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              The Voyeur

              The Voyeur (Paperback)

              By Robbe-Grillet, Alain; Translated by Howard, Richard

              • $22.99

              When Mathias, a travelling watch salesman, returns after many years to the island of his birth, a young girl is found dead on the rocks. As Mathias makes an increasingly tense recapitulation of his movements on the day of the event, tiny details slowly and inexorably accumulate.

              ISBN 9780714548579
              Published 1 December 2018 by Alma Books Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Life in the Country

              Life in the Country (Paperback)

              By Verga, Giovanni; Translated by Nichols, J. G.

              • $14.99

              Also including the well-known stories `She-Wolf' and `Foxfur', A Life in the Country captures, in an objective, non-judgemental prose, the difficult conditions and personal struggles of the peasant class in his native Sicily at the turn of the twentieth century.

              ISBN 9781847497710
              Published 7 January 2019 by Alma Books Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series 101 Pages series - Alma Classics
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              The Grey Parrot and Other Stories

              The Grey Parrot and Other Stories (Paperback)

              By Jacobs, W. W.

              • $22.99

              This volume contains a careful selection of the very best stories from Jacobs's 150-strong repertory, and includes well-known standalone pieces such as `The Monkey's Paw', as well as accounts of raucous dockside dalliances and tightly woven tales of poacher Bob Petty's crimes aga ...

              ISBN 9781847497895
              Published 3 June 2019 by Alma Books Ltd
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              The Frozen Deep

              The Frozen Deep (Paperback)

              By Collins, Wilkie

              • $14.99

              Part of Alma Classics new series: 101 Pages, The Frozen Deep is an action-packed tale of vengeance and sacrifice based on an actual doomed mission to the Arctic captained by Sir John Franklin.

              ISBN 9781847497673
              Published 1 November 2018 by Alma Books Ltd
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              Series 101 Pages series - Alma Classics
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              Catastrophe and Other Stories

              Catastrophe and Other Stories (Paperback)

              By Buzzati, Dino; Translated by Landry, Judith

              • $16.99

              This volume brings together twenty of the best stories written by Dino Buzzati, author of the celebrated novel The Tartar Steppe and one of the most original voices in twentieth-century literature.

              ISBN 9781847497369
              Published 1 September 2018 by Alma Books Ltd
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              The Holy Man and Other Stories

              The Holy Man and Other Stories (Paperback)

              By Trocchi, Alexander

              • $22.99

              Written when the author of Cain's Book was at the height of his creative powers and enjoying an increasing reputation in avant-garde literary circles, `The Holy Man' is here presented with `A Being of Distances', `Peter Pierce' and `A Meeting', stories which similarly tackle them ...

              ISBN 9780714548470
              Published 5 August 2019 by Alma Books Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Calder Collection
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              The Portrait of Mr W.H.

              The Portrait of Mr W.H. (Paperback)

              By Wilde, Oscar

              • $18.99

              A fascinating exploration on the identity of the mysterious Mr W.H. to whom Shakespeare dedicated his Sonnets.

              ISBN 9781847497512
              Published 1 October 2018 by Alma Books Ltd
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              The Piazza Tales

              The Piazza Tales (Paperback)

              By Melville, Herman

              • $18.99

              This volume, first published in 1856, collects three of Melville's most important pieces of prose fiction: 'Bartleby, the Scrivener', `Benito Cereno' and `The Encantadas, or Enchanted Isles'. Also included in this volume are `The Lightning-Rod Man', `The Bell Tower' and a story w ...

              ISBN 9781847497222
              Published 1 November 2018 by Alma Books Ltd
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              The Diary of a Superfluous Man and Other Novellas
               

              The Diary of a Superfluous Man and Other Novellas (Paperback)

              By Turgenev, Ivan; Translated by Pursglove, Michael

              • $27.99

              The Diary of a Superfluous Man was initially censored by the authorities as some of its passages were deemed too critical of Russian society. This volume also includes two other masterly novellas from the same period, also touching on the theme of disappointed love: Asya and Firs ...

              ISBN 9781847497628
              Published 4 March 2019 by Alma Books Ltd
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              Apology for a Murder

              Apology for a Murder (Paperback)

              By De Medici, Lorenzino; Translated by Brown, Andrew

              • $16.99

              Famed for having killed his cousin Alessandro, the Duke of Florence, in 1537, but also for writing accomplished literary works, including a comedy and several poems, Lorenzino de' Medici remains one of the most enigmatic figures of Italian literature. In his masterpiece, Apology ...

              ISBN 9781847497925
              Published 3 June 2019 by Alma Books Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Alma Classics 101 Pages series
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