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  • THE LAST OF THE MOHICANS
    COOPER, JAMES FENIMORE
    The Last of the Mohicans, one of the world’s great adventure stories, dramatizes how the birth of American culture was intertwined with that of Native Americans. In 1757, as the English and the French war over American territory, the frontier scout Hawkeye—Natty Bumppo—risks his life to escort two sisters through hostile Huron country. Hawkeye enlists the aid of his Mohican fri...

    $ 29,900.00

  • GREAT DIALOGUES OF PLATO
    PLATON
    "Plato is philosophy, and philosophy, Plato."--Emerson The Republic and other great dialogues by the immortal Greek philosopher Plato are masterpieces that form part of the most important single body of writing in the history of philosophy. Beauty, love, immortality, knowledge, and justice are discussed in these dialogues, which magnificently express the glowing spirit of Plato...

    $ 39,900.00

  • TARZAN OF THE APES
    RICE BURROUGHS, EDGAR
    Experience the legend of Tarzan in this thrilling adventure from Edgar Rice Burroughs. Set amid the vibrant colors and sounds of the African jungle, this classic work, rich in suspense and action, has beckoned generations of readers on a glorious journey to romance and pure adventure. This is the story of the ape-man Tarzan, raised in the wild by the great ape Kala, and how he ...

    $ 29,900.00

  • EDGE OF ETERNITY
    FOLLETT, KEN
    East German teacher Rebecca Hoffmann discovers shes been spied on by the Stasi for years and commits an impulsive actGeorge Jakes, the child of a mixed-race couple, bypasses a corporate law career to join Robert F. Kennedys Justice Department and finds himself in the middle of the civil rights battleCameron Dewar, the grandson of a senator, jumps at the chance to do some offici...

    $ 39,900.00

  • DON QUIJOTE
    CERVANTES SAAVEDRA, MIGUEL DE
    “Don Quixote, a lanky scarecrow of a man with his withered face and lantern jaw, dons his rusty armour and mounts his ramshackle steed, Rozinante. With lance couched he still rides through our lives, followed by his potbellied squire Sancho Panza.” With these words, Walter Starkie launches the introduction to his highly esteemed translation and abridgment of Cervantes’s great c...

    $ 29,900.00

  • KING LEAR
    SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM
    The Signet Classics edition of one of William Shakespeare’s greatest tragedies.Full of cruelty and betrayal, King Lear is the timeless and timely story of a kingdom held in the thrall of an aging ruler’s descent into madness. Desperate for praise, he banishes those who would guide him with honesty and surrounds himself with sycophants—an action which leads to his ultimately tra...

    $ 22,900.00

  • HENRY V
    SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM
    Featuring the rise of King Henry V, this play chronicles England's underdog victory over the French at the Battle of Agincourt during the Hundred Years' War. ...

    $ 29,900.00

  • THE MERCHANT OF VENICE
    SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM
    A complex play that combines pathos and humor, The Merchant of Venice also introduces one of Shakespeare’s most memorable villains, the Jewish moneylender Shylock, who famously demans a “pound of flesh” for what he is owed. ...

    $ 29,900.00

  • JULIUS CAESAR
    SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM
    Shakespeare’s timeless tragedy of conspiracy and betrayal tells the story of the murder of Julius Caesar and the gruesome aftermath as Rome descends into a violent mob. This edition includes: An overview of Shakespeare’s life, canon, and dramaturgy An introduction to the play by Barbara Rosen and William Rosen of the University of Connecticut Selections from Plutarch’s Lives of...

    $ 29,900.00

  • BLACK BEAUTY
    SEWELL, ANNA
    Discover the classic story of a beautiful horse with an unbreakable spirit. One of the best loved animal stories ever written, the dramatic and heartwarming Black Beauty is told by the magnificent horse himself, from his idyllic days on a country squire's estate to his harsh fate as a London cab horse. No one can ever forget the gallant Black Beauty, a horse with a white star o...

