £0.80
£0.72
Tells the story of Greek tragedy's most intrepid heroine.

Sindbad the Sailor

Paperback, 26/02/2015, £0.80
£0.72
Offers a selection of adventures at sea from the Thousand and One Nights.

Goblin Market

Paperback, 26/02/2015, £0.80
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Presents a selection of Christina Rossetti's (1830-1894) most famous poem, from the hallucinatory 'Goblin Market' to 'In the bleak mid-winter.'

Well. They are Gone, and Here I Must Remain

Paperback, 26/02/2015, £0.80
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Presents a selection of author's poems, including 'This Lime-Tree Bower My Prison' and 'Frost at Midnight'.

Sketchy, Doubtful, Incomplete Jottings

Paperback, 26/02/2015, £0.80
£0.72
Offers a selection of the maxims and reflections from one of Germany's greatest ever thinkers.

Great Winglebury Duel

Paperback, 26/02/2015, £0.80
£0.72
Includes stories from Sketches by Boz: 'The Great Winglebury Duel' and 'Bloomsbury Christening.'
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