LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE

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Droll Stories.

Balzac, Honore de.

Originally trained as a lawyer before deciding his dream was to become a writer, Balzac is...

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A Prince of Swindlers.

Boothby, Guy.

A wonderful story…the precursor of those other gentlemen thieves, Raffles and Arsene Lupin...

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Trouble on the Thames.

Bridges, Victor.

A former acquaintance of courageous naval officer Owen Bradwell, has been trapped into bet...

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Dead Interviews: Living Writers Meet Dead Icons.

Crowe, Dan (ed.).

The premise behind this unusual book is to have modern writers sit down and interview thei...

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Oliver Twist.

Dickens, Charles and Tillotson, Kathleen.

Born into the workhouse where he commits the unpardonable sin of asking for more food, you...

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The Eye in the Door.

Barker, Pat.

In the second book of the Regeneration trilogy Billy Prior is working for Intelligence in ...

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The English Year: A Literary Journey Through the Seasons.

Buckingham, Peter.

Collected in this volume are insightful excerpts from the journals, letters and poems of s...

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A Week in December.

Faulks, Sebastian.

It is the week before Christmas in London, 2007. Seven characters are forced to confront t...

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The End Of The Affair.

Greene, Graham.

Set in wartime London where Maurice and Sarah are enjoying an affair, until one day, sudde...

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Some Desperate Glory: The First World War the Poets Knew.

Egremont, Max.

Tells the stories of eleven soldiers and unites their poetry and the history of the war. T...

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The Spirit of the Age: Victorian Essays.

Himmelfarb, Gertrude (ed.).

The author has created an anthology that brings together Victorian essays of outstanding s...

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A Fall of Moondust.

Clarke, Arthur C.

A title in the SF Masterworks series, John Wyndham said it is 'the best book Arthur C. Cla...

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The Haunted House.

Dickens, Charles et al.

Having moved into a haunted house, the narrator invites a party of friends over; on Twelft...

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The Cambridge Companion to Narrative.

Herman, David.

The many contributors provide an accessible introduction to key ideas about narrative, and...

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George Silverman's Explanation: Followed by Hunted Down and Holiday Romance.

Dickens, Charles.

One of Dickens's very last writings, `George Silverman's Explanation' is a dark and psycho...

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Lorca: Living in the Theatre.

Edwards, Gwynne.

Edwards deals not only with Lorca’s plays themselves but includes material on the social, ...

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Dubliners.

Joyce, James.

His famous collection of short stories deal successively with childhood, adolescence, matu...

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African Folk Tales.

Lane, Yoti.

Originally published in 1946, these delightful folk tales from West Africa offer a window ...

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Harbour City Poems: Sydney in Verse 1788-2008.

Langford, Martin (ed).

A wonderful collection of Sydney-specific poems, from Botany Bay

(Anon) to Thanks...

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The Hundred-Foot Journey.

Morais, Richard C.

Hassan Haij and his family from Mumbai journey to Europe where they eventually open a rest...

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Ringworld.

Niven, Larry.

Great, escapist, old school science fiction at its best, it's a classic exploration tale t...

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The Woman Who Walked in Sunshine.

McCall Smith, Alexander.

This, the sixteenth book in The Number 1 Ladies Detective Agency series, offers a welcome ...

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The Traitor.

Horler, Sydney.

In August 1918 on his way to the Western Front Captain Alan Clinton spends a night in Pari...

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The Smartest Book in the World: A Lexicon of Literacy, A Rancorous Reportage, A Concise Curriculum of Cool.

Proops, Greg.

Internationally renowned comedian Proops is perhaps best known for starring on the hit sho...

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