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 Classics

Series:Penguin Classics Ser.
Reading Level:General Adult

A collection of stories of matchless charm and enduring popularity that enchanted listeners at Charles Dickens's public readings Since it was first published in 1843 A Christmas Carol has had an enduring influence on the ... read more

A "Christmas Carol" and Other Christmas Writings

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 Classics

Born in 1894, Facey lived the rough frontier life of a sheep farmer, survived the gore of Gallipoli, raised a family through the Depression and spent sixty years with his beloved wife, Evelyn. Despite enduring hardships we can barely imagine today, Facey always saw his life as a '... read more

A Fortunate Life
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 Classics

Series:Macmillan Collector's Library

Gorgeous, strange and magical, A Midsummer Night's Dream is perhaps the best loved of Shakespeare's plays. A young woman flees Athens with her lover, only to be pursued by her would-be husband and her best friend. Unwittingly, all four find t... read more

A Midsummer Night's Dream - Macmillan Collector's Library

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 Classics

Series:Vintage Feminism Short Editions Ser.

Vintage Feminism: classic feminist texts in short form 'What conditions are necessary for the creation of works of art?' Security, confidence, independence, a degree of prosperity - a room of one's own. All things denied to most women around the world living in Virginia Woolf'... read more

A Room of One's Own
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 Classics

Series:Macmillan Collector's Library

A Room of One's Own is an extended essay by Virginia Woolf. First published on 24 October 1929, the essay was based on a series of lectures she delivered at Newnham College and Girton College, two women's colleges at Cambridge University in October 1928. The essay examines whe... read more

A Room of One's Own
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 Classics

Series:Macmillan Collector's Library

This timeless collection brings together three hundred of the most enduringly popular of Aesop’s fables in a volume that will delight young and old readers alike. Here are all the age-old favourites - the wily fox, the vain peacock, the predatory cat and the steady tortoise -... read more

Aesop's Fables (Macmillan Collector's Library)
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 Classics

Series:Clothbound Classics
Reading Level:General Adult

Part of Penguin's beautiful hardback Clothbound Classics series, designed by the award-winning Coralie Bickford-Smith, these delectable and collectible editions are bound in high-quality colourful, tactile cloth with... read more

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland: AND Through the Looking Glass (Clothbound Classic)
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 Classics

Series:Macmillan Collector's Library

It's a warm summer's afternoon when young Alice first tumbles down the rabbit hole and into the adventures in Wonderland that have kept readers spellbound for more than 150 years. Collected here are Lewis Ca... read more

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass: And What Alice Found There
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Charles Lutwidge Dodgson (alias Lewis Carroll) was an interesting and idiosyncratic character, to say the least. He was a mathematics lecturer at Cambridge University and a deacon in the Anglican Church. Obv... read more

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass: And What Alice Found There (Macmillan Collector's Library)
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Animal Farm, by George Orwell - author of 1984, one of Britain's most popular novels - is a brilliant political satire and a powerful and affecting story of revolutions and idealism, power and corruption.
'All animals are equal. But some animals are more equal than others.'
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Animal Farm
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 Classics

A powerful translation of the classic Russian novel - retells the tale of rebellious Anna and her ill-fated, adulterous romance with Count Vronsky amid the turmoil of nineteenth-century Russia. Reissue.

Anna Karenina

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 Classics

Awards:Runner-up for The BBC Big Read Top 100 2003. Shortlisted for BBC Big Read Top 100 2003.

Now the subject of a major new film adaptation from director Joe Wright ("Atonement", "Pride and Prejudice"), Leo Tolstoy's "Anna Karenina" is translated by award-winning duo Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky in "Penguin Classics". Starring Keira Knightley ("A ... read more

Anna Karenina (Penguin Classics)