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              The Turn of the Screw
               

              The Turn of the Screw (Paperback)

              By James, Henry

              • RRP: $17.50
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              Henry James's masterpiece, and widely considered to be the greatest ghost story ever written, The Turn of the Screw remains the apogee of suspenseful, haunting writing in the English language. This new edition of The Turn of the Screw offers students the definitive text and exten...sive appendices
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              ISBN 9781847498298
              Released NZ 24 Sep 2020
              Publisher Alma Books Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Alma Classics Evergreens
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              Jane Eyre

              Jane Eyre (Paperback)

              By Bronte, Charlotte

              • RRP: $14.99
              • $14.99
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              Part of Alma Classics Evergreen series at GBP4.99, this edition pictures and section on Bronte's life and works. With characters that are as unforgettable as the story they enact, and a striking use of language that amazed the readers of the day, Jane Eyre ranks among the most in...fluential English novels ever written.
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              ISBN 9781847493736
              Released NZ 27 Aug 2014
              Publisher Alma Books Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Evergreens
              Language (English)
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              Monday or Tuesday

              Monday or Tuesday (Paperback)

              By Woolf, Virginia

              • RRP: $24.99
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              Originally hand-printed at her Hogarth Press in Richmond, Monday or Tuesday is the only collection of short stories that Virginia Woolf published during her lifetime, providing a fascinating insight into the early stages of development of themes that would blossom in her later ma...sterpieces.
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              ISBN 9781847493477
              Released NZ 1 Apr 2014
              Publisher Alma Books Ltd
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              Language (English)
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              The Comic Romance
               

              The Comic Romance (Paperback, Annotated edition)

              By Scarron, Paul; Translated by Houis, Jacques

              • RRP: $29.99
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              A milestone of picaresque literature, The Comic Romance spawned countless imitations in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, and was championed in the nineteenth century by eminent literary figures such as Theophile Gautier and Gerard de Nerval.

              ISBN 9781847492203
              Released NZ 1 Aug 2012
              Publisher Alma Books Ltd
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              The Etruscan Vase and Other Stories
               

              The Etruscan Vase and Other Stories (Paperback)

              By Merimee, Prosper; Translated by Parmee, Douglas

              • RRP: $29.99
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              A classic piece of French short fiction, 'The Etruscan Vase' is here presented alongside three other stories: 'The Vision of Charles XI', a dark tale of premonition set in the Swedish royal palace, 'Tamango', an account of a slave-ship revolt and 'The Blue Room', a supernatural f...arce and one of Merimee's final works.
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              ISBN 9781847492098
              Released NZ 1 Feb 2012
              Publisher Alma Books Ltd
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              Language (English)
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              Metamorphoses
               

              Metamorphoses (Paperback)

              By Ovid; Translated by Humphries, Rolfe

              • RRP: $39.99
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              One of the greatest and most influential texts of antiquity, The Metamorphoses is regarded as Ovid's highest poetical achievement. Presenting a translation of the original's hexameters, this title shows a definite kinship for Ovid's swift and colloquial language.

              ISBN 9780714543314
              Released NZ 1 Apr 2010
              Publisher Alma Books Ltd
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              Scottish Prose 1550-1700
               

              Scottish Prose 1550-1700 (Paperback)

              By Classics, Oneworld

              • RRP: $39.99
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              An anthology that contains writings from some of well-known figures such as John Knox and James VI through to the many lesser-known authors who flourished towards the end of the seventeenth century. It offers a cross-section of Scottish thought during the crucial years of the Ref...ormation.
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              ISBN 9780714543666
              Released NZ 1 Apr 2010
              Publisher Alma Books Ltd
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              Seven Expressionist Plays
               

              Seven Expressionist Plays (Paperback)

              Translated by Ritchie, J. M.; Garten, A. F.

              • RRP: $36.99
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              Contains seven plays, written between 1906 and 1926, which demonstrate the basic forms, tenets and preoccupations of German Expressionist drama, which has been described as the forerunner of Absurdist theatre and is characterized by both visual and verbal violence.

              ISBN 9780714543437
              Released NZ 1 Mar 2010
              Publisher Alma Books Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Calder Collection
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              Dictionary of Received Ideas

              Dictionary of Received Ideas (Paperback)

              By Flaubert, Gustave

              • RRP: $16.99
              • $16.99
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              A playful look at nineteenth-century values and talking points, this dictionary will provide enduring entertainment and prove relevant even today.

              ISBN 9781847496836
              Released NZ 1 Feb 2017
              Publisher Alma Books Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Quirky Classics
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              The Sandman

              The Sandman (Paperback)

              By Hoffmann, E. T. A.; Translated by Moncrieff, Christopher

              • RRP: $21.99
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              First published in 1816, this classic of German Gothic fiction has enthralled generations ever since, and has spawned countless interpretations by critics intrigued by it powerful symbolism. Sigmund Freud famously examined the novella in relation to his concept of the uncanny , a...nd extracts from this analysis are included in this volume.
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              ISBN 9781847493279
              Released NZ 1 Nov 2013
              Publisher Alma Books Ltd
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              Language (English)
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