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By Brookner, Anita, author
Paperback. English.
Published UK: Penguin Books, 2016
Nadine has always wanted her daughter Maud to be married and off her hands. When the two women are staying at Nadine's sister's house near Meaux, they...

By Bowen, Elizabeth, 1899-1973, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Vintage Classic, 2017
A packet of letters, found in an attic, leads a young girl into the world of love. The attic is in Montefort, which harbours a group of people held together...

By Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936
Paperback. English.
Published Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2008
Updated [ed.] / edited with an introduction and notes by Louis L. Cornell
This anthology of Rudyard Kipling's greatest short stories contains some of the most memorable and popular examples of the genre of which he was undisputed...

By Woolf, Virginia, 1882-1941, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: William Collins, 2014
Originally published in 1928 this classic story by Virginia Woolf was modelled on her friend Vita Sackville-West's personality. Orlando chooses her own...

By Howard, Elizabeth Jane, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Picador, 2016
Picador Classic edition / with an introduction by Hilary Mantel
Moving backward in time from 1950 to 1926, 'The Long View' presents an unusually revealing portrait on a marriage. It traces the lives of Antonia and...

By Balzac, Honoré de, 1799-1850
Paperback. English.
Published Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012
Raphael de Valentin, a young aristocrat, has lost all his money in the gaming parlours of the Palais Royal in Paris. Contemplating suicide by throwing...

By Austen, Jane
Hardback. English.
Published Bath Robert Frederick, 2012

By Bennett, Arnold, 1867-1931, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Penguin Classics, 2016
Set in the raw, Victorian world of the 'Five Towns', 'The Card' tells the extremely funny and tangled story of Denry Machin's rise from mediocrity to...

By Hardy, Thomas, 1840-1928
Paperback. English.
Published London: Penguin, 2012
The four seasons of the Wessex year form the backdrop for the delightful romance of Dick Dewy and Fancy Day. The ups and downs of their courtship are...

By Beckett, Samuel, 1906-1989
Paperback. English.
Published London: Faber, 2009
[New] ed. / edited by Shane Weller
'Molloy' is Samuel Beckett's best-known novel, and his first published work to be written in French. It brings a world into existence with finicking certainties...
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