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

£6.99

Jane Austen, Kathryn Sutherland

9780198835899
Paperback
May 2021

Oxford World's Classics

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, Caesar and Cleopatra

£10.99

George Bernard Shaw, Lawrence Switzky

9780198800712
Paperback
March 2021

Oxford World's Classics

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

£8.99

George Bernard Shaw, Brad Kent

9780198828853
Paperback
March 2021

Oxford World's Classics

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

£10.99

George Bernard Shaw, Matthew Yde

9780198809944
Paperback
February 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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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
January 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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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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Animal Farm

£8.99

George Orwell, David Dwan

9780198813736
Paperback
January 2021

Oxford World's Classics

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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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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Selected Essays

£7.99

George Orwell, Stefan Collini

9780198804178
Paperback
January 2021

Oxford World's Classics

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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A Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland and the Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides

£10.99

Samuel Johnson, James Boswell, Jack Lynch, Celia Barnes

9780198798743
Paperback
October 2020

Oxford World's Classics

Johnson's Journey to the Western Islands and Boswell's Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides form a natural pair for an OWC because both books, often read and taught alongside each other, focus on the Scottish highlands.

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The Duke's Children Complete: Extended edition

£12.99

Anthony Trollope, Steven Amarnick

9780198835875
Paperback
October 2020

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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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Wuthering Heights

£4.99

Emily Brontë, John Bugg

9780198834786
Paperback
September 2020

Oxford World's Classics

Wuthering Heights is one of the most famous love stories in the English language, and a potent tale of revenge. This new edition explores its extraordinary power and unique style and narrative structure, and includes a selection of poems by Emily Brontë.

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Doctor Pascal

£8.99

Émile Zola, Julie Rose, Brian Nelson

9780198746164
Paperback
August 2020

Oxford World's Classics

Doctor Pascal is the twentieth and final novel in Zola's great Rougon-Macquart series. Pascal Rougon has spent his life chronicling the hereditary patterns and illnesses of his family, using medicine to attempt cures, whilst his niece Clotilde places her faith in God.

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Anecdotes and Antidotes: A Medieval Arabic History of Physicians

£10.99

Ibn Abi Usaybi'ah, Henrietta Sharp Cockrell, Geert Jan van Gelder

9780198827924
Paperback
June 2020

Oxford World's Classics

Ibn Abi Usaybi'ah was a Syrian Arab physician of the 13th century who compiled a biographical encyclopedia of notable physicians, and scholars from the Greeks, Romans, Syriacs and Indians including Galen and Avicenna.

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The Essential Mòzǐ: Ethical, Political, and Dialectical Writings

£12.99

Mo Zi, Chris Fraser

9780198848103
Paperback
June 2020

Oxford World's Classics

An abridged translation of the influential classical Chinese text Mòzi covering the ethical and political writings and the dialectical texts.

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