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The woman in white —Collins, Wilkie, 1824-1889, author.

Walter Hartright's mysterious midnight encounter with the woman in white draws him into a vortex of crime, poison, kidnapping, & international intrigue. In this new edition, John Sutherland examines Collins's contributio...

Occasional, critical, and political writing —Joyce, James, 1882-1941.

"James Joyce's non-fictional writings address diverse issues: aesthetics, the functions of the press, censorship, Irish cultural history, England's literature and empire. This collection includes newspaper articles, revi...

The vicar of Wakefield —Goldsmith, Oliver, 1730?-1774, author.

'He loved all mankind; for fortune prevented him from knowing there were rascals.' Oliver Goldsmith's hugely successful novel of 1766 remained for generations one of the most highly regarded and beloved works of eighteen...

Ivanhoe —Scott, Walter, 1771-1832.

Banished from England for seeking to marry against his father's wishes, Ivanhoe joins Richard the Lion Heart on a crusade in the Holy Land. On his return, his passionate desire is to be reunited with the beautiful but fo...

Barchester Towers —Trollope, Anthony, 1815-1882.

Barchester Towers (1857) was the book that made Trollope's reputation and it remains his most popular and enjoyable novel. The arrival of a new bishop in Barchester sets the town in turmoil: who will come out on top in t...

The picture of Dorian Gray —Wilde, Oscar, 1854-1900.

The handsome appearance of dissolute, young Dorian Gray remains unchanged while the features in his portrait become distorted as his degeneration progresses.

Women in love —Lawrence, D. H. (David Herbert), 1885-1930.

Sisters Gudrun and Ursula Brangwen pursue thrilling, torrid affairs as well as more mature emotional relationships.

The flowers of evil —Baudelaire, Charles, 1821-1867.

The Flowers of Evil, which T.S. Eliot called the greatest example of modern poetry in any language, shocked the literary world of nineteenth century France with its outspoken portrayal of lesbian love, its linking sexual...

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