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  • The Tempest: The Oxford Shakespeare

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    häftad, 2008, Engelska, ISBN 9780199535903

    Performed variously as escapist fantasy, celebratory fiction, and political allegory, The Tempest is one of the plays in which Shakespeare's genius as a poetic dramatist found its

  • Anna Karenina

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    häftad, 2008, Engelska, ISBN 9780199536061

    In 1872 the mistress of a neighbouring landowner threw herself under a train at a station near Tolstoy's home. This gave Tolstoy the starting point he needed for composing what

  • Great Expectations

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    häftad, 2008, Engelska, ISBN 9780199219766

    'you are to understand, Mr. Pip, that the name of the person who is your liberal benefactor remains a profound secret...' Young Pip lives with his sister and her husband the

  • The Tragedy of Macbeth: The Oxford Shakespeare

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    häftad, 2008, Engelska, ISBN 9780199535835

    Dark and violent, Macbeth is also the most theatrically spectacular of Shakespeare's tragedies. Indeed, for 250 years - until early this century - it was performed with grand

  • To the Lighthouse

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    häftad, 2008, Engelska, ISBN 9780199536610

    'I am making up "To the Lighthouse" - the sea is to be heard all through it' Inspired by the lost bliss of her childhood summers in Cornwall, Virginia Woolf produced one of the

  • Little Women

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    häftad, 2008, Engelska, ISBN 9780199538119

    Little Women has remained enduringly popular since its publication in 1868, becoming the inspiration for a whole genre of family stories. Set in a small New England community, it

  • Devils

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    häftad, 2008, Engelska, ISBN 9780199540495

    Devils, also known in English as The Possessed and The Demons, was first published in 1871-2. The third of Dostoevsky's five major novels, it is at once a powerful political tract

  • The Satyricon

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    häftad, 2009, Engelska, ISBN 9780199539215

    `The language is refined, the smile not grave, My honest tongue recounts how men behave.' The Satyricon is the most celebrated work of fiction to have survived from the

  • Republic

    häftad, 2008, Engelska, ISBN 9780199535767

    Republic is the central work of the Western world's most famous philosopher. Essentially an inquiry into morality, Republic also contains crucial arguments and insights into many

  • The Expedition of Cyrus

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    häftad, 2009, Engelska, ISBN 9780199555987

    'Men, the enemy troops you can see are all that stands between us and the place we have for so long been determined to reach. We must find a way to eat them alive!' The