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Casting the Runes and Other Ghost Stories

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Author: 
M. R. James; Michael Cox
Pub date
Jan 2009
Series
Oxford World's Classics
This selection of 21 stories represents the best of James's work, and includes three stories which are not in the Collected Edition. *ABOUT THE SERIES: For over 100 years Oxford World's Classics has ... Read more

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Castle Rackrent

ISBN : 9780199537556

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¥2,849
Author: 
Maria Edgeworth; George Watson
Pages
176 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
128 x 196 mm
Pub date
Oct 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
During the 1790s, with Ireland in political crisis, Maria Edgeworth made a surprisingly rebellious choice: in Castle Rackrent, her first novel, she adopted an Irish Catholic voice to narrate the decli ... Read more

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Cecilia: Or Memoirs of an Heiress

ISBN : 9780199552382

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¥3,267
Author: 
Fanny Burney; Peter Sabor; Margaret Anne Doody
Pages
1056 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
129 x 196 mm
Pub date
Sep 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Cecilia is an heiress, but she can only keep her fortune if her husband will consent to take her surname. Fanny Burney's unusual love story and deft social satire was much admired on its first publica ... Read more

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Chance (Revised edition)

ISBN : 9780199549771

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¥2,035
Author: 
Joseph Conrad; Martin Ray
Pages
384 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
130 x 198 mm
Pub date
Jul 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
no consideration, no delicacy, no tenderness, no scruples should stand in the way of a woman ...from taking the shortest cut towards securing for herself the easiest possible existence' Chance(191 ... Read more

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Charles Dickens

ISBN : 9780198788164

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¥2,244
Author: 
Jenny Hartley
Pages
176 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
136 x 175 mm
Pub date
Oct 2016
Charles Dickens is credited with creating some of the world's best-known fictional characters, and is widely regarded as the greatest novelist of the Victorian age. Even before reading the works of Di ... Read more

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Charles Dickens and the Properties of Fiction: The Lodger World

ISBN : 9780198859116

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¥12,892
Author: 
Ushashi Dasgupta
Pages
320 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
May 2020
Series
Oxford English Monographs
When Dickens was nineteen years old, he wrote a poem for Maria Beadnell, the young woman he wished to marry. The poem imagined Maria as a welcoming landlady offering lodgings to let. Almost forty year ... Read more

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Charles Dickens's Networks: Public Transport and the Novel

ISBN : 9780199644193

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¥7,051
Author: 
Jonathan H. Grossman
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
146 x 223 mm
Pub date
Mar 2012
The same week in February 1836 that Charles Dickens was hired to write his first novel, The Pickwick Papers, the first railway line in London opened. Charles Dickens's Networks explores the rise of th ... Read more

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Charles Dickens's Networks: Public Transport and the Novel

ISBN : 9780199682164

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¥5,423
Author: 
Jonathan H. Grossman
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Oct 2013
The same week in February 1836 that Charles Dickens was hired to write his first novel, The Pickwick Papers, the first railway line in London opened. Charles Dickens's Networks explores the rise of th ... Read more

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Charles Williams and C.S.Lewis: Friends in Co-inherence

ISBN : 9780192845467

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¥18,414
Author: 
Paul Fiddes
Pages
432 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Oct 2021
This study of the literary relationship between Charles Williams and C. S. Lewis during the years 1936-1945 focuses on the theme of 'co-inherence' at the centre of their friendship. The idea of 'co-in ... Read more

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Collected Ghost Stories

ISBN : 9780199674893

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¥3,058
Author: 
M. R. James; Darryl Jones
Pages
512 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
137 x 196 mm
Pub date
Sep 2013
Series
Oxford World's Classics
The only one-volume edition to include all the published stories included in M. R. James's 1931 Collected Ghost Stories, plus three uncollected tales. Includes a lively introduction that exp ... Read more

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