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              The Warden

              The Warden (Paperback)

              By Trollope, Anthony; Notes by Gilmour, Robin

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              When John Bold decides to challenge corruption in the Church of England he sets the whole town of Barchester ablaze with the consequences. This book is the study of conflicting loyalties and principles in a cathedral city where the gentle warden becomes an unwilling focus of nati ...

              ISBN 9780140432145
              Published 29 March 1984 by Penguin
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              Pudd'nhead Wilson
               

              Pudd'nhead Wilson (Paperback, New impression)

              By Twain, Mark; Edited by Bradbury, Malcolm

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              A slave secretly swaps her son for her master's son. The two boys live in a quiet Missouri town until one goes to university. But then a strange sequence of events begins, one in which the derisively-named Pudd'nhead Wilson plays a key role in sorting out this darkly ironic injus ...

              ISBN 9780140430400
              Published 25 March 2004 by Penguin
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              Three Restoration Comedies
               

              Three Restoration Comedies (Paperback, New edition)

              By Etherege, Sir George; Wycherley, William; Congreve, William; Edited by Salgado, Gamini

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              The three plays collected here mirror the era after King Charles II. In Etherege's The Man of Mode , Dorimant meets his match. In Wycherley's The Country Wife , Horner fakes impotence to fool husbands into giving him access to their wives. In Congreve's Love for Love , the Valent ...

              ISBN 9780140430271
              Published 24 November 2005 by Penguin
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              The Way of All Flesh
               

              The Way of All Flesh (Paperback, New impression)

              By Butler, Samuel; Edited by Cochrane, James; Introduction by Hoggart, Richard

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              Throws a subversive brick at the smug face of Victorian domesticity. Published in 1903, a year after Butler's death, this novel is a thinly disguised account of his own childhood and youth 'in the bosom of a Christian family'.

              ISBN 9780140430127
              Published 23 February 2006 by Penguin
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              The History of England
               

              The History of England (Paperback)

              By Macaulay, Baron Thomas Babington; Introduction by Trevor-Roper, Hugh

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              Begins with the Glorious Revolution of 1688 and concludes at the end of the reign of William III in 1702. This book presents a time of deep struggle throughout Britain and Ireland in vivid prose. It offers a gripping narrative, and draws on a wide range of sources including histo ...

              ISBN 9780140431339
              Published 1 October 1979 by Penguin
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              The Countess of Pembroke's Arcadia
               

              The Countess of Pembroke's Arcadia (Paperback)

              By Sidney, Sir Philip; Edited by Evans, Maurice

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              Basilus, a foolish old Duke, consults an oracle, but he is less than pleased with what he learns. To escape the oracle's horrific prophecies, he withdraws into pastoral retreat with his wife and two daughters. When a pair of princes fall in love with the princesses and adopt disg ...

              ISBN 9780140431117
              Published 29 September 1977 by Penguin
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              Can You Forgive Her?

              Can You Forgive Her? (Paperback, New edition)

              By Trollope, Anthony; Edited by Wall, Stephen

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              This text initiates the series of six Palliser novels in which Anthony Trollope reached the height of his literary powers.

              ISBN 9780140430868
              Published 27 June 1974 by Penguin
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              The Vicar of Wakefield

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              By Goldsmith, Oliver; Introduction by Coote, Stephen

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              When Dr Primrose loses his fortune in a disastrous investment, his idyllic life in the country is shattered and he is forced to move with his wife and six children to an impoverished living on the estate of Squire Thornhill.

              ISBN 9780140431599
              Published 25 March 1982 by Penguin
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              Voyages and Discoveries
                

              Voyages and Discoveries (Paperback)

              By Hakluyt, Richard; Edited by Beeching, Jack

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              Describes an astonishing era in which the English grew rapidly aware of the sheer size and strangeness of their world. It features the journeys of renowned adventurers with descriptions by other explorers and traders to reveal a nation beginning to dominate the seas, and is inten ...

              ISBN 9780140430738
              Published 28 October 1982 by Penguin
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              Reflections on the Revolution in France
               

              Reflections on the Revolution in France (Paperback)

              By Burke, Edmund; Edited by O'Brien, Conor Cruise

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              Burke was no mere unthinking reactionary. Rather, as Conor Cruise O'Brien shows in his introduction, he was an Irishman with a good deal of smypathy for the revolutionary Catholic cause - a latent sympathy which, paradoxically, may explain some of the power of this work.

              ISBN 9780140432046
              Published 30 September 1982 by Penguin
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