Wheelers Books
Refine By
Publication Date
Fiction / Non-Fiction
    Age
      Format
        Extended Format
        Show Large Print:
        Category
          Publication Country
            Latest Additions
            Language
              Price
              -

              Books published by Alma Books Ltd

              Stock Availability: Sort by: View:

              Total 384 jump to: go ‹ previous12345...next ›
              Tess of the d'Ubervilles

              Tess of the d'Ubervilles (Paperback)

              By Hardy, Thomas

              • RRP: $14.99
              • $14.99
              • In Stock At Publisher

              Controversial when it was first published for challenging Victorian morals, Tess of the d'Urbervilles is here presented in a thoroughly edited and extensively annotated edition.

              ISBN 9781847494948
              Released NZ 21 Oct 2015
              Publisher Alma Books Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Evergreens
              Language (English)
              Availability
              In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
              View details for this title
              Sense and Sensibility
               

              Sense and Sensibility (Paperback)

              By Austen, Jane

              • RRP: $19.50
              • $17.88
              • Save $1.62
              • Internationally sourced

              Sense and Sensibility is famously characterised as the story of two Dashwood sisters who embody the conflict between the oppressive nature of 'civilised' society and the human desire for romantic passion.

              ISBN 9781847494849
              Released NZ 21 Oct 2015
              Publisher Alma Books Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Evergreens
              Language (English)
              Availability
              Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-14 working days
              View details for this title
              The Comic Romance
               

              The Comic Romance (Paperback, Annotated edition)

              By Scarron, Paul; Translated by Houis, Jacques

              • RRP: $29.99
              • $29.99
              • To Order/ Indent titles

              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
              Interest Age General Audience
              Language (English)
              Availability
              Indent title (sourced internationally), Allow 8-12 weeks due to Covid 19 freight delays
              View details for this title
              The Etruscan Vase and Other Stories
               

              The Etruscan Vase and Other Stories (Paperback)

              By Merimee, Prosper; Translated by Parmee, Douglas

              • RRP: $29.99
              • $29.99
              • To Order/ Indent titles

              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.
              Read more

              ISBN 9781847492098
              Released NZ 1 Feb 2012
              Publisher Alma Books Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
              Language (English)
              Availability
              Indent title (sourced internationally), Allow 8-12 weeks due to Covid 19 freight delays
              View details for this title
              Metamorphoses
               

              Metamorphoses (Paperback)

              By Ovid; Translated by Humphries, Rolfe

              • RRP: $39.99
              • $39.99
              • To Order/ Indent titles

              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
              Interest Age General Audience
              Availability
              Indent title (sourced internationally), Allow 8-12 weeks due to Covid 19 freight delays
              View details for this title
              Scottish Prose 1550-1700
               

              Scottish Prose 1550-1700 (Paperback)

              By Classics, Oneworld

              • RRP: $39.99
              • $39.99
              • To Order/ Indent titles

              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.
              Read more

              ISBN 9780714543666
              Released NZ 1 Apr 2010
              Publisher Alma Books Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
              Availability
              Indent title (sourced internationally), Allow 8-12 weeks due to Covid 19 freight delays
              View details for this title
              The Fantastic Tales of Fitz-James O'Brien
               

              The Fantastic Tales of Fitz-James O'Brien (Paperback)

              By O'Brien, Fitz-James

              • RRP: $24.99
              • $24.99
              • To Order/ Indent titles

              In the field of supernatural and fantastic literature, certain names come readily to mind - ETA Hoffmann, Edgar Allan Poe, HP Lovecraft - but the name of Fitz-James O'Brien has been unjustly overlooked and nearly forgotten since his premature death in 1862 during the American Civ...il War. This book presents O'Brien's stories.
              Read more

              ISBN 9780714543369
              Released NZ 1 Apr 2010
              Publisher Alma Books Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
              Availability
              Indent title (sourced internationally), Allow 8-12 weeks due to Covid 19 freight delays
              View details for this title
              Seven Expressionist Plays
               

              Seven Expressionist Plays (Paperback)

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

              • RRP: $36.99
              • $36.99
              • To Order/ Indent titles

              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
              Availability
              Indent title (sourced internationally), Allow 8-12 weeks due to Covid 19 freight delays
              View details for this title
              Secretum
               

              Secretum (Paperback)

              By Petrarch, Francesco; Translated by Nichols, J. G.

              • RRP: $22.99
              • $22.99
              • Temporarily out of stock

              Secretum - Petrarch's best-known work in Latin - is a fascinating and pioneering example of the autobiographical genre.

              ISBN 9781847494689
              Released NZ 15 Apr 2015
              Publisher Alma Books Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
              Language (English)
              Availability
              Title is temporarily out of stock
              View details for this title
              Dictionary of Received Ideas

              Dictionary of Received Ideas (Paperback)

              By Flaubert, Gustave

              • RRP: $16.99
              • $16.99
              • In Stock At Publisher

              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
              Availability
              In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
              View details for this title
              Total 384 jump to: go ‹ previous12345...next ›

              Index by Publisher Name