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              Books in the Hesperus Classics series

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              The School of Whoredom
               

              The School of Whoredom (Paperback, Unabridged edition)

              By Aretino, Pietro; Foreword by Bailey, Paul

              • $19.99

              Ingeniously subverting the Greek literary form, Aretino here presents a dialogue - not of profound philosophical thought - but of the art of prostitution.

              ISBN 9781843910367
              Published 1 March 2003 by Hesperus Press Ltd
              Interest Age 13+ years
              Series Hesperus Classics
              Language (English)
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              The Tragedy of the Korosko
               

              The Tragedy of the Korosko (Paperback, New title)

              By Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan; Foreword by Robinson, Tony

              • $19.99

              An unusual story of East meets West, Conan Doyle's The Tragedy of the Korosko, describes mayhem and madness in the Arabian desert. When a select party of American and English tourists board the Korosko in search of Eastern magic, they are ill prepared for what is to follow. Taken ...

              ISBN 9781843910398
              Published 1 March 2003 by Hesperus Press Ltd
              Interest Age 16+ years
              Series Hesperus Classics
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              The Portrait of Mr.W.H.
                

              The Portrait of Mr.W.H. (Paperback, Unique complete ed)

              By Wilde, Oscar; Foreword by Ackroyd, Peter

              • $19.99

              Fascinated by the identity of the mysterious Mr W.H. to whom Shakespeare dedicated his sonnets, Oscar Wilde determined to prove to the world that it was in fact a gentleman by the name of Will Hughes.

              ISBN 9781843910312
              Published 1 February 2003 by Hesperus Press Ltd
              Interest Age 13+ years
              Series Hesperus Classics
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              Rappaccini's Daughter
               

              Rappaccini's Daughter (Paperback, New title)

              By Hawthorne, Nathaniel; Foreword by Schama, Simon, CBE

              Part fairy tale, part Gothic horror story, Hawthorne's 'Rappaccini's Daughter' is an inspired fiction of creation and control, with many biblical and Miltonic echoes.

              ISBN 9781843910350
              Published 1 March 2003 by Hesperus Press Ltd
              Interest Age 13+ years
              Series Hesperus Classics
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              The Duel
                

              The Duel (Paperback, New title)

              By Casanova, Giacomo; Translated by Nichols, J. G.; Foreword by Parks, T.

              • Imp. $22.99
              • $18.39
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              One of the few works written in Casanova's native Italian, The Duel is an important example of the infamous lothario's vivid prose and inimitable style. Having escaped from the infamous Piombi Prison in Venice, Casanova became an exile, travelling through Western Europe and being ...

              ISBN 9781843910329
              Published 1 February 2003 by Publishers Distribution Ltd
              Interest Age 13+ years
              Series Hesperus Classics
              Language (English)
              This title is not currently available locally but showing available from overseas supplier on backorder – please allow 4-8 weeks for delivery.
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              Love and Friendship
                

              Love and Friendship (Paperback, only single volume ed)

              By Austen, Jane; Foreword by Weldon, Fay

              • $33.99

              A single-volume edition of this dramatic early novella which is an unknown work for Jane Austen's many fans.

              ISBN 9781843910602
              Published 29 August 2003 by Hesperus Press Ltd
              Interest Age 16+ years
              Series Hesperus Classics
              This title is no longer available locally, but in stock internationally – usually ships 2-3 weeks.
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