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  • Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens
    Oliver Twist (English, Paperback) Charles Dickens, George Cruickshank

    Contains many Dickensian themes - poverty, desperation, fear, temptation and the eventual triumph of good in the face of adversity. This book features some of the characters, such as Oliver himself (Who dares to ask for more), the tyrannical Bumble, the diabolical Fagin, the menacing Bill Sikes, Nancy and 'the Artful Dodger'.

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  • Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte
    Wuthering Heights (English, Paperback) Emily Bronte

    A passionate story of the love between Catherine Earnshaw and Heathcliff, a foundling adopted by Catherine's father. The story's action is chaotic and violent, but the accomplished handling of a complex structure, the descriptions of the moorland setting and the poetic grandeur combined to make this novel a masterpiece of English literature.

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  • King Lear by William Shakespeare
    King Lear (English, Paperback) William Shakespeare

    Love and hate, loyalty and treachery, cruelty and self-sacrifice: all these contend in a tempestuous drama which has become an enduring classic of the world's literature.

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  • Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
    Pride and Prejudice (English, Paperback) Jane Austen

    The garrulous and empty-headed Mrs Bennet has only one aim - that of finding a good match for each of her five daughters. In this, she is mocked by her cynical and indolent husband. This is an ironic novel of manners.

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  • Hamlet by William Shakespeare
    Hamlet (English, Paperback) William Shakespeare

    Set in the Kingdom of Denmark, Hamlet is not only one of Shakespeare's greatest plays, but also the most fascinatingly problematical tragedy in world literature.

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  • The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde
    The Picture of Dorian Gray (English, Paperback) Oscar Wilde

    Experiments with the notion of sin as an element of design. This novel is a puzzle, intended to tease conventional minds with its exploration of the myriad interrelationships between art, life, and consequence.

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  • Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
    Jane Eyre (English, Paperback) Charlotte Bronte

    Ranked as one of the greatest and most perennially popular works of English fiction, this title portrays the heroine, who although poor and of plain appearance, possesses an indomitable spirit, a sharp wit and great courage. She is forced to battle against the exigencies of a cruel guardian, a harsh employer and a rigid social order.

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  • Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy
    Anna Karenina (English, Paperback) Leo Tolstoy

    Anna Karenina is one of the loved and memorable heroines of literature. Her overwhelming charm dominates a novel of unparalleled richness and density. This book addresses the very nature of society at various levels - of destiny, death, human relationships and the irreconcilable contradictions of existence.

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  • A Midsummer Night's Dream by William Shakespeare
    A Midsummer Night's Dream (English, Paperback) William Shakespeare

    Blends the supernatural and the mundane, the illusory and the substantial. This work treats love as tragic, poignant, absurd and farcical.

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  • Dracula by Bram Stoker
    Dracula (English, Paperback) Bram Stoker

    Bram Stoker's chilling masterpiece, Dracula, is a truly iconic and unsettling tale of vampirism.

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  • The Secret Agent by Joseph Conrad
    The Secret Agent (English, Paperback) Joseph Conrad

    A story of espionage and counter-espionage, and anarchists and embassies.

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  • Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen
    Sense and Sensibility (English, Paperback) Jane Austen

    Jane Austen's sardonic humour lays bare the stratagems, the hypocrisy and the poignancy inherent in the struggle of two very different sisters to achieve respectability. Sense and Sensibility is a delightful comedy of manners in which the sisters Elinor and Marianne represent these two qualities.

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  • Bleak House by Charles Dickens
    Bleak House (English, Paperback) Charles Dickens, Hablot K. Browne, (Phiz)

    Represents a city's underworld, and the laws of corruption and delay. This novel projects these things in a vision that embraces black comedy, cosmic farce, and tragic ruin.

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  • The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam by Omar Khayyam
    The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam (English, Paperback) Omar Khayyam

    Presents the free translation of the Persian poem by the 12th century astronomer and poet - Omar Khayyam. Its colourful imagery appealed to the Victorian age's fascination with the Orient, while its sensual warmth acted as a counterpoint to the growth of scientific determinism, industrialization and Darwinian doctrine of the survival of fittest.

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  • Far from the Madding Crowd by Thomas Hardy
    Far from the Madding Crowd (English, Paperback) Thomas Hardy

    Set in Wessex countryside, this is a story of a young farmer Gabriel Oak and his love for and pursuit of the elusive Bathsheba Everdene, whose wayward nature leads her to both tragedy and true love.

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  • The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne
    The Scarlet Letter (English, Paperback) Nathaniel Hawthorne

    A young mother of an illegitimate child confronts her Puritan judges. This book describes the cruelties of slowly exposed guilt as her lover is revealed.

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  • David Copperfield by Charles Dickens
    David Copperfield (English, Paperback) Charles Dickens, Hablot K. Browne, (Phiz)

    Following the life of David Copperfield through sufferings and adversity, this book helps reader find many light-hearted moments in the company of a host of English fiction's stars including Mr Micawber, Traddles, Uriah Heep, Creakle, Betsy Trotwood, and the Peggoty family.

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  • War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy
    War and Peace (English, Paperback) Leo Tolstoy

    War and Peace is a vast epic centred on Napoleon's war with Russia. While it expresses Tolstoy's view that history is an inexorable process which man cannot influence, he peoples his great novel with a cast of over five hundred characters.

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  • The Return of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
    The Return of Sherlock Holmes (English, Paperback) Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

    Ten years after his supposed death in the swirling torrent of the Reichenbach Falls locked in the arms of his arch enemy Professor Moriarty, Arthur Conan Doyle agreed to pen further adventures featuring his brilliant detective. In this collection of tales, Doyle had lost none of his cunning or panache, and the magic remains unchanged and undimmed.

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  • The Mill on the Floss by George Eliot
    The Mill on the Floss (English, Paperback) George Eliot

    As the headstrong Maggie Tulliver grows into womanhood, the deep love which she has for her brother Tom turns into conflict, because she cannot reconcile his bourgeois standards with her own lively intelligence. This story shows the ambiguity in which moral choice is subjected to the hypocrisy of the Victorian age.

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