    $ 29,900.00

  • RICHARD III
    SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM
    Featuring a new overview of Shakespeare's works by Sylvan Barnet, former Chairman of the English Department at Tufts University, this Signet classic also includes a comprehensive stage and screen history, dramatic criticism from the past and present, and sources from which Shakespeare derived this great work. ...

    $ 29,900.00

  • SIX CHARACTERS IN SEARCH OF AN AUTHOR
    PIRANDELLO, LUIGI
    Robert Brustein's highly acclaimed adaption of Pirandello's masterpiece, a study in illusion and reality which follows a group of characters who try to fashion their life stories into acceptable drama. Plays for Performance Series. ...

    $ 29,900.00

  • A LITTLE PRINCESS
    HODGSON BURNETT, FRANCES
    From the world-renowned author of Little Lord Fauntleroy and The Secret Garden, a story about a girl with an unquenchable capacity for forgiveness, trust, and hope... A strange little child, with old-fashioned ways and strong feelings, seven-year-old Sara Crewe arrives at Miss Minchin's London boarding school like a little princess: with splendid clothes of velvet, lace, and si...

    $ 39,900.00

  • DON QUIXOTE
    CERVANTES SAAVEDRA, MIGUEL DE
    Complete and unabridged, Don Quixote is the epic tale of the man from La Mancha and his faithful squire, Sancho Panza. Their picaresque adventures in the world of seventeenth-century Spain form the basis of one of the great treasures of Western literature. In a new translation that “comes closest, among the modern translations, to the simple, intimate, direct style that charact...

    $ 39,900.00

  • THE COMPLETE POETRY OF EDGAR ALLAN POE
    POE, EDGAR ALLAN
    Explore the transcendent world of unity and ultimate beauty in Edgar Allan Poe’s verse in this complete poetry collection.Although best known for his short stories, Edgar Allan Poe was by nature and choice a poet. From his exquisite lyric “To Helen,” to his immortal masterpieces, “Annabel Lee,” “The Bells,” and “The Raven,” Poe stands beside the celebrated English romantic poet...

    $ 34,900.00

  • THE JUNGLE BOOKS
    KIPLING, RUDYARD
    Rudyard Kipling's beloved collection of short stories about a boy raised by wolves who learns the Laws of the Jungle. Mowgli, lost in the deep jungle as a child, is adopted into a family of wolves. Hunted by Shere Khan, the Bengal tiger, Mowgli is allowed to run with the wolf pack under the protection of Bagheera, the black panther, and Baloo, the brown bear who teaches wolf cu...

    $ 26,900.00

  • WINTER OF THE WORLD
    FOLLETT, KEN
    "This book is truly epic. . . . The reader will probably wish there was a thousand more pages." —The Huffington PostPicking up where Fall of Giants, the first novel in the extraordinary Century Trilogy, left off, Winter of the World follows its five interrelated families—American, German, Russian, English, and Welsh—through a time of enormous social, political, and economic tur...

    $ 29,900.00

  • OTHELLO
    SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM
    Tragedy takes hold as the cunning and hateful Iago drives the heroic Moor of Venice first to suspicion, then to homicidal rage against his love Desdemona, in one of the Bard's darkest plays. ...

    $ 19,900.00

  • MADAME BOVARY
    FLAUBERT, GUSTAVE
    Both embodiment and victim of the self-satisfied nineteenth-century French bourgeoisie, Emma Bovary lives in pursuit of something more, like the world depicted in the romance novels that have come to define her. Emma is oblivious to the realities of life, and her romantic delusions and search for transcendence through sex, money, and social position serve only to drive the incr...

    $ 29,900.00

  • A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM
    SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM
    Magic, love spells, and an enchanted wood provide the materials for one of Shakespeare’s most delightful comedies. When four young lovers, fleeing the Athenian law and their own mismatched rivalries, take to the forest of Athens, their lives become entangled with a feud between the King and Queen of the Fairies, resulting in a marvelous mix-up of desire and enchantment, merrime...

