Free worldwide delivery with every order
Welcome back (Sign out)

Showing results from Wordsworth Classics series

336 items
Sort & refine results
  • Tao Te Ching
    Tao Te Ching (English, Paperback) Lao Tzu

    Dating for around 300 BC, this is an early work of the Chinese school of philosophy called Taoism. It offers a complete view of the cosmos and how human beings should respond to it. It has mystical insight into the nature of things and forms a basis for a humane morality and political utopia.

    $8.72
    More details
    Ready To Go
  • Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde
    Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde (English, Paperback) Robert Louis Stevenson

    First published to critical acclaim in 1886, this mesmerising thriller is a terrifying study of the duality of man's nature. This volume also includes a collection of Stevenson's short stories

    $7.63

    5 stars

    More details
    Ready To Go
  • Dubliners
    Dubliners (English, Paperback) James Joyce

    Contains stories that show us truants, seducers, gossips, rally-drivers, generous hostesses, corrupt politicians, failing priests, amateur theologians, struggling musicians, moony adolescents, victims of domestic brutishness, sentimental aunts and poets, patriots earnest or cynical, and people striving to get by.

    $7.62
    More details
    Ready To Go
  • Tess of the d'Urbervilles
    Tess of the d'Urbervilles (English, Paperback) Thomas Hardy

    A novel of hypocrisy and double standards. It tells of Tess Durbeyfield, the daughter of a poor and dissipated villager, who learns that she may be descended from the ancient family of d'Urbeville. In her search for respectability her fortunes fluctuate wildly, and the story assumes the proportions of a Greek tragedy.

    $8.51
    More details
    Ready To Go
  • A General Introduction to Psychoanalysis
    A General Introduction to Psychoanalysis (English, Paperback) Sigmund Freud

    Sigmund Freud's controversial ideas have penetrated Western culture more deeply than those of any other psychologist. But psychoanalysis was never just a method of treatment, rather a vision of the human condition which has continued to fascinate and provoke long after the death of its originator.

    $9.54
    More details
    Ready To Go
  • The Origin of Species
    The Origin of Species (English, Paperback) Charles Darwin

    Darwin's theory of natural selection is also a humane and inspirational vision of ecological inter-relatedness revealing the almost unthinkably complex and mutual inter-dependencies between animal and plant life, climate and physical environment and - by implication - the human world.

    $9.66
    More details
    Ready To Go
  • Romeo and Juliet
    Romeo and Juliet (English, Paperback) William Shakespeare

    Love, sex and death are the components in this story of the love of two young people which reaches across the barriers of family and convention. It encompasses great love, high drama, low comedy and a tragic ending.

    $7.52

    5 stars

    More details
    Ready To Go
  • To the Lighthouse
    To the Lighthouse (English, Paperback) Virginia Woolf

    Provides the author's own early experiences, and while it touches on childhood and children's perceptions and desires, it is most clear when exploring adult relationships, marriage and the changing class-structure in the period spanning the Great War.

    $7.66
    More details
    Ready To Go
  • Heart of Darkness
    Heart of Darkness (English, Paperback) Joseph Conrad

    A tale of horror, set in the Congo during the period of rapid colonial expansion in the 19th century. The story deals with the highly disturbing effects of economic, social and political exploitation of European and African societies and the cataclysmic behaviour this induced in some individuals.

    $7.63
    More details
    Ready To Go
  • Wealth of Nations
    Wealth of Nations (English, Paperback) Adam Smith

    Adam Smith's Wealth of Nations is the first book of modern political economy, and still provides the foundation for the study of that discipline. Along with important discussions of economics and political theory, it mixes plain common sense with large measures of history, philosophy, psychology and sociology.

    $13.16
    More details
    Ready To Go
  • Orlando
    Orlando (English, Paperback) Virginia Woolf

    Orlando, a young nobleman in Elizabeth's England, awaits a visit from the Queen. Now, an ambassador in Costantinople, awakes to find that he is a woman.

    $7.59
    More details
    Ready To Go
  • Frankenstein
    Frankenstein (English, Paperback) Mary Shelley

    Frankenstein is a deeply disturbing story of a monstrous creation, which has terrified and chilled readers since its first publication in 1818.

    $7.07
    More details
    Ready To Go
  • The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists
    The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists (English, Paperback) Robert Tressell

    The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists is a classic representation of the impoverished and politically powerless underclass of British society in Edwardian England, ruthlessly exploited by the institutionalized corruption of their employers and the civic and religious authorities.

    $10.19
    More details
    Ready To Go
  • Capital
    Capital (English, Paperback) Karl Marx

    Marx's critique of the capitalist system is rife with big themes: his theory of `surplus value', his discussion of the exploitation of the working class, and his forecast of class conflict on a grand scale.

    $11.30
    More details
    Ready To Go
  • Dracula
    Dracula (English, Paperback) Bram Stoker

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

    $8.11
    More details
    Ready To Go
  • Wuthering Heights
    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.

    $8.35

    5 stars

    More details
    Ready To Go
  • Othello
    Othello (English, Paperback) William Shakespeare

    Desdemona's love for Othello, the Moor, transcends racial prejudice; but the envious Iago conspires to devastate their lives. This novel renders racism, sexism, contested identities, and the savagery lurking within civilisation.

    $7.12
    More details
    Ready To Go
  • A Christmas Carol
    A Christmas Carol (Paperback) Charles Dickens

    Ebenezer Scrooge is a miserly old skinflint. He hates everyone, especially children. But at Christmas three ghosts come to visit him, scare him into mending his ways, and he finds, as he celebrates with Bob Cratchit, Tiny Tim and their family, that geniality brings its own reward.

    $7.30
    More details
    Ready To Go
  • Emma
    Emma (English, Paperback) Jane Austen

    Jane Austen teased readers with the idea of a 'heroine whom no one but myself will much like', but Emma is irresistible. 'Handsome, clever, and rich', Emma is also an 'imaginist', 'on fire with speculation and foresight'. Her matchmaking maps out relationships that Jane Austen ironically tweaks into a clearer perspective.

    $8.35
    More details
    Ready To Go
  • A Study in Scarlet & The Sign of the Four
    A Study in Scarlet & The Sign of the Four (English, Paperback) Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

    Bringing together Sherlock Holmes, the master of science detection, and John H Watson, the great detective's faithful chronicler, this novel not only establishes the magic of the Holmes myth but also provides the reader with a dramatic adventure yarn which ranges from the foggy, gas-lit streets of London to the burning plains of Utah.

    $7.69
    More details
    Ready To Go