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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...

By Woolf, Virginia, 1882-1941, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Penguin Classics, 2019
New edition / edited by Kate Flint
Tracing the lives of a group of friends, this novel follows their development from childhood to youth and middle age. Separately and together, they query...

By Kerouac, Jack, 1922-1969, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Penguin Classics, 2019
'She understands Karma, she says: 'What I do, I reap''Her name means sadness, yet Tristessa, a prostitute and morphine addict, lives without cares in...

By Mitford, Nancy, 1904-1973, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Fig Tree, 2015
Fanny Logan tells the stories of her two aristocratic friends Polly and Linda and their various pursuits of love in a 1930's pre-war world

By Steinbeck, John, 1902-1968, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Penguin Classics, 2014
This is a parable about wealth and the evil it can bring. When Kino, a Mexican pearl-diver finds 'The Pearl of the World' he believes that his impoverished...

By Nabokov, Vladimir Vladimirovich, 1899-1977, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Penguin Classics, 2016
Nabokov, best known as the author of 'Lolita', presents a cruel but compelling account of a man who abandoned his wife for the sake of a youthful mistress...

By McCullers, Carson, 1917-1967, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Penguin Classics, 2016
Set in the American South, this is the story of a group of people who have little in common. A young girl, a drunk and a black doctor are drawn to a gentle...

By Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Vintage, [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 Zola, Émile, 1840-1902, author
Paperback. English.
Published Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017
Helene Grandjean, an attractive young widow, lives a secluded life in Paris with her only child, Jeanne. Jeanne is a delicate and nervous girl who jealously...

By Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Penguin Classics, 2016
Prendick, a naturalist, is shipwrecked on the island retreat of notorious vivisector, Dr Moreau. In a laboratory called the House of Pain, Moreau manufactures...
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