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  • The Tale of Sinuhe

    häftad, 2009, Engelska, ISBN 9780199555628

    The Tale of Sinuhe, from c.1875 BC, has been acclaimed as the supreme masterpiece of Ancient Egyptian poetry, a perfect fusion of monumental, dramatic, and lyrical styles, and a

  • 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

  • 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 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

  • 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

  • Les Liaisons dangereuses

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    häftad, 2008, Engelska, ISBN 9780199536481

    The complex moral ambiguities of seduction and revenge make Les Liaisons dangereuses (1782) one of the most scandalous and controversial novels in European literature. The subject

  • Collected Maxims and Other Reflections

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    häftad, 2008, Engelska, ISBN 9780199540006

    'Our virtues are, most often, only vices in disguise.' Deceptively brief and insidiously easy to read, La Rochefoucauld's shrewd, unflattering analyses of human behaviour have

  • Selected Poems

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    häftad, 2009, Engelska, ISBN 9780199556014

    'Lorca brought an understanding of the paradox that was Spain - sensuality chafing under a rigid moral code, individual desire at war with tradition.' Manuel Duran Federico García

  • The Golden Bough

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    häftad, 2009, Engelska, ISBN 9780199538829

    A classic study of the beliefs and institutions of mankind, and the progress through magic and religion to scientific thought, The Golden Bough has a unique status in modern