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Epic into Novel: Henry Fielding, Scriblerian Satire, and the Consumption of Classical Literature

ISBN : 9780198833963

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¥4,565
Author: 
Henry Power
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
138 x 138 mm
Pub date
Nov 2019
Epic into Novel examines an unexplored tension in Fielding's work: the tension between his commitment to the classical tradition and his immersion in a print culture in which books were regarded as co ... Read more

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Epic into Novel: Henry Fielding, Scriblerian Satire, and the Consumption of Classical Literature

ISBN : 9780198723875

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¥12,969
Author: 
Henry Power
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
146 x 223 mm
Pub date
Mar 2015
Epic into Novel looks at Henry Fielding's adaptation of classical epic in the context of what he called the 'Trade of ...authoring'. Fielding was always keen to stress that his novels were modelled on ... Read more

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Esther Waters

ISBN : 9780199583010

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¥1,826
Author: 
George Moore
Pages
384 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
143 x 196 mm
Pub date
Oct 2012
Series
Oxford World's Classics
I daresay I shall get through my trouble somehow.' Esther Waters is a young, working-class woman with strong religious beliefs who takes a position as a kitchen-maid at a horse-racing estate. She ... Read more

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Evelina: Or The History of a Young Lady's Entrance into the World

ISBN : 9780199536931

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¥1,639
Author: 
Frances Burney; Edward A. Bloom
Pages
512 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
126 x 195 mm
Pub date
Aug 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Lord Orville did me the honour to hand me to the coach, talking all the way of the honour I had done him! O these fashionable people!' Frances Burney's first and most enduringly popular novel is ... Read more

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Far from the Madding Crowd

ISBN : 9780199537013

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¥1,276
Author: 
Thomas Hardy; Suzanne B. Falck-Yi
Pages
496 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
130 x 195 mm
Pub date
Aug 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
I shall do one thing in this life - one thing for certain - that is, love you, and long for you, and keep wanting you till I die.' Gabriel Oak is only one of three suitors for the hand of the beauti ... Read more

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Finnegans Wake

ISBN : 9780199695157

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¥2,376
Author: 
James Joyce; Robbert-Jan Henkes; Erik Bindervoet; Finn Fordham
Pages
720 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
130 x 195 mm
Pub date
Jun 2012
Series
Oxford World's Classics
And low, stole o'er the stillness the heartbeats of sleep' In Chapelizod, a suburb of Dublin, an innkeeper and his family are sleeping. Around them and their dreams there swirls a vortex of world ... Read more

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Framley Parsonage: The Chronicles of Barsetshire

ISBN : 9780199663156

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¥1,826
Author: 
Anthony Trollope; Katherine Mullin; Francis O'Gorman
Pages
528 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
130 x 196 mm
Pub date
Nov 2014
Series
Oxford World's Classics
The fact is, Mark, that you and I cannot conceive the depth of fraud in such a man as that.' The Reverend Mark Robarts makes a mistake. Drawn into a social set at odds with his clerical responsib ... Read more

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Frankenstein: Or The Modern Prometheus

ISBN : 9780199537167

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¥1,089
Author: 
Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley; M. K. Joseph
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
130 x 195 mm
Pub date
Aug 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Shelley's suspenseful and intellectually rich gothic tale confronts some of the most important and enduring themes in all of literture—the power of human imagination, the potential hubris of scienc ... Read more

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Frankenstein: Or The Modern Prometheus - The 1818 Text

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Author: 
Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley; Marilyn Butler
Pub date
Aug 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
'Life and death appeared to me ideal bounds, which I should first break through, and pour a torrent of light into our dark world.'    Frankenstein was Mary Shelley's immensely powerfu ... Read more

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Frankenstein: or `The Modern Prometheus': The 1818 Text

ISBN : 9780198814047

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¥2,739
Author: 
Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley; Nick Groom
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
135 x 216 mm
Pub date
Apr 2018
Series
Oxford World's Classics Hardbacks
A new edition of Mary Shelley's immensely powerful and iconic Gothic novel. An epic parable warning against the threats to humanity posed by accelerating technological progress. Nick Groom's fa ... Read more

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