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Robin Hood

By: Henry Gilbert

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Wordsworth: 1994

Seller ID: 0129546

ISBN: 1853261270

Condition: Good


The highest standards in editing and production have been applied to the Wordsworth Children's Classics, while the low price makes them affordable for everyone. Wordsworth's list covers a range of the best-loved stories for children, from nursery tales, classic fables, and fairy tales to stories that will appeal to older children and adults alike. Many of these volumes have contemporary illustrations, and while they are ideal for shared family reading, their attractive format will also encourage children to read for themselves. Like all Wordsworth Editions, these children's books represent unb... View more info

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The Ambassadors: An Authoritative Text The Author On The Novel Criticism

By: Henry James

Price: $7.99

Publisher: W.W. Norton: 1994

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 0080403

ISBN: 0393963144

Condition: Good


The importance of these variants and the conditions under which the novel was written and revised conditions leading to the continuing controversy over the order of the chapters are discussed in the editor's rewritten and updated essay on editions and revisions of The Ambassadors. As often as possible, the annotations to the text have been made by referring to James's other writings. A map of Strether's Paris and a virtually unknown photograph of James, which originally appeared with the serial of The Ambassadors, have been added to this Second Edition, and the original frontispieces to the Ne... View more info

The Turn of the Screw

By: Henry James

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Norton: 1999

Seller ID: 0122759

Condition: Very good


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The Portrait Of A Lady

By: Henry James

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Vintage: 2008

Seller ID: 0126706

ISBN: 0099511606

Condition: Very good


Isabel Archer's main aim in life is to protect her independence. She is not interested in settling down and compromising her freedom for the sake of marriage. However, on a trip around Europe with her aunt, she finds herself captivated by the charming Gilbert Osmond, who is very interested in the idea of adding Isabel to his collection of beautiful artworks... View more info

The Portrait Of A Lady

By: Henry James

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Premier Classics: 2006

Seller ID: 0127365

ISBN: 0307290956

Condition: Very good


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The Portrait Of A Lady

By: Henry James

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Wordsworth Classics: 1999

Seller ID: 0047112

ISBN: 1853261777

Condition: Good


Wordsworth Classics covers a huge list of beloved works of literature in English and translations. This growing series is rigorously updated, with scholarly introductions and notes added to new titles. View more info

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The Man Of Feeling

By: Henry Mackenzie

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Oxford: 2009

Seller ID: 0134642

ISBN: 019953862X

Condition: Good


Mackenzie's hugely popular novel of 1771 is the foremost work of the sentimental movement, in which sentiment and sensibility were allied with true virtue, and sensitivity is the mark of the man of feeling. The hero, Harley, is followed in a series of episodes demonstrating his benevolence in an uncaring world: he assists the down-trodden, loses his love, and fails to achieve worldly success. The novel asks a series of vital questions: what morality is possible in a complex commercial world? Does trying to maintain it make you a saint or a fool? Is sentiment merely a luxury for the leisured cl... View more info

Evangeline

By: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Nimbus Publishing: 1982

Seller ID: 0068469

ISBN: 0920852130

Condition: Very good


The poem about the expulsion of the Acadians has become mythologized and immortalized by Acadians in the Maritimes and Cajuns in Louisiana. View more info

Quo Vadis

By: Henryk Sienkiewicz

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Moody: 1992

Seller ID: 0104438

ISBN: 0802470971

Condition: Good


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Billy Budd And Other Tales

By: Herman Melville

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Signet Classics: 2009

Seller ID: 0138724

ISBN: 0451530810

Condition: Good


A master of the american short story Included in this rich collection are: "The Piazza, Bartleby the Scrivener, Benito Cereno, The Lightning-Rod Man, The Encantadas, The Bell-Tower," and "The Town-Ho's Story." View more info

Narziss And Goldmund

By: Hermann Hesse

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Penguin: 1983

Seller ID: 0138851

Condition: Good


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The Iliad

By: Homer

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Penguin: 1950

Seller ID: 0093297

ISBN: 0140440143

Condition: Good


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Old Goriot

By: Honore De Balzac

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Penguin: 1951

Seller ID: 0123475

ISBN: 0140440178

Condition: Good


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Cousin Bette

By: Honore De Balzac

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Premier Classics: 2009

Seller ID: 0136540

ISBN: 0307291693

Condition: Good


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The Satires of Juvenal

By: Hubert Creekmore

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Mentor Books: 1963

Seller ID: 0058499

Condition: Fair


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The Precipice

By: Hugh MacLennan

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Popular Libary: 1948

Seller ID: 0131557

Condition: Good


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West Side Story

By: Irving Shulman

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Pocket Books: 1973

Seller ID: 0047054

ISBN: 0671504487

Condition: Good


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The Agony And The Ecstasy

By: Irving Stone

Price: $11.75

Publisher: Signet: 2004

Seller ID: 0132007

ISBN: 0451213238

Condition: Good


Celebrating the 500th anniversary of Michelangelo's David, New American Library releases a special edition of Irving Stone's classic biographical novel--in which both the artist and the man are brought to life in full. A masterpiece in its own right, this novel offers a compelling portrait of Michelangelo's dangerous, impassioned loves, and the God-driven fury from which he wrested the greatest art the world has ever known. View more info

Mistress To An Age

By: J Christopher Herold

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Time-Life Books: 1981

Seller ID: 0061908

Condition: Very good


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Four English Comedies of the 17th and 18th Centuries

By: J M Morrell [ed ]

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Penguin: 1964

Seller ID: 0038008

Condition: Good


contains Volpone / Way Of The World / She Stoops to Conquer / The School for Scandal View more info