    $ 22,900.00

  • THE LAST OF THE MOHICANS
    COOPER, JAMES FENIMORE
    The classic tale of Hawkeye—Natty Bumppo—the frontier scout who turned his back on "civilization," and his friendship with a Mohican warrior as they escort two sisters through the dangerous wilderness of Indian country in frontier America. ...

    $ 16,900.00

  • THE INVISIBLE MAN
    WELLS, H. G.
    THE INSPIRATION FOR THE NEW MAJOR MOTION PICTURE! From the twentieth century's first great practitioner of the novel of ideas comes a consummate masterpiece of science fiction about a man trapped in the terror of his own creation. A stranger emerges out of a freezing February day with a request for lodging in a cozy provincial inn. Who is this out-of-season traveler? More confo...

    $ 54,000.00

  • 1984
    ORWELL, GEORGE
    Airstrip One is part of the vast political entity Oceania, which is eternally at war with one of two other vast entities, Eurasia and Eastasia. At any moment, depending upon current alignments, all existing records show either that Oceania has always been at war with Eurasia and allied with Eastasia, or that it has always been at war with Eastasia and allied with Eurasia. Winst...

    $ 39,900.00

  • THE PARADISO
    ALIGHIERI, DANTE
    In The Paradiso, Dante explores the goal of human striving: the merging of individual destiny with universal order. One of the towering creations of world literature, this epic discovery of truth is a work of mystical intensity? an immortal hymn to God, Nature, Eternity, and Love. ...

    $ 26,900.00

  • THE PURGATORIO
    ALIGHIERI, DANTE
    n The Purgatorio, Dante describes his journey to the renunciation of sin, accepting his suffering in preparation for his coming into the presence of God. This brilliant translation of Dante's canticle crystallizes the great poet's immortal conception of the aspiring soul. ...

    $ 26,900.00

  • A ROOM WITH VIEW AND HOWARDS END
    FORSTER, EDWARD MORGAN
    Wit and intelligence are the hallmarks of these two probing portraits of the English character written by E.M. Forster. Both are stories of extreme contrasts--in values, social class and cultural perspectives. Romantic relationships lead to conventional happiness in the delightful social comedy A Room with a View, and to unexpected scandal in the richer, deeply moving novel How...

    $ 26,900.00

  • ANIMAL FARM
    ORWELL, GEORGE
    “All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others.”A farm is taken over by its overworked, mistreated animals. With flaming idealism and stirring slogans, they set out to create a paradise of progress, justice, and equality. Thus the stage is set for one of the most telling satiric fables ever penned—a razor-edged fairy tale for grown-ups that records the evol...

    $ 32,900.00

  • WORLD WITHOUT END
    FOLLETT, KEN
    #1 New York Times Bestseller In 1989, Ken Follett astonished the literary world with The Pillars of the Earth, a sweeping epic novel set in twelfth-century England centered on the building of a cathedral and many of the hundreds of lives it affected. World Without End is its equally irresistible sequel--set two hundred years after The Pillars of the Earth and three hundred year...

    $ 26,900.00

  • RETA TU VIDA
    FERNÁNDEZ, JOSÉ
    En Reta tu vida, José Fernández, autor bestseller de Salvando vidas, te invita a retarte como nunca antes lo has hecho, para transformar tu vida y adoptar por fin un estilo de vida saludable que no sólo te permitirá perder peso, sino que re enseñará a cuidar de tu cuerpo y tu alma de aquí en adelante y por el resto de tu vida.Con el carisma y el humor que lo caracterizan, José ...

    $ 49,900.00

  • THE BEST OF OSCAR WILDE: SELECTED PLAYS AND WRITINGS
    WILDE, OSCAR / BARNET, SYLVAN
    Oscar Wilde's infamous wit, taste for scandal, and gift for revealing the hypocrisies of fashionable society are on display here in this collection of his finest plays. A genius both of and ahead of his time, he built his craft on the eternal questions of right and wrong--with pithy dialogue as fresh today as when it was written. ...

    $ 29,900.00


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