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The Apple Cart, Too True to Be Good, On the Rocks, and Millionairess

£10.99

George Bernard Shaw, Matthew Yde

9780198809944
Paperback
July 2021

Oxford World's Classics

The Apple Cart, Too True to Be Good, On the Rocks, and The Millionairess is a collection of four of George Bernard Shaw's most interesting plays. They stretch from 1929 to 1935 and coincide with the Great Depression.

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Man and Superman, John Bull's Other Island, and Major Barbara

£8.99

George Bernard Shaw, Brad Kent

9780198828853
Paperback
June 2021

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Man and Superman, John Bull's Other Island, and Major Barbara are widely considered to be three of the most important in the canon of modern British theatre.

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Major Cultural Essays

£14.99

George Bernard Shaw, David Kornhaber

9780198817727
Paperback
June 2021

Oxford World's Classics

George Bernard Shaw's Major Cultural Essays introduces readers to the wealth and diversity of Shaw's cultural writings from across the breadth of his professional life, beginning around 1890 and ending in 1950.

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Lady Susan, The Watsons, and Sanditon: Unfinished Fictions and Other Writings

£6.99

Jane Austen, Kathryn Sutherland

9780198835899
Paperback
June 2021

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The unfinished fictions collected here are the novels and other writing that Jane Austen did not publish, including works such as Lady Susan, The Watsons, and Sanditon.

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Arms and the Man, The Devil's Disciple, and Caesar and Cleopatra

£10.99

George Bernard Shaw, Lawrence Switzky

9780198800712
Paperback
March 2021

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Arms and the Man, The Devil's Disciple, Caesar and Cleopatra are some of Shaw's most popular and frequently performed works. They demonstrate the development of Shavian comedy and contain early formulations of his idea of the Superman, an extraordinary individual who catalyzes the evolution of mankind.

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Mrs Warren's Profession, Candida, and You Never Can Tell

£10.99

George Bernard Shaw, Sos Eltis

9780198803836
Paperback
February 2021

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Mrs Warren's Profession, Candida, and You Never Can Tell are plays which give a clear sense of the range of Shaw's first forays into playwriting. Together they showcase his early negotiations between his political and social concerns and the constraints and possibilities of the British stage at the fin de siècle.

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Pygmalion, Heartbreak House, and Saint Joan

£10.99

George Bernard Shaw, Brad Kent

9780198793281
Paperback
February 2021

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Pygmalion, Heartbreak House, and Saint Joan are widely considered to be three of the most important in the canon of modern British theatre

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Nineteen Eighty-Four

£8.99

George Orwell, John Bowen

9780198829195
Paperback
January 2021

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1984 Nineteen Eighty-Four (1949), George Orwell's final novel, was completed in difficult conditions shortly before his early death. It is one of the most influential and widely-read novels of the post-war period.

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Animal Farm

£8.99

George Orwell, David Dwan

9780198813736
Paperback
January 2021

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When the downtrodden animals of Manor Farm overthrow their master Mr Jones and take over the farm themselves, they imagine it is the beginning of a life of freedom and equality.

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Coming Up for Air

£9.99

George Orwell, Marina MacKay

9780198804819
Paperback
January 2021

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Set at the beginning of the Second World War, Coming Up for Air describes suburban insurance agent George Bowling's return to his birthplace, a sedate Oxfordshire village. This new edition of one of George Orwell's early pre-war works explores the historical and political context of the novel.

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Keep the Aspidistra Flying

£9.99

George Orwell, Benjamin Kohlmann

9780198858317
Paperback
January 2021

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"Money is what God used to be. Good and evil have no meaning any longer except failure and success." Gordon Comstock decides to live in poverty rather than compromise with the 'money god'. Disgusted by society's materialism, he leaves his job in advertising to pursue an ill-fated career as a poet.

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A Clergyman's Daughter

£10.99

George Orwell, Nathan Waddell

9780198848424
Paperback
January 2021

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The most formally experimental of all of George Orwell's novels, A Clergyman's Daughter charts the course of a young woman's voyage out of a small town in East Anglia and her eventual homecoming. This new edition of the novel is the first in over 30 years.

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Burmese Days

£9.99

George Orwell, Rosinka Chaudhuri

9780198853701
Paperback
January 2021

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Based on his experiences as a policeman in Burma, George Orwell's first novel is set during the end days of British colonialism, when Burma is ruled from Delhi as part of British India.

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Homage to Catalonia

£7.99

George Orwell, Lisa Mullen

9780198838418
Paperback
January 2021

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Homage to Catalonia is George Orwell's account of the Spanish Civil War. It was the last and most mature of Orwell's documentary books.

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Down and Out in Paris and London

£8.99

George Orwell, John Brannigan

9780198835219
Paperback
January 2021

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This new edition of Orwell's 1933 text comes with an authoratative introduction, explanatory notes, and a select bibliography to help first-time readers situate the novel in it's contexts and offer a fresh new re-evaluation of the work to returning readers.

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Selected Essays

£7.99

George Orwell, Stefan Collini

9780198804178
Paperback
January 2021

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Orwell was one of the most celebrated essayists in the English language, and there are quite a few of his essays which are probably better known than any of his other writings apart from Animal Farm and Nineteen Eighty-Four.

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The Road to Wigan Pier

£9.99

George Orwell, Selina Todd

9780198850908
Paperback
January 2021

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The Road to Wigan Pier is Orwell's 1937 study of poverty and working-class life in northern England.

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Exiles

£8.99

James Joyce, Keri Walsh

9780198800064
Paperback
December 2020

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James Joyce's only surviving play has divided Joyceans for a century. Illuminating the themes of performance that are so prominent throughout Joyce's fiction, Exiles sees Joyce staking his claim definitively within the European theatrical tradition.

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Epigrams from the Greek Anthology

£10.99

Gideon Nisbet

9780198854654
Paperback
November 2020

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This selection of more than 600 epigrams in verse is the first major translation from the Greek Anthology in nearly a century. Each of the Anthology's books of epigrams is represented here, in manuscript order, and with extensive notes on the history and myth that lie behind them.

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The Duke's Children Complete: Extended edition

£12.99

Anthony Trollope, Steven Amarnick

9780198835875
Paperback
October 2020

Oxford World's Classics

The Duke's Children is a novel about sorrow and loss, and about a parent s pained discovery that our children inevitably grow to love us less than we love them.

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