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By Verne, Jules, 1828-1905, author
Paperback. English.
Published New York: Signet Classics, 2015
New edition / introduction by Herbert Lottman ; afterword by Karen J. Renner
This is the journey made as a wager by the Victorian gentleman Phileas Fogg, who succeeds - but only just - in circling the globe within eighty days....

By Tolstoy, Leo, graf, 1828-1910, author
Paperback. English.
Published Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016
New edition / translated by Rosamund Bartlett
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...

By Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946, author
Paperback. English.
Published Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017
'The War of the Worlds' is Wells' classic science fiction tale of a Martian invasion of Earth. Having already destroyed London, it seems that no-one can...

By Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft, 1797-1851, author
Hardback. English.
Published Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018
Mary Shelley's seminal novel of the scientist whose creation becomes a monster. This edition is the original 1818 text, which preserves the hard-hitting...

By Chandler, Raymond, 1888-1959
Book. English.
Published London: Everyman, 2002

By Collins, Wilkie
Book. English.
Published [Herts]: Wordsworth Editions Ltd, 2013
'Have you ever heard of the fascination of terror?' This is a unique collection of strange stories from the cunning pen of Wilkie Collins, author of The...

By Palk, Rob, author
Paperback. English.
Published Dingwall: Sandstone Press, 2018
Following serious illness, Stuart Block marries his girlfriend Marie. His marriage is short-lived as she soon develops a passion for protesting the badger...

By Vargas Llosa, Mario, 1936- author
Hardback. English.
Published London: Faber & Faber, 2018
In the 1990s, during the turbulent and deeply corrupt years of Alberto Fujimori's presidency, two wealthy couples of Lima's high society become embroiled...

By Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Gollancz, 2017
[New] edition / introduction by Gwyneth Jones
In 'The Time Machine', Wells' time traveller journeys to 802701 AD, where humanity has evolved and divided into the effete Eloi and the brutal Morlocks...

By Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Gollancz, 2017
[New] edition
'The War of the Worlds' is Wells' classic science fiction tale of a Martian invasion of Earth. Having already destroyed London, it seems that no-one can...
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