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  • Edgar
    Edgar Allan Poe: Complete Stories and Poems (Hardback) Edgar Allan Poe

    The life of American writer Edgar Allan Poe was characterized by a dramatic series of successes and failures, breakdowns and recoveries, personal gains and hopes dashed through, despite which he created some of the finest literature the world has ever known. Over time his works have influenced such major creative forces as the French poets Charles Baudelaire and Andre Gide, filmmaker D.W. Griffith...

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    Grimm's Complete Fairy Tales (Hardback) The Brothers Grimm

    Featuring more than 200 tales, this book includes tales such as: "The Sleeping Beauty", "Rumpelstiltskin", "Hansel and Gretel", "Snow White" among others - and many little-known treasures such as "The Juniper Tree", "Clever Gretel", "King Thrushbeard", and "The Singing, Soaring Lark".

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    The Count of Monte Cristo (Hardback) Alexandre Dumas

    Set in the years following the defeat-mot Napoleon in 1815, The Count of Monte Cristo held Europe in thrall when it was first serialised in 1844. This edition features the complete unabridged text of Alexandre Dumas' masterpiece, a novel of action and adventure that continues to thrill readers more than a century and a half after it was written.

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    Penny Dreadfuls (Hardback)

    An anthology of twenty tales of horror and the supernatural published in the nineteenth century. In addition to works by Edgar Allan Poe, Arthur Conan Doyle, Bram Stoker, Wilkie Collins!, and other well-known writers, it features several sensationalized retellings of famous folk legends and accounts of notorious highwaymen.

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    Aesop's Fables (English, Hardback) Ernest Griset

    For more than 2,000 years, the fables of the Greek slave known as Aesop have entertained readers with their wise reflections on human nature and their insightful, often witty 'morals'. This edition features more than 300 selections passed down through the ages.

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    H. P. Lovecraft: Great Tales of Horror (Hardback) H. P. Lovecraft

    Includes classic stories such as: "The Rats in the Walls," "Pickman's Model," "The Colour out of Space," "The Call of Cthulhu," "The Dunwich Horror," "The Shadow over Innsmouth," "At the Mountains of Madness," "The Shadow out of Time," and "The Haunter of the Dark."

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    The Iliad and the Odyssey (Mixed media product) Homer

    Contains two of the greatest adventure stories of all time. In this book, the first adventure recounts the war between the Trojans and Achaeans and the personal and tragic struggle of the fiery-tempered Achilles. It also includes a story which chronicles Odysseus' return from the Trojan War and the trials he endures on his journey home.

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    The Rivals of Sherlock Holmes (Hardback)

    This volume collects more than forty detective tales published in the same years that Sherlock Holmes earned his formidable reputation as the Great Detective. It includes stories by Edgar Allan Poe, Charles Dickens, Robert Louis Stevenson, and others that broke ground for the detective story.

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  • William
    William Shakespeare: Complete Plays (Hardback) William Shakespeare

    William Shakespeare: Complete Plays collects all thirty-seven of the immortal Bard's comedies, tragedies and historical plays. In this volume all of Shakespeare's memorable characters - star-crossed lovers, majestic monarchs, wise fools, lovable rogues, treacherous villains, conflicted heroes, cagey heroines and creatures magical and mythic - strut and fret their hour upon the stage. These...

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    The Divine Comedy (English, Hardback) Dante, Gustave Dore

    The three books of this epic poem- 'lnferno', 'Purgatorio' and 'Paradiso'- tell the story of the poet's personal journey through the afterlife, an odyssey that leads him from his wanderings in the spiritual wilderness to a paradise shaped by Divine love. This edition features the classic translation of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.

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    F. Scott Fitzgerald: Classic Works (Hardback) F. Scott Fitzgerald

    Inseparably associated with a point in history he claimed to despise, F. Scott Fitzgerald is both the quintessential Jazz-Age writer and perhaps the era's harshest critic.

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    Tales from the Arabian Nights (Hardback) Sir Richard Francis Burton

    Includes tales that saved the life of Shahrazad, whose husband, the king, executed each of his wives after a single night of marriage. Beginning an enchanting story each evening, Shahrazad always withheld the ending: a thousand and one nights later, her life was spared forever.

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    The Greatest Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (Hardback) Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

    Featuring a new Introduction by the author of The Last Apprentice series, this collection gathers some of Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson's most extraordinary cases.

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    The Story of King Arthur and His Knights (Hardback) Howard Pyle

    Features stories that describe the adventures of King Arthur and his knights in the glorious age of chivalry and honour. After showing how Arthur established his right to the throne by drawing the sword from the anvil, the author then relates the story of Arthur's battle with the Sable Knight and his securing the sword Excalibur.

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  • Irish
    Irish Witchcraft and Demonology (Hardback)

    In Irish Witchcraft and Demonology, Anglican priest and historian St. John D. Seymour traces the 500-year history of witchcraft and sorcery in Ireland, beginning with the sensational trial of Dame Alice Kyteler who, in 1324, was accused of using black magic to hasten the death of her fourth husband, John le Poer.

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  • Hans
    Hans Christian Andersen: Best Loved Fairy Tales (Hardback) Hans Christian Andersen

    Includes a collection of fairy tales and stories such as "Thumbelina," "The Little Match Girl," "The Princess and the Pea," "The Red Shoes," "The Wild Swans," and his fantasy masterpiece "The Snow-Queen."